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Nirvana 2002/Nirvana 2002 - Recordings 89-91 [Digipak]

Nirvana 2002/Nirvana 2002 - Recordings 89-91 [Digipak]

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Liner Note Author: Tomas Lindberg. Recording information: Studio Edsbyn (??/1989-01/2007); Sunlight Studio (??/1989-01/2007).This disc collects all the existing recordings of a decent Swedish death metal act. They've got the distorted guitar tone, the D-beat drumming, and vocals that sound heavily indebted to Obituary's John Tardy (albeit much more comprehensible, whether for good or ill) - basically, they check all the boxes. But it's hard to say what they bring to the music's history that's new, other than the story behind their name. They had just decided to call themselves Nirvana instead of Prophet 2002 when they came across a single by some Seattle-based garage punk outfit with the same name, so they tacked "2002" on, combining old and new and figuring that would cover their bases. Nirvana 2002 wound up toiling in total obscurity for three years, then calling it quits - there are absolutely no officially released recordings here; it's all demos, rehearsals and one live track. Indeed, the group's four-song Disembodied Spirits demo - their major achievement - appears twice, in a newly remixed version that actually paints them in a pretty favorable light, musically speaking, and at the end of the disc in its original, raw, 20-year-old form. Oh, and about that live track: It was recorded at a one-off 2007 reunion performance, staged to celebrate the release of Daniel Ekeroth's exhaustive book Swedish Death Metal, in which Nirvana 2002 were recalled quite favorably. If you're a total obsessive like Ekeroth, you'll love this; if you're just a garden-variety metalhead, you'll probably enjoy it but shouldn't go out of your way to hear it, or come in expecting revelations. ~ Phil Freeman see more...

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Nirvana 2002/Nirvana 2002 - Recordings 89-91 [Digipak]
Nirvana 2002/Nirvana 2002 - Recordings 89-91 [Digipak]
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Dia D.
Dia D.
Hueytown, AL
525 reviews
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Kurt Cobain was such an amazing human being! He had such a hard life but man did he write some amazing music along the way. I was heartbroken when I found out that he died. I can still remember exactly where I was and what I was doing when I heard about his passing. His music will forever be legendary!
Caroline R.
Caroline R.
Andover , MA
65 reviews
Huge fan! I wish I grew up in the time where I could listen and experience this music. But today I respect and experience this type of music. There is no other sound like nirvana and Kurt Cobain! Will never forget them.
Ivy P.
Ivy P.
Baltimore, MD
130 reviews
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Nirvana will always be a great band. Kurt kobain's voice is chillingly beautiful. His lyrics are raw and it's an album that will forever be in my collection.
Nallely R.
Nallely R.
Nacogdoches, TX
83 reviews
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Im a huge fan of Nirvana and Kurt Cobain was a creative and lyrical genius. Truly iconic band. Their songs are relatable and classics.
Wendy S.
Wendy S.
Marion, MS
16 reviews
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Nirvana 2002 is an awesome album. I still listen to it as often as I can. My favorite Nirvana song is Smells like teen spirit.
Dahlia J.
Dahlia J.
Gainesville , FL
117 reviews
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Total, completely timeless music. It's great no matter what emotions you're feeling; there's a song for everyone out there.
Hannah M.
Hannah M.
Avon Park, FL
44 reviews
Kurts legacy will remain through his amazing music and albums. His voice is so determined and passionate.
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LEAR26432 María R.
Weston, FL
958 reviews
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Buena musica con mucho estilo, amo nirvana y sus letras, perduraran en la historia
Tasha G.
Tasha G.
Stearns, KY
329 reviews
Nirvanna is a great band I love their music. I have this album at home.....
Heather S.
Heather S.
Lancaster, OH
142 reviews
I grew up a Gen X'er and he was the voice of my generation. So many of us felt isolated and alone and turned to Nirvana. The messages in the songs sounded familiar and gave many of us something to cling to. I wish Kurt was still alive today to see the impact he had on alternative music. And the impact he had on me and the rest of Gen X. We miss you man!!!
Wendy S.
Wendy S.
Marion, MS
16 reviews
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What is yalls favorite Nirvana song?
Maria L.
Maria L.
Whittier, CA
116 reviews
Are they still producing music even now?
Dreama A.
Dreama A.
Hilo, HI
105 reviews
Did Courtney murder Kurt or was it really suicide?
SARAH L.
SARAH L.
Windom, TX
228 reviews
What's your favorite song?
Peters B.
Peters B.
Pembroke Pnes, FL
30 reviews
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Has anybody purchased this on vinyl recently and where did you get it

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