Here’s How to Replicate Kurt Cobain’s “Montage of Heck” Mixtape (But Good Luck Getting It All Together)

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck finally makes it to theatres and HBO this week. If you haven’t seen a trailer yet, here’s one.

https://youtu.be/_IBWbpJdRMQ

The title of the Brett Morgen documentary comes from a cassette tape found amongst Kurt’s stuff after he died. So what was on this mixtape? It was made by a pre-fame Kurt back in the late 80s. It’s…interesting.  Wired has this tracklisting:

Anyone want to psychoanalyze that selection? And wouldn’t it be cool if we could get an audio release of this mixtape?

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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