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Buzz Osborne

Buzz Osborne

Real/full name:
Roger Osborne
Age:
50 (born Mar 25th, 1964)
Place of origin:
United States (Montesano, Washington)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Roger "Buzz" Osborne, also known as King Buzzo, is the guitarist/vocalist/songwriter and technically the only remaining founding member of the Melvins. (Drummer Dale Crover is often regarded as a founding member, but he joined after the band was formed, though before they had yet recorded an album.) Osborne is also a founding member/guitarist for both Fantômas and Venomous Concept. He was also a ...

Trivia

Is a huge fan of film, but never watches TV.

His wife, Mackie Osborne, designed artwork for album covers for many bands (mostly punk) including: Social Distortion, The Offspring, Bad Religion, The Vandals, Tool, Rancid, Circle Jerks, Mr. Bungle, and even for her husband's band the Melvins.

Fantômas

Guitars (1998-present)

1999 Fantômas Guitars
2001 An Experiment in Terror (Single) Guitars
2001 The Director's Cut Guitars
2002 Millennium Monsterwork (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2004 Delirium Còrdia Guitars
2005 Suspended Animation Guitars
2008 Kentish Town Forum - London 1st May 2006 (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2011 The Director's Cut Live: A New Year's Revolution (Video) Guitars
2013 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 10 (Split) Guitars

King Buzzo

All instruments, Vocals

2014 This Machine Kills Artists All instruments, Vocals

Melvins

Guitars, Vocals (1983-present)

1986 Gluey Porch Treatments Vocals, Guitars
1986 Six Songs (EP) Vocals, Guitars
1986 Deep Six (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1989 Ozma Guitars, Vocals (as "King Buzzo")
1989 Sweet Young Thing Ain't Sweet No More (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1990 Love Canal / Someday (Single) Guitars, Bass, Vocals
1990 With Yo' Heart, Not Yo' Hands (Single) Vocals, Guitars (as "Buzzy Ramone")
1990 Yuthanagia (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1990 Your Blessened (Single) Guitars
1990 Melvins / Malfunkshun (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1990 Dope-Guns-'N-Fucking in the Streets (Volume Five) (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1991 Your Choice Live Series 012 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1991 Eggnog (EP) Guitars, Vocals (lead) (as "King Buzzo")
1991 Bullhead Guitars, Vocals (as "King Buzzo")
1991 Nirvana / Melvins (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Lysol Vocals, Guitars (as "King Buzzo")
1992 Night Goat (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Salad of a Thousand Delights (Video) Guitars, Vocals
1992 King Buzzo (EP) Vocals, Guitars, Bass (as "King Buzzo")
1993 Hooch / Sky Pup (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1993 Sawed Off (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1993 Houdini Guitars, Vocals
1994 Lizzy (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1994 Hag Me (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1994 Queen (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1994 Prick Guitars, Vocals (as "King B")
1994 Stoner Witch Vocals, Guitars, Bass (as "King B")
1995 Live Tora Tora Tora Tour (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1995 Melvins / Guv'ner (Split) Bass (as "King Buzzo")
1995 Thora-Zine's Buzzo Flexo (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1995 Subraum (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1996 Bar-X-The Rocking M (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1996 It's Shoved / Forgotten Principles (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1996 Stag Guitars, (full album) Vocals (full album), All instruments (track 2), Moog synthesizer (track 9), Bass (track 11), Drums (track 12) (as "King Buzzo")
1996 Cemetery Gates (Demon Knight Edit) (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1996 How-++-Harry Lauders Walking Stick Tree / Zodiac (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1997 Untitled (Single) Guitars
1997 The Bit (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1997 Barbaraal (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1997 Honky Guitars, Vocals
1998 Alive at the Fucker Club (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1999 The Maggot Guitars, Vocals, Bass
1999 The Bootlicker Guitars, Vocals, Noises
2000 The Crybaby Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Noise
2000 Live at Slim's (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2001 Electroretard Guitars, Vocals (as "King Buzzo")
2001 Colossus of Destiny (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2002 Millennium Monsterwork (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2002 Hostile Ambient Takeover Vocals, Guitars (as "King Buzzo")
2003 Black Stooges / Foaming (Fast version) (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 Dr. Geek / Return of Spiders (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 Little Judas Chongo/Jerkin' Krokus (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 The Fool, the Meddling Idiot / Promise Me (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 Brain Center at Whipples / Today Your Love, Tomorrow the World (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 Foaming / Arny (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 The Anti-Vermin Seed (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2003 Revolve (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2004 Pigs of the Roman Empire Guitars, Vocals
2004 Never Breathe What You Can't See Guitars (as "Jon Benet Milosevic")
2005 Sieg Howdy Guitars, Vocals (backing) (as "Kim Jong Buzzo")
2006 Pigskin / Starve Already (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2006 A Live History of Gluttony and Lust (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2006 (A) Senile Animal Vocals, Guitars
2006 Melvins / Patton Oswalt (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2007 Smash the State (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2008 The End (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2008 Nude with Boots Guitars, Vocals
2008 Star Spangled Banner / Detroit Rock City (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2009 Chicken Switch Guitars, Vocals
2010 The Bride Screamed Murder Guitars, Vocals
2010 Melvins / Isis (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2011 Black Betty (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2011 Suicide in Progress Live / Waning Divine (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 1 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 2 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 The Bulls & the Bees (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Melvins / Unsane (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 4 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Post Moral Neanderthal Retardist Pornography (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Freak Puke Guitars, Vocals
2012 1983 (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 5 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 6 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2012 New Years Eve Ball Room Blitz (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 7 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 8 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Everybody Loves Sausages Guitars, Vocals
2013 A Tribute to The Scientists (Single) Guitars, Bass
2013 Gaylord (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2013 A Tribute to Venom (Single) Guitars, Bass, Vocals (backing)
2013 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 9 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2013 The Melvins Live at Third Man Records (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Billy Fish Alive (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2013 A Tribute to The Kinks (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Tres Cabrones Guitars, Vocals
2013 A Tribute to Pop-O-Pies/Tales Of Terror (Single) Guitars
2013 A Tribute to Roxy Music (Single) Guitar, Backing Vocals, Stylophone
2013 I Told You I Was Crazy / Tie My Pecker To A Tree (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2014 A Tribute to Queen (Single) Guitar, Backing Vocals
2014 A Tribute to David Bowie (Single) Guitar, Bass, Stylophone
2014 Sugar Daddy Live Split Series 12 (Split) Guitars, Vocals
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Fecal Matter

Bass (1986)

Venomous Concept

Guitars (2003-2006)

2004 Retroactive Abortion Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2006 Making Friends Vol.1 (Split) Guitars
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Added on: 2011-04-09 14:53:47 Last modified on: 2014-08-18 04:03:40
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