Former Bikini Kill and Le Tigre singer (and wife of Beastie Boy Ad-Rock) Kathleen Hanna is the person who coined the phrase “Smells like Teen Spirit,” drunkenly scrawling “Kurt smells like Teen Spirit” across Kurt Cobain’s bedroom wall with a Sharpie. Cobain took the phrase and made it part of the rock and roll lexicon. In this clip, Hanna tells the full story in between verses of the song, redefining the phrase “telling rendition.” See it here.
Verdict: Entertain us! —Jeff Royer
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