LIVE NIRVANA GUIDE TO DVDS: 09/09/92 - Edwin W. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA (MTV Video Music Awards), Los Angeles, CA, USSource: PRO #1 - professional video
Length: 13 mins - complete
Transferred by: Michael Asplund
Video: 8 mb/s MPEG2 (PAL)
Audio: 384 kb/s AC3
Generation: TV>SVHS(1)>DVDR - MD5 Checksum
Length: 16 mins - complete
Transferred by: Kris Sproul
Video: 8 mb/s CBR
Equipment: JVC HR-S9911U > Canopus ADVC-300 > IEEE 1394 > Adobe Premiere Pro 1.5 > TMPGEnc Plus 2.5 > Adobe Encore DVD 1.5
Transfer Notes: Transfer 1 has a slightly better picture quality while Transfer 2 has higher quality audio. The contents are also different as can be seen above. Transfer 1 is featured on the Prime Time compilation.
Review: This DVD features all the footage relating to the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards. This is sourced from the original broadcast, the "Rape Me" intro was edited out of re-broadcasts. The camera work is excellent throughout, and the picture and audio is also very good for all sections.
Inferior Transfers: TV>VHS(1)>DVDR, Boddah. (this also includes performances by The Black Crowes, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Eric Clapton and U2)
For identification purposes here is a screencap of the menu from the inferior transfer:
Please see the Live Nirvana Tour History for more information about the sources available for this show.