- Dale Crover
Dale Crover performs at Toad's Place in October 2006
Background information Born October 23, 1967 Origin Aberdeen, Washington, United States Genres Grunge, hardcore punk, sludge metal, stoner metal Occupations Musician, composer, engineer, producer Instruments Drums, vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, percussion Associated acts Acid King, Altamont, Fantômas, Fecal Matter, Hank Williams III, Melvins, Men of Porn, Nirvana, Shrinebuilder
Dale Crover (born October 23, 1967) is an American rock musician. Crover is best known as the drummer for Melvins and Men of Porn, Shrinebuilder, and for a brief time, drummer for Nirvana. He is also guitarist and vocalist for Altamont. He is also currently (January 2009) playing drums for Fantômas at their live shows.
Melvins recruited Crover on drums in 1984 from out of an Iron Maiden cover band, following (original drummer) Mike Dillard's departure. In late 1985 Crover played bass in Fecal Matter, a band he formed with Kurt Cobain and Greg Hokanson. After Hokanson left the band, Cobain and Crover recorded Illiteracy Will Prevail on a 4-track in December 1985 at breast in Seattle, Washington. Crover played bass and drums on the demo. Spank Thru from this demo appears on the Nirvana album Sliver: The Best of the Box. Fecal Matter disbanded in 1986.
Crover drummed on Nirvana's ten-song demo recorded January 23, 1988 at Reciprocal Recording Studios in Seattle. All but one of these songs have been released:
- Floyd the Barber, Paper Cuts and Downer — Bleach
- Downer, Aero Zeppelin, Beeswax, Hairspray Queen and Mexican Seafood — Incesticide
- If You Must and Pen Cap Chew — With the Lights Out
- Spank Thru from this session remains unreleased
Nirvana and Crover played a 14-song show in Tacoma, Washington, the night of the demo session. Three cuts from the show — Downer, Floyd the Barber and Raunchola/Moby Dick — appear on With the Lights Out. Later in 1988 Crover and Melvins' bandmate Buzz Osborne relocated to San Francisco, California.
Crover rejoined Nirvana during a short west coast tour with Sonic Youth in 1990. Later that year Crover drummed on a demo version of Drain You with Cobain on guitar and vocals and Dave Grohl on bass. The track appears on With the Lights Out.
In 1994, Crover founded the band Altamont with Joey Osbourne and Dan Southwick of Acid King. He produced and performed additional vocals on Acid King's debut release that year. During this time he was also married to Acid King's frontwoman Lori S., but they divorced.
He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Maureen, their daughter, Scarlett, and their son, Cassius.
Date of Release Title Label Credited for 1994 Acid King: Acid King Sympathy for the Record Industry Additional vocals 1996 Dale Crover: Drumb Man's Ruin Records Performer September 7, 1999 Hank Williams III: Risin' Outlaw Curb Records drums on "Cocaine Blues" October 19, 2004 Men of Porn: Wine, Women and Song Small Stone Records drums October 2009 Shrinebuilder: Shrinebuilder Neurot Recordings drums
Date of Release Title Label Catalog Number May 27, 1997 Wanted Dead or Alive (split album with Acid King) Man's Ruin Records MR-072 October 13, 1998 Civil War Fantasy Man's Ruin Records MR-085 March 26, 1999 In the Groove (Compilation album, Rattlesnake Shake) The Music Cartel July 10, 2000 Right In The Nuts (Compilation album, Make It) Small Stone Records May 1, 2001 Our Darling Man's Ruin Records MR-2020 November 1, 2005 The Monkee's Uncle AntAcidAudio AAA-995
