Before being recorded and produced as grade-A masterpieces, each of the rock's all-time classics began as humble raw demo tapes.
recently compiled a list of such demos, presenting us with the early sound of renowned tracks we all know and love. The rundown includes Nirvana
's "Smells Like Teen Spirit
" with different lyrics, surprisingly shy (and supposedly drunk) Michael Jackson
delivering "Billie Jean
' "Live Forever
's superhit "Plug in Baby
" (without its significant guitar riff) and more. Check out the list below.
Nirvana - 'Smells Like Teen Spirit'
Michael Jackson - 'Billie Jean'
Muse - 'Plug in Baby'
Smashing Pumpkins - 'Bullet With Butterfly Wings'
The Beatles - 'Strawberry Fields Forever'
Oasis - 'Live Forever'
Talking Heads - 'Psycho Killer'
The Flaming Lips - 'Do You Realize??'
Blur - 'Beetlebum'
Amy Winehouse - 'He Can Only Hold Her'