With the induction ceremony for the
Petty was absent -- replaced here with
That wasn't the emphasis Wednesday night, however, as Fallon's Petty wasn't as crisp as his Neil Young or
The performance is embedded below.
Moving forward a decade, Fallon invited Noveselic and Grohl to sit down for a short interview. With Nirvana being inducted into the Rock Hall this evening, there's been increasing speculation as to whether or not Gorhl and Noveselic will perform, and who may sing in place of late vocalist Kurt Cobain, but Fallon kept the interview focused on light musings of the past.
Noveselic, for instance, was asked what Cobain was like in high school.
"He was this weird kid and I was a weird kid and we thought the world was weird, so we gravitated towards each other, and we loved punk rock music and everybody else hated punk rock music," Noveselic said.