Slug Cartilage

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Slug Cartilage
Buckethead Slug Cartilage.jpg
Studio album by Buckethead
Released September 4, 2013 (download and limited edition)
Genre Experimental metal, heavy metal
Length 30:55
Label Bucketheadland
Producer Dan Monti and Albert
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Slug Cartilage is the fifty-fourth studio album by guitarist Buckethead, and the twenty-fourth installment of the Buckethead Pikes Series.[1] The album was part of a series of thirty pike albums that were released in close succession from one another during 2013.

The album was announced on August 26, 2013, with a pre-order for a limited edition opening the same day and shipping on September 4th. Like the previous effort, Telescape, the limited edition consisted of 300 copies of an untitled white album signed by Buckethead himself. A digital version of the album was also announced the same day and was released on September 4th, including the album's artwork and track titles.[2] [3]

A standard edition was announced but has not yet been released.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Four Ton Chandelier" 2:29
2. "Scowl Owl" 3:57
3. "Previous Plate" 5:05
4. "Chip of Red" 2:46
5. "Pine Sap" 1:58
6. "Smudge Mad" 3:43
7. "Zebra Stripe" 3:59
8. "Slug Cartilage" 2:35
9. "I. Wasnail" 3:53
Total length: 30:55

Release history[edit]

Date Label Format Country
September 4, 2013 Bucketheadland Digital Format U.S.
Limited Edition CD


  1. ^ Original announcement of the album on Buckethead's bandcamp site
  2. ^ "Album on iTunes". Retrieved 2014-11-06. 
  3. ^ "Album on Amazon". Retrieved 2014-11-06.