Three Men and a Baby (album)

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Three Men and a Baby
Studio album by
ReleasedApril 1, 2016
Recorded1999 at Louder Studios in San Francisco, CA
February 2015 at Sound of Sirens in Los Angeles, CA
Genre Sludge metal, noise rock, powerviolence
Label Sub Pop
Melvins chronology
Hold It In
Three Men and a Baby
Basses Loaded
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Metacritic (66/100) [1]
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Pitchfork Media (7.0/10) [3]
PopMatters (7/10) [4]

Three Men and a Baby is a collaborative studio album by Mike Kunka and American rock band Melvins, released on April 1, 2016 through Sub Pop. The album was mostly recorded in 1999 by Tim Green, but further production was delayed for over a decade. It was finished in 2015 with longtime Melvins associate Toshi Kasai engineering and mixing. [5]


Track listing

All songs written by Mike Kunka and the Melvins except where noted.

1."Chicken 'n' Dump" 3:35
2."Limited Teeth" 3:48
3."Bummer Conversation" 3:33
4."Annalisa" Lydon / Public Image Ltd 3:47
5."A Dead Pile of Worthless Junk" 2:51
6."Read the Label (It's Chili)" 4:40
7."Dead Canaries" 2:37
8."Pound the Giants" 3:23
9."A Friend in Need Is a Friend You Don't Need" 2:25
10."Lifestyle Hammer" 1:47
11."Gravel" 2:09
12."Art School Fight Song" 2:11



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