Hard to believe Kurt died 18 years ago today. This is him with Nirvana at their absolute peak, performing live at the Reading Festival in the summer of 1992. For my generation, Nirvana may or may not have been our Beatles but he was definitely our Elvis. When I read that Tom Cruise is going to play him in an alternate reality where he lives long enough to date Beyonce, I get kind of pissed off – Kurt would’ve been disgusted. But whatever.
Behold the majesty: