➽ Serving the Servant Download ➺ Author Danny Goldberg – Bluevapours.co.uk On the twenty fifth anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death comes a new perspective on one of the most compelling icons of our timeIn early 1991 top music manager Danny Goldberg agreed to take on Nirvana On the twenty fifth anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death comes a new perspective on one of the most compelling icons of our timeIn early top music manager Danny Goldberg agreed to take on Nirvana a critically acclaimed new band from the underground music scene in Seattle He had no idea that the band’s leader Kurt Cobain would become a pop culture icon with a legacy arguably at the level of that of John Lennon Michael Jackson or Elvis Presley Danny worked with Kurt from to the most Serving the Kindle - impactful period of Kurt’s life This key time saw the stratospheric success of Nevermind which turned Nirvana into the most successful rock band in the world and made punk and grunge household terms; Kurt’s meeting and marriage to the brilliant but mercurial Courtney Love and their relationship that became a lightning rod for critics; the birth of their daughter Frances Bean; and finally Kurt’s public struggles with addiction which ended in a devastating suicide that would alter the course of rock history Throughout Danny stood by Kurt’s side as manager and close friendDrawing on Goldberg’s own memories of Kurt files that previously have not been made public and interviews with among others Kurt’s close family friends and former bandmates Serving the Servants sheds an entirely new light on these critical years Casting aside the common obsession with the angst and depression that seemingly drove Kurt Serving the Servants is an exploration of his brilliance in every aspect of rock and roll his compassion his ambition and the legacy he wrought—one that has lasted decades longer than his career did Danny Goldberg explores what it is about Kurt Cobain that still resonates today even with a generation who wasn’t alive until after Kurt’s death In the process he provides a portrait of an icon unlike any that has come before.
Danny Goldberg is president and owner of Gold Village Entertainment an artist management company; former CEO and founder of Gold Mountain Entertainment; former chairman and CEO of both Mercury Records and Artemis Records; former CEO of Air America; and freuent contributor to the Los Angeles Times The Nation Huffington Post Dissent Billboard and many other outlets He is the author of In Sea.
- 304 pages
- Serving the Servant
- Danny Goldberg
- 12 November 2016 Danny Goldberg