Tag Archives: Grunge

Elliott Smith – Coming Up Roses (Music Video)

            A native of Portland, OR, Smith began writing and recording his first songs at age 14, later becoming a fixture of the city’s thriving music scene; as a member of the band Heatmiser, he debuted in 1993 with the LP Dead Air, issuing his first solo effort Roman Candle […]

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Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun (Music Video)

“Black Hole Sun” is a song by the American rock band Soundgarden. Written by frontman Chris Cornell, “Black Hole Sun” was released in 1994 as the third single from the band’s fourth studio albumSuperunknown (1994). It is arguably the band’s most recognizable and most popular song, and remains a well known song from the 1990s. The song topped […]

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The Gits – Sign of The Crab (Music Video)

The Gits 27 June 1993 Jabberjaw Los Angeles CA (The Gits’ last show) Setlist of the night: Slaughter of Bruce / Insecurities / While You’re Twisting, I’m Still Breathing / Seaweed / Beauty of the Rose / Absynthe / Whirlwind / Guilt Within Your Head / New Fast One / Sign of the Crab / […]

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Nirvana – Live At The Paramount

Live at the Paramount is a live video by the grunge band Nirvana released in 2011. It was released on DVD and Blu-ray Disc as part of the 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind album. It showcases a live performance at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle from October 31, 1991. The footage is taken from the only Nirvana show ever to be shot on 16 mm film. The Blu-ray features […]

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Pearl Jam – Alive (Music Video)

“Alive” is a song by the American rock band Pearl Jam. “Alive” was Pearl Jam’s first single, and appeared on the band’s debut album, Ten (1991). Written by guitarist Stone Gossard, “Alive” originated as an instrumental titled “Dollar Short” and was included on a demo tape circulated in hopes of finding a singer for the […]

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Helmet – Bad Mood

Strap It On is the first album by Helmet. Originally released in 1990 through Amphetamine Reptile Records, it was subsequently rereleased by Interscope in November 1991. Critics considered the album innovative for its explosive, propulsive, and often staccato riff style which greatly exploited drop D tuning. It has since become a cult classic in the […]

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Foo Fighters – Walk

“Walk” is the eleventh and last track and the second single from American rock band Foo Fighters‘ seventh studio album Wasting Light. It was written by Dave Grohl and co-produced by Butch Vig. The song can be heard in the background of the bar scene and in the closing credits in the movie Thor. The […]

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Everclear – Santa Monica

“Santa Monica” is a rock song by the band Everclear, from their 1995 album Sparkle and Fade. The song was written by the band’s lead singer, Art Alexakis. Following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the song was placed on the list of post-9/11 inappropriate titles distributed by Clear Channel. Though not officially released […]

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Everclear – Heroin Girl

“Heroin Girl” is a rock song by the band Everclear from their 1995 album Sparkle and Fade. This song is generally agreed to be about lead singer, Art Alexakis’s girlfriend and brother overdosing on heroin; he heard the policeman say “Just another overdose” about his brother’s death, a lyric used in the song. Sparkle and […]

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Coffin Break – Our World Now

Coffin Break Origin Seattle, Washington Genres Hardcore punk Years active 1987–1993 Labels C/Z Records Epitaph Records Coffin Break was a hardcore punk band from Seattle, Washington. History Coffin Break was formed in Seattle in the late 1980s, during the time that grunge was beginning to catch on; however, the group eschewed the nascent alternative sound, […]

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Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit (Music Video)

“Smells Like Teen Spirit” is a song by the American rock band Nirvana. It is the opening track and lead single from the band’s second album, Nevermind (1991), released on DGC Records. Written by Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic, and Dave Grohl and produced by Butch Vig, the song uses a verse-chorus form where the main […]

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Nirvana – Sliver

“Sliver” is a song by American grunge band Nirvana. It was originally released as a single in 1990 by Sub Pop. DGC re-released the song to radio to support the release of Incesticide in 1992, resulting in significant airplay. A live performance is included on the 1992 “In Bloom” single, another live performance can be […]

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Alice In Chains – Man In The Box

“Man in the Box” is a single by the rock group Alice in Chains. It was released as a single in 1991 after being featured on the group’s debut full-length album Facelift (1990). The song was included on the compilation albums Nothing Safe: Best of the Box (1999), Music Bank (1999), Greatest Hits (2001), and […]

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Afghan Whigs -You My Flower

Up in It is the second album by the band The Afghan Whigs and their first released after the band signed to Sub Pop. The cassette version did not have any songs from the Big Top Halloween album like the CD release, but included the song “Now We Can Begin” not found on the CD). […]

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