27 years ago today the seminal band made their classic formation live debut at North Shore Surf Club in Olympia, Washington
From classic-rock squabbles to hip-hop diss tracks and social media wars, here are the ridiculous, rancorous conflicts that have held us rapt
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Early, untimely deaths – and the questions and legacies left behind – from Janis Joplin to Elvis Presley to Whitney Houston to Chris Cornell
View comics, paintings and sketches by the late icon, including the piece seen on the 'Incesticide' cover
Band performs unplugged "If You Must" and "Paper Cuts" in unearthed clip from 1988
Two paintings and Cobain's notebooks to feature at United Talent Agency Artist Space showcase in August
Here's a complete show from the tour in support of 'Bleach,' which hit record stores 28 years ago on this very day
From Led Zeppelin's U.S. debut to Jay Z and Kanye West's 'Watch the Throne' spectacle, and beyond
Since 1967, we've been covering the best artists in rock & roll – here's a look at some of our favorite portraits
Nirvana singer is crucified next to sax-weilding Bill Clinton, 'Garfield' character John in insane clip for 'Pure Comedy' track
Virginia Hanlon Grohl's 'From Cradle to Stage' spotlights the women who raised Miranda Lambert, Rush's Geddy Lee, Beastie Boys' Mike D and more
From Nirvana to Queen, we rank the 25 greatest musical performances in the history of 'Saturday Night Live'
Smashing Pumpkins singer notes that breakthrough from rough period inspired hit song "Today"
See where several B-sides, rarities and deep album cuts fall on the list