MELVINS – THE BULLS & THE BEES/ELECTRORETARD (IPECAC)
The Melvins have released The Bulls & The Bees/Electroretard split on Ipecac Recordings. This 13 song album features both releases on one CD. The Bulls & the Bees line-up sees King Buzzo and Dale Crover being joined by Big Business duo Jared Warren and Coady Willis. The Electroretard line-up includes King Buzzo, Dale Crover, Kevin Rutmanis and Mark Deutrom.
The Melvins released Hold It In last October, the 12-song album pairs Osborne and Crover with Butthole Surfers’ JD Pinkus and Paul Leary. Osborne, Crover and Pinkus will be the touring line up for a 38-date run in the US, which kicked off in Tucson on 6th June with label mates Le Butcherettes in support. Find full dates on the Ipecac Recordings website.
**Listen to the Melvins cover of the Wipers’ “Youth of America”