Tres Cabrones - IPECAC
FILTER Grade: 81%
By Kurt Orzeck on November 7, 2013
On Tres Cabrones, a musician who left a band after a one-year stint nearly 30 years ago reunites with the group, playing alongside the guy who replaced him and has been in the band ever since—not to mention marking the first time the former band member has ever appeared on one of the band’s formal full-lengths. Follow? That’s the story of Melvins drummer Mike Dillard, who, along with his replacement, Dale Crover—playing bass for the band for the first time—and founding member/guitarist Buzz Osbourne comprise the “tres cabrones” behind the latest Melvins record. It’s a full-on fiesta, with the band occasionally breaking away from Osbourne-written slabs, like “Dogs and Cattle Prods” and...