Freak Puke

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Freak Puke
Studio album by Melvins
Released June 5, 2012
Recorded 2012
Genre Sludge metal, experimental rock
Length 42:14
Label Ipecac
Producer Toshi Kasai, Melvins
Melvins chronology
The Bride Screamed Murder
(2010)
Freak Puke
(2012)
Everybody Loves Sausages
(2013)

Freak Puke is an album by the Melvins, released on June 5, 2012 through Ipecac Recordings. It is the first to feature an offshoot lineup, known as the "Melvins Lite", with Trevor Dunn joining longtime members Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by the Melvins except where noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Mr. Rip-Off"     5:52
2. "Inner Ear Rupture"     1:56
3. "Baby Won’t You Weird Me Out"     3:50
4. "Worm Farm Waltz"     3:54
5. "A Growing Disgust"     4:28
6. "Leon Versus the Revolution"     2:47
7. "Holy Barbarians"     2:31
8. "Freak Puke"     2:46
9. "Let Me Roll It"   McCartney 4:30
10. "Tommy Goes Berserk"     9:40

Vinyl version[edit]

Freak Puke was released on vinyl through Amphetamine Reptile Records in a box featuring the album cover. Inside would be a picture disc depicting the album cover on one side and one of five different artists on the other. The five artists chosen to provide the artwork were Skinner, Dave Cooper, Tara McPherson, Gary Taxali and Mackie Osborne.

Personnel[edit]

The Melvins (Lite)[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • James McAleen - backing vocals (track 9)
  • Dan Raymond - backing vocals & additional guitar (track 9)
  • Toshi Kasai - recording
  • John Golden - mastering
  • Mackie Osborne - artwork

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