Less grunge

Nirvana unplugged for the MTV was recorded today in 1993 at Sony Music studios in New York. It would be released nearly a year later (1st November 1994). The concert included covers from David Bowie, The Vaselines, Meat Puppets (that played also at stage) and Leadbelly.

Jesus week (IV)

Here is our fourth chapter of this odd Easter special. Today a great song by scottish band ‘The Vaselines’. They released two versions of the song, the first as a parody of a children song (‘I’ll be a sunbeam’); then Nirvana covered the song during their concert recorded for their album ‘ MTV unplugged in […]

Generation X icon

50 years ago it was born Kurt Cobain, you know the singer, songwriter and guitarist who had several hits joined to Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic from 1991 to 1994 when after several attemps and after struggled with heroin addiction, illness and depression, he committed suicide in 1994 (April 5th) becoming one of the most […]

B-sides

In 1992, while most people (at least in Spain) were looking at the Olympics games in Barcelona and/or the Expo in Sevilla, Nirvana (you know that group from Seatle that became moderately famous) released a record “plenty of B-sides”. From this collection, may be this is my favourite one. Enjoy! Note: I have found some […]