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|NFC News Pre-order links for new NIRVANA releases|
To pre-order the upcoming NIRVANA releases, visit the following page:
On this page, you can also find the Amazon exclusive video of School from the upcoming Live at Reading DVD and CD set to be released on November 2/3, 2009.
|Posted or updated: 10-13-2009 @ 4:41 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Book about Led Zeppelin published by 'Heavier Than Heaven' author|
Charles R. Cross, author of the Kurt Cobain biography Heavier Than Heaven, as well as other Nirvana-related books and articles over the years, has just published a book about Led Zeppelin - Shadows Taller Than Our Souls
In one review, the book is praised as containing "treasure trove of extras and bonus goodies".
According to the Seattle Times, Shadows Taller Than Our Souls is largely a biography arranged in an interactive format. Each chapter contains removable reproductions of ticket stubs, set lists, posters, magazine covers, backstage passes and more (info courtesy of Blabbermouth).
|Posted or updated: 10-09-2009 @ 5:48 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Listen to song from upcoming deluxe edition of Bleach|
A recording of Scoff from the deluxe edition of Bleach has been released for the media - taken from the previously unreleased 1990 show at the Pine Street Theatre in Portland, OR.
Follow the links below to listen to the track or pre-order the album.
Also don't forget to check out School from the upcoming Reading 1992 DVD which is available at Amazon.
Pitchfork describes the track as an example of the band in 'startlingly vicious form':
"If you need any evidence that Nirvana were a ferocious live beast in their day, it's in this video. Kurt Cobain staggers around in a lab coat, nonchalantly letting loose those spine-tingling yowls while Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl keep their heads down and bash out the sinuous, devastating low end. A whole DVD of this promises to make for a hell of a document."
Read the full story here.
|Posted or updated: 10-09-2009 @ 5:07 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Official Nirvana sites - find them here|
With Universal Music and Sub Pop Records gearing up for releases coming out soon, Nirvana's "official" presence on the web has been more active than ever.
Follow the latest updates here on the NFC and at the following links.
|Posted or updated: 10-08-2009 @ 9:40 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Foo Fighters: Greatest Hits to be released|
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits will feature two brand new tracks -"Wheels," and "Word Forward" - both recorded especially for this collection at the band's own fabled 606 studio complex with producer Butch Vig (who also produced Nirvana's Nevermind, of course).
In addition to the standard version of the collection, the deluxe edition will be accompanied with a bonus DVD featuring a select Foo videography (including the “Wheels” vid), live footage from the band’s concerts at Wembley Stadium, Hyde Park and the Skin + Bones theater tour and possibly a few more Easter eggs hidden throughout. The deluxe will also house a 28-page book with never-before-seen photos of the band throughout their 15-year history.
The album will be released on November 2 (Worldwide) or November 3 (US/Canada)
|Posted or updated: 10-08-2009 @ 9:28 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Info on Bleach deluxe edition re-release + pre-order link|
Marking the 20th Anniversary of Nirvana's debut album, Sub Pop will re-issue the Platinum Certified Bleach on November 3, 2009.
This expanded CD will include special packaging & a never-before-released live performance.
This 20th Anniversary Edition has been re-mastered from the original tapes at Sterling Sound in a session overseen by producer Jack Endino. This edition will include an unreleased live recording of a complete February 9th, 1990 show at the Pine Street Theatre in Portland, Oregon. The show features performances of "Love Buzz," "About a Girl" and a cover of The Vaselines song "Molly's Lips" and has been re-mixed from the original tapes by Endino.
A 48-page CD booklet which includes candid photos of the band not previously released to the public will also be included in this deluxe edition.
Here is the full tracklisting:
2. Floyd the Barber
3. About a Girl
5. Love Buzz
6. Paper Cuts
7. Negative Creep
9. Swap Meet
10. Mr. Moustache
12. Big Cheese
14. Intro (Live)
15. School (Live)
16. Floyd the Barber (Live)
17. Dive (Live)
18. Love Buzz (Live)
19. Spank Thru (Live)
20. Molly s Lips (Live)
21. Sappy (Live)
22. Scoff (Live)
23. About a Girl (Live)
24. Been A Son (Live)
25. Blew (Live)
|Posted or updated: 10-08-2009 @ 9:13 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Live at Reading: Clip from the DVD + pre-order links!|
Amazon will also be offering a limited edition exclusive box set: "This tasteful hardbound slipcase (measuring 5½" x 7 5/8" x 1¾") with metallic silver NIRVANA logo and black matte finish comes with the limited edition DVD+CD LIVE AT READING package. This collectible slipcase has space for your entire Nirvana DVD collection, easily fitting the NIRVANA Unplugged In NY and LIVE TONIGHT SOLD OUT! Dvds. This also includes a limited edition 15" x 21" poster of the LIVE AT READING cover image."
Click below to pre-order the various editions:
|Posted or updated: 10-08-2009 @ 8:56 AM (GMT) by RH.|
|NFC News Krist plays with Presidents of the USA at Seattle fundraiser|
On September 30, Krist Novoselic joined the original lineup of the Presidents of the United States of America for a surprise performance at a fundraiser held at the legendary Crocodile Café in Seattle.
The event was a joint fundraiser for local politicans who also spoke at the event about their plans to help Seattle prosper as a music city.
Read the full story here by Gillian G. Gaar, courtesy of the Seattle Pop Culture Examiner.
A few photos from Krist playing with the Presidents (Courtesy of Gillian G. Gaar)
|Posted or updated: 10-06-2009 @ 11:56 AM (GMT) by RH.|
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