the melvins

Melvins return to UK and Europe

March 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Melvins return to the UK and Europe for a run of tour dates this June and July. Their latest album – Pinkus Abortion Technician – will be released on vinyl [...]

Crystal Fairy – S/T

February 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Six months ago I felt sorely let down by Melvins’ Basses Loaded album, but reassured that a band this creatively fertile wouldn’t take long to bounce back with [...]

Melvins – Basses Loaded

July 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Melvins’ Basses Loaded is a pile-up on the motorway of music – Christ, such a mess of broken machinery and bloodied shreds. The album concept involved collaborations [...]

Melvins preview new album, Basses Loaded

April 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Melvins have shared a cover of the venerable baseball park favorite, ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ which you can hear below. The song is featured on the [...]

Scum Down Heavy: The Melvins interviewed

October 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

With Sonic Youth gone, The Melvins are just about the last band standing from the Eighties heyday of wild twists on the punk formula. But becoming a legend means more than [...]