Editors’ Notes If Nevermind's polished sound was a glorious blaze in a candle factory, In Utero's was a grease fire on a blackened stove. Deliberately tweaking the machinery of the grunge industry, the trio recorded the follow-up to their multi-platinum triumph with indie godhead Steve Albini, who was all too happy to give them a sound almost as alienating as the one he'd brought to PJ Harvey's Rid of Me. Kurt Cobain had a case of squawling dissatisfaction to unload, and from "Scentless Apprentice" to "Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle," he soaked the floors with it. A more complex set of songs than even the bunch that made Cobain a superstar, these also covered the bases from regret ("All Apologies") to incoherence ("Tourette's") and even—what's this?—a grudging pleasure ("Dumb"). In Utero is final proof that a record can't expel all the poison from an artist's system. If it somehow could have, Cobain would certainly be with us today.

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Serve the Servants
1
3:37
 
Scentless Apprentice
2
3:48
 
Heart-Shaped Box
3
4:41
 
Rape Me
4
2:50
 
Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge On Seattle
5
4:10
 
Dumb
6
2:31
 
Very Ape
7
1:55
 
Milk It
8
3:54
 
Pennyroyal Tea
9
3:38
 
Radio Friendly Unit Shifter
10
4:51
 
Tourette's
11
1:35
 
All Apologies
12
3:56
 
Gallons of Rubbing Alcohol Flow Through the Strip
13
7:34
 
Marigold (B-Side)
14
2:34
 
Moist Vagina (2013 Mix)
15
3:33
 
Sappy (2013 Mix)
16
3:26
 
I Hate Myself and Want to Die (2013 Mix)
17
2:59
 
Pennyroyal Tea (Scott Litt Mix)
18
3:35
 
Heart-Shaped Box (Steve Albini 1993 Mix)
19
4:41
 
All Apologies (Steve Albini 1993 Mix)
20
3:52
 
Serve the Servants (2013 Mix)
1
3:38
 
Scentless Apprentice (2013 Mix)
2
3:49
 
Heart-Shaped Box (2013 Mix)
3
4:38
 
Rape Me (2013 Mix)
4
2:49
 
Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge On Seattle (2013 Mix)
5
4:11
 
Dumb (2013 Mix)
6
2:32
 
Very Ape (2013 Mix)
7
1:57
 
Milk It (2013 Mix)
8
3:56
 
Pennyroyal Tea (2013 Mix)
9
3:32
 
Radio Friendly Unit Shifter (2013 Mix)
10
4:52
 
Tourette's (2013 Mix)
11
1:36
 
All Apologies (2013 Mix)
12
3:56
 
Scentless Apprentice (Demo)
13
3:52
 
Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge On Seattle (Instrumental Demo)
14
4:32
 
Dumb (Instrumental Demo)
15
2:38
 
Very Ape (Instrumental Demo)
16
2:20
 
Pennyroyal Tea (Instrumental Demo)
17
3:31
 
Radio Friendly Unit Shifter (Instrumental Demo)
18
2:39
 
Tourette's (Instrumental Demo)
19
2:14
 
Marigold (Demo)
20
3:25
 
All Apologies (Demo)
21
4:24
 
Forgotten Tune (Instrumental Demo)
22
2:04
 
Jam (Demo)
23
5:34
 

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