Come As You Are: The Story Of Nirvana

Paperback | September 1, 1993

byMichael Azerrad

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Nirvana came out of nowhere in 1991 to sell  nearly five million copies of their landmark album  Nevermind, whose thunderous sound  and indelible melodies embodied all the confusion,  frustration, and passion of the emerging  Generation X. Come As You Are is the  close-up, intimate story of Nirvana -- the  only book with exclusive in-depth  interviews with bandmembers Kurt Cobain, Krist Noveselic,  and Dave Grohl, as well as friends, relatives,  former bandmembers, and associates -- now updated to  include a new final chapter detailing the last  year of Kurt Cobain's life, before his tragic suicide  in April 1994.

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Written with the full cooperation of Nirvana, this book coincides with the release of their new album. Nirvana reveals the truth about the ongoing allegations of heroin use, pressures of sudden success, and more. 8-page color insert. 50 photos

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Nirvana came out of nowhere in 1991 to sell  nearly five million copies of their landmark album  Nevermind, whose thunderous sound  and indelible melodies embodied all the confusion,  frustration, and passion of the emerging  Generation X. Come As You Are is the  close-up, intimate story of Nirvana -- the  only book with exclusive in-d...

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Nirvana came out of nowhere in 1991 to sell nearly five million copies of their landmark album "Nevermind, whose thunderous sound and indelible melodies embodied all the confusion, frustration, and passion of the emerging Generation X. "Come As You Are is the close-up, intimate story of Nirvana -- the "only book with exclusive in-depth...

Michael Azerrad is a music journalist who has written for a number of magazines, including "Rolling Stone", "Spin", &"Billboard". He is the author of "Come As You Are: The Story of Nirvana", &"Screaming Life: A Chronicle of the Seattle Music Scene". He lives in New York City.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.11 × 6.14 × 0.82 inPublished:September 1, 1993Publisher:Crown/Archetype

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ISBN - 10:0385471998

ISBN - 13:9780385471992

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Written with the full cooperation of Nirvana, this book coincides with the release of their new album. Nirvana reveals the truth about the ongoing allegations of heroin use, pressures of sudden success, and more. 8-page color insert. 50 photos

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"Amazingly raw and  candid... Come As You Are is as  good as rock bios get"  -- Billboard.