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Nirvana’s ‘Unplugged’ Hits DVD; Modest Mouse, Man Man Plot More Gigs

Plus news on Sondre Lerche.

Finally, after years of blossoming demand, one of thequintessential rock moments of the ’90s will hit DVD for the first timeever; yes indeed, you can now bask in the mossy greens of Kurt Cobain’s cardigan for Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged in New York performance will hit stores shelves Nov. 20 via Universal Music Enterprises, Billboard.com reports.The show, originally taped Nov. 18 1993, some six months before thefrontman’s untimely death, will, much the like the CD offering,including “Something in the Way” and “Oh Me,” both of which did notappear in the original broadcast. Also arriving with Nirvana’s UnpluggedDVD — surely to please hardcore fans — are four tracks from theband’s soundcheck and previously unreleased behind-the-scenes footage.

Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged in New York tracklisting:

1. “About a Girl”
2. “Come as You Are”
3. “Jesus Doesn’t Want Me for a Sunbeam”
4. “The Man Who Sold the World”
5. “Pennyroyal Tea”
6. “Dumb”
7. “Polly”
8. “On a Plain”
9. “Something in the Way”
10. “Plateau”
11. “Oh Me”
12. “Lake of Fire”
13. “All Apologies”
14. “Where Did You Sleep Last Night”

Modest Mouse Slate More Shows with Man Man, Love as Laughter

Kinda like these guys, Modest Mouse and Man Manwill continue to cultivate their birthed-from-the-road camaraderie withyet another spattering of dates appended to the bands’ previouslyunveiled fall shows. The freshly minted 11-date jaunt, also toting longtime Modest Mouse pals and Glacial Pace rockers Love as Laughter,will hit cities like Columbia, MO, Albuquerque, Chicago, and Tucsonbefore concluding in New Orleans Dec. 15, just in time for the holidayseason

Modest Mouse/Man Man/Love as Laughter tour dates:

11/15, Columbia, MO (Blue Note)
11/16, Norman, OK (Lloyd Noble Center)
11/17, Albuquerque, NM (Kiva Auditorium)
11/30, Kalamazoo, MI (State Theatre)
12/1, Detroit, MI (Masonic Temple)
12/2, Chicago, IL (Congress Theater)
12/3, Minneapolis, MN (The Orpheum Theater)
12/10, San Diego, CA (SOMA)
12/11, Tucson, AZ (Rialto Theater)
12/12, El Paso, TX (Abraham Chavez Theatre)
12/15, New Orleans, LA (House of Blues)

Sondre Lerche Maps North American Tour

Swedish troubadour Sondre Lerchehas mapped a North American solo outing set to kick off Nov. 7 inVancouver, BC. From there, Lerche, continuing to support hisAstralwerks LP Phantom Punchwill hit cities such as Seattle, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Toronto.Lerche’s 19-date outing will finish with a jaunt throughout the EasterSeaboard, including stops into Boston, New York, and Philadelphia.

Sondre Lerche tour dates:

11/7, Vancouver, BC (The Red Room)
11/8, Seattle, WA (Nectar Lounge)
11/10, Portland, OR (Doug Fir Lounge)
11/11, San Francisco, CA (S.A. Hall)
11/12, Los Angeles, CA (Troubadour)
11/13, Los Angeles, CA (Troubadour)
11/15, Dallas, TX (Club Dada)
11/16, Austin, TX (The Parish)
11/18, Omaha, NE (The Waiting Room)
11/19, Minneapolis, MN (The Varsity)
11/20, Chicago, IL (Park West)
11/21, Cleveland, OH (Cambridge Room)
11/22, Toronto, ON (Lee’s Palace)
11/24, Montreal, QC (Le Gymnase)
11/25, Boston, MA (Paradise)
11/26, Brooklyn, NY (Music Hall)
11/27, New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom)
11/28, Philadelphia, PA (World Cafe Live)
11/29, Hoboken, NJ (Maxwell’s)

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