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The exhibit opens May 30. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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"I've always been fascinated by the stuff that went on in the background," says gallery owner Steven Walker. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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"You get a sense from Kurt Cobain of relief. For the first time he's closed off, away from everything," says Walker. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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"I've been blown away by the response," says Walker. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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You'll see some these images in Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, a new documentary. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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The band was pulled off of an extensive tour to do this photo shoot.  Photo by Kirk Weddle
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"[These images] show a band on the verge of changing the face of music," said Walker. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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The exhibit opens May 30. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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The exhibit opens May 30. Photo by Kirk Weddle
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The exhibit opens May 30. Photo by Kirk Weddle