Tag Archives: Fu Manchu

Catch a buzz with a new Fu Manchu song

Posted by on April 8, 2014

20 years ago, Fu Manchu’s debut album, No One Rides For Free, was released. And while it was 1994, it might as well have been 1974, given the band’s fuzzy, scuzzy Sabbath-y stoner rock and obsession with cars, surfing, skateboarding and weed. Now the band is back with their first album in five years, Gigantoid, […]

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Fu Manchu Have An Update For You

Posted by on March 6, 2014

It’s been quite a while since we heard from Fu Manchu. The Cali stoner rockers’ last album was Signs of Infinite Power back in 2009, and now we’re getting news that the followup is on its way. The band has posted the following on their Facebook page: We are mixing the new fu manchu record now. […]

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We want to join the Sun and Sail Club

Posted by on November 12, 2013

Over a month ago, we let you know how psyched we are about Sun and Sail Club, the band featuring members of Fu Manchu and former Kyuss bassist Scott Thomas Reeder. The band’s psychedelic mix of stoner rock and vocoder harmonies sounds like a really weird combination, yet somehow, it works amazingly well. The band […]

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Fu Manchu, Kyuss Members chart course for awesome with Sun and Sail Club

Posted by on October 9, 2013

If you were to imagine what a band featuring two members of Fu Manchu and a former Kyuss bassist would sound like, you’d probably assume it’s a stoner rock riff fest. With new band Sun and Sail Club, you’d be half right. The band, which consists of Fu Manchu vocalist/guitarist Bob Balch and a pair […]

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Vista Chino Drummer Brant Bjork’s Top 5: Stoner Rock And Metal Bands

Posted by on August 5, 2013

If anyone can be considered an expert of weed-inspired music, it’s Brant Bjork. Not only was he the time keeper behind seminal stoner rockers Kyuss, but continues the tradition with Visto Chino (also featuring his Kyuss bandmate John Garcia). In anticipation of the group’s debut album Peace, out September 3 via Napalm Records, we asked […]

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Orion Music + More Wraps Up Triumphant Second Year

Posted by on June 10, 2013

As soon as they announced the lineup of last year’s Orion Music + More Festival. it was apparent that Metallica were doing things differently. While anyone could have slapped together a solid two-day lineup of heavy bands, the world’s biggest metal band brought country, plenty of indie rock and a brass band to play the […]

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Members Of The Dillinger Escape Plan, Dropkick Murphys, All Shall Perish And More Talk Playing Orion

Posted by on June 7, 2013

This Saturday and Sunday, Detroit’s Bell Isle will be taken over by the 2nd Annual incarnation of the Orion Music + More Festival. Metal Insider will be there, giving you frequent updates via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Soundtracking, as well as on the site. To get in the mood for this weekend, we asked some of the bands […]

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The Company Band Streaming New Song Online

Posted by on June 28, 2012

The Company Band (featuring members of Clutch, CKY, Fu Manchu, and Fireball Ministry) is streaming a new song called “House of Capricorn” exclusively at Antiquiet.

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Black Tusk, Fu Manchu Announce Tour

Posted by on July 13, 2010

Black Tusk has announced dates for a late Summer tour with Fu Manchu and It’s Casual.

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Good News For People Who Like (Company) Band News

Posted by on November 10, 2009

If you rolled out to your local record store today (ha! remember them?) to purchase the debut full length from The Company Band, you’ll be a little disappointed. The album has been pushed back another week to November 17. However, you can buy the album online via Candlelight’s Web store, and via leading e-music sites […]

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