10 Pivotal Events in the Grunge Scene


Soundgarden releases their first album Screaming Life

Oct 1, 1987

Nirvana releases their debut album Bleach

Jun 15, 1989

Bleach was considered by Rolling Stone Magazine as "a moderate hit on college radio and the underground/DIY circuit."

Kurt Cobain ad Courtney Love Meet

Jan 12, 1990

Alice in Chains release their debut studio album Facelift

Aug 21 1990

Pearl Jam releases their debut studio album, Ten

Aug 27 1991

Nirvana Releases their second studio album "Nevermind"

Sep 24 1991

Pearl Jam appear on the cover of Guitar World

Feb 1994

Kurt Cobain Found Dead

Apr 8 1994

Soundgarden announce their break up

Apr 9 1997

Layne Staley, lead singer of Alice in Chains, dies

Apr 5 2002