Madonna appears on the Late Show with David Letterman , making headlines with her foul-mouthed, profanity-laced interview. Cobain's death , three days before, is legally declared to be suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot. April 11 — The Offspring release Smash , which goes on to become the best selling independent album of all time and one of the most influential albums of the 90s. April 25 Blur releases Parklife , its first album reaching 1 in UK, where it was certified "quadruple platinum". April 26 — Grace Slick pleads guilty to having pointed a shotgun at police officers on March 5. April 30 The 39th Eurovision Song Contest takes place in Dublin , Ireland, which becomes the first-ever country to win three consecutive contests.
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February 10 — Blur release their self-titled album , with a shift in sound from Britpop to a more lo-fi sound, to a critical and commercial success. They are the first female British group to have a US number one with their debut single. February 20 — Ben and Jerry's introduce "Phish Food", a new flavor of ice cream named after the rock group Phish. The ingredients are chocolate ice cream, marshmallows, caramel and fish-shaped fudge. Geri Halliwell 's Union Jack dress from the girls' live performance hogs the headlines the next day.
Lots of chestnut honey, vanilla-flavoured chestnut cream, starting to develop towards some superb waxy notes. Hints of wine sauce… What a superb nose, so complex! Rather coffee… Lots of crystallized oranges. There are some tannins but of the silky kind. What a body!