Melvins Earthquake Update

As I’m sure most of you know by now, Christchurch in New Zealand suffered from a devastating earthquake yesterday afternoon, resulting in a great deal of pain and damage for it’s residents.  The Melvins were in town having just played a series of gigs on the south island, and as the airport was closed were stuck in Christchurch last night unable to make it to their Wellington gig.  Details on their plans for the rest of the NZ tour can be found here.

Our thought are with all the residents of Christchurch, a beautiful town I’ve been lucky enough to visit, and anyone wanting to make a donation can find details here.

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Milhuisen
Milhuisen
9 years ago

Was probably the Melvins that caused it..
 
Thoughts are with you NZ !
 
Don’t suppose anyone knows any of the NZ setlists do they ?

disog
disog
9 years ago

[quote comment=””]Was probably the Melvins that caused it..   Thoughts are with you NZ !   Don’t suppose anyone knows any of the NZ setlists do they ?[/quote] They played half of ‘bride screamed murder’ starting with first few tracks. Also played sky pup/honey bucket/most of the classic tracks. High on fire opened for them, awesome band, venue was way too small. Jared was wearing a sparkly wide blue headband, and gold cape with emerald diamonds haha classic. Buzz was wearing a hoodie and sweating hard core. 2 drummers at once was cool, well worth the money. Saw qotsa 2… Read more »

disog
disog
9 years ago

P.s. saw metallica in ChCh a week or so after the first big quake last year. Feeling for the cantabrians, sucky mofo nature

ajreeb
ajreeb
9 years ago

[quote comment=”43446″]Was probably the Melvins that caused it..  [/quote]

Yup, here’s the proof.
Melvins + High on Fire = Too Heavy