Melvins 30th Anniversary Tour – SOLD OUT!

333 11th St

San Francisco, CA 94103


Presented by: Thrillcall
With: Honky

Thursday Aug 22, 2013 @ Slim's

DOORS - 8:00pm / SHOW - 9:00pm


PRICE : $22.00
Dinner & Admission: $46.95

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In a decidedly Melvins approach to a covers album ("Everybody Loves Sausages"), the band not only selected a unique assortment of songs to cover, ranging from Roxy Music’s "In Every Dream Home A Heartache" to Queen’s "Best Friend," they also enlisted several friends to take part including Mudhoney’s Mark Arm joining them for The Scientists’ "Set It On Fire" and Neurosis’ Scott Kelly pitching in on a cover of Venom’s "Warhead."

While the release is billed as a proper Melvins’ album (featuring the line-up of Osborne, Dale Crover, Jared Warren and Coady Willis), there are a handful of songs recorded as the Melvins Lite incarnation of the band (Osborne, Crover and Trevor Dunn): "Female Trouble" (Divine a.k.a. John Waters), "Timothy Leary Lives" (Pop-O-Pies) and "Romance By Tales of Terror" (Tales of Terror).

The complete track listing with original artist and guest player notation:

Warhead (Venom; Guest: Scott Kelly of Neurosis)

Best Friend (Queen; Guest: Caleb Benjamin of Tweak Bird)

Black Betty (Original artist unknown)

Set It On Fire (The Scientists; Guest: Mark Arm)

Station To Station (David Bowie; Guest: JG Thirlwell)

Attitude (The Kinks: Guest: Clem Burke of Blondie)

Female Trouble (Divine a.k.a. John Waters)

Carpe Diem (The Fugs)

Timothy Leary Lives (Pop-O-Pies)

In Every Dream Home A Heartache (Roxy Music; Guests: Jello Biafra and Kevin Rutmanis)

Romance (Tales of Terror)

Art School (The Jam; Guest: Tom Hazelmeyer)

Heathen Earth (Throbbing Gristle)

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