Want to hate life for a little bit? Check out these photos of what would-be 46-year-old birthday boy Kurt Cobain would have looked like if he hadn’t, y’know. All apologies for life for that. To clean your mind’s palette, do yourself a favor and check out the after-the-jump photos of the members of Nirvana — Cobain, Dave Grohl, and Krist Novoselic — proving time and time again that no matter how much they may have said they hated photo shoots, they sure look like they were having fun doing them. (Plus, they introduced thousands to Flipper.)
Here are 20 of their best band photos.