The surviving members of NIRVANA reunited last night (October 6) at Cal Jam Festival for to perform six songs. Dave Grohl, Pat Smear (both of whom are members of FOO FIGHTERS) and Krist Novoselic (who played earlier in the day with his band GIANTS IN THE TREES) were joined during the NIRVANA mini-set by John McAuley of the band DEER TICK and Joan Jett.
They played three songs with John on lead vocals — “Serve The Servants”, “Scentless Apprentice” and “In Bloom” — before Joantook over for “Breed”, “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “All Apologies”, with the latter featuring Brody Dalle on bass and Krist moving on to the accordion.
Setlist was as follows:
1. Serve The Servants (with John McCauley)
2. Scentless Apprentice (with John McCauley)
3. In Bloom (with John McCauley)
4. Breed (with Joan Jett)
5. Smells Like Teen Spirit (with Joan Jett)
6. All Apologies (with Joan Jett and Brody Dalle)