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Courtney Love ‘Not Amused’ By Paul McCartney + Nirvana Collaboration

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There's no doubt that the Paul McCartney-Nirvana member collaboration on 'Cut Me Some Slack' was one of the highlights of the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy benefit concert, but not everyone is happy about the pairing. Kurt Cobain's widow, Courtney Love, tells TMZ that she was "not amused" after hearing the news.

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Paul McCartney + Nirvana Members Rock Out With New Song at 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy Benefit

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The day's worst kept secret came to fruition about midway through Paul McCartney's 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy benefit performance as his regular band exited the stage and the onetime Beatle found himself backed by the living members of Nirvana -- drummer Dave Grohl, guitarist Pat Smear and bassist Krist Novoselic -- for a brand new song called 'Cut Me Some Slack.'

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Paul McCartney Rumored to Lead Nirvana Reunion at 12-12-12 Concert

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Tonight's (Dec. 12) 12-12-12 concert is already the most star-studded music event of the year -- and, given that all proceeds are going to Hurricane Sandy relief, also one of the most altruistic. Now, according to reports, it'll also play host to a truly unforgettable rock reunion.

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Worst Rock Tattoos: Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain

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Oh well, whatever, never mind, indeed! This tattooed homage to the late Kurt Cobain could benefit from being on a fleshier arm or a more filled-out body part.

The tossled hair, the blue eyes, the scruffy week-old bear

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Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic Hit The Studio With Nirvana Producer Butch Vig

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You can never go home again. But you can go back into the studio with the tried and true producer from your glory days, provided you are Dave Grohl and Krist Novocelic. Butch Vig, the man behind the board on their  landmark Nirvana album 'Nevermind' recently hit that Twitter thing saying “The last 24 hours have been surreal! Had a great gig at the El Rey last night, and spent today recording with Dave, Krist and special guest!”

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Courtney Love Says the Muppets ‘Raped’ Kurt Cobain’s Memory

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Courtney Love, who seems to lack that invisible barrier most us have between what we think and what we say, has gone on record with another gem: she claims Disney and the Muppets "raped" Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's memory by featuring 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' in last year's movie, 'The Muppets.'

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Kurt Cobain’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Vocals: Isolated

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Kurt Cobain's searing voice was an integral part of Nirvana's sound -- and isolated audio of the late frontman's vocal track on their signature song, 'Smells Like Teen Spirit,' proves just how true that was.

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Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ to Get ‘Muppets’ Treatment

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The latest 'Muppets' movie is out Nov. 23 and the more we learn about the soundtrack, the more we like, especially the fact that Kermit and friends are going to cover Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit!'

'Flight of the Conchords' member Bret McKenzie wrote four original songs, which will also no doubt be awesome, especially when sung by film stars Jason Segel, Amy Adams and Chris Cooper.

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Courtney Love Says She Would Kill Kurt Cobain If He Were Alive Today

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Courtney Love has spoken out about her late husband, Kurt Cobain, in a tirade published in the latest issue of Vanity Fair magazine. When asked by contributing editor Nancy Jo Sales whether she was still mad at the late Nirvana singer over his 1994 suicide,

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Kurt Cobain’s Daughter Frances Bean Purchases Los Angeles Home for $1.8 Million

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Frances Bean Cobain is no longer on the (housing) market. The only child of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and his widow, Courtney Love, has reportedly dropped just north of $1.8 million on a four-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath home in Los Angeles.

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