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Tomahawk – “M.E.A.T.”

Mike Patton has so many projects that it can be hard to keep track of them all, but one of the best has always been Tomahawk, a sort-of supergroup that includes Jesus Lizard guitarist Duane Denison, bassist Trevor Dunn, and Battles’ drummer demigod John Stanier. Though their newest album, Oddfellows, came out last year, the… More »

By: Miles Bowe / June 5, 2014 - 10:38 am

The Best Soundtrack Moments Of 2013

Maybe it’s because I spend the bulk of my time reading and writing about music or talking with people who do the same, but as much as I love TV and movies on their own merits, the second or third sentence I’ll say about any given piece of visual media usually deals with what sort… More »

By: Ryan Leas / December 26, 2013 - 3:58 pm

Serge Gainsbourg Tribute @ Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood 8/28/11

It was a beautiful evening at the Hollywood Bowl for the KCRW-sponsored tribute to Serge Gainsbourg curated by Beck. The all star line up included Ed Droste (Grizzly Bear), Victoria Legrand (Beach House), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Sean Lennon & Charlotte Kemp Muhl (The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger), Zola Jesus, Lulu Gainsbourg,… More »

By: Andrew Youssef / August 29, 2011 - 9:34 am

Coachella 2009: Moz, Macca, Cohen Lead Friday’s Nostalgia Parade

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy
Our trek into Indio went so smoothly this year that we’ve both become paranoid about something going incredibly wrong at any moment, but so far we’ve made it through without broken bones or spirits. In fact, even though the day started with extreme lines and heat, once we passed… More »

By: brandon / April 18, 2009 - 1:33 pm

It Looks Like Faith No More Is Reuniting

According to a horribly lead-burying press release, Faith No More will regroup for a European summer tour. Legacy and latter-day projects aside, The Real Thing and Angel Dust are favorites, so if this is true, we are happy up here. Specific dates yet to be confirmed. More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 24, 2009 - 1:47 pm

More Reunion Talk

We left a bunch (more like a ton) of important names off our list of re-formed bands we think should record new material. Sebadoh, The Smashing Pumpkins, J&M Chain, Crowded House — yes, yes, yes, yes. And the list goes on. With so many reunions in progress, it?s hard to believe any band could resist… More »

By: Stereogum / March 16, 2007 - 12:24 pm

Mike Patton Hates Wolfmother

Some cool Lollapalooza clips via G4:

Mike Patton Hates Wolfmother:

Perry Farrell and Peter DiStefano perform “Pets” in the Kidz tent:… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / August 30, 2006 - 9:29 pm