25 years ago, Kurt Cobain introduced America to grunge as band played burgeoning anthem "Smells Like Teen Spirit"
N.W.A's 'Straight Outta Compton,' Prince's 'Sign 'O' the Times' among 25 recordings recognized as "part of our musical, social and cultural history"
"I don't know what Kurt would think of a lot of music today," Krist Novoselic says of late bandmate. "He wouldn't hold his punches"
"It sounded huge and it sounded different than the things they had done before," artist says in new 'The Smart Studios Story' teaser
Krist Novoselic reflects on band's values as well as campaigns for installing ranked-choice voting
'L7: Pretend We're Dead' tells grunge-punk group's story, using unseen performance footage, interviews with Joan Jett, Nirvana's Krist Novoselic, more
From John Lennon's vocal influence to LP's smug original title, read little-known facts about the 1991 grunge landmark
Smashing Pumpkins singer recalls grunge breakthrough in new doc on 'Nevermind' producer Butch Vig's Smart Studios
See exclusive, never-before-seen pictures from photographer Kirk Weddle's shoot
From VJs and Reality TV to 'Nirvana: Unplugged,' celebrating the channel's legacy on its 35th anniversary
From Led Zeppelin's debut to Nirvana's 'Nevermind,' look back at 10 times our critics' takes didn't quite line up with history
One of five black-and-white Fender Stratocasters, used specifically for end-of-show destruction, hits block with $48,500 minimum
Team Axl and Team Kurt go head to head — and finally make peace
Bassist looks back at milestone release and explains why the world is still thirsty for change
Nirvana bassist also discusses playing on Melvins' upcoming 'Basses Loaded' LP