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Heart Shaped Box: Volume 1
Info: 1994 - 4CD on Kiwi Records (????)
Overall: 83 tracks 300+ min rating: ?
Recorded: see below

01/11/91 Seattle is actually 01/01/91 Seattle.

Annotation last modified on 2013-02-16 18:12 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1: Studio Sessions
# Title Rating Length
1 Floyd the Barber
2:18
2 Paper Cuts
4:05
3 Downer
1:45
4 Beeswax
2:50
5 Mexican Seafood
1:58
6 Hairspray Queen
4:14
7 Aero Zepplin
4:40
8 Love Buzz
3:49
9 Big Cheese
3:44
10 Spank Thru
3:23
11 Swap Meet
3.4 3:03
12 Mr. Moustache
3.4 3:23
13 Blew
2:54
14 About a Girl
2:48
15 School
3.5 2:41
16 Negative Creep
2:55
17 Scoff
4:08
18 Sifting
5:25
19 Big Long Now
5:05
20 Do You Love Me?
3:34
21 Stain
2:39
22 Been a Son
2:22
Medium 2: More Studio Sessions
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Bureaucratic Desire for Revenge, Part 1
Earth 7:23
2 A Bureaucratic Desire for Revenge, Part 2
Earth 6:39
3 Ouroboros Is Broken
Earth 18:23
4 Where Did You Sleep Last Night?
Nirvana 3:58
5 Down in the Dark
Nirvana 3:22
6 In Bloom
Nirvana 4:33
7 Dive
Nirvana 3:54
8 Sliver
Nirvana 3.65 2:12
9 [Phone Call]
Nirvana 0:49
10 Turnaround
Nirvana 2:19
11 D-7
Nirvana 3:48
12 Son of a Gun
Nirvana 2:48
13 Molly's Lips
Nirvana 1:54
14 Aneurysm
Nirvana 4:49
15 Even in His Youth
Nirvana 3 3:07
16 Smells Like Teen Spirit
Nirvana 4:37
Medium 3: Unreleased Demos and Outtakes
# Title Rating Length
1 If You Must (demo)
3:46
2 Downer (demo)
1:37
3 Floyd the Barber (demo)
2:06
4 Paper Cuts (demo)
3:50
5 Spank Thru (demo)
3:18
6 Beeswax (demo)
2:33
7 Pen Cap Chew (demo)
2:48
8 Hairspray Queen (demo)
4:18
9 Love Buzz (Peel Session)
3:16
10 About a Girl (Peel Session)
2:39
11 Spank Thru (Peel Session)
3:16
12 Polly (Peel Session)
2:34
13 Blandest
3:41
14 Love Buzz
3:13
15 About a Girl
2:36
16 Polly (acoustic)
2:20
17 Seed
2:20
18 Sappy
2:25
19 Opinion
1:43
20 D-7 (alternate)
2:29
21 Lithium (take 6)
2:44
22 D-7 (alternate)
3:33
23 Immodium (alternate)
3:13
24 Pay to Play (alternate)
3:32
25 Sappy (alternate)
3:25
Medium 4: Live and Unreleased
# Title Rating Length
1 In Bloom
?:??
2 Breed
?:??
3 Sappy
?:??
4 Polly
?:??
5 Spank Thru
?:??
6 Lithium
4.6 ?:??
7 Here She Comes Now
?:??
8 Where Did You Sleep Last Night?
?:??
9 Token Eastern Song
?:??
10 Vendettagainst
?:??
11 Dazed and Confused
?:??
12 About a Girl
?:??
13 Spank Thru
?:??
14 Molly's Lips
?:??
15 In Bloom
?:??
16 Floyd the Barber
?:??
17 Verse Chorus Verse
?:??
18 Habanera
?:??
19 Jesus Doesn't Want Me for a Sunbeam
?:??
20 School
?:??
21 Drain You
?:??
22 Talk to Me
?:??

