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Nirvana

MTV Unplugged in New York

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Released: 25th February 2013. Recorded in November 1993, less than six months before singer Kurt Cobain passed away, Nirvana's MTV Unplugged is a watershed document that presents the band at the peak of its powers. Unlike any other unplugged affair, the diverse album is not a simple stripped-down regurgitation of greatest hits or a cash-it-in set of nostalgic favorites. Rather, the live effort is among the most emotionally naked spectacles ever released an album so starkly intense and profoundly personal, it's impossible not to get chills down the spine. The set list is as surprising as the stylistic makeover. Save for renditions of 'All Apologies' and 'Come As You Are', the adventurous material includes brooding covers of the Meat Puppets' 'Lake of Fire', 'Plateau', and 'Oh Me' as well as harrowing versions of David Bowie's 'The Man Who Sold the World', and the Vaselines' 'Jesus Don't Want Me for a Sunbeam'. Nirvana's 'Unplugged in New York' was named one of the 10 best live albums of all time by Rolling Stone.

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  • Details

    Released:
    25th February 2013
    Category:
    Rock & Pop
    Format:
    Vinyl 12" Album
    Barcode:
    720642472712
  • Description

    Recorded in November 1993, less than six months before singer Kurt Cobain passed away, Nirvana's MTV Unplugged is a watershed document that presents the band at the peak of its powers. Unlike any other unplugged affair, the diverse album is not a simple stripped-down regurgitation of greatest hits or a cash-it-in set of nostalgic favorites. Rather, the live effort is among the most emotionally naked spectacles ever released an album so starkly intense and profoundly personal, it's impossible not to get chills down the spine. The set list is as surprising as the stylistic makeover. Save for renditions of 'All Apologies' and 'Come As You Are', the adventurous material includes brooding covers of the Meat Puppets' 'Lake of Fire', 'Plateau', and 'Oh Me' as well as harrowing versions of David Bowie's 'The Man Who Sold the World', and the Vaselines' 'Jesus Don't Want Me for a Sunbeam'. Nirvana's 'Unplugged in New York' was named one of the 10 best live albums of all time by Rolling Stone.
    Duration:
    53.5 minutes
  • Track listing

    Disc 1

    Track name
    Artist
    Length
    1.About a Girl
    Nirvana
    3.38
    2.Come As You Are
    Nirvana
    4.13
    3.Jesus Doesn't Want Me for a Sunbeam
    Nirvana
    4.37
    4.The Man Who Sold the World
    Nirvana
    4.21
    5.Pennyroyal Tea
    Nirvana
    3.4
    6.Dumb
    Nirvana
    2.52
    7.Polly
    Nirvana
    3.16
    8.On a Plan
    Nirvana
    3.44
    9.Something in the Way
    Nirvana
    4.01
    10.Plateau
    Nirvana
    3.38
    11.Oh Me
    Nirvana
    3.26
    12.Lake of Fire
    Nirvana
    2.55
    13.All Apologies
    Nirvana
    4.23
    14.Where Did You Sleep Last Night
    Nirvana
    5.06
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