Tag Archives: Melvins

Melvins announce LP & tour with 2 bassists (from Butthole Surfers & Redd Kross)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The album is called ‘Pinkus Abortion Technician,’ named of course after Butthole Surfers bassist Jeff Pinkus and Butthole Surfers’ 1987 album ‘Locust Abortion Technician,’ and it includes two Butthole Surfers covers.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 19, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU features brand new music from The War on Drugs, The National, Ariel Pink, Nine Inch Nails, Waxahatchee, Big Thief, This is the Kit, and more.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (7/7)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include the highly-anticipated, long-awaited Broken Social Scene album, Melvins’ new double album, and more.

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Tool, Primus, Clutch, Fantomas, Melvins & Crystal Method in CA (pics, video, setlists)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tool wrapped up their 2017 tour with a gigantic show with Melvins, Primus, Clutch, The Crystal Method, and Faith No More/Melvins offshoot Fantomas. It was Fantomas’ first show in 9 years, and they had Dale Crover filling in for usual drummer Dave Lombardo…

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Melvins share “What’s Wrong with You” ft. Steve McDonald and That Dog’s Anna Waronker

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Featuring bassist Steve McDonald (also of Redd Kross) on lead vocals with That Dog’s Anna Waronker on backing vocals, “What’s Wrong with You” is a psych-punk-pop explosion.

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Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last year, Rolling Stone published a list of the 40 greatest punk albums of all time, and today, they ranked the 100 greatest metal albums of all time. The list is all over the metal spectrum, from black and death to hair and nu…

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Redd Kross (with Dale Crover) releasing ‘Octavia,’ headlining Atlanta Mess Around

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Atlanta Mess Around Festival also includes The Gories, Timmy’s Organism, Terry & Louie, Reigning Sound/Oblivians’ Greg Cartwright + Gentlemen Jesse (who make their live debut as a duo at the fest), and more.

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Le Butcherettes touring (with and without ATDI); Crystal Fairy streaming LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Crystal Fairy — the supergroup with Le Butcherettes singer Teri Gender Bender, At the Drive In guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, and Melvins members Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover — are releasing their self-titled debut album this Friday…

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Psycho Las Vegas announces more bands (Carcass, Melvins, Chelsea Wolfe, Sumac, Oathbreaker, Inter Arma & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Psycho Las Vegas has announced a big new round of bands to join already-announced headliners Swans, Neurosis, Abbath. The lineup, which is now officially completely stacked, will also include Carcass, Melvins, Chelsea Wolfe, Wolves in the Throne Room, Cult of Luna and Julie Christmas, Weedeater, Khemmis, Buzzoven, Oathbreaker, VHOL, Cough, Pelican, Sumac, Myrkur, Gatecreeper, Cult Leader and many more…

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Melvins, Los Campesinos! & more on new Amazon indie holiday music comp

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The album is out today and also features The Album Leaf, Dandy Warhols, Tennis, Chris Staples, and more.

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Members of Melvins, At the Drive In/Mars Volta, Le Butcherettes form Crystal Fairy

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Crystal Fairy includes Omar Rodriguez-Lopez (Mars Volta, ATDI), core Melvins members Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover, and Le Butcherettes singer Teri Gender Bender.

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Eaux Claires Fest is the theme for this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU (playist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio show on SiriusXMU is dedicated to the Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival, as well as the ‘Day of the Dead’ compilation, and includes almost every artist that performed in Wisconsin this past weekend, as well as a few tracks from that Grateful Dead tribute album.

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Eaux Claires Festival 2016: Bon Iver debuted an LP, people covered Grateful Dead, Chance the Rapper showed up, and more (pics, videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and The National’s Aaron Dessner hosted the second-annual Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival located in Justin’s hometown of Eau Claire, WI this past weekend.

The weekend was full of collaborations, surprise guest appearances, and other exciting things…

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Melvins share cover of The Beatles’ “I Want To Tell You,” announce tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Melvins continue to make the case that sleep is overrated as, directly on the heels of that huge tour with Napalm Death and Melt Banana, they’ve now announced yet another huge North American tour…

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Napalm Death, Melvins, & Melt-Banana played two NYC shows (MHOW pics & setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Two almost-equally long-running metal innovators, the Melvins and Napalm Death, are on tour now with the only slightly-less long-running Japanese noise rockers Melt-Banana. That killer triple bill just hit NYC for two sold-out shows: Thursday (4/14) at Music Hall of Williamsburg and Friday (4/15) at Webster Hall. Here’s pictures from night one.

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Melvins releasing new LP with 6 different bassists (stream a track)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The album includes members of Nirvana, Butthole Surfers, Redd Kross, Big Business & more.

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How the Melvins’ King Buzzo casted crushing guitars and merciless rock beats into an acoustic guitar

Source: The Key (WXPN)

“It’s not strange for me to be in front of a bunch of people looking stupid,” says Buzz Osborne, the Melvins frontman better known as King Buzzo. What’s different this time out, he says, is the fact that he’s facing … Continued

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