Image for Nirvana Returns To Seattle With Paul McCartney Out Front

Nirvana Returns To Seattle With Paul McCartney Out Front

Written by Greg Moskovitch on July 21, 2013

Paul McCartney joined the remaining members of Nirvana – drummer Dave Grohl, bass player Krist Novoselic and guitarist Pat Smear – to perform a selection of hits during a concert in Seattle. It was the first time any incarnation of Nirvana has performed in their hometown since 8th January, 1994.

During the Seattle stop of McCartney’s Out There tour on 19th July, Grohl, Novoselic and Smear first joined the former Beatle onstage at Safeco Field for Cut Me Some Slack, sticking around for performances of Beatles favourites Get Back, Long Tall Sally, Helter Skelter and set closer The End.

Cut Me Some Slack comes from Grohl and McCartney’s collaboration on the soundtrack to Grohl’s Sound City documentary project, which details the history of LA’s Sound City Studios. Two decades ago, Nirvana recorded Nevermind at the studio with producer Butch Vig.

The film features interviews with Vig, McCartney, Tom Petty, Rivers Cuomo, Trent Reznor, John Fogerty, Corey Taylor, Rick Rubin and Josh Homme, to name just a few.

(Via Soundcreeps)

Watch: Paul McCartney & Nirvana – Cut Me Some Slack (Live in Seattle)

Watch: Paul McCartney & Nirvana – Helter Skelter (Live in Seattle)

Join Music Feeds on Facebook

More On Music Feeds

Music Videos

Nussy – ‘My Heroin’

Melbourne synth-pop artist Nussy has a brand new single, My Heroin, which comes complete with a live-action video clip that proves the Melbourne lady’s heart is not one to be messed with.

News

Here’s A Video Of Heartthrob Ewan McGregor Singing Catfish And The Bottlemen’s ‘Hourglass’

Earlier this year, the charming heartthrob of a human being that is Ewan McGregor starred in an off-kilter new music video from Splendour act Catfish and the Bottlemen, where he played vocalist Van McCann’s drunk muso neighbour who writes the song Hourglass in one sitting, with a little help from old mate whiskey.

News

Waxahatchee – Newtown Social Club, Sydney 03/07/15

Whimsical nostalgia was running high last night at Waxahatchee’s Newtown Social Club gig.

News

Foo Fighters Criticised For “Exploitation Of Photographers”

Foo Fighters are slated to return to the stage on Saturday night after frontman Dave Grohl broke his leg live on stage last month, but the band have now been criticised by a Washington D.

Photos

Waxahatchee – Newtown Social Club, Sydney 03/07/15

News

Mark Ronson Reckons Kanye’s Glastonbury Show Wasn’t His Best

As go most things Kanye West, the rapper’s headline set at Glastonbury has been marred by controversy since his appearance was announced, but according to fellow Glastonbury performer Mark Ronson, the show Kanye eventually put on left him a little underwhelmed.

Around the web

This May Also Interest You