The OK Hotel has been our headquarters for almost 10 years. The...
The OK Hotel has been our headquarters for almost 10 years. The legendary building has tons of cool history… like this:
c/o ROLLING STONE:“Twenty-two years ago tonight [4/17/2013] , Nirvana debuted an in-progress song called “Smells Like Teen Spirit" at the OK Hotel in Seattle. The group was weeks away from beginning work on Nevermind at Sound City Studios, and they had been hard at work writing new songs for months. “I was trying to write the ultimate pop song,” Kurt Cobain told Rolling Stone in 1993. “I was basically trying to rip off the Pixies. I have to admit it. We used their sense of dynamics, being soft and quiet and then loud and hard.”
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