EMP’s Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses

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    A Cluster 1 Original!

    This past April, Seattle’s Experience Music Project (EMP) launched its latest exhibit, Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses. Utilizing over 150 artifacts from the band’s history, the story of the acclaimed Pacific-Northwest trio comes to life, in addition to one of the most fascinating and important movements in American music history: the independent punk scene. Recently, Consequence of Sound/Cluster 1 visited the Emerald City and stopped by the EMP to check out the much-talked about exhibit. What we discovered was a collection that’s not only heartbreaking, or strictly fascinating, but, above all, ultimately reassuring.

    -Michael Roffman

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    Filmed by: Heather Kaplan and Michael Roffman
    Edited by: Colin Peterson

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