Author: Kevin Ray Johnson

Kevin Ray Johnson is an actor-playwright in Brooklyn, who is best known for his coming-of-age drama The Unpredictable Times. Other works include A (Funny) Imagination! and Birdie & Tim as well as a gig performing King Lear with the Royal Shakespeare Company at Brooklyn Academy of Music. For more info, visit
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When Did the ‘90s Grunge Scene Actually Die?

Most think that Kurt’s death was the end of “grunge” – but there were some great groups and albums that came up right around that time. The author makes a case for another “end” – and it has to do with another group’s trauma.

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No Apologies: My Top 10 Nirvana Songs

A collaboration with a woefully-overlooked band and a track that is far from depressing… This list of Nirvana songs may have you rethinking “grunge” music in general.