The Melvins

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The Melvins’ Trevor Dunn To Green Day’s Billie Joe: “Nothing Worse Than Some Rock ‘N Roll Brat Throwing A Tantrum”

In the wake of Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong’s recent onstage outburst in Las Vegas (resulting in the singer checking into rehab), bass player Trevor Dunn of sludge-rock legends the Melvins has lashed out […]

09/28/2012

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The Melvins Attempt To Set Guinness Record – Play Every State In 51 Days

Kurt Cobain was not only obsessed over punk rock legends The Melvins but he anointed himself as their official tour bus/van driver, trekking them from gig to gig around their home state of Washington. In […]

06/08/2012

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Melvins’ Tour Van, Famous For Kurt Cobain’s Artwork, Back On eBay

After a botched auction, Benny Berg has placed the now famous Melvins tour van back on the market. [pullquote quote=”I’m just not savvy with eBay. My first mistake was setting a reserve.”]After having landed a […]

03/16/2012

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Wrecking Yard Scrap Or Unique Piece Of Nirvana History?

At the time of this post, 36 bids had been submitted for this four-wheeled piece of musical history. If you’re a Nirvana fan with time, energy and $10,000+ of discretionary income, this 1972 Dodge Sportsman […]

03/05/2012

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Nirvana Spotlight: Neil Young, Melvins, Beatles, And Sonic Youth Among Kurt Cobain’s Musical Influences

Was it the ferocious, edgy punk sounds of the [mp3com-artist]Melvins[/mp3com-artist] or the experimental noisemaking of New York City’s [mp3com-artist]Sonic Youth[/mp3com-artist] that had the biggest impact on the music of [mp3com-artist]Kurt Cobain[/mp3com-artist]? In this week’s MP3.com […]

09/20/2011

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