Kurt Cobain was “the greatest songwriter of our generation” according to Dave Grohl

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Dave Grohl has spoken once again about the seismic impact that his former partner had in Nirvana, Kurt Cobain in the emotional industry, in addition to the emotional grief they experienced after the musician’s death.

Speaking on the new radio station of Foo fighters in Apple Music, ‘Medicine At Midnight Radio’, Grohl talked about how the band members were initially surprised after their worldwide rise to fame earlier in the years 90s.

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“We were still in our van and we just saw all this happen in front of us… the shows were getting bigger and bigger… the audiences were growing. The crowds outside the shows were bigger than those inside. « 

“We saw that something was happening, but we never really expected that it would turn out to be what it was. I don’t think any of us expected that, « he added. Grohl.

Talking about the band’s split after the death of Kurt Cobain in 1994, Grohl He said that the band’s separation was finally one of his « biggest disappointments in life. »

« Of course it was an incredibly challenging experience and ultimately one of the biggest disappointments of my life that Nirvana is no longer making music today. »

“Whether it was called Nirvana or something else. It’s one of my biggest disappointments that Kurt isn’t here writing more amazing songs, because it’s pretty evident that he was blessed with a gift. « 

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“I think I could easily say that he was the greatest composer of our generation. I’m very proud to say that I was his drummer and played those songs every night. « 

On the other hand, recently, Grohl Y Pat smear revealed that from time to time they meet with Krist novoselic privately to play songs by Nirvana.