The Whistle Song - Meat Puppets - Dexterity (CD)

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  • This album is a prime example of the Meat Puppets' sun-baked, cow-punk aesthetic. The cover art serves as an accurate representation of the music contained within, a skewed southwestern desert vision. Off-kilter slices of country, punk, and rock converge into a sound which defies categorization.
  • A year and a half separated the Meat Puppets' first and second albums, and that time made all the difference in the world; sounding uncertain and fidgety on their debut, they had clearly found their groove, and 's Meat Puppets II was not just a quantum leap over their earlier recordings, it defined the parameters of their sonic landscape and is still justly regarded as 10/
  • Original Meat Puppets line-up reunite for first album in 24 years. Kurt Cobain's favourite band are reuniting with the full original line-up.
  • By the release of 's Meat Puppets II, the bandmembers "were so sick of the hardcore thing," according to Bostrom."We were really into pissing off the crowd." Here, the band experimented with acid rock and country and western sounds, while still retaining some punk influence on the tracks "Split Myself in Two" and "New Gods." This album contains some of the band's best known songs.
  • Meat Puppets later gained significant exposure when the Kirkwood brothers served as guest musicians on Nirvana's MTV Unplugged performance in The band's album Too High to Die subsequently became their most successful release. The band broke up twice, in and , but reunited again in
  • Soundtrack and Compilation Appearances. – Light Bulb (Song "Meat Puppets") – Keats Rides a Harley (Songs "H-Elenore" and "The Losing End") – Amuck (Song "Unpleasant") – The Blasting Concept (Songs "Tumblin' Tumbleweeds" and "Meat Puppets") – Bethel (Song "Soup") – Basic Sampler (Songs "Aroura Borealis" and .
  • Meat Puppets Celebrity Theater Arizona Music and Entertainment Hall Of Fame Phoenix, AZ August 17, Curt Kirkwood - Guitar & Vocal Cris Kirkwoods - Bass & Vocal Derrick Bostrom - Drums (Original trio reunion) Oh, Me Touchdown King Coming’ Down Plateau Look at the Rain Up on the Sun Lake of Fire Ragged But Right Backwater.
  • Meat Puppets is an American rock band formed in January in Phoenix, Arizona. The group's original lineup was Curt Kirkwood (guitar/vocals), his brother Cris Kirkwood (bass guitar), and Derrick Bostrom (drums).

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