Buzz Osborne

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2014

    Hey, Buzz Osborne, chill on the 'Mats and Hüsker Dü bashing

    After a chat with Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne for City Pages' Amphetamine Reptile cover story back in July, it became quite clear that he was opinionated and acerbic, especially when it came to music (a point proven even further during Buzz's engaging interview with Cyn Collins). Now, in a recen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    15 essential Amphetamine Reptile releases

    This week, Grumpy's Downtown hosts a celebration of one of Minneapolis's most influential labels, Amphetamine Reptile. Bash 13 features a wealth of artists associated with the label over the years, including Mudhoney and the Melvins (who play an album release show on Friday, as well). This week's Ci ... More >>

  • News

    July 17, 2013

    Under the influence of Amphetamine Reptile

    The indie record label brings back seminal alt-rock groups Mudhoney and the Melvins to celebrate AmRep Bash 13

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    The Melvins' Buzz Osborne: No one's dead, no one's in jail, and everyone's still on heroin

    The legendary sludge-punk metal band the Melvins return to Grumpy's Downtown Minneapolis, making their 15th stop in as many days! They'll perform in the lot out behind the establishment, as the Minnesota stop on a 50 states (plus Washington D.C.) in 51 days tour. If completed, it would put the band ... More >>