Check out Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Dead Cross and Fantômas sculptured using Lego. Sérgio Batista is a talented Portuguese sculptor who has lent his skills to creating some amazingly detailed re-enactments of classic live shows from several of Mike Patton's bands. Faith No More - A scene based on Hellfest 2015 made with over 750 Lego pieces. Dead Cross - Live 2018. Fantômas - Live at Jazz Montreux 2005 with Terry Bozzio from Frank Zappa on drums. Over 1000 Lego pieces. Mr. B
We have had over 150,000 votes to determine which eight Mike Patton albums made the quarter finals. 32 Patton albums are now down to the final 8 as we reveal which made it through to the quarter finals. Angel Dust 65% VS King For A Day Fool For A Lifetime 35% Well there you go, the question of which FNM album is better answered after all these years. Peeping Tom 46% VS Disco Volante 54% The closest battle in this competition so far. But Mr. Bungle's avant-guarde 1995 sounds k
Dave Lombardo, Michael Crain, Justin Pearson and Mike Patton have recorded a version of the classic Black Flag song. This is the second politically charged song featuring Patton (aka The Lonely Rager) and Lombardo recently with Mr. Bungle releasing The Exploited song Fuck The USA. Dead Cross - Rise Above (Black Flag cover) created in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and staunchly opposing police brutality and systemic racism. As such, the track opens with a rec
It’s no secret that Mike Patton likes to stay active, but with countless projects on the go could this year be the most Patton-tastic ever? In late 2019 Patton’s manager and partner in crime at Ipecac, Greg Werckman, told us the man of a thousand voices "had never been busier". So far this statement is proving to be accurate. Just yesterday Michael Crain, guitarist for Dead Cross, shared two pictures on social media of himself and Patton with the caption “Like two kids in a
Today we wish Mike Patton, the man of a thousand voices, a very happy 52nd birthday. The last decade has been a thrilling time to be a Patton-fan. A decade which featured the Resurrection of Faith No More and Tomahawk. The introduction of new projects such as Nevermen, Dead Cross and tētēma - to name a few. A decade which witnessed Patton’s mastery of film soundtrack compositions. A decade of countless memorable live perfomances.
2019 to 2019 was exceptionally Patton-tastic a