Melkbelly

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Melkbelly
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Background information
Origin Chicago, Illinois
Genres Noise Rock
Years active 2014–present
Labels Wax Nine Records / Carpark Records
Members Bart Winters, Liam Winters, Miranda Winters, James Wetzel

Melkbelly is a 4 piece noise-rock band from Chicago made up of Bart Winters (guitar), Liam Winters (bass), Miranda Winters (guitar/vox), and James Wetzel (drums).[1][2] They are known for their frantic arrangements, toothed melodies, and blaring live show.[3][4][5] The group has toured extensively across the US in the last couple of years, and Stereogum called them the "Most Exciting Rock Band at SXSW".[6] They released a full-length album titled "Nothing Valley" on October 13, 2017 on Wax Nine Records, a subsidiary of Carpark Records.[7][8][9]

Discography[edit]

EPs[edit]

LPs[edit]

  • 2017: Nothing Valley[12]

7"s[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hopper,, Jessica. "Melkbelly moving up in very short time". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  2. ^ Galil, Leor. "Best cross between the Breeders and Lightning Bolt". Chicago Reader. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  3. ^ "Melkbelly Are The Most Exciting Rock Band At SXSW". Stereogum. 2017-03-18. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  4. ^ "Melkbelly, "Piss Wizard" - New Music - Impose Magazine". Impose Magazine. 2015-08-07. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  5. ^ Galil, J. R. Nelson, Leor. "Best of Chicago winners Melkbelly drop a new single". Chicago Reader. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  6. ^ "Melkbelly Are The Most Exciting Rock Band At SXSW". Stereogum. 2017-03-18. Retrieved 2018-03-16. 
  7. ^ "Stereogum's 40 Best New Bands Of 2016 - Stereogum - Page 3". Stereogum. 2016-11-01. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  8. ^ "Melkbelly – "Mount Kool Kid"". Stereogum. 2016-09-08. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  9. ^ "check out Chicago indie rockers Melkbelly (videos)". BrooklynVegan. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  10. ^ "Melkbelly - Pennsylvania". Discogs. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  11. ^ "Melkbelly, "Doomspringa" - New Music - Impose Magazine". Impose Magazine. 2014-07-08. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  12. ^ "WIX01 Melkbelly - Nothing Valley". Wax Nine Records. Retrieved 2017-09-13. 
  13. ^ "Songs of the Summer 2015: Sadie Dupuis (Speedy Ortiz) Talks Melkbelly's "Bathroom at the Beach" - Talkhouse". Talkhouse. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  14. ^ "Melkbelly, "Piss Wizard" - New Music - Impose Magazine". Impose Magazine. 2015-08-07. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  15. ^ "Melkbelly – "Mount Kool Kid"". Stereogum. 2016-09-08. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  16. ^ "Melkbelly, "Piss Wizard" - New Music - Impose Magazine". Impose Magazine. 2015-08-07. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  17. ^ "Melkbelly - "Elk Mountain" | Post-Trash Exclusive Premiere". POST-TRASH. Retrieved 2017-04-05. 

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