LIVE NIRVANA TOUR HISTORY:08/30/92 - Richfield Avenue (Reading Festival), Reading, UK
Novoselic - "With such sacrifice, snow see…such he'll do, you…It's so, I can't say it's too painful, this is too painful. You're gonna make it man. With the support of his friends and family he's gonna make it"
Cobain - "[singing the the opening line of Bette Midler's 'The Rose'] Some say love it is a river"
Grohl - "Check"
Cobain - "Thank you"
Novoselic - "Hey, I dunno what you guys heard, but this isn't our last show, so whoever's been telling you that shit"
Cobain - "Yes it is!"
Novoselic - "it's not, it's not"
Cobain - "I would like to officially and publicly announce that this is our last show ..."
Novoselic - "For today!"
Cobain - "Until we play ..."
Novoselic - "Again!"
Cobain - "um on our er ... on our November tour, we're gonna play in November right? Or do you wanna record a record before that?"
Novoselic - "We're gonna record a record in November"
Cobain - "Yeah"
Grohl - "We practiced last night. Ready? This song's called In Bloom"
Novoselic - "Thanks a lot"
COME AS YOU ARE
Grohl - "That was um.. hey Chris tell a joke! Tell a joke, tell a joke"
Novoselic - "It's really cheesy telling dumb jokes between songs, so…"
Grohl - "What?"
Novoselic - "Two guys in a dark… the invisible man goes sees a doctor and the nurse goes, OK, I'll, I'll go get the doctor and the nurse goes to the doctor, the invisible man's here and the doctor goes, tell him I can't see him right now!"
ABOUT A GIRL
Grohl - "Hey bootleggers, this is a new song and we don't really feel like actually going through the trouble of putting it out ourselves so ..."
Cobain - "This song is called The Eagle Has Landed"
Grohl - "yes, and it's for all of you bootlegger to go ahead and go!"
Grohl - "Hellooo"
MORE THAN A FEELING JAM
[a jam on a hit by 'Boston']
SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT
Grohl - "This song's called On A Plain, they said whoah!"
ON A PLAIN
Grohl - "This song's called Been A Son"
BEEN A SON
Grohl - "I love my sister and I love my mommy too"
Cobain - "This song is dedicated to my twelve day old daughter and my wife and ermm there's been some pretty extreme things written about us, especially my wife and she thinks everybody hates her now. So um… this is being recorded, so why don't you give her a message and say Courtney we love you, OK? Ready? On the count of three, 1, 2, 3"
Audience - "Courtney we love you!"
Cobain - "Thanks"
Grohl - "Hey, I don't know ... I dunno if anybody remembers Tony. But he danced for us last time we played here last year and he's, he's a great guy and he still writes all the songs! Bye bye good night"
Cobain - "Good night"
Grohl - "See ya!"
Grohl - "Chris"
Cobain - "Happy birthday to Dave's mother"
Novoselic - "The power of the bootleg Kurt, the power of the bootleg"
[Crowd sings 'Happy Birthday']
Grohl - "Gee that was really nice of you"
[very out of tune]
Novoselic - "Thanks a lot. That was a Shocking Blue cover"
Chris and Dave jam on 'Smoke on the Water'"
Novoselic - "Frank Zappa and the Mothers!"
Grohl - "Say goodbye Kurt"
THE MONEY WILL ROLL RIGHT IN
Grohl - "Thanks"
STAR SPANGLED BANNER JAM
Novoselic - "Nationalist"
Grohl - "Thank you very much, good night"
Cobain - "Good night, thank you"