Melvins—Unusual Is Better

The Melvins hail from the small town of Montesano, Washington, but it’s not hard to envision them being spawned from an ancient tar pit instead, emerging from the bubbly ooze, instruments in hand, ready to sla...
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The Melvin: For The Record

Science has proven time and time again that the Melvins are frickin’ awesome. Touring as a trio for the first time in a million jillion years—they’re calling it “Melvins Lite,” but they’re still plenty heavy—th...
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Down & The Melvins: Twice The Sludge

Southern metal semi-supergroup Down (if you’re not a metalhead, you’re probably only going to recognize the name Pantera) probably wouldn’t exist if The Melvins hadn’t blazed the slow and heavy trail first, and...