Nirvana was formed in 1985. The band included three members : Kurt Cobain (the lead singer), Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl. Nirvana have influenced other generations of artists, from Pussy Riots to Puddle of Mudd among many others. In short, it is one of those bands that could not go unnoticed. In this article, we will try to dive back into the origins of the band, and we will try to unravel what has become of Nirvana after the smashing and consecutive successes that they enjoyed; in short, the hereafter of this glorious icon of rock.
One of the first startling surprises, that an unversed music enthusiast would like to know, is that the name of the band seems to mean a heavenly place of peace and happiness. In Hinduism and Buddhism, Nirvana is, according to thevocabulary.com « the highest state that someone can attain; a state of enlightenment which entails that a person’s individual desires and suffering go away » Poursuivre la lecture