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Date: April 30, 2000
What Went Down: A packed house of 3000 fans came to hear Fiona Apple tickle the ivories at New York's Roseland Ballroom. Instead, they witnessed music's most infamous on-stage meltdown. Poor sound quality and rattled nerves were the sparks that ignited Fiona's tirade, in which she wailed, "You know, I just wanted to do real well in New York ... But f---! I can't hear myself!" This was followed by a crying fit, yelling at journalists to not pan the show and a hasty exit from the stage after only a few songs.