Melvins Announce “Melvins TV: Volume 1, New Year’s Evil” Streaming Event

Melvins have announced a special streaming event, which they are calling “Melvins TV: Volume 1, New Year’s Evil.” The virtual show will take place on December 31 and it will feature a five-song set, interviews, and various extras. Tickets can be found HERE. Buzz Osborne commented:

“‘Melvins TV, New Year’s Evil‘ is as close to a live show as we can get during this hideous pandemic. We’ll be doing more of these so tune in and enjoy! Happy New Year!”

Melvins Announce New Album “Working With God”

The Melvins have announced that their new album “Working With God“ will be released on February 26. The effort was recorded with the band’s 1983 lineup, which consisted of Buzz Osborne, Dale Crover, and Mike Dillard. The first two singles, a reimagined take on The Beach Boys‘ “I Get Around” titled “I Fuck Around“ and a new song titled “Bouncing Rick,“ can be found below:

“Working With God” Track Listing:

01. “I Fuck Around”
02. “Negative No No”
03. “Bouncing Rick”
04. “Caddy Daddy”
05. “1 Brian, The Horse-Faced Goon”
06. “Brian The Horse-Faced Goon”
07. “Boy Mike”
08. “1 Fuck You”
09. “Fuck You”
10. “The Great Good Place”
11. “Hot Fish”
12. “Hund”
13. “Good Night Sweetheart”

In other news, the group will also be reissuing “Hostile Ambient Takeover” and “Gluey Porch Treatments“ on vinyl on February 26 as well. Pre-orders for those and “Working With God” can be found HERE.

Melvins Announce California Tour With Hepa. Titus & Cunts

Melvins have announced a California tour with Hepa. Titus and Cunts. Here’s the dates:

02/05 San Diego, CA – Casbah
02/06 Pioneertown, CA – Pappy and Harriet’s
02/09 Bakersfield, CA – Temblor Brewing Company
02/10 Fresno, CA – Strummer’s
02/11 Sacramento, CA – Goldfield Trading Post
02/12 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
02/14 Petaluma, CA – Mystic Theatre
02/15 Felton, CA – Felton Music Hall
02/16 Los Osos, CA – Sweet Springs Saloon
02/17 Santa Barbara, CA – Velvet Jones

Melvins Cancel European Tour Due To Dale Crover’s Back Injury

The Melvins have been forced to cancel their European tour due Dale Crover’s back injury. The drummer commented:

“Dear Friends, I regret to inform you that I have to cancel our upcoming European tour. I’ve been dealing with a back related injury and I’m unable to perform at this time. I feel awful that I have to let you all down like this. I want to assure you that I’m working very hard to return 100% better! We will come back as soon as we can. Thank you for understanding.“

Melvins’ “Houdini,” “Stoner Witch,” & “Stag” To Receive New Vinyl Pressings In July

Melvins’ “Houdini,” “Stoner Witch,” and “Stag” are all set to be reissued on limited edition silver vinyl on July 5 via Music On Vinyl. “Houdini” will be limited to 1,500 copies, while the other two will be limited to 1,000 copies.

[via The PRP]

Melvins Announce Fall Tour With Redd Kross & ShitKid

Melvins have announced a fall U.S. tour with Redd Kross and ShitKid. You can find the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

09/03 San Diego, CA – Casbah
09/04 Santa Ana, CA – Observatory
09/05 Los Angeles, CA – Troubadour
09/07 Sacramento, CA – Holy Diver
09/08 Berkeley, CA – Cornerstone
09/10 Eugene, OR – Wow Hall
09/11 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
09/13 Seattle, WA – Neumo’s
09/14 Seattle, WA – Neumo’s
09/15 Spokane, WA – The Big Dipper
09/16 Missoula, MT – Top Hat Lounge
09/17 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
09/19 Ft. Collins, CO – Aggie Theatre
09/20 Englewood, CO – Gothic Theatre
09/22 Kansas City, MO – The Record Bar
09/23 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
09/24 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
09/25 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
09/26 Chicago, IL – Metro
09/27 St. Louis, MO – The Ready Room
09/28 Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life Festival
09/30 Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue
10/01 Grand Rapids, MI – Pyramid Scheme
10/02 Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
10/03 Detroit, MI – El Club
10/04 Columbus, OH – A&R Music Bar
10/05 Pittsburgh, PA – Red Theatre
10/07 Syracuse, NY – Wescott Theatre
10/08 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
10/09 Hamden, CT – Space Ballroom
10/10 Brooklyn, NY – Warsaw
10/11 Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony
10/12 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
10/13 Baltimore, MD – Otto Bar
10/15 Richmond, VA – The Broadberry
10/16 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
10/17 Charlotte, NC – Visulite Theatre
10/18 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club
10/19 Birmingham, AL – Saturn
10/21 Orlando, FL – The Social
10/22 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Culture Rom
10/23 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum
10/25 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
10/26 New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jacks
10/27 Baton Rouge, LA – Spanish Moon
10/28 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live Studio
10/29 San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger
10/30 Austin, TX – Mohawk
10/31 Dallas, TX – Trees
11/03 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress
11/04 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
11/05 Las Vegas, NV – The Bunkhouse Saloon