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This english writer was there There is no doubt about it American rock music in the nineties and the whole grunge movement and the resulting success, this man was there An absolute for all Nirvana fans, but great accounts also of The Breeders, Babes in Toyland and Dinosaur Jr, butimportantly he accounts what comes across as an almost professionally compromising and incestuous relationship with one Courtney Love. Some parts are ok, some not so much The writer takes too big role in this play and it gets really boring really fast Missed opportunity. There is nothing like the wit and sarcasm of a British 90 s rock journalist but Everett True is something else His reviews during the 90 s were memorable, unaffected,sometimes rambling, always entertaining and sometimes scathing He called out phonies better than what Holden Caulfield did although I do disagree with him in regards to Beck.Nothing quite beats his story about the 90 s because it praises the musicians that actually deserve to be unveiled K records, Beat Happening,Pavement, Babes There is nothing like the wit and sarcasm of a British 90 s rock journalist but Everett True is something else His reviews during the 90 s were memorable, unaffected,sometimes rambling, always entertaining and sometimes scathing He called out phonies better than what Holden Caulfield did although I do disagree with him in regards to Beck.Nothing quite beats his story about the 90 s because it praises the musicians that actually deserve to be unveiled K records, Beat Happening,Pavement, Babes in Toyland, Guided by Voices, Throwing Muses and The Wipers Those bands were what 90 s indie music was about It had nothing to do with the Smashing Pumpkins or Pearl Jam Everett True knows what good music is for the most part even if he is a bit of a namedropper then again he did spend a lot of time with Courtney Love The index of recommended listening in the back is worth the cover charge alone I love Everett True If you like your trawls through music history to beabout the bands than the author then this book won t be for you And there were plenty of times I really wanted Everett True not his real name to just shut up But his ability to capture the people, the music, the times held me to the end There were plenty of bands I knew about or had heard Nirvana, Sleater Kinny, Bikini Kill, Soundgarden, Babes In Toyland, Butthole Surfers, Beastie Boys, Meat Puppets, Throwing Muses, Jon Spencer Bl If you like your trawls through music history to beabout the bands than the author then this book won t be for you And there were plenty of times I really wanted Everett True not his real name to just shut up But his ability to capture the people, the music, the times held me to the end There were plenty of bands I knew about or had heard Nirvana, Sleater Kinny, Bikini Kill, Soundgarden, Babes In Toyland, Butthole Surfers, Beastie Boys, Meat Puppets, Throwing Muses, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Hole but manyI did not know but enjoyed learning about True has a real passion for this music , as a music journalist, got to meet even interview many of the people involved in rock during the 1990s He even became friends with Kurt Courtney Which gave himopportunities to write about himself However, his coverage of Nirvana Kurt was insightful moving enough to excuse the author s narcissism Not for all tastes but recommended nonetheless `DOWNLOAD EPUB ☟ Live Through This: American Rock Music in the Nineties ↟ Nirvana almost single handedly brought grunge into the popular consciousness with their seminal album Nevermind From their underground roots in the Pacific Northwest, the group achieved world fame and Kurt Cobain had the mantle of spokesperson for a generation thrust upon him This was, arguably, the last era of great rock music, and it is shrouded in stories and rumours Author Everett True, the man who introduced Kurt Cobain to Courtney Love and brought grunge to the outside world, gives an inspired insider s account of the grunge scene Featuring rare photographs and exclusive interviews with members of Nirvana, Hole, Soundgarden and Babes in Toyland, Everett True takes us on a rollercoaster ride through the lives, the music, the personalities, the legends and the laughs Everett True was the first outside journalist to cover the Seattle music scene in earlyand saw up close the birth and development of the rock phenomenon which changed the face of alternative and mainstream music forever This book contains exclusive interviews with people close to Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, and photographs of members of Nirvana, Hole, and many other bands of the scene