08-26-1994 Reading Festival

Date: 08-26-1994
Location: Reading, England
Venue: Little John’s Farm (Reading Festival)

01- Plump
02- Never Go Away/Beautiful Son
03- Miss World
04- Jennifer’s Body
05- Asking For It
06- Gutless
07- Softer Softest
08- I Think That I Would Die
09- Credit in the Straight World
10- Teenage Whore
11- Doll Parts
12- Violet
13- Never Go Away

Surfaced: Audio/Video. 47 minutes. Pro-Shot clips appeared on MTV. Most of Courtney’s between-song banter is cut from bootleg releases.

Hole Lineup: Courtney Love (Guitar/Vocals), Eric Erlandson (Guitar), Melissa Auf Der Maur (Bass/Background Vocals), and Patty Schemel (Drums).

Other Bands: Cypress Hill, The Lemonheads, Frank Black, Pavement, Gang Starr, Trans-Global Underground, The Verve, The Flaming Lips, Collapsed Lung, Wedding Present, Lush, Sebadoh, The Auteurs, Leeper, Velocity Girl, Honky, Smudge, Drug Store, Deus, The Tea Party

Notes: The first show with Melissa Auf Der Maur and the first performance of Never Go Away, which eventually became Sugar Coma.


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Photos by Kevin Cummins, Brian Rasic, Hayley Madden, Tony Mottram, P.G. Brunelli