Tag Archives: Mike Patton

Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier premiere “A Schoolgirl’s Day” video

Posted by on October 29, 2019

Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier have premiered a video for the song “A Schoolgirl’s Day.” The track is taken from their collaboration album Corpse Flower, which was released in September via Ipecac Recordings (order here). The video was created by Nino Del Padre and it includes footage from the 1962 classic horror film Carnival of […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/2: As I Lay Dying shape the charts

Posted by on October 2, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   You can’t really talk about the new As I Lay Dying album without talking about the gargantuan elephant in the room. I remember when the news of Tim Lambesis’ arrest broke. I’d only […]

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Mike Patton covers Mr. Bungle’s “Retrovertigo” with Mondo Cane

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Mike Patton is perhaps best know for his work with Faith No More, Mr Bungle, Dead Cross, etc.. Patton can also be found with Mondo Cane covering 50’s and 60’s Italian pop music. Patton and Mondo Cane recently performed a cover of Mr. Bungle’s “Retrovertigo” on Friday (08/30) in Prato, Italy. This is exciting because Patton […]

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Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier streaming new song “Browning” 

Posted by on August 23, 2019

On September 13th, Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, etc.) and French composer Jean-Claude Vannier’s new album, Corpse Flower will arrive via Ipecac Recordings. Today (23rd), the duo are streaming the new song “Browning.”  Listen to the song below and pre-order the album here: In other Mike Patton news, Patton will be reuniting with […]

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Yes! Mr. Bungle add additional shows

Posted by on August 15, 2019

Shocked is an understatement when Mr. Bungle announced their first shows in twenty years. It’s a moment we didn’t expect would happen and ecstatic to see them next year. Due to the overwhelming demand, the avant garde legends have added an additional night to their previously announced LA, San Francisco, and Brooklyn shows to perform […]

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Mr. Bungle announce first shows in twenty years

Posted by on August 13, 2019

  Next year marks twenty years since Mr. Bungle’s last performance. Within these two decades, we’ve followed Mike Patton with Fantômas, Tomahawk, as well as Faith No More’s reunion. And today (13), the experimental avant garde outfit has announced three reunion shows for early next year. Mr. Bungle will perform their 1986 self-produced/released demo, The […]

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Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier team up for new album ‘Corpse Flower’

Posted by on May 17, 2019

Faith No More, etc. frontman/legend Mike Patton has teamed up with French composer Jean-Claude Vannier for a new album titled, Corpse Flower. The record will consist of 12 tracks and it will be released on September 13th via Ipecac Recordings. A number of musicians from Los Angeles and Paris will be featured on the LP including […]

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Mike Patton too ill for tonight’s Chris Cornell tribute appearance

Posted by on January 16, 2019

Unfortunately, Mike Patton is still sick as he had no choice but to cancel participating in tonight’s Chris Cornell tribute show held at the Forum in Los Angeles, CA. The Faith No More/Dead Cross etc. frontman shared the following statement via Facebook: “Unfortunately I’m not going to be able to make the Chris Cornell tribute concert […]

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Bummer alert – Mike Patton too ill to sing tonight’s National Anthem

Posted by on January 12, 2019

While many of us were planning to watch tonight’s Rams/Cowboys NFL Finals Game just to see Mike Patton sing the National Anthem, Patton unfortunately is too ill to perform. The news comes from the Faith No More/Dead Cross singer’s Facebook with the following statement: Sorry football folks, i woke up feeling horrible. No anthem today […]

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Holy Shit – Mike Patton is singing the National Anthem tomorrow at the Rams/Cowboys game!

Posted by on January 11, 2019

We were just closing down shop for the weekend at Metal Insider when we got some late breaking news that is a phenomenal way to kick off your Friday afternoon/night – Mike Patton will be singing the National Anthem at tomorrow’s Rams/Cowboys NFC finals game! The Faith No More/Dead Cross/Tomahawk/everything-else-cool vocalist has one of the […]

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