Today in grunge auctions: Eddie Vedder’s uke, Dave Grohl’s decimated drums
Bid on a Kamaka Ukulele signed by Eddie Vedder (eBay) or “a remnant of the TAMA bass drum from Nirvana’s Dave Grohl’s first drum-kit, as smashed on stage by Kurt Cobain at the end of a concert at the Cabaret Metro, Chicago, 12th Oct. 1991, and subsequently thrown out into the crowd” (Christie’s).
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.