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Buzz Osborne Is Already Over His New Solo Album

Gift of Sacrifice, the second solo effort from Melvins leader Buzz Osborne, is technically a brand new album. But for its creator, it’s already obsolete. …
Robert Ham / August 14, 2020

Melvins and Mudhoney Cover Black Flag and Neil Young on New EP

Members of the Melvins and Mudhoney have joined forces for a new EP titled White Lazy Boy. On the four-song collection, which was released last week…
Daniel Kohn / June 16, 2020

The Melvins’ Buzz Osborne to Release Second Solo Album Gift of Sacrifice

It's been six years since Buzz Osborne released a solo album under the name King Buzzo. But The Melvins frontman is back out on his…
SPIN Staff / February 25, 2020

The Melvins Announce New Album and North American Tour

Sludge-rock veterans the Melvins have apparently borrowed a page from the Ned's Atomic Dustbin playbook and added a second bassist to their forthcoming album Pinkus…
Maggie Serota / February 12, 2018

Melvins Frontman Is Pissed That Dave Grohl Blew Off Planned Collaboration

According to Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne, Dave Grohl proposed that a mini-Nirvana reunion occur on the sludge-punk pioneers' upcoming album Basses Loaded. Krist Novoselic contributed to the LP,…
James Grebey / March 7, 2016

Buzz Osborne Expands on ‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’ Criticism

The Melvins' Buzz Osborne has already made his feelings on Brett Morgen's breakthrough rock-doc, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, known via a recent Talkhouse essay,…
Rachel Brodsky / June 11, 2015

The Melvins’ Buzz Osborne Says 90 Percent of ‘Montage of Heck’ Is ‘Bullshit’

The vast majority of responses to Brett Morgen's Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck was overwhelmingly positive, but at least one person did not have a "euphoric"
Harley Brown / June 6, 2015