Posted Oct. 27, 2015, 2:58 p.m.
It's strange that, while numerous memories have vanished from my mind over the years, I can still remember where I was when I learned of ... read more
Posted March 3, 2015, 1:12 p.m.
Placeholder are streaming their cover of Nirvana's "On a Plain," which appears as the digital bonus song on their recent Escapist Records split with Sleeping ... read more
Posted Oct. 29, 2013, 2:16 a.m.
It’s easy to read a posthumous reissue as a mining of a band’s demos and outtakes. Nirvana saw the deluxe treatment of Nevermind a few years back ... read more
Posted Oct. 29, 2013, 2:13 a.m.
Some anniversary reissues are like tapas. Small, manageable servings of exactly what you want and you wind up leaving utterly satisfied. Others are like going ... read more
Posted Oct. 27, 2013, 9:27 a.m.
16 Toronto bands have teamed up to release Milkin' It on Hand Drawn Dracula. The record is a tribute to the now 20 years-old In Utero ... read more
Posted July 11, 2013, 8:43 p.m.
A promo clip for Nirvana's In Utero has been released via YouTube to promote the third studio record from Nirvana's upcoming 20th anniversary this September. A special deluxe re-issue is in the works. In the meantime, enjoy the old clip: read more
Posted Oct. 22, 2009, 10:01 a.m.
FuseTV will be premiering Nirvana's Live at Reading on November 2nd at 11:00 PM EST. The release is due out in stores on November 3rd. read more
Posted Oct. 19, 2009, 2:13 p.m.
Sub Pop Records has posted a re-mastered version of Nirvana's "About a Girl" online here. The song is taken from the 20th anniversary edition of Bleach, which is due out November 3rd. read more
Posted Oct. 9, 2009, 12:05 p.m.
Nirvana will release their 1992 performance at Reading Festival on DVD in November. The DVD, Nirvana Live At Reading, will mark the first time the performance will be made available to the public. Video of the band playing the song "School" can be viewed online here. The tracklisting to the ... read more
Posted Aug. 14, 2009, 12:14 p.m.
Nirvana's Bleach will be getting a 20th anniversary reissue/deluxe edition on November 3rd through Sub Pop Records. The album, Nirvana's debut full-length, will be remastered and available as both a CD and 2xLP. The release will include a never-before-released live performance, special packaging, and the first run of the double-LP ... read more
Posted April 27, 2009, 9:15 a.m.
Nirvana's 1992 performance at England's Reading Festival will see a release on DVD just in time for the holidays. Live at Reading is slated for a November release and is expected to feature some never-before-seen footage. read more
Posted Nov. 6, 2008, 10:23 a.m.
Nirvana will see yet another restrospective book released on January 5th of next year via Rock Reader Books. The book, titled The Nirvana Reader: 1988 - 1992, focuses on the band's formation and early years. Source: Punknews read more
Posted Dec. 13, 2007, 4:23 p.m.
At the risk of sounding like a filthy hippie droning on about the sixties and how you had to be there to understand it, the ... read more
Posted Oct. 4, 2007, 8:45 p.m.
These Arms are Snakes recently tracked a cover of Nirvana's "Heart Shaped Box" for an upcoming Nirvana tribute album titled In Utero, due out via Robotic Empire Records. The band had this to say on the matter: We have agreed to take part in a tribute to Nirvana's "In Utero" ... read more
Posted Dec. 30, 2005, 7:44 a.m.
According to NME, a currently untitled Nirvana documentary is in the works and set to be screened at various film festivals next autumn. So what makes this one so special? ...in a unique twist [Kurt Cobain] will narrate the film, with producers using more than 25 hours of interview tapes ... read more
Posted Dec. 27, 2004, 2:47 a.m.
It's been a turbulent week for your favourite webzine. Monday 20th December, a crazy internet worm (read: virus, for the simple-minded) took SPB off the air. It got in through a sneaky security hole in phpBB, our forum software. From there, it then replaced the content of every single page ... read more
Posted Nov. 12, 2004, 11:34 a.m.
A brand new Slapshot mp3 entitled "Relight the Fire" can be downloaded HERE. The song is off their upcoming Thorp Records release, Tear it Down, which will be out Febuary 15th, 2005. read more
Posted Oct. 14, 2004, 1:40 p.m.
An official release date for the Nirvana box set, With the Lights Out, has been set for November 23rd. In addition more details about the release have surfaced. The four-disc set will feature 81 tracks of those tracks 68 are previously unreleased recordings made up from rehearsals, outtakes, and home ... read more
Posted Sept. 6, 2004, 11:23 a.m.
A three-CD boxed set will be released by Universal Records this coming November. The box-set, unlike the its 2002 predecessor is set to feature a slew of unreleased recordings. In addition, a limited number of copies will include a bonus DVD, which is said to contain footage of the band ... read more
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