Posts tagged "the melvins"

Tool and Melvins Members Cameo in OFF!’s ‘Red White and Black’ Video

Back in February, we learned OFF! hate hippies, cops, and happiness. Now, the punk supergroup led by FLAG's Keith Morris has a new target…
By: Dan Reilly / April 15, 2014

Melvins Invite Apocalypse in Cartoon ‘Warhead’ Video

The Melvins have dropped a video for "Warhead," a fire-bombing salvo found on the sludge-metal vets' 2013 covers album, Everybody Loves Sausages.
By: Kyle McGovern / February 26, 2014

Melvins Show Ruined by Dude Who Was ‘Tripping Balls’

The Melvins abruptly ended their August 19 gig in Vancouver, Canada after someone in the crowd pelted frontman Buzz Osborne with a plastic cup. After…
By: Kyle McGovern / August 23, 2013

Brooklyn Bash: The Melvins and Baroness Hit the House of Vans

Metal mavericks Baroness and the Melvins stomped into Brooklyn's House of Vans on Wednesday night for an evening of earthquake guitar…
By: Krista Schlueter / August 1, 2013

15 Albums You Can Hear Now: Deerhunter, Iggy and the Stooges, LL Cool J, the Melvins

For this week's roundup of ready-to-stream albums, we've collected new full-lengths from Deerhunter, Iggy and the Stooges, !!!, Os Mutantes, the…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 24, 2013

Melvins Pay Tribute to Tales of Terror With Morbid, Sludgy ‘Romance’ Cover

The Melvins are set to take on tunes from David Bowie, Roxy Music, the Kinks, and the Jam on their upcoming, cameo-filled covers album,…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 3, 2013

Sufjan Stevens, the Melvins Prep New Music for Joyful Noise’s 2013 Flexi Disc Series

Joyful Noise Recordings' Flexi Disc Series will return in 2013 with new music by Sufjan Stevens and Cat Martino, the Melvins, Helvetia with members of Built…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 17, 2012

The Melvins ’51 States in 51 Days’ Tour Diary, Days 1 & 2: Riding the Stripper Bus in Alaska

Sludge-metal pioneers the Melvins are attempting to break a world record: 51 shows in 51 states in 51 days. Join SPIN for their exclusive tour…
By: Buzz Osborne / September 10, 2012

Feel the Noise: Behind the Chase for Ear-Bleeding Volume

"As soon as volume exceeds 80 decibels, blood pressure rises," wrote jazz scribe Joachim-Ernst Berendt in 1983. "The stomach and intestine operate more slowly, the…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / June 19, 2012

Own the Melvins’ Old Van Featuring Kurt Cobain’s Doodles

A piece of '90s rock history has once again found its way to the communal auction block. Montesano, Washington's Ben Berg is selling…
By: Devon Maloney / March 5, 2012

SPIN.COM EXCLUSIVE: Melvins Premiere New Song!

25 years into their career, one of rock's heaviest bands are sweetening their sound.
By: William Goodman / May 14, 2010