Author: Matt Bishop (Matt Bishop)

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Melvins Pull a Houdini – Buzz Osborne Interview on 51-Date Record Breaker U.S. Tour

Melvins Pull a Houdini – Buzz Osborne Interview on 51-Date Record Breaker U.S. Tour

When discussing cult rock legends, we can’t forget about the Melvins. The band recently released their 18th studio effort, Freak Puke, on Ipecac Records. The band has embarked on a 51-date tour in support of the album, attempting to set a new record for 51 shows in 51 days. I caught up with frontman Buzz...

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The Black Keys Release ‘Tour Rehearsal Tapes’ EP of Studio Sessions

The Black Keys Release ‘Tour Rehearsal Tapes’ EP of Studio Sessions

Today, The Black Keys released a six-song EP of live studio recordings from December 2011. The songs were recorded from practice session in preparation for their 2011-2012 tour. The 6-song EP, titled Tour Rehearsal Tapes, features four songs from their current album, the multi-platinum El Camino, and two songs from their 2010 Grammy Award-winning album Brothers. The EP is...

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Skate ‘Em All – Metallica, Vans Team Up for Shoe Collection

Skate ‘Em All – Metallica, Vans Team Up for Shoe Collection

Pipe dreams are being answered. Vans, the original skate shoe company, and Metallica, titans of heavy metal, have announced the creation of a special Metallica shoe line. The line will launch in October with a limited edition Vans x Metallica 20th Anniversary Half Cab Pro available in better skate shops everywhere. “I’ve been wearing Vans...