Thipwimonguitar solos, grunge erased all these scenes. With the murky sound of music from Seattle, before Nirvana entered to fan’s dialect, they were
known as the ‘Seattle Sound’, Sub Pop.“It wasn’t cool to play pop music as a punk band. And I wanted to mix the two.”~Kurt Cobain, from
About a Son
.Kurt Donald Cobain, the front man of Nirvana, stated his aim of innovating new kind of music.
It was rock music totally different to the hair metal that dominated most of the decade;it combined the heaviness of metal with 70’s stripped–down- punk deep feelings and soloimprovisations. Grunge had landed already.
Nirvana was a trailblazer, opening the floodgates for countless rock bands to do whatthey do and look forward to having a fair chance at being accepted commercially. From wordof mouth, from the streets and rises up to the general populace, Nirvana
known as anti-musicindustrial band,
ironically became an overnight dominant genre on radio and music televisionin the United States.When looking at their overnight - success characteristic, creative and revolutionaryshow going against every principle of that rock era possibly causes their tipping point.An anonymous Nirvana’s fan claims that Nirvana was also illustrious while they were playing in a small unknown pub. This band gained the popularity because of its raw artisticand atmospheric sound making the audiences a tad uncomfortable which no band could exudethe emotion like they had succeeded."… I always sensed this really intense sense of fantasy around him, through his musicand really intense sense of atmosphere." Curt Kirkwood from Meat Puppets band once talkedabout his contagious rapport.2