Cut Me Some Slack
|"Cut Me Some Slack"|
|Song by Paul McCartney and Nirvana|
|from the album Sound City: Real to Reel|
|Released||December 14, 2012|
|Genre||Grunge, hard rock|
"Cut Me Some Slack" is a song by Paul McCartney and Nirvana from Grohl's film Sound City and its soundtrack. The song was first performed at the 12-12-12 benefit concert by the four, and was released on December 14, 2012, through YouTube. The song was a jam featuring McCartney and the surviving members of Nirvana, and it was described by McCartney as a "Nirvana reunion". The four performed the song on Saturday Night Live in 2012; and again, along with a number of Beatles songs, at a Paul McCartney concert in Seattle (Nirvana's home town) on June 19, 2013.
The song was recorded as a jam. Various artists were assembled by Grohl to record Sound City, including McCartney.
- Dave Grohl – drums, backing vocals
- Paul McCartney – vocals, cigar box guitar
- Krist Novoselic – bass guitar
- Pat Smear – guitar
|Canada Rock (Billboard)||27|
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