LIVE NIRVANA Concert Chronology November 5, 1991 - Astoria Theatre, London, UK

  • NIRVANA
    • Kurt Cobain (vocals, guitar)
    • Krist Novoselic (bass)
    • Dave Grohl (drums, backing vocals)
  • Alex MacLeod (tour manager)
  • Craig Montgomery (sound engineer)
  • Ian Beveridge (monitor engineer)
  • Nic Close (guitar technician)
  • Riverman
    • Dave Mclean
    • Alex Weston
Load In
…:…
Soundcheck
…:…
Doors
19:00
Captain America Showtime
17:30
Television Personalities Showtime
20:30
NIRVANA Showtime
09:45
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  1. Jesus Wants Me For A Sunbeam
  2. Aneurysm
  3. Drain You
  4. School
  5. Floyd The Barber
  6. Smells Like Teen Spirit
  7. About A Girl
  8. Polly
  9. Breed
  10. Sliver
  11. Lithium
  12. Love Buzz
  13. Come As You Are
  14. Been A Son
  15. Negative Creep
  16. On A Plain
  17. Blew
  18. Dumb
  19. Pennyroyal Tea
  20. Endless, Nameless
AUD #1 incomplete
Equipment:
Unknown > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
Unofficial CD [Firework Night]
Length / Sound Quality:
43 min / 9.0
Notes:
Missing everything after "Love Buzz".
Everything after "Love Buzz" on the Firework Night CD is AMT #1 in lower quality..
AUD #2a
Equipment:
Unknown > Sony WM-D6
Lowest Generation:
ANA(1) > CDR
Length / Sound Quality:
72 min / 8.5
Notes:
Less complete, but lower generation than AUD #2b.
"Come As You Are" cuts in and has a cut in "Endless, Nameless".
AUD #2b
Equipment:
Unknown > Sony WM-D6
Lowest Generation:
ANA(2) > FLAC
Length / Sound Quality:
72 min / 8.5
Notes:
More complete, but higher generation than AUD #2a.
AMT #1
Equipment:
Unknown > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
VID8(M) > MKV/FLAC
Length / Sound Quality:
72 min / 7.0
Notes:
Amateur video, shot from an elevated position, back right of the venue (far-shot).
A master transfer was circulated December 22nd 2017.
"Smells Like Teen Spirit" cuts out.
AMT #2 incomplete
Equipment:
Unknown > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
VHS(x) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
72 min / 8.0
Notes:
Amateur video, shot from an elevated position on the right (close-shot).
While copies labeled VHS(1) are also in circulation, they are of much lower quality. It is likely that the VHS(1) generation is incorrect.
PRO #1 incomplete
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
VHS(x) > MP4
Length / Sound Quality:
22:57 min / ??
Notes:
Video surfaced online March 2020.
Single camera PRO-shot video, shot partially from an elevated position from the back of the venue, partially from the right/front and partially from the right/left/back on stage. Has timecode box covering part of the screen.
Includes only "Smells Like Teen Spirit", Breed (cuts in and cut), "Lithium" (First attempt cuts in), "Lithium", "Love Buzz" (cuts out), "Come As You Are" (cuts in and has a lot of cuts), "Been A Son" (has a lot of cuts and cuts out), "Negative Creep" (cuts out), "On A Plain" (cuts in), "Blew" and "Dumb" (cuts out).
After "Love Buzz" the taper disconnected the microphone from the soundboard and moved around the venue leaving the camera recording only with the built in microphone ,it lasted until the start of "On A Plain". The start of the song has built in audio, some secongs without audio, then the taper connects again the microphone into the soundboard.
During "Breed" and "Negative Creep" it's only footage of the crowd.
Clips appear in the "You Know You're Right" music video and have been broadcast on MTV.

PRO CLIP #1a incomplete
Equipment:
Unknown > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
Official DVD/LD [Live! Tonight! Sold Out!!]
Length / Sound Quality:
15 sec / 9.5
Notes:
Single camera PRO-shot video, includes 15 seconds of clips of "Lithium".
Clips appear in the "You Know You're Right" music video and have been broadcast on MTV.
PRO CLIP #1b incomplete
Equipment:
Unknown > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
VHS(2) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
02 min / 9.0
Notes:
Single camera PRO-shot video, featured on a MVT Europe News and includes clips of "Lithium" and short clip of "Endless Nameless".
Clips appear in the "You Know You're Right" music video and have been broadcast on MTV.
SBD #1

It is rumored that the show was recorded.

No Infos.

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