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.
Here is what might be a once in a lifetime show! We have
just confirmed Moonraker at the Knitting Factory LA on Dec
18th, that's right the day after Fantômas. Moonraker will
consist of Mike Patton, Dj Flare & Buckethead!!!!!!
The Lucky Stars open. tickets on sale now.
Finally, we can confirm, Dec 17th for Fantômas at the
Knitting Factory in LA. Ipecac legends The Kids of Widney High will open. This will be the regular Fantômas, not the Melvinsfantômas big band. The SF New Years Eve (Slim's) tickets still available by the way.
Hello Europe!!! Finally, the self proclaimed greatest band
in the history of music attacks your shores! The Melvins
Euro 2001 tour begins March 1st. Sorry, no idea when tickets
go on sale, please call the venue. Additionally, the Ipecac
distribution system in Europe should improve very soon
thanks to our partnership with Southern Distribution.
For tour dates check the tour section of this website.
Tickets for Ipecac Recordings' 2nd annual New Years Eve
Binge & Purge are on sale now!!!! For the next 2 weeks only
you special friends of the website will be able to order!!!
1) go to www.virtuous.com
2) select california-northern
3) select, view all virtuous events
4) at the bottom of the page select next until you see the
listing for the Melvinsfantômas Big Band!
5) buy a damn ticket!!!!! only 666 tickets available.
The Melvins play Nov 10th at Slim's in SF with favorites
Vaz(x-Hammerhead) and Melt Banana !!!!! Be there!!
Later this week we expect to start the sale of tickets for
Ipecac Recordings 2nd annual New Years Eve Binge & Purge!!!
This year it will be at Slim's with Kid 606, The Lucky Stars
and the world premiere of the combined Melvinsfantômas Big
Band!!!!! That's right, both bands on stage at the same time
doing material by both bands!!!! Will it work? Who knows?
Tickets will be $30 in advance and available to our website
devotees exclusively for 2 weeks before tickets open to the
general public. Only 650 tix will be sold!!!! Stay tuned for
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!