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Blue Monday

The new Nirvana concert disc, Live at Reading, is one helluva listen, even if the crowd noise on many of the cuts sounds suspiciously dialed in. In terms of sound and ferocity, it easily surpasses the 1996 concert document From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah and confirms once again that while there was plenty of songcraft underlying the group’s sonic barrage, Nirvana was first and foremost a balls-out monster of a rock band.

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