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Melvins’ Buzz Osborne: I Don’t Understand How Anyone Could Possibly Defend Courtney Love

In a recent interview, Buzz Osborne not only backs up his critical review of 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck', but goes into further detail about why he wrote it.

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The Melvins’ Buzz Osborne: ’90 Percent of the Cobain Documentary Montage of Heck Is Bulls–t’

The Melvins' Buzz Osborne has penned a critical commentary on the 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck' documentary.

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The Melvins Unveil New Song ‘Brass Cupcake,’ Release ‘Bride of Crankenstein’ on iTunes

The Melvins are giving fans a taste of new music, unveiling 'Brass Cupcake' and issuing 'Bride of Crankenstein' on iTunes.

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Melvins’ Buzz Osborne Plays ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’

Buzz speaks about the Melvins' beginnings, firing Nirvana's Kurt Cobain from the 'Houdini' recording sessions and more.

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Melvins To Release ‘Hold It In’ Album in October

The Melvins have announced a new album, titled 'Hold It In,' which will be released Oct. 14 via Ipecac Records.

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Melvins’ Buzz Osborne: Nirvana’s Biggest Hits Are Structurally the Same as Hair Metal’s Biggest Hits

Nirvana and Melvins are almost attached at the hip when it comes to rock history. As one of Kurt Cobain's biggest influences, Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne has always been able to offer fascinating insight on Cobain and Nirvana as a whole. In a new interview, Osborne shares an interesting take on Nirvana, comparing the band's songwriting to "a hair metal band's biggest hits."

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Melvins’ Buzz Osborne Criticizes Kurt Cobain + Smashing Pumpkins

Nirvana and Melvins will forever be connected in rock history. Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain famously cited Melvins as perhaps his greatest influence, inspiring the would-be grunge icon to create a specific blend of punk rock and sludge which would turn Cobain into the voice of disenfranchised youth. However, Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne and longtime friend of Cobain doesn't have the most positive viewpoint of the musician, as evidenced in a new interview.

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Melvins Cut Short Vancouver Show After Bottle Throwing Incident

According to an eyewitness report, the legendary Melvins chose to end their Aug. 19 show in Vancouver a bit early due to a bottle throwing incident. Apparently, frontman Buzz Osborne was so pissed off from being hit in the chest with a bottle that he left the stage, soon to be followed by his Melvins bandmates.

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The Melvins Announce North American Tour to Celebrate Band’s 30th Anniversary

Sludgy alt-rock legends the Melvins have just announced a string of North American dates to celebrate the band's 30th anniversary.

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The Melvins Unveil Cover of Queen’s ‘You’re My Best Friend’

The Melvins are on their way back with what they're calling "an unconventional covers album" and they're giving fans a taste of the 'Everybody Loves Sausages' disc by serving up their take on the Queen classic 'You're My Best Friend.'

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