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Kim Gordon Talks Nirvana's 'Nevermind' & the Rise of Grunge in New Interview

Kim Gordon, formerly of Sonic Youth, is talking the rise of grunge and pivotal album Nevermind in a new interview. Nevermind was released 25 years ago this month and Gordon is also reminiscing on her time touring with Nirvana in the summer of 1991. ...

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon Not Actually Attacked by Coyote at LA Whole Foods

Last week, Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth was reportedly bitten by a coyote at a Los Angeles-area Whole Foods Market. Alas, the information turned out to be completely false, posted by a spoof Instagram account disguised as the health food grocery chain.

Peaches to Drop All-Female ‘Rub’ Remixes LP, Shares Maya Jane Coles’ “Close Up” Remix [LISTEN]

Nocturnal Sunshine, Maya Jane Coles' alias for her bassier, dubstep-esque project, just dropped a dark, deep remix of "Close Up," Peaches' collaboration with Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon off the Canadian electro pop star's 2015 LP, Rub. The new track is ...

Dinosaur Jr. Perform With Kurt Vile, Fred Armisen and Kim Gordon at Bowery Ballroom NYC

Dinosaur Jr. is in the midst of a seven-night run of shows at New York City's Bowery Ballroom, in which the band is performing tons of songs from its extensive catalog and bringing on special guests including Kurt Vile, Fred Armisen and Lee Ronaldo.

Kurt Vile Shares Details on 'b'lieve i'm goin down...' & Video for "Pretty Pimpin"

Philly rocker Kurt Vile recently unveiled the title to his follow up to Wakin On A Pretty Daze. Set to be his sixth studio album to date, b'lieve I'm goin down..., will be "dark," featuring tracks that posses "a little sad, and a little love." With a ...

Female-Fronted Fest Burger-A-Go-Go Features Kim Gordon, Kathleen Hanna and More

Left Coast indie label Burger Records announced the line up for their second annual all-female-fronted music festival Burger-A-Go-Go earlier this week. Scheduled for September 5th, the now annual event is set to take place at Santa Anna Observatory, ...

Sonic Youth Announce 'Bad Moon Rising' Reissue with Four Bonus Tracks

Sonic Youth has announced a deluxe reissue of its 1985 sophomore album, Bad Moon Rising. The reissue will include bonus tracks in honor of the album's 30th anniversary. The re-release follows previous reissues of Daydream Nation and The Whitey Album ...

Kim Gordon Memoir 'Girl in a Band' Slams Lana Del Rey Over Feminism, Early Death Wishes

Kim Gordon's memoir Girl in a Band isn't even released yet, and the book is already making headlines. The Sonic Youth singer/guitarist is throwing out her thoughts on everyone from Courntey Love to ex-husband Thurston Moore, and she even targets one ...

Kim Gordon Book Tour to Feature Carrie Brownstein, Aimee Mann, Others [SCHEDULE]

Kim Gordon is one of rock's all-time greatest leading ladies. The former Sonic Youth frontwoman has a new book out Feb. 24, and it's appropriately titled Girl in a Band.

Dave Grohl: Lorde's 'Royals' Is a 'Revolution in a Sea of Bulls--t,' Foo Fighters Frontman Slams Pop Music

Dave Grohl established that he was a fan of Lorde earlier this year, and he even invited the New Zealand singer to perform with Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in April. The Foo Fighters frontman continued to praise the ...

Kim Gordon's 'Girl in a Band' Memoir Gets Cover and Release Date, Chronicles Sonic Youth Member's Life [PHOTO]

Pitchfork reports that "Girl in a Band," the long-awaited memoir by Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon, has been given a release date and cover artwork. The book will be released Feb. 24, 2015, through Dey Street Books, an imprint of HarperCollins.

Cat Power, Yoko Ono, Pussy Riot, Courtney Love: Musicians Unite To Back School of Doodle, A Free Online High School For Imagination

Last week, famous musicians including Cat Power, Yoko Ono, Pussy Riot, Courtney Love, Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth) and Sia united with likeminded creative thinkers and artists to back a new project called School of Doodle.

7 Bands With More Than One Lead Singer: The B-52's, Fleetwood Mac, And More

When pinpointing a band's most famous member, you usually can't go wrong by choosing the lead singer. But what if the band doesn't have a lead singer? If a band has more than one songwriter, it typically has more than one lead singer, too. Here are ...

8 Things I Learned From Watching The 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Even though the 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place over a month ago, most people couldn't see the ceremony until it aired on HBO last night. Here are 8 things I learned from watching the ceremony.

8 Songs Written About Other Musicians: Nirvana, Nick Cave, and more

A vast majority of musicians write about things that they either love or hate, whether it means certain places, politics, or even other musicians. Here are eight songs written about other musicians.

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