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MELVINS - Ozma + Bullhead [2xLP] BR45-1

"This double-LP package combines two of the earliest releases from the often imitated but never duplicated Melvins. Formed in the early- 80s in the scenic wonderland known as Aberdeen, WA, the band took inspiration from Black Flag, Black Sabbath, Venom, Flipper, Stooges and other floggers of highenergy, low-velocity plod. Today, more than 30 years later, they might be more popular than ever. Slow and steady wins the race. Disc one is Ozma, from 1989, which was recorded soon after their move from Washington to San Francisco, and was their first release to include the diminutive yet mighty Lorax (Lori Temple Black)on bass. Disc two is Bullhead, from 1991. The songs are longer, the mood is calmer, yet more menacing. The LPs have been remastered and are back in print on vinyl for the first time in 15 years. The new gatefold packaging includes never-beforeseen vintage photos, as well as the original artwork and insert, all tidied up and ready to meet Mom and Dad. Free download (with one extra track) is included."

Tracklist :

A1 Vile
A2 Oven
A3 At A Crawl
A4 Let God Be Your Gardener
A5 Creepy Smell
A6 Kool Legged
A7 Green Honey
A8 Agonizer
B1 Raise A Paw
B2 Love Thing
Written-By [Uncredited] – Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Peter Criss
B3 Ever Since My Accident
B4 Revulsion / We Reach
B5 Dead Dressed
B6 Cranky Messiah
B7 Claude
B8 My Small Percent Shows Most

C1 Boris
C2 Anaconda
C3 Ligature
C4 It's Shoved
D1 Zodiac
D2 If I Had An Exorcism
D3 Your Blessened
D4 Cow

Pressing Information

Packaged in gatefold jacket with transparent plastic inner sleeves. Comes with an Ozma lyrics sheet and a free digital download (which includes a bonus track, a cover of The Cars' "Candy-O," which was on the original CD version of Ozma). Stickered on shrink-wrap ("Two slow-motion symphonies of thud-tastic sonic surrender…").