The Melvins have announced a new album, featuring entirely cover songs. The album will feature covers of everything from Queen to David Bowie.
The album pages homage to the musicians they are covering as Osborne states,
We REALLY like all of these songs along with the bands who actually wrote this stuff because first and foremost we are HUGE music fans.
Further, the album features several notable guest spots. Jello Biafra is featured on Roxy Music’s, “In Every Dream Home a Heartache”, Scotty Kelly of Neurosis is featured on Venom’s “Warhead”, and JG Thirwell guests on Bowie’s “Station to Station.”
The album, Everybody Loves Sausage, will be available via Ipecac imprint on April 30th.
Everybody Loves Sausage track list:
01.”Warhead” (Venom; Guest: Scott Kelly of Neurosis)
02. “Best Friend” (Queen; Guest: Caleb Benjamin of Tweak Bird)
03. “Black Betty” (Original artist unknown)
04. “Set it on Fire” (The Scientists; Guest: Mark Arm)
05. “Station to Station” (David Bowie; Guest: JG Thirlwell)
06. “Attitude” (The Kinks: Guest: Clem Burke of Blondie)
07. “Female Trouble” (Divine)
08. “Carpe Diem” (The Fugs)
09. “Timothy Leary Lives” (Pop-O-Pies)
10. “In Every Dream Home a Heartache” (Roxy Music; Guests: Jello Biafra and Kevin Rutmanis)
11. “Romance” (Tales of Terror)
12. “Art School” (The Jam; Guest: Tom Hazelmeyer)
13. “Heathen Earth” (Throbbing Gristle)