Nirvana Mural Unveiled in Kurt Cobain's Hometown

artist: nirvana date: 08/31/2014 category: general music news
I like this
223
voted: 25
Nirvana Mural Unveiled in Kurt Cobain's Hometown
A new mural honoring grunge icons Nirvana was recently presented in Kurt Cobain's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington.

Created by local artist Erik Sandgren, the piece is set for dedication and celebration on September 20, Seattle Pi reports.

As the artist noted, the 68-foot-long mural is meant to illustrate what influenced Nirvana, as well as the group's influence on popular culture.

"The mural really had to be about Nirvana as a group - about the miracle of their music as a confluence of many people, strands and influences," Sandgren stated.

Most would agree that the mural serves Nirvana better justice than the controversial crying Kurt statue unveiled back in February. You can check out the mural here.
More nirvana news:
+ Dave Grohl on Playing in Nirvana: 'I Was Just the Drummer, Nirvana Fans Wouldn't Really Recognize Me' General Music News 06/22/2015
+ Cobain Movie Is '90% Bullsh-t' Says Melvins' Buzz Osborne General Music News 06/08/2015
+ Trailer Released for Kurt Cobain Conspiracy Theory Film 'Soaked in Bleach' General Music News 05/14/2015
+ New Details Emerge on Kurt Cobain Album Upcoming Releases 05/08/2015
+ 'Montage of Heck' Filmmaker Compares Cobain Conspiracy Theorists to 'Holocaust Deniers' General Music News 05/06/2015
+ Portion of Kurt Cobain's Will Surfaces in 'Montage of Heck' General Music News 04/29/2015
+ view all
Comments
Your captcha is incorrect