The Melvins
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The Melvins announce new album ‘Basses Loaded’ + release new song

The Melvins, who have a history of imaginative line-up changes, feature not only one, but six different bass players on their perfectly titled new album, ‘Basses Loaded’ (June 3, Ipecac Recordings). The collection features Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover joined by Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic, Redd Kross’ Steve McDonald, Butthole Surfers’ J.D. Pinkus, Big Business’ Jared Warren,  Mr. Bungle/Fantomas’ […]

MOUTH CONGRESS
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Scott Thompson and Paul Bellini reunite for Mouth Congress live at The Rivoli

Mouth Congress, a reference to oral sex found in the Sir Richard Burton translation of the Kama Sutra, was founded in 1984 when Paul Bellini rented a beatbox from Long & McQuade so he and Scott Thompson could jam around the big freezer in their basement. An openly gay punk band at a time when no other existed, Paul and Scott […]

Solids
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Solids announce ‘Else EP’ + tour dates w/ The Dirty Nil

Solids have announced their first release since their debut LP, 2014’s ‘Blame Confusion,’ titled the ‘Else EP,’ which will be released via Dine Alone (Canada) and Topshelf Records (Rest of the World) on April 15th, 2016. ‘Blame Confusion’ was lauded for its revved-up take on early 90s alt-rock. You can listen to Traces. which is lifted […]

Alpha Maid
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Alpha Maid share new track ‘Sublime’

South East London electronic-experimental trio, Alpha Maid, have unleashed their brand new track Sublime via DIY Magazine. You can also take a listen to the track via Soundcloud below. Alpha Maid cuts through the myriad of new music offerings, by serving up a new sound of electronic punk that the band has been perfecting in the DIY scene for […]