Date of Release Title Label Catalog Number 1986 Six Songs C/Z Records CZ002 1987 Gluey Porch Treatments Alchemy Records VM103 1989 Ozma Boner Records BR16-2 August 21, 1991 Kill Rock Stars (Compilation album, Ever Since My Accident) Kill Rock Stars KSR 201 1991 Your Choice Live Series Vol.12 Your Choice Records YC-LS 012 1991 Bullhead Boner Records BR25-2 1991 Eggnog Boner Records BR28-2 1992 Salad of a Thousand Delights Box Dog Video BDV002 1992 Dale Crover Boner Records BR33-2 1992 Lysol (aka Melvins) Boner Records BR35-2 September 21, 1993 Houdini Atlantic Records 82532-2 August 1994 Prick Amphetamine Reptile Records AmRep 031 September 1994 Stoner Witch Atlantic Records 82704-2 July 15, 1996 Stag Atlantic Records 82878-2 May 5, 1997 Honky Amphetamine Reptile Records AmRep 064-2 August 26, 1997 Singles 1-12 Amphetamine Reptile Records AmRep 063 1998 Alive at the F*cker Club Amphetamine Reptile Records AmRep 072 May 17, 1999 The Maggot Ipecac Recordings IPC-002 August 23, 1999 The Bootlicker Ipecac Recordings IPC-004 February 7, 2000 The Crybaby Ipecac Recordings IPC-006 November 27, 2000 Gluey Porch Treatments Ipecac Recordings IPC-012 February 6, 2001 Electroretard Man's Ruin Records MR2002 April 16, 2001 Colossus of Destiny Ipecac Recordings IPC-014 April 1, 2002 Millennium Monsterwork 2000 w/Fantômas Ipecac Recordings IPC-019 April 15, 2002 Hostile Ambient Takeover Ipecac Recordings IPC-020 March 11, 2003 26 Songs Ipecac Recordings IPC-038 September 16, 2003 Melvinmania: The Best Of The Atlantic Years 1993-1996 Atlantic Records 5050466574428 March 9, 2004 Neither Here Nor There Ipecac Recordings IPC-047 August 23, 2004 Pigs of the Roman Empire w/Lustmord Ipecac Recordings IPC-054 October 19, 2004 Never Breathe What You Can't See w/Jello Biafra Alternative Tentacles Records Virus300 September 26, 2005 Sieg Howdy! w/Jello Biafra Alternative Tentacles Records Virus350 May 16, 2006 A Live History of Gluttony and Lust
Houdini Live 2005
Ipecac Recordings IPC-076 October 10, 2006 (A) Senile Animal Ipecac Recordings IPC-082 July 8, 2008 Nude With Boots Ipecac Recordings IPC-105 June 1, 2010 The Bride Screamed Murder Ipecac Recordings
Date of Release Title Label Catalog Number June 15, 1989 Bleach (On the songs Floyd the Barber, Paper Cuts and Downer) Sub Pop SP-034 November 21, 1989 Teriyaki Asthma,Volume 1 (Compilation album, Mexican Seafood) C/Z Records CZ009 August 21, 1991 Kill Rock Stars (Compilation album, Beeswax) Kill Rock Stars KRS-201 November, 1991 Teriyaki Asthma Vols.I-V (Compilation album, Mexican Seafood) C/Z Records CZ037 December 14, 1992 Incesticide (On the songs Beeswax, Downer, Mexican Seafood, Hairspray Queen, and Aero Zeppelin) DGC Records DGCD-24504 November 23, 2004 With the Lights Out Geffen Records B0003727-00 November 1, 2005 Sliver: The Best of the Box Geffen Records
- ^ Buzz Osborne. "Liner Notes to Mangled Demos from 1983". Ipecac Recordings. May 31, 2005.
- ^ Gillian Gaar. "Nirvana Timeline, Booklet to With the Lights Out". Geffen Records/Universal Music Group. November 23, 2004.
- ^ Michael Azerrad. "Come as You Are: The Story of Nirvana". Doubleday, 1993. ISBN 0-385-47199-8.
- ^ Live Nirvana: Studio session: January 23, 1988.
- ^ Live Nirvana, Tour history: January 23, 1988.
- ^ Nirvana Live Guide, August 1990 tour (08/16/90-08/25/90).
- ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0189512/otherworks
Nirvana Drummer (two stints)
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