Ep.221: Buzz Osborne of Melvins

Keith sits down with Buzz Osborne to discuss growing up in Montesano Washington, early musical influences, the formation of (the) Melvins , the early days of a band, making a living as a musician and the Melvins' lasting influence on bands like Nirvana, Soundgarden and Boris. We also discuss the Melvins' time on Atlantic Records, firing Kurt Cobain from producing "Houdini", Buzz's insights on Kurt, Chris Cornell and the Seattle alternative scene, Melvins latest LP "Tarantula Heart" on Ipecac Recordings, the unique way the band recorded the record, what's next for the band and more.

This episode is sponsored by: Revelation Records

Photo by: Jeremy Belinfante