While recording Bleach, Kurt felt that the album should fit the expectations of the Sub Pop “grunge” sound so that they could build a larger fan base. This resulted in the song Polly to be released in Nevermind, even though it was written in 1988.
Dave’s first instrument he learnt to play was the guitar at the age of twelve. Later in his high school years he taught himself how to play the drums. It’s stated that he taught himself how to play drums on pillows because his house was too small for a kit.
Unlike Live At Reading and MTV Unplugged in New York, From the Muddy Banks of Wishkah was recorded from various live performances in the years 1989 to 1994. It usually features 17 tracks, however on the Vinyl edition it features a bonus track, which makes it 18.