LIVE NIRVANA Concert Chronology November 8, 1991 - Limehouse Studios (The Word), London, UK

  • NIRVANA
    • Kurt Cobain (vocals, guitar)
    • Krist Novoselic (bass)
    • Dave Grohl (drums, backing vocals)
  • Alex MacLeod (tour manager)
  • Craig Montgomery (assistant sound engineer)
  • Nic Close (guitar technician)
  • David Taylor (sound engineer)
  • Andy Margetson (director, producer)
  • Charlie Parsons (executive producer)
  • Jo Whiley (researcher)
Load In
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Soundcheck
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Doors
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NIRVANA Showtime
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  1. Smells Like Teen Spirit
  1. Smells Like Teen Spirit
PRO #1a incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
TV > VHS(3)
Length / Sound Quality:
03 min / 9.0
Notes:
Has different camera angles from PRO #2, PRO #3, and PRO #4.
Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio, original broadcast live on Channel 4.
Cuts out at the end of the second chorus.
Clips, including post-song footage not broadcast on TV, appear on the unofficial video release Kurt Cobain: All Apologies.
Not circulating widely.
PRO #1b incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
Unofficial CD [Outcesticide II - The Needle & The Damage Done]
Length / Sound Quality:
03 min / 9.5
Notes:
Higher quality audio, but less complete than PRO #1a and includes only the audio from the video.
Audio portion from the multi camera PRO-shot video, original broadcast live on Channel 4.
Cuts out at the end of the second chorus.
PRO #2 incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
TV > VHS(2) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
05 min / 9.0
Notes:
Has different camera angles from PRO #1a, PRO #3, and PRO #4.
Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio, rebroadcast on Channel 4 in 1991.
Cuts out during the last chorus.
Clips, including post-song footage not broadcast on TV, appear on the unofficial video release Kurt Cobain: All Apologies.
PRO #3 incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
TV > VHS(2) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
04 min / 9.0
Notes:
Has different camera angles from PRO #1a, PRO #2, and PRO #4.
Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio, rebroadcast on Channel 4 in 1992.
Cuts in at the beginning of the first verse and has three cuts in the last half of the song.
Clips, including post-song footage not broadcast on TV, appear on the unofficial video release Kurt Cobain: All Apologies.
PRO #4 incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
TV > VHS(x)
Length / Sound Quality:
05 min / 9.0
Notes:
Has different camera angles from PRO #1a, PRO #2, and PRO #3.
Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio, rebroadcast on the show The Best of the Word on Channel 4
Missing the guitar solo, the beginning of the last verse and has voice-over on the outro.
Has talking over the end of the song.
Clips, including post-song footage not broadcast on TV, appear on the unofficial video release Kurt Cobain: All Apologies.
Not circulating widely.

It is not known if there are other sources.

The band did a rehearsal, probably including only "Smells Like Teen Spirit," about 30 minutes before the show.

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