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  MTV Unplugged in New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
MTV Unplugged in New York is a live album from the American rock band, Nirvana.
MTV Unplugged in New York was the first Nirvana album to be released following the apparent suicide of singer/ guitarist Kurt Cobain in April 1994, and was hailed by critics as proof that the band was able to transcend the grunge sound it had become commonly associated with.
MTV Unplugged in New York includes two songs which were not aired on the original television broadcast of the concert: "Something In The Way" and "Oh Me." Both the album and the broadcast omit a short jam of Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama."
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 MTV Unplugged in New York - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
MTV Unplugged in New York is the name of a concert by Nirvana, recorded on the MTV Unplugged series.
The album was released on November 1, 1994 (see 1994 in music) and is the most popular of the MTV Unplugged sessions, being released posthumously after musician Kurt Cobain's death on April 5, 1994.
MTV Unplugged in New York was a #1 hit on Billboard's Top 200 album chart, and won a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album.
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 Encyclopedia: MTV Unplugged in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Unplugged In New York Review | Nirvana | Reviews @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com
The sound on Unplugged In Newyork is amazing, from the from the melodic riffs of Dumb and All Apologies to the country and blues riffs in Plateau, Oh Me, Lake Of Fire and Where Did You Sleep Last Night this CD has a good viratity of sound.
Since there are no new songs on the album its hard to comment on the lyrics themselves, more on their excellent delivery.
Unplugged In New York is their best live albulm.
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 Shadowlands Haunted Places Index - New York
People who are new to the building are told about this ghost and the name given to him, "Jason." (for no real reason)To this day there have been many reports from people who travel down there for old documents and books.
One winter their daughter either fell or jumped to her death out the window of their New York apartment and it is said she remains at the summer house because she disliked Manhattan while alive.
An eerie postscript: before her death, Capt. Zabriskie commissioned a sculptor to create 4 statues of her for each 3 years of her life up to the age of 12 in the gardens; but to this day only three statues are present, along with an empty pedestal for the fourth one.
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 New York Unplugged, 1889 - Wired New York Forum
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Last August's startling images of hordes of New Yorkers coursing homeward through a city stopped dead as stranded visitors slept on sidewalks in the torpid heat were striking reminders of the civilizing necessity of electricity.
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 Nirvana's "Unplugged in New York"
MTV’s Unplugged TV series was created as a novelty, with the concept to strip away the production and bombast from popular rock songs so the songwriting could shine through (other notable episodes in the series featured Eric Clapton, Neil Young, Alice in Chains, and Captain Cornball himself, John Bon Jovi).
Unplugged was recorded with the intent of releasing a CD, and until Cobain died MTV executives and their audience considered the Nirvana taping to be just another episode in the series, albeit a good one.
Unplugged CD is a fourteen-track meditation on the fundamental pain of life.
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 Nirvana - MTV Unplugged in New York | sputnikmusic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Unplugged is all about the enigma that is Kurt Cobain.
The first classic to be found on Unplugged, The Man Who Sold The World is a David Bowie song with a hissing guitar and some excellent basswork.
All the pain that Kurt had in his last few years were released on the world with such a fury, that when he committed suicide a few months later, the world shook with pain.
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 Unplugged in New York (Nirvana) : Origin of Lake of Fire
Unplugged in New York (Nirvana) : Origin of Lake of Fire
Unplugged in New York (Nirvana) may have Slip-Ups on our companion site Slipups.com.
Kurt says on Unplugged that all these songs are off their second album.
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 Salamanca, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Reviews of Nirvana | MTV Unplugged in New York, The Rugburns | Mommy, I'm Sorry, Bonepony in Concert, Screwbalz Comedy ...
Nirvana, MTV Unplugged in New York (Geffen 1994) -- In November, 1993, the late, lamented Kurt Cobain gathered his band and headed to New York to record an unplugged show.
In many ways, Unplugged in New York casts the band in a new (and more accessible) light, and shows what the future might have held.
Unplugged in New York shows that, underneath the attitude, there was a ton of talent in this band.
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 MTV Unplugged In New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
UNPLUGGED IN NEW YORK is part of MTV's "Unplugged" series.
Cobain breathed new life into the Raincoats' career (who thanked him on their latest EP), brought a wider audience to Eugenius' pop genius, and proved there was grunge in Seattle before the '90s by covering a Wipers song on INCESTICIDE.
The same reverential awe seeps through every minute of the UNPLUGGED IN NEW YORK performance, released nearly a year after its recording in November 1993.
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 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Unplugged In New York - Nirvana (USA) at Epinions.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
But what really makes MTV Unplugged in New York an important piece of music and the stand out of Nirvana’s often lauded career revolves around the seamless combination of previously studio recorded original tracks, Meat Puppets classics, and a few other luscious covers.
Unplugged is the standard by which all live albums should be judged on both an emotional and musical level.
MTV Unplugged in New York remains in the top two albums ever created by the music station (the other being the Eric Clapton release).
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 20. Nirvana - Unplugged in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Nirvana's Unplugged In New York is a wonderful record, a brief moment of calm among almost constant tumult.
