Q&A Scene: Primitive Race

December 21, 2017 Mandy Hall

On November 3rd, Primitive Race released their compelling new, Alternative Rock album Soul Pretender, with vocals handled by Chuck Mosely (Faith No More, Bad Brains, Cement, VUA), music by Erie Loch (LUXT, Blownload, Exageist), Mark Gemini Thwaite (Peter Murphy, Tricky, Gary Numan), Chris Knicker, and drums by Dale Crover (The Melvins). On November 9th, Chuck Mosley died after many years battling addictions, making the long awaited album the legendary front-man’s swan song. The band, with members being long time friends of Chuck’s, chose to re-direct the album’s focus to honoring the legendary singer’s legacy. […]

Snap Scene: The Melvins & Redd Kross, Max Watts, Melbourne – Wednesday 8th November 2017

November 14, 2017 Mary Boukouvalas

Formed in Montessano, Washington in 1983, the momentous Melvins returned to our shores off the back of their new double album A Walk With Love and Death. Buzz Osborne (vocals, guitar), Dale Crover (drums) and Steve McDonald (bass) have upped the ante with their latest listen: Death is a proper Melvins’ album, while Love is the score to director Jesse Nieminen’s self-produced short film, also titled A Walk With Love and Death. […]