LIVE NIRVANA Concert Chronology January 11, 1992 - NBC Studios (Saturday Night Live), New York, NY, US

  • NIRVANA
    • Kurt Cobain (vocals, guitar)
    • Krist Novoselic (bass)
    • Dave Grohl (drums)
  • John Cutcliffe (tour manager)
  • Craig Montgomery (assistant sound engineer)
  • Nic Close (guitar technician)
  • Barrett Jones (drum technician)
  • Jay Vicari (sound engineer)
  • Jim Pitt
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
  2. Territorial Pissings
  1. Smells Like Teen Spirit
  2. Territorial Pissings
  • 1992-01-11, NBC, Saturday Night Live
PRO #1
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Audio Generation:
TV > DAT(1) FLAC
Lowest Video Generation:
TV > VHS(1) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
11:00 min /9.5
Notes:
• Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio.
• Has different camera angles and a different audio mix from PRO #2a and PRO #2b.
• Includes the original end-of-show credits with the band kissing.
• Original, live broadcast on NBC.
• The TV > DAT(1) > FLAC (7:47 min) audio transfer was circulated December 2020.
PRO #2a
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
TV > VHS(1) > DVDR
Length / Sound Quality:
05:00 min / ??
Notes:
• Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio.
• Has different camera angles and a different audio mix from PRO #1.
• Includes the retaped end-of-show credits without Kurt.
• Rebroadcast on NBC, includes only "Territorial Pissings".
PRO #2b
Equipment:
Soundboard > Unknown
Lowest Generation:
DBS > MPG
Length / Sound Quality:
05:02 min / ??
Notes:
• Multi camera PRO-shot video, with soundboard audio.
• Has different camera angles and a different audio mix from PRO #1.
• Rebroadcast on Comedy Central and E, includes only "Smells Like Teen Spirit".
PRO #3

The soundcheck/rehearsal was taped.

  • The show was filmed in Studio 8H.
  • At the dress rehearsal on the night of the show, the band ran through the two songs in front of a live audience.
  • Because of the band kissing during the live end-of-show credits, the credits were retaped. Kurt wasn't present at the retaping. All rebroadcasts use the retaped credits.
  • No Info
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