Grunge Experiences Handout

Grunge is a type of alternative rock music! It combines elements from rock, metal, and punk to make its own exciting sound. The lyrics of grunge music often focus on turmoil the band has felt, sometimes like being an outsider or feelings of isolation. This music genre became really popular in the 1980s and created a whole subculture along with it. Some famous grunge artists include the bands’ Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden!

Channel your inner grunge artist! Use the handout to describe a time where you experience hardship and overcame it through an expressive outlet.