Studio Covers

Please note that this list contains covers only recorded in demos studio and radio sessions (as well as the unplugged recording) For live covers click here

Song Title  Bootleg Title
Incorrectly Used Song Title
Location/Other Recordings
White Lace and Strange
(Thunder and Roses)
Adorn
Laminated Effect
Lemon Song
Made Not Born
For more information see Pre-Nirvana songs page
Gypsies Tramps and Thieves
(Cher)
  - Boombox Demo Recording - Summer 1987

   Also recorded:-
- Practice Tape - 1987
Do You Love Me?
(Kiss)
       - "Hard to Believe" Kiss Tribute LP & CD Compilation (1990) - Everman Session - June 1989
   
   Also recorded:-
- No other recordings
Where Did You Sleep Last Night? (Trad) Black Girl
My Girl
In The Pines
Something In The Way
Where Did You Sleep At Last Night
- "The Winding Sheet" (1990) & "With The Lights Out" - The Jury Sessions - August 1989
  
  Also recorded:-
- Solo Demo - Summer 1990
 - "2 Meter Sessie" NOB Session - 25 November 1991 
- Unplugged Rehearsal? - 16 & 17 November 1993
- "Unplugged in New York" (1994) - 18 November 1993
Here She Comes Now
(Velvet Underground)
Here She Comes
Made Outta Wood
- "Heaven and Hell Vol1 - A Tribute to The Velvet Underground" CD Compilation - US (1991) UK (1990) "Here She Comes Now/Venus In Furs" Nirvana/Melvins 7" Split Single (1991) & "Fifteen Minutes: A Tribute To The Velvet Underground" - UK (1994) - Nevermind Demos - April 1990
 

   Also recorded:-
- Nevermind Demos - April 1990 (Alternative Mix)
- "2 Meter Sessie" NOB Session - 25 November 1991 (Acoustic 2 Takes) - 1 take released on download (2002)
D-7
(The Wipers)
D7
Dee Seven
Dementa 7
Dementia 7
Dementia Seven
Straight As An Arrow
- "Hormoaning" EP (1992) & "Lithium" UK Digipak Single (1992) - John Peel Radio 1 Session - 21 October 1990
   
   Also recorded:-
- "Test Mix" (From the same recording circulating with the guitars and bass removed for part of the song)
- "Boy Meets Girl" KAOS Radio Session? - 25 September 1990
Return of The Rat
(The Wipers)
Return of Rat - "8 Songs For Greg Sage and The Wipers" 4x 7" Boxed Set Compilation (1992) & "14 Songs For Greg Sage and The Wipers" CD Compilation (1993) - Laundry Room Sessions - April 1992
 
   Also recorded:-

- Laundry Room Sessions - April 1992 (Remix)
And I Love Her (The Beatles) - "Montage Of Heck - The Home Recordings" (2015) - Solo Demo - Unknown date
Onward Into Countless Battles
(Unleashed) 
- Rio Session - 22 January 1993
Seasons In The Sun 
(Terry Jacks)
  -"With The Lights Out" DVD - Rio Session - 22 January 1993

   Also recorded:-
- Rio Session - 22 January 1993 (Rough Mix)

 
(Almost) Studio Covers

Although the below songs are not technically studio recordings they have been included as the unplugged recording was an unusual recording

Jesus Doesn't Want Me For a Sunbeam 
(The Vaselines)
All Apologies
Don't Attack Me
Jesus
Jesus Doen't Want Me For A Sunbeam
Jesus Doesn't Want Me
Jesus Don't Want Me
Jesus Wants Me
Jesus Wants Me For A Sunbeam
Sunbeam
TV Personalities
Very Ape
- "Unplugged in New York" (1994) - 18 November 1993

  Also recorded:-
- Unplugged Rehearsal? - 16 & 17 November 1993
- Unplugged Rehearsal - 18 November 1993 (Unreleased)
- Practice Tape - 5 February 1994
Lake of Fire 
(Meat Puppets)
    - "Unplugged in New York" (1994) - 18 November 1993

  Also recorded:-
- Unplugged Rehearsal? - 16 & 17 November 1993
- Unplugged Rehearsal - 18 November 1993 (Unreleased)
Oh Me 
(Meat Puppets)
Oh Me - "Unplugged in New York" (1994) - 18 November 1993

  Also recorded:-
- Unplugged Rehearsal? - 16 & 17 November 1993
- Unplugged Rehearsal (Twice) - 18 November 1993 (Unreleased x2)
Plateau 
(Meat Puppets)
    - "Unplugged in New York" (1994) - 18 November 1993

  Also recorded:-
- Unplugged Rehearsal? - 16 & 17 November 1993
- Unplugged Rehearsal (Twice) - 18 November 1993