"Aneurysm" is a song by American grunge band Nirvana. The song was released in 1996. It was released in two studio versions, as well as a live version that was featured on the album Muddy Banks of the Wishkah and was released in 1996 as a promotional single.
|Single by Nirvana|
|from the album From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah|
|Recorded||December 28, 1991 in Del Mar, California|
|Genre||Grunge, punk rock|
|Songwriter(s)||Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic|
|Nirvana singles chronology|
The first studio version of "Aneurysm" was recorded on 1 January 1991 by producer Craig Montgomery and it appeared on the 1991 single Smells Like Teen Spirit as a b-side. The second studio version of the song was recorded on 9 November 1991 at Maida Vale Studios for Mark Goodier's BBC session and it was first aired on 18 November 1991. A live performance of the song by Nirvana was recorded in 1991 at Del Mar Fairgrounds, California. It was released later as a promotional single in 1996 on the live album From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah.
- "Nirvana Album & Song Chart History (Alternative Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
- "Nirvana Album & Song Chart History (Mainstream Rock)". Billboard. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
- "Nirvana Album & Song Chart History (Radio Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
- St Thomas, Kurt; Smith, Troy (2004). Nirvana: The Chosen Rejects. St Martin's Griffin. p. 79. ISBN 0312206631.
- Crisafulli, Chuck (1996). Nirvana: The Stories Behind the Songs. Omnibus Press. p. 77. ISBN 0711958092.