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King Buzzo Continues His Reign with 'Gift of Sacrifice'

King Buzzo's collaboration with Mr. Bungle/Fantômas bassist Trevor Dunn expands the sound of Buzz Osborne's solo oeuvre on Gift of Sacrifice.

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Melvins Man Talks 'A Walk with Love & Death', New Solo Venture

Dale Crover discusses the Melvins' willingness to break their own mold and what he and Charlie Watts have in common.

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Low Flying Hawks - "Space Wizard" (video) (premiere) (interview)

Mysterious, Krautrock-influenced sludge merchants team up with acclaimed Mexican film director, members of Melvins for new video.

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Melvins: A Walk With Love and Death

This double album from the legendary troublemakers tests and teases, but it also rewards

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Melvins: Tres Cabrones

With 19 (full) albums in their catalogue, (the) Melvins may be eligible for stalwart "elder statesmen" status, at least in their own unique genre. But it's hard to imagine "King Buzzo" and the band ever taking themselves seriously enough to play that role.

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20 of the Most Influential Artists in Underground Metal Today

PopMatters celebrates the polymaths who have devoted their life's work to a multitude of artistic endeavours and in turn, emphatically etched their own legend in the annuals of underground metal. This is a list of the genre's most influential bands/artists in existence today. Kneel in reverence; the Gods are amongst us...

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The Melvins (Melvins Lite): Freak Puke

Freak Puke only barely warrants the name change to Melvins Lite and is a weird thrill.

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The Melvins: Sugar Daddy Live

The latest of many live Melvins albums will go down as one of the best.

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Melvins + Big Business + Porn

From dueling drummers to "The Star-Spangled Banner" to a stunningly perfect cover of "My Generation", the Melvins put on more than just a show.

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Melvins: Nude With Boots

Melvins are not a band so much as a machine that rolls over the earth, leaving a trail for anyone bothering to look, and inventing an entirely new language for anyone able to hear.

Sean Murphy
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The Melvins: Nude With Boots

The stoner greats follow up 2006's revelatory (A) Senile Animal with something considerably safer.

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