Nirvana playing 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' one week before it was released (1991)

Nirvana's breakthrough album Nevermind was released September 24, 1991. Just a week earlier, on September 16, the band played a 45-minute set at Beehive Records in Seattle. Lines to get in went around the block. According to the biography Heavier than Heaven, it was the first time Kurt Cobain realized that the band was rising […]