Tom Sinclair
July 08, 1994 AT 04:00 AM EDT

DGC Rarities Vol. 1

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Various Artists
genre
Rock

We gave it an A-

Outtakes compilations generally fall into one of two categories: gems or dung. Fortunately for this one from Geffen Records’ alternative subsidiary, DGC Rarities Vol. 1 leans toward the former, with an atypically upbeat track from Counting Crows, an ode to cheap wine by Teenage Fanclub, some Dylanish jive from Beck, and fine efforts from Hole and Cell. Add a Nirvana leftover (”Pay to Play,” an early incarnation of ”Stay Away”), and the result is a pretty dandy artifact. A-

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