Album Highlight – Cows – Peacetika (1991)

  What a bunch of sick and mean bastards. Come back Cows, all is forgiven.   How could they play such nonsense...blather such over-exaggerated lower-class rubbish. Girls fucked in the backseat, dirty drunks, complete and utter apathy. And chuggged is a repetitive wall of horrible tuning. Clanked guitars; riffs or rifts of melody then a…

Melvins In The News – June ’12 – Freak Puke + Melvins (Lite) Tour Diary and more!

  Freak Puke - the latest from Melvins (or Melvins Lite, rather)- is set to be released tomorrow via Ipecac. The album features a lineup of Melvins mainstays Buzz and Dale, plus Trevor Dunn (Fantomas / Tomahawk). Check out some reviews and live videos by the band. Reviews:  The Rock Father | Bloody Disgusting | Hellride…

Unsane In The News – May ’12 – Melvins Cover Alleged, Album Stream, Tour and more!

On March 20th, NYC noise-rock powerhouse Unsane released Wreck - their latest full-length (via Jello Biafra's label Alternative Tentacles). You can stream the album in its entirety via MetalSucks and/or check out a couple of reviews from Pitchfork, The Needle Drop and Boston Phoenix. The band is currently wrapping up tour with Melvins - the…

Roundup – Amphetamine Reptile, Helmet, Melvins and more!

Melvins Special IHRTN Posts Roundup - Melvins '11 Releases Overview - Big Business - Quadruple Single (Gold Metal) More details on Karp Documentary Helmet Mini-Special The Covers Mixtape - Helmet Helmet - 2011 Tour Report - Photos, Videos and More! AmRep Mini-Special AmRep 2011 Releases Highlight - Melvins - Endless Residency + Split With JSBX…

Roundup – Amphetamine Reptile

A celebration of all things Amphetamine Reptile on IHRTN...visit the label's official site for more info. Amphetamine Reptile A-Z Archive - Biographies, discographies and videos from Cows, Helios Creed, Helmet, King Snake Roost, Love 666, Melvins, Unsane and much, much more! AmRep 25th Anniversary Bash - Videos + Bios Of Participants  Details on AmRep 25th…

A-Z of Amphetamine Reptile – Compilations/Splits

Continuing our journey through archives of legendary Minneapolis label Amphetamine Reptile Records! We compiled a small (but extensive) list of compilations and splits that came out on the label between 1991 and 1997.   Ugly American Overkill (1991) AmRep 1993 Sampler (1993) AmRep Equipped (1997) AmRep Motors 1995 Models (1995) Operation: Break Even (1996)     Dope…