Rock stalwarts Sonic Youth have revealed an entire archive of live recordings and footage to honor the 30th anniversary of Daydream Nation, their last album before signing to a major label.
The performances available include a couple of gigs from 1988 at New York’s CBGB and Chicago’s Cabaret Metro, alongside newer shows such as a 2011 concert at Brooklyn’s Williamsburg Waterfront. The ’88 show at CBGB’s features a cover of The Stooges’ iconic “I Wanna Be Your Dog.”
The live audio and video content is available via Nugs, in a variety of formats including MP3, hi-res audio and CD.
Find the full list of concerts available on Nugs here:
11/05/1988 Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA
12/13/1988 CBGB’s, New York, NY, USA
08/17/2002 Metro, Chicago, IL, USA
08/22/2007 ABC1, Glasgow, Scotland
10/21/2009 Columbiahalle, Berlin, Germany
08/12/2011 Williamsburg Waterfront, Brooklyn, NY, USA
And stream Daydream Nation below: