Tag: Nevermind

Riff Police! Pull Over! #129: Venom Vs Nirvana!

When it comes down to brass tacks, there was a strong possibility that Geffen Records could have found themselves on the wrong end of a law suit from Combat Records over  “Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana in 1994. A song which everyone and their mother knows, a Grunge staple and something that everyone learning

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Nirvana Edition

Nirvana. A name that has survived as Kurt Cobain’s legacy long after his passing. We’ve had numerous b-sides, live shows and demos from the archives as every second of the bands recorded work has been put out and Cobain’s riffs are the building blocks upon which most guitarists learn their trade. In 2011 we had

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? Fight! “Territorial Pissings”

From Nivana‘s iconic “Nevermind”, the album that brought so many people to Metal via Grunge in 1994, comes “Territorial Pissings”. Everyone has covered it… From ill Nino to Max Cavalera’s Soulfly to Comeback Kid and Dexter Holland’s The Offspring. But we’re going to go with Brighton’s Progressive Metalcore heroes Architects performing a version for the BBC in