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The Melvins announce Australian tour with Redd Kross

Seattle legends The Melvins have announced a five-date Australian tour with Redd Kross. The tour will take place in November, and the tour’s dates and locations are below.

The Melvins just released a new album today, titled A Walk With Love & Death, via Ipepac Recordings.



New Music: The Melvins – “Christ Hammer”

Seattle legends The Melvins are streaming their brand new song “Christ Hammer”, and you can give it a listen below.

“Christ Hammer” is taken from the band’s upcoming album A Walk With Love & Death, which is due for release on July 7th Ipepac Recordings.



The Melvins in the studio

Although it’s only been six months since The Melvins released their last record Basses Loaded, the band shared an image from the studio on their Facebook page, with the caption simply saying “In the studio.” It is not known if it is another album or a different release, but we’ll keep you posted as more details come to light.

Released last June via Ipepac Recordings, Basses Loaded was the second Melvins album to be released this year. Last April, they released the collaboration album with Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine), Three Men and a Baby, which was recorded way back in 1999.



The Melvins release new music video for “Hideous Woman”

The Melvins are one of those sludgy chilled out acts that is impossible to ignore, and their new music video for “Hideous Woman” is just the right mix of sludgy and out there. You can watch the video below, as well as find dates for their late summer/early fall tour.

“Hideous Woman” was featured on their 2016 release, Bassess Loaded, released via Ipecac Recordings.



The Melvins announce vinyl reissues of “Houdini”, “Stoner Witch” and “Stag”

Seattle legends The Melvins have announced they will release vinyl reissues of their Atlantic Records-era albums — Houdini (1993), Stoner Witch (1994) and Stag (1996) — this Friday (June 24th) on various color variants via Jack White’s Third Man Records. They will also be released on black vinyl, and you can pre-order the reissues here, and watch a trailer below.

The Melvins last released two albums this year. Last April, they released the collaboration album with Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine), Three Men and a Baby (which was originally recorded in 1999), and earlier this month, they released Basses Loaded.



The Melvins announce summer tour, stream cover of The Beatles’ “I Want to Tell You”

In support of their upcoming album Basses LoadedThe Melvins will spend much of August and September of this year on tour. The dates and locations are below, along with their cover of The Beatles’ “I Want to Tell You”, which is taken from the new record.

Due for release on June 3rd via Ipepac Recordings, Basses Loaded is the second Melvins album to be released this year. Last month, they released the collaboration album with Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine), Three Men and a Baby, which was recorded way back in 1999.



The Melvins to release another album this year

Seattle legends The Melvins are releasing not one but two new albums this year. Their second album for this year is called Basses Loaded, and it will be released on June 3rd, 2016 via Ipepac Recordings, just two months after Three Men and a Baby. The album features different bassists on separate tracks, including Nirvana‘s Krist Novoselic, Redd Kross‘ Steve McDonald, Butthole Surfers’ J.D. Pinkus, Big Business’ Jared Warren, Mr. Bungle/Fantomas’ Trevor Dunn (aka Melvins Lite) and the Melvins drummer Dale Crover.

Along with the track listing, you can check out the album’s new single “Hideous Woman”, which features Steve McDonald on bass, below.

The Melvins’ most recent studio album, Hold It In, was released on October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings.



The Melvins stream new song, “Limited Teeth”

Seattle legends The Melvins have released a new song off of their upcoming album, Three Men and a Baby.  You can listen to “Limited Teeth” below.

Three Men and a Baby, which was recorded way back in 1999, is due for release on April 1st through Sub Pop Records, and is the long-awaited collaboration with Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine).  The Melvins’ last studio album, Hold It In, was released in October of 2014 through Ipepac Recordings.



The Melvins announce new-ish album “Three Men and a Baby”

Seattle legends The Melvins have announced they will release their long-awaited collaboration with Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine) Three Men and a Baby, which was recorded way back in 1999, on April 1st through Sub Pop Records. A song from the album, “Chicken ‘n’ Dump”, can be checked out below.

The Melvins’ last studio album, Hold It In, was released on October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings.



Steven McDonald to tour and record with The Melvins

Seattle legends The Melvins have announced that Steven McDonald of OFF! and Redd Kross will be handling bass duties on their upcoming tour with Napalm Death and Melt Banana, which was announced yesterday. In addition, the band announced that they selling a new 10-inch record on the tour called War Pussy, which includes already-recorded material with McDonald.

The Melvins’ last studio album, Hold It In, was released October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings.



The Melvins and Napalm Death announce Spring 2016 tour dates

Good news for fans of Seattle legends The Melvins and/or UK grindcore vets Napalm Death (whom the Melvins’ King Buzzo says sound like “a gorilla on LSD firing a machine gun” and I don’t know what that means but I think it’s awesome); the two bands are heading out on a six week tour next Spring!

Entitled the Savage Imperial Death March Tour, the jaunt kicks off March 26th in Phoenix and runs through May 7th and 8th in Los Angeles; all dates will feature support from Tokyo noise rockers Melt Banana. Check out the full rundown below.

The Melvins’ last studio album, Hold It In, was released October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings. They released a reissue of their 2001 album Electroretard on June 2nd. Napalm Death, meanwhile, released “Apex Predator – Easy Meat,” on January 27th, 2015, through Century Media Records.



The Melvins announce late Summer Western US tour dates

Seattle legends The Melvins have tacked a handful of brand new tour dates on to what was already slated to be a busy summer. After wrapping up a two-month tour of most of the US, the band will take a few weeks off before hitting the road again, running from Southern California to British Columbia. Check out their full updated rundown below.

The band’s last studio album, Hold It In, was released October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings. They released a reissue of their 2001 album Electroretard on June 2nd.



The Melvins stream new song “Captain Comedown”

Seattle legends The Melvins are streaming a new song titled “Captain Comedown” which is taken from their upcoming split tour 10″ with Le Butcherettes. The song features Jeff Pinkus (Butthole Surfers) on bass. Listen to the song here.

Next month the band will begin a two month long tour with Le Butcherettes. The dates can be viewed below.

The band last released Hold It In on October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings, and have a documentary in the works.



Full lineup announced for Seattle’s Bumbershoot Festival (Social Distortion, Brand New, more)

The full lineup has been announced for the 2015 edition of the Bumbershoot Festival. The three-day extravaganza takes place in Seattle over Labor Day weekend (September 5-7). Day two of the shindig will feature the likes of Social Distortion, Brand New, The Melvins, Faith No More and a lot of other bands that readers of this site probably aren’t overly interested in (Punch Brothers, Lee “Scratch” Perry and more). Along those lines, you may not be into Days one and three either (The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper, The Airborne Toxic Event, Bassnectar, Ben Harper and more). Anyway, check out the full lineup here.



The Melvins announce new documentary “The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale”

Seattle legends The Melvins have announced a new documentary in the works titled The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale.   

You can check out a trailer for the documentary, along with a word from the producers, below.

The band last released Hold It In on October 14th, 2014 through Ipepac Recordings. They recently announced they will be releasing a reissue of their 2001 album Electroretard on June 2nd.