Dec 17, 2016

Revisit this iconic episode of MTV’s ‘Unplugged’

Bryan Zawlocki

by Bryan Zawlocki


23 years ago today MTV aired the iconic Nirvana episode of their ‘Unplugged’ Series. “Unlike other artists who used the show as a sonic gimmick, Kurt Cobain added electricity and passion to his already-momentous songs. The band transformed fiery grunge staples into moody, haunted acoustic laments, buttressed by ace covers of everyone from David Bowie to Lead Belly.” – Rollingstone. Revisit the episode below.