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.
sorry to report, but the Australian promoter has cancelled
the Perth Fantômas show due to expenses. The band is very
sorry and hopes you Perthites can make it to one of the
The last 2 release for the year will be Ipecac 11- Melvins
"limited edition Trilogy triple gatefold vinyl picture disc"
due late November as is Ipecac 12- Melvins "Gluey Porch
Treatments" on CD with a ton of demo version bonus tracks from
We will have news soon of our first few releases of 2000.
Recording studio update!!!!! Fantômas is working on 2 new
records, both should come out in 2001. Melvins are working
on new record. eX-Girl are working on their first Ipecac
release. Bay area DJ Eddie Def has finished his first Ipecac
release. The new band with Patton and Duane Denison should
be in the studio early 2001 and finally Peeping Tom should
be recording very soon! The label for Peeping Tom is yet to
be determined..... it will be a biggie!!!!!
No new Bungle news but some ideas are bouncing around. Stay
tuned for the new look of the website and finally a
merchandise store early next year.
Check tour dates. Got a couple for Melvins and Kids of
Widney High and a handful of that hipster Kid 606. New Years blowout info coming soon!
Finally! It looks those sickos dying for Fantômas down under
have their dates. Check the tour schedule. These dates are
subject to change. Japanese dates coming too.
2 not so secret Melvins dates announced! Sept 21st in Las
Vegas at House of Blues with Hank Williams III and Sept 29th
in LA at the Troubadoor. A San Francisco date should be
Stay tuned! Australian and Japanese Fantômas tour dates
coming soon. Dates will be during last 2 weeks of November.
We will have news of upcoming releases soon!
Finally, our friends in Europe get to experience the polyester hell known as the CALIFORNIA tour. Mr. Bungle ruins everyone's summer holiday. Next to the reunited, original Van Halen, this is the tour people are demanding! Ooooops, they are on the road again. Check the Tour Dates page.
Fantômas is going to be playing one U.S. show before the European tour. This was originally going to be an unannounced warm-up show, but now it is officially being announced. Fantômas will be playing at the Troubador in L.A. on June 19th.
The Fantômas "The Baby Needs A New Pair of Shoes" 2000 European Tour is coming! We would like to apologize for not being able to make it to every country. Due to the time of year many promoters did not want to book anything because they are on vacation.