But for that one December night in New York City, he was happy.
With many of the Unplugged's songs ubiquitous on the radio in the years after Cobain's death, it's hard to remember what a shock it was to see Nirvana on MTV's show that had up to that point been the domain of more sedate performers.
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 Unplugged in New York
With 'Unplugged In New York' though I don't find that there is much if anything to critisise.
Unplugged also reveals what a tight unit Nirvana actually was.
Unplugged is an excellent disc and a great departure from NEVERMIND and IN UTERO and can easily be considered the bands third classic release in a row.
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 Open Directory - Arts: Music: Bands and Artists: Cover Bands
Alive N Kickin' - New York Tri-state area night club and wedding band, playing the top songs from every era.
Denice Given Band - New York band playing music from swing and latin through to modern-day hits for corporate and private events.
Mr Whiskers - Hornell, New York classic hard rock cover band performing in western and central New York, and the northern Pennsylvania areas.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Nirvana - Unplugged in New York: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Unplugged was the last collection recorded by Nirvana before the untimely death of Kurt Cobain and it caught many by surprise.
As a testament to the group's live dynamic in a acoustic setting, it's a fantastic document that emphasises the nuances of one of the greatest bands of recent times.
'Unplugged In New York' is a live album of acoustic tracks from one of the 90's biggest bands.
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 allmusic ((( MTV Unplugged in New York > Overview )))
If In Utero is a suicide note, MTV Unplugged in New York is a message from beyond the grave, a summation of Kurt Cobain's talents and pain so fascinating, it's hard to listen to repeatedly.
It's a nakedly emotional record, unintentionally so, as the subtext means more than the main themes of how Nirvana wanted to prove its worth and diversity, showcasing the depth of their songwriting.
As it turns out, it accomplishes its goals rather too well; this is a band, and songwriter, on the verge of discovering a new sound and style.
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 Unplugged In New York - Nirvana - Music Records Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
Unplugged In New York - Nirvana : Nirvana Unplugged
Unplugged In New York - Nirvana : More of a Post Mortem than a record
This record is certainly a testament to this, a selection of old and borrowed songs played to the famous 'unplugged' formula, which attempts to...
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 "Brand New Key"
elanie Safka was born in Astoria, New York, where she learned to play the ukulele at the age of four.
She also studied drama for a while, at New York's Academy of Fine Arts.
The story goes Melanie was listening to tapes during childbirth and decided to name her firstborn after the song that was playing at the time, the classic rock standard "Layla" by Derek & the Dominos.
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 MTV Unplugged in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The CD was released on November 1 1994 (see 1994 in music) and is the most popular of MTV Unplugged sessions being released posthumously after musician Kurt Cobain 's death on April 5 1994.
MTV Unplugged in New York was a #1 hit on Billboard 's Top 200 album chart and won Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album.
Although I would have liked to have seen more selections from Mozart's formidable operas, this CD offers a very comprehensive selection of old favorites and a few pieces casual fans most likely have not heard before.
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 Submarino: NIRVANA - Unplugged in New York
Unplugged In New York foi o último álbum lançado pelo Nirvana em 1994.
Se Nevermind mostrou a banda ao mundo, Unplugged in New York eternizou-a.
Esse acústico feito em New York, é um dos melhores que já vi na minha vida, todos arrasaram, principalmente KURT, vale lembrar que o Pat Smear também deu um toque a mais no cd, as músicas Come As You Are, Plateu e All Apologies ficaram mais do que excelentes, não perca tempo compre !!!!!!!!!!!
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 Encyclopedia: Unplugged in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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In 1998 Q magazine readers voted Unplugged in New York the 77th greatest album of all time.
MTV Unplugged in New York Lyrics - Nirvana (http://www.myclassiclyrics.com/nirvana/mtv_unplugged.html)
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 [NFC: Sound Gallery]
MTV Unplugged in New York -- Nirvana's finest hour.
This sensational live performance took place at Sony's Studios in New York City on November 18, 1993.
For more interesting information and memories of the performance, check our interview with the Unplugged producer Alex Coletti.
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 Unplugged In New York by Nirvana CD
New York Times (1/5/95, p.C15) - Included on Neil Strauss' list of the Top 10 Albums of '94 - "...These songs...[are] strings of epitaphs delivered in a blistering, electrifying unplugged show.
Two years ago at the age of fifteen i was given the unplugged in new york cd by my uncle and since then i have never looked back.
To those of you who are looking for a another Kurt Cobain scream seession keep moving as this is kurt at his docile and and controlled best.
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 Medialunchbox - Music : Unplugged in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
November of 1994, saw the release of Nirvana's first posthumous album, "MTV Unplugged in New York." The album was recorded just six months before the death of Kurt Cobain and released just six months after.
"MTV Unplugged in New York City" would be a somber enough album as is, but considering Cobain died shortly after it was recorded,...
When MTV wanted Nirvana to play all of their hits on the unplugged show, Kurt was unwilling to compromise his integrity.
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