Grunge Rock Enters the Mainstream in 1991 – September 10, 2015

GRUNGE ROCK ENTERS THE MAINSTREAM:  On this day (September 10th) in 1991, Nirvana’s single ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ was released in the US. The unexpected success of ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ in late 1991 propelled Nevermind to the top of the charts at the start of 1992. The event is often marked as the point where Grunge rock entered the mainstream.

Happy Birthday:  Cynthia Lennon, Joe Perry, Pat Mastelotto (Mr Mister).