Credits

Medium 1: Studio Sessions

bass guitar:
Krist Novoselic (tracks 11–12, 15)
drums:
Chad Channing (tracks 11–12, 15)
guitar:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 11–12, 15)
composer:
Bob Ezrin (track 20)
Kim Fowley (track 20)
Krist Novoselic (tracks 1, 3, 21)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 20)
Chad Channing (tracks 1–2, 9, 11–12, 18)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–6, 9–19, 21–22)
Alan Ezrin (track 20)
Vincent Fowley (track 20)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 8)
instruments:
Krist Novoselic (track 12)
lead vocals:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 11–12, 15)
lyricist:
Krist Novoselic (tracks 1, 3, 21)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 20)
Chad Channing (tracks 1–2, 9, 11–12, 18)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–6, 9–19, 21–22)
Alan Ezrin (track 20)
Vincent Fowley (track 20)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 8)
recording engineer:
Jack Endino (tracks 11–12, 15)
writer:
Krist Novoselic (tracks 7, 19, 22)
Kurt Cobain (track 7)
publisher:
Bad Boy Music ( – ????) (track 20)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (tracks 3–7, 19, 21–22)
KISS Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 20)
Primary Wave Tunes (track 14)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (track 20)
The End of Music (tracks 3–7, 14, 19, 21–22)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 20)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 20)
大洋音楽 (track 20)
recorded at:
cover recording of:
Do You Love Me? (track 20)
Love Buzz (track 8)
has revision:
later translated versions:
Geh kumm hearst (track 15)
recording of:
About a Girl (track 14)
Aero Zeppelin (track 7)
Been a Son (track 22)
Beeswax (track 4)
Big Cheese (track 9)
Big Long Now (track 19)
Blew (track 13)
Downer (track 3)
Floyd the Barber (track 1)
Hairspray Queen (track 6)
Mexican Seafood (track 5)
Mr. Moustache (track 12)
Negative Creep (track 16)
Paper Cuts (track 2)
School (track 15)
Scoff (track 17)
Sifting (track 18)
Spank Thru (track 10)
Stain (track 21)
Swap Meet (track 11)

Medium 2: More Studio Sessions

bass guitar:
Krist Novoselic (track 8)
drums:
Dan Peters (Mudhoney drummer) (track 8)
guitar:
Kurt Cobain (track 8)
arranger:
Lead Belly (track 4)
background vocals:
Krist Novoselic (track 8)
composer:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 8, 14–16)
Dave Grohl (tracks 14, 16)
Eugene Kelly (track 12)
Frances McKee (track 12)
Nirvana (90s US grunge band) (track 6)
Krist Novoselic (tracks 8, 14, 16)
Greg Sage (track 11)
engineer:
Jack Endino (track 8)
guest electric guitar:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–3)
lead vocals:
Kurt Cobain (track 8)
lyricist:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 6, 8, 14–16)
Eugene Kelly (track 12)
Frances McKee (track 12)
Krist Novoselic (track 8)
mastering:
Howie Weinberg (track 8)
mixer:
Jack Endino (track 8)
producer:
Graig Montgomery (track 15)
Jack Endino (track 8)
recording engineer:
Jack Endino (track 8)
writer:
Gerald Casale (track 10)
Kurt Cobain (track 7)
Eugene Kelly (track 13)
Frances McKee (track 13)
Mark Mothersbaugh (track 10)
Krist Novoselic (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (track 12)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (tracks 7–8, 10, 14)
Eugenius Music BMI (track 13)
MJ Twelve Music (track 16)
Murky Slough Music (track 16)
Primary Wave Tunes (tracks 6, 16)
The End of Music (tracks 7–8, 14)
The End of Music (1991) (tracks 6, 16)
Virgin Songs Inc. (1991) (tracks 6, 16)
recorded at:
cover recording of:
D-7 (Wipers) (track 11)
Molly’s Lips (track 13)
Son of a Gun (track 12)
Turn Around (track 10)
later parody versions:
Humppanirvana (track 16)
Outro (track 16)
Smells Like Nirvana (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Ejaculatio Praecox (track 16)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Aneurysm (track 14)
Dive (track 7)
Even in His Youth (track 15)
In Bloom (track 6)
Sliver (track 8)
version of:
In the Pines (track 4)

