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Trailer: Dave Grohl Takes You on a Trip to 'Sound City'

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As a member of both Nirvana and The Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl is unquestionably one of the most iconic figures in modern rock music. But he's also no stranger to Hollywood, having appeared in several TV shows and movies (see: "The Muppets" and "Tenacious D and the Pick of Destiny"), not to mention some of the coolest music videos ever produced.

And now he's combining those passions in the first trailer for his directorial debut, "Sound City." Get More »

Dave Grohl Mines Rock and Roll Nirvana For His 'Sound City' Doc

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In the spring of 1991, Dave Grohl didn't want to work, he just wanted to bang on the drums all day, but he entered Sound City Studios with Krist Novoselic and Kurt Cobain and emerged a fully-formed grunge god.

Thus is the transformative power of one of the great recording houses of the modern rock era, and while it closed its doors as a commercial studio in May 2011, Foo Fighters frontman Grohl has announced (via AintItCool) that he will direct a documentary tale of how "Sound City" shaped Nirvana's breakthrough album, "Nevermind," and a slew of others. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: AintItCool

Muppets Smell 'Teen Spirit,' Courtney Love Smells Rape

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In the criminal justice system, Muppet-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In Hollywood, the dedicated eccentric who instigates these bizarre allegations is known as… Courtney Love?

The widow of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and scientifically proven non-lunatic Courtney Love has accused the Muppets of more than just a little interspecies humping; she's claiming that their use of Nirvana's 1991 hit "Smells Like Teen Spirit" is tantamount to rape. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: TMZ
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