Stag (Melvins album)

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Stag
Melvins Stag Front Cover.jpg
Studio album by Melvins
Released July 15, 1996
Recorded 1996 at Sound City, A&M Studios, Entourage, Falconer (London)
Genre Experimental metal, Sludge metal, Alternative rock
Length 50:56
Label Atlantic
Producer The Melvins, GGGarth, Joe Barresi
Melvins chronology
Tora Tora Tora
(1995)
Stag
(1996)
Honky
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Stag is the eighth album by Melvins, which was released in 1996 through Atlantic Records.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The Bit"   Words: Osborne - Music: Crover 4:45
2. "Hide"   Words/Music: Osborne 0:50
3. "Bar-X-the Rocking M"   Words: Osborne - Music: Crover, Deutrom, Osborne 2:24
4. "Yacobs Lab"   Music: Deutrom 1:17
5. "The Bloat"   Words/Music: Osborne 3:41
6. "Tipping the Lion"   Words/Music: Osborne 3:48
7. "Black Bock"   Words/Music: Osborne 2:43
8. "Goggles"   Music: Crover, Deutrom, Osborne 6:30
9. "Soup"   Music: Crover, Deutrom, Osborne 2:39
10. "Buck Owens"   Words/Music: Osborne 3:11
11. "Sterilized"   Words: Osborne - Music: Crover, Deutrom, Osborne 3:30
12. "Lacrimosa"   Words: Deutrom - Music: Crover, Deutrom, Osborne 4:40
13. "Skin Horse"   Words/Music: Osborne 5:16
14. "Captain Pungent"   Words/Music: Osborne 2:21
15. "Berthas"   Words/Music: Osborne 1:25
16. "Cottonmouth"   Words/Music: Crover 1:56

Personnel[edit]

  • King Buzzo - guitar (1-3, 5-8, 10, 13-15) & vocals (1, 3, 5-8, 10, 11, 13-15); all instrumentation (2), backing vocals (7), moog (9), bass (11), drums (12), interlude guitar (13); engineer, producer & mixer (1-3 & 5-15)
  • Mark D - bass (1, 3-8, 10, 12-15); additional guitar (1, 3, 6, 7), all instrumentation (4), slide guitar (5), backing vocals (7), moog & drum beat (9), guitar (11, 12), vocals (12), interlude guitar, baritone guitar & piano (all 13); engineer, producer & mixer (1 & 3-15)
  • Dale C - drums & percussion (1, 3, 5-8, 10-16); additional guitar & sitar (1), bongos & backing vocals (7), moog (9), guitar (11), all instrumentation & vocals (16); engineer, producer & mixer (1, 3 & 5-16)
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Additional personnel[edit]

  • GGGarth - engineer, producer & mixer (1, 3, 5-7, 9, 10, 13-15); backing vocals (7)
  • Joe Barresi - engineer, producer & mixer (1, 3, 5-7, 9, 10, 13-15)
  • Alex Newport - engineer, producer & mixer (8)
  • Chris Kozlowski - engineer, producer & mixer (11)
  • Stephen Marcussen - mastering
  • Ron Boustead - mastering
  • David Lefkowitz - management & fan club

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1996 Heatseekers 33

References[edit]