This page will provide the latest official news from Ipecac Recordings. Please be sure to read through these articles before contacting Ipecac Recordings with a question that may be answered here.
The singles are for each of the songs that appeared on HOSTILE AMBIENT TAKEOVER. The b-side to each single is a cover. The singles will be realeased like this:
IPC 21 Melvins – Black Stooges/ Foaming fast version(Melvins) 7”
IPC 22 Melvins – Dr. Geek/Return of Spiders(Alice Cooper) 7”
IPC 23 Melvins – Little Judas Chongo/Jerkin' Krokus(Mott the Hoople) 7”
IPC 24 Melvins – The Fool, The Meddling Idiot/Promise Me(the Gun Club) 7”
IPC 25 Melvins – Brain Center at Whipples/Today Your Love, Tomorrow the World (Ramones) 7”
IPC 26 Melvins – Foaming/Arny(Warlock Pinchers) 7”
IPC 27 Melvins – The Anti-vermin Seed/Antivermin part 2(Melvins) 7”
In other Melvins news look in the calendar section for a mini California tour and finally the reissue of the very first official Melvins release, now retitled 26 SONGS, loaded with extra demos and goodies due in March.
Can I get a hell yeah for Isis???!!! New York Times writer Ben Ratliff just announced his top 10 CDs of 2002 and OCEANIC finished at #9 (just ahead of Jay-Z) !!!!!!!
Mit Gas it seems!!!!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
Thanks to all of you we had our best year yet, but 2003 is looking really interesting!
Everyone here agreed that the New Years bash was the best one ever! We are pouring through the tapes to try to get some music from the show up on the site.
2 sold out shows!!
We are planning our triumphant New York City showcase for spring. Details coming soon.
Once again, thanks for your support!
Mit Oder Ohne Gas?
Congrats to the Oakland Raiders for their third straight AFC Western division crown. Thanks to San Diego, Kansas City and Donever for participating once again.
Oh my god!!!!
The Ipecac New Years fest just got wilder!!!
We can finally confirm that kid 606 has been added to the bill on the 30th and Mike Patton with Dillinger Escape Plan will be doing a set on New Years Eve!!!!!! This will be the first and only Patton/DEP set and they have some suprises cooking!!!!!
These shows will DEFINTELY sell out and will NOT be moved to a bigger venue! Happy Holidays!!!
Mit oder ohne gas???????
Terrorizer Magazine #1 album of 2002 is.......... "OCEANIC" by Isis
as voted on by the mags writers.... very smart writers!
Voice your displeasure with everything! The official Ipecac Recordings "Fuck Off" foam fingers are now available at the webstore at a dirt cheap price!!!!!
* do you have TZOMBORGHA by the Ruins yet? any fan of Fantômas should own this CD!
* Wow! after one weekend a third of the tickets are gone already for the Ipecac music fest! Get them while you can! Tickets go on sale to the general public on Sunday. Mike Patton is trying to cook up something for the 31st and we will be announcing a guest DJ for the night too. Time to party!
* Tomahawk is almost done with their new record. Looks like an April release, sounds very nice!!!! Preproduction on new Fantômas and Peeping Tom has begun. Fantômas looking like a summer release, Peeping Tom early 2004.
* The Autumn Wind Is A......
* the new Ministry CD is called Animositytisomina and it rules!!! Out in Feb on Sanctuary Records.
* the new Mondo Generator CD is almost done, look for it in May? we are also close to confirming that we will be the home of the next Desert Sessions from Josh Homme and working on a special QOTSA treat for diehards!
* Vice City is hard as hell!
* get the Cabin Boy DVD at CD Now for only $9.99
* by the way to purchase CDs in our discography we are now linked to Amazon who seem to be giving a better price on Ipecac CDs. just a click or two away..... grab that damn Ruins CD!!!!
THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE NEW YEARS!!!!!!
Celebrate the end of 2002 and the beginning of 2003 with Ipecac Recordings in San Francisco for 2 nights at the Great American Music Hall!!!!
Here is the 2 night Ipecac fest lineup:
Monday Dec 30th
Maldoror (Patton & Merzbow = first and only US appearance!)
Captured by Robots (see machines play music!)
tickets $20 in advance/ $25 day of show
Tuesday Dec 31st
Melvins (special guest Jello Biafra)
Mondo Generator (featuring Nick from Queens of the Stone Age , debuting material from forthcoming Ipecac release)
Pink Anvil (featuring Paul Barker from Ministry, debuting material from forthcoming Ipecac release)
tickets $40 in advance / $45 day of show
*** special deal, buy tickets for both shows at same time for $50 !!!!! ***