July 20th, 2014

Happy 50th birthday, Chris Cornell! (And happy 48th to his Temple of the Dog bandmate Stone Gossard!)

February 20th, 2014

Aberdeen unveiled this statue today, the city’s first annual Kurt Cobain Day. It would have been the Aberdeen native’s 47th birthday.

February 20th, 2014

Reblogging again, on what would have been Kurt Cobain’s 47th birthday


Reblogging my Kurt Cobain birthday post from last year. He would have been 46 today, February 20, 2013.


Kurt Cobain, who would have been 45 today.

December 10th, 2013

Happy birthday, Kat Bjelland! (December 9, 1963)

"There’s so many pussy bands on the radio that just aren’t pissed off with anything anymore! Nobody has any balls to say what they honestly feel!"

A day late on this, but happy 50th birthday to Kat Bjelland of Babes in Toyland.

Reblogged from daydream
April 8th, 2013

Pearl Jam’s  Mike McCready gets the ol’ cake-on-the-head treatment at Lollapalooza Chile on Saturday.

March 10th, 2013

Two Feet Thick’s Jessica Letkemann gets all infographicky in honor of Jeff Ament’s 50th birthday. Read the full story here.

February 22nd, 2013

A belated happy birthday to my near-namesake Mark Arm. The Mudhoney frontman turned 51 yesterday.

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Official Tumblr for Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge, a Time magazine book of the year. (Now in paperback; purchase info here.) The blog is run by the author, freelance writer/editor Mark Yarm; he is of no relation to Mark Arm of Mudhoney.