Nirvana Played a Secret Show Last Night – Here’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” with Joan Jett

Nirvana was officially immortalized Thursday night, as the band got inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. They also performed some songs with Joan Jett on vocals, among other special guests.

The fun didn’t stop there: Nirvana also played a secret, invite-only show in front of just 230 people at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn. And they brought all the same special guests along with them. Here’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” from that show:

You can also watch “Heart Shaped Box” with guest vocalist Annie Clark (a.k.a. St. Vincent) here:

Even without Kurt Cobain, this had to be a special night for those in attendance. They had to at least feel Kurt’s presence as the show went on.

Setlist (with guest vocalists):

‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ (with Joan Jett)
‘Breed’ (with Joan Jett)
‘In Bloom’ (with Joan Jett)
‘Territorial Pissings’ (with Joan Jett)
‘Drain You’ (with J. Mascis)
‘Penny Royal Tea’ (with J. Mascis)
‘School’ (with J. Mascis)
‘Lithium’ (with Annie Clark)
‘About A Girl’ (with Annie Clark)
‘Heart Shaped Box’ (with Annie Clark)
‘Serve the Servants’ (with John McCauley)
‘Scentless Apprentice’ (with John McCauley)
‘Tourette’s’ (with John McCauley)
‘Aneurysm’ (with Kim Gordon)
‘Negative Creep’ (with Kim Gordon)
‘Moist Vagina’ (with Kim Gordon)


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