In honor of the publication of Jim Walsh’s All Over But the Shouting. I dug up this gem from Pline taken from the Northampton, Mass show in August of 2002.
So, I am not sure if I heard this as urban legend, if it’s true, or if I made it up, but I figure one of y’all might know — did Nirvana name their record after this song?
“I am not sure if I heard this as urban legend . . . but did Nirvana name their record after this song?”
Right after Dave Grohl woke up without his kidneys in a ice-filled hotel bathtub.
I always tell that story about ‘Nevermind/Nirvana’ like it’s true to my younger friends, so I hope it is.
According to the Don’t You Know Who I Think I Was liner notes, it was named after Nevermind, but hell, they’re just liner notes after all.
Edit: Nevermind (the album) was named after “Never Mind” (the song). I need sleep.