.

Nirvana MTV Unplugged In New York 25th Anniversary Reissue


Bruce Henne | 10-01-2019

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pin it Share on Reddit email this article

Nirvana

(hennemusic) Nirvana will release an expanded vinyl edition of "MTV Unplugged In New York" on November 1st to mark the project's 25th anniversary.

Recorded at Sony Music Studios on November 18, 1993 and first broadcast by MTV a few weeks later, the performance saw Nirvana deliver a 14-song set that mixed original tunes with tracks by David Bowie, Lead Belly and The Vaselines, and included a guest appearance on three Meat Puppets songs by band members Cris and Curt Kirkwood.

The Unplugged package was first issued six months after the death of leader Kurt Cobain; it debuted at No. 1 on the US Billboard 200 on its way to sales of more than 5 million copies in the country and a 1996 Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album.

The 25th anniversary vinyl reissue has been expanded to include five rehearsal performances previously only available on a 2007 DVD release, with video of a run-through of Bowie's "The Man Who Sold The World" serving as the first preview of the package.

"Nirvana: MTV Unplugged In New York" will be available on 180-gram black vinyl, with an exclusive, limited-edition colored vinyl edition offered via nirvana.com while supplies last. Read more and see the trailer here.

hennemusic is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright hennemusic - Excerpted here with permission.


Related Stories


Kurt Cobain's Nirvana MTV Unplugged Guitar Sets Auction Record

Nirvana's Kurt Cobain MTV Unplugged Guitar Being Auctioned

Dave Grohl Reacts To Post Malone's Nirvana Tribute

Blink-182's Travis Barker Helps Post Malone Tribute Nirvana

Post Malone To Livestream Nirvana Tribute Concert

Video Of Nirvana Reunion Jam Shared Online

Nirvana Members Reuniting For Special Event

Dave Grohl Was Terrified Of Nirvana Festival Performance 2019 In Review

Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit Video Passes 1 Billion Views

Nirvana Stream Come As You Are Rehearsal From MTV Unplugged

More Nirvana News



advertisement

advertisement


Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright© 1998 - 2020 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.