Medium 3: Unreleased Demos and Outtakes

composer:
Nirvana (90s US grunge band) (tracks 12, 16, 21)
Krist Novoselic (tracks 2–3)
Greg Sage (tracks 20, 22)
Chad Channing (tracks 3–4)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–8, 10–11, 13, 15, 17–19, 23–25)
Robbie van Leeuwen (tracks 9, 14)
lyricist:
Krist Novoselic (tracks 2–3)
Chad Channing (tracks 3–4)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–8, 10–13, 15–19, 21, 23–25)
Robbie van Leeuwen (tracks 9, 14)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (tracks 2, 6, 8)
Primary Wave Tunes (tracks 10, 15, 21)
The End of Music (tracks 2, 6, 8, 10, 15)
The End of Music (1991) (tracks 12, 16, 21)
Virgin Songs Inc. (1991) (tracks 12, 16, 21)
cover recording of:
D-7 (Wipers) (tracks 20, 22)
Love Buzz (tracks 9, 14)
later versions:
(New Wave) Polly (tracks 12, 16)
live recording of:
About a Girl (track 10)
recording of:
About a Girl (track 15)
Beeswax (track 6)
Blandest (track 13)
Downer (track 2)
Floyd the Barber (track 3)
Hairspray Queen (track 8)
If You Must (track 1)
Immodium (track 23)
Lithium (track 21)
Opinion (track 19)
Paper Cuts (track 4)
Pay to Play (track 24)
Pen Cap Chew (track 7)
Polly (tracks 12, 16)
Sappy (tracks 18, 25)
Seed (track 17)
Spank Thru (tracks 5, 11)

Medium 4: Live and Unreleased

drums:
Dave Grohl (track 6)
bass:
Krist Novoselic (track 6)
guitar family:
Kurt Cobain (track 6)
additional writer:
Jake Holmes (track 11)
arranger:
Lead Belly (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Craig Doubet (track 6)
Jeff Sheehan (track 6)
background vocals:
Dave Grohl (track 6)
Krist Novoselic (track 6)
composer:
John Cale (track 7)
Frances McKee (track 19)
Sterling Morrison (track 7)
Nirvana (90s US grunge band) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 15, 21)
Krist Novoselic (track 16)
Moe Tucker (track 7)
Chad Channing (track 16)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 3, 5, 9–10, 12–13, 16–17, 20, 22)
Eugene Kelly (track 19)
Jimmy Page (track 11)
Lou Reed (track 7)
engineer:
Nirvana (90s US grunge band) (track 6)
Butch Vig (track 6)
lead vocals:
Kurt Cobain (track 6)
lyricist:
Frances McKee (track 19)
Krist Novoselic (track 16)
Chad Channing (track 16)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–6, 9–10, 12–13, 15–17, 20–22)
Eugene Kelly (track 19)
Jimmy Page (track 11)
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin) (track 11)
Lou Reed (track 7)
mastering:
Howie Weinberg (track 6)
mixer:
Andy Wallace (track 6)
producer:
Nirvana (90s US grunge band) (track 6)
Butch Vig (track 6)
recording engineer:
Butch Vig (track 6)
writer:
Frances McKee (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
Eugene Kelly (track 14)
publisher:
Eugenius Music BMI (track 14)
Primary Wave Tunes (tracks 1, 6, 12, 15)
The End of Music (track 12)
WB Music Corp. (track 11)
The End of Music (1991) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 15, 21)
Virgin Songs Inc. (1991) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 15, 21)
recorded at:
sampled by:
Conserve & Destroy by Tricil (track 6)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 131) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Dazed and Confused (Led Zeppelin version) (track 11)
Here She Comes Now (track 7)
later translated versions:
Geh kumm hearst (track 20)
later versions:
(New Wave) Polly (track 4)
live cover recording of:
Molly’s Lips (track 14)
live recording of:
School (track 20)
recording of:
About a Girl (track 12)
Breed (track 2)
Drain You (track 21)
Floyd the Barber (track 16)
In Bloom (tracks 1, 15)
Lithium (track 6)
Polly (track 4)
Sappy (track 3)
Spank Thru (tracks 5, 13)
Talk to Me (track 22)
Token Eastern Song (track 9)
Vendetagainst (track 10)
Verse Chorus Verse (track 17)
version of:
Dazed and Confused (original) (track 11)
In the Pines (track 8)