Nirvana Plays Surprise Brooklyn Show W. Joan Jett, St. Vincent, Kim Gordon, J. Mascis (Video)

    After Nirvana’s set during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York – they decided to perform a surprise show at the Brooklyn venue Saint Vitus. The invite only crowd got to see a full 16 song set which included guests Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, J. Mascis, and St. Vincent’s Annie Clark. Unfortunately, there was no surprise from Lorde during the secret show. The set included a slew of Nirvana’s hits such as “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” “Heart-Shaped Box,” “Lithium,” and “Drain You.” Original members Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Pat Smear backed the all-star cast.


    Nirvana Setlist:


    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)


    Watch “Smells Like Teen Spirit” with Joan Jett:

    Watch “Heart-Shaped Box” with St. Vincent:

    [Consequence of Sound]