Melvins’ Buzz Osborne Cancels First Leg Of Upcoming Solo Tour

Buzz “King Buzzo” Osborne (Melvins) has cancelled the first leg of his upcoming solo tour due to the coronavirus pandemic. Despite this, the frontman is still hoping to play most of his June and July dates.

Here’s the cancelled dates:

05/13 Palm Springs, CA – The Alibi
05/14 Long Beach, CA – Alex’s Bar
05/15 San Diego, CA – Casbah
05/17 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress
05/18 Phoenix, AZ – The Rebel Lounge
05/19 Santa Fe, NM – Meow Wolf
05/21 Tulsa, OK – The Shrine
05/22 Norman, OK – Opolis
05/23 Dallas, TX – Three Links
05/24 Austin, TX – Barracuda
05/25 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live (Studio)
05/27 New Orleans, LA – Santos
05/28 Birmingham, AL – Zydeco
05/29 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club
05/30 Charlotte, NC – Visulite Theater
05/31 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
06/10 Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground

Here’s the remaining shows:

06/01 Richmond, VA – Richmond Music Hall
06/03 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
06/04 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
06/05 New York, NY – The Bowery Ballroom
06/06 Hamden, CT – Space Ballroom
06/07 Allston, MA – Great Scott
06/08 Albany, NY – The Hollow
06/10 Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground
06/11 Buffalo, NY – Mohawk Place
06/12 Pittsburgh, PA – Thunderbird Music Hall
06/13 Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
06/15 Detroit, MI – Third Man Records Cass Corridor
06/16 Grand Rapids, MI – The Pyramid Scheme
06/17 Columbus, OH – Ace of Cups
06/18 Nashville, TN – 3rd & Lindsley
06/19 St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House
06/20 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle
06/21 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
06/22 St. Paul, MN – Turf Club
06/23 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
06/24 Kansas City, MO – The Riot Room
06/26 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
06/28 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
06/29 Boise, ID – Neurolux
07/01 Seattle, WA – Columbia City Theater
07/02 Vancouver, BC – The Fox Cabaret
07/03 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
07/05 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
07/06 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo

As previously reported, Osborne’s new album “Gift Of Sacrifice” will be released on May 15.

King Buzzo (Melvins) Teams Up With Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle) For New Album “Gift Of Sacrifice”

Buzz “King Buzzo” Osborne (Melvins) will be releasing a new solo album, titled “Gift Of Sacrifice,“ on May 15. The frontman recorded the effort with his Fantômas bandmate Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle) and the first single, “Science In Modern America,” can be streamed below. Osborne said the following:

“‘Gift Of Sacrifice‘ was a stone groove to record and it will be a fucking blast to finally hit the road with my buddy Trevor Dunn. Once we take the stage, I guarantee we’ll kick the crap out of this album.”

“Gift Of Sacrifice” Track Listing:

01. “Mental Vomit”
02. “Housing, Luxury, Energy”
03. “I’m Glad I Could Help Out”
04. “Delayed Clarity”
05. “Junkie Jesus”
06. “Science In Modern America”
07. “Bird Animal”
08. “Mock She”
09. “Acoustic Junkie”

Tour Dates:

05/13 Palm Springs, CA – The Alibi
05/14 Long Beach, CA – Alex’s Bar
05/15 San Diego, CA – Casbah
05/17 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress
05/18 Phoenix, AZ – The Rebel Lounge
05/19 Santa Fe, NM – Meow Wolf
05/21 Tulsa, OK – The Shrine
05/22 Norman, OK – Opolis
05/23 Dallas, TX – Three Links
05/24 Austin, TX – Barracuda
05/25 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live (Studio)
05/27 New Orleans, LA – Santos
05/28 Birmingham, AL – Zydeco
05/29 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club
05/30 Charlotte, NC – Visulite Theater
05/31 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
06/01 Richmond, VA – Richmond Music Hall
06/03 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
06/04 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
06/05 New York, NY – The Bowery Ballroom
06/06 Hamden, CT – Space Ballroom
06/07 Allston, MA – Great Scott
06/08 Albany, NY – The Hollow
06/10 Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground
06/11 Buffalo, NY – Mohawk Place
06/12 Pittsburgh, PA – Thunderbird Music Hall
06/13 Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
06/15 Detroit, MI – Third Man Records Cass Corridor
06/16 Grand Rapids, MI – The Pyramid Scheme
06/17 Columbus, OH – Ace of Cups
06/18 Nashville, TN – 3rd & Lindsley
06/19 St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House
06/20 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle
06/21 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
06/22 St. Paul, MN – Turf Club
06/23 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
06/24 Kansas City, MO – The Riot Room
06/26 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
06/28 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
06/29 Boise, ID – Neurolux
07/01 Seattle, WA – Columbia City Theater
07/02 Vancouver, BC – The Fox Cabaret
07/03 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
07/05 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
07/06 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo