Tag: the melvins

Jello Biafra, Jello Biafra politics

Jello Biafra still believes political dialogue can make an impact

Yes, part one of this conversation with former Dead Kennedys vocalist Jello Biafra ran two months ago. There’s a good reason: We spoke for...
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10 legendary bands who built the foundation of the grunge genre

Despite the grousings of certain members of punk’s first generation, grunge most certainly earned its place on rock’s historical timeline, the perfect antidote to...
1994 punk albums, hole, green day, l7, rancid

15 punk albums that set up 1994 to be a year of major change...

To consider Alternative Press’ list of 1994’s top 15 punk albums, one has to bear in mind two factors: Green Day’s Dookie was released...
Noise bands, girls in synthesis, jesus and mary chain, boris, lydia lunch

15 bands who are crucial to the history of noise music

When it initially blasted into the world from New York’s Lower East Side almost concurrently with punk in 1977, it was dubbed no wave....
sub pop records, l7, nirvana, soundgarden, fastbacks

10 Sub Pop Records releases that set the stage for modern grunge

When Evergreen State College student Bruce Pavitt began his Subterranean Pop fanzine in the early ’80s, covering American independent bands and recordings, he had...
classic band discographies

30 classic discographies to immerse yourself in while at home

While everyone is self-isolating, we’re all looking for ways to fill our time. Why not spend it digging into some of the classic bands...

Almost all of new Kurt Cobain documentary is “total bullsh*t,” says Melvins frontman

Melvins' frontman Buzz Osborne recently penned a review of sorts on the new Kurt Cobain documentary, Montage Of Heck, in which he claims "90 percent" of the...

The Melvins to attempt Guinness World Record-setting tour of United States

The Melvins will be embarking on a 51-date tour of the United States in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record for fastest...