If you fondly remember the days when MTV would play large blocks of music videos then 120 Megabytes
may be for you. [more inside]
In a Rolling Stone article published yesterday,
Aaron Freeman, co-founder of the cult rock band Ween
, declared he was "retiring Gene Ween. ... For me, it's a closed book." Today, Freeman posted on his Facebook page: "I've decided to end my musical relationship with Ween." [more inside]
We've met Ween before
, so I don't need to provide further introduction to this 25 minute long sampling
of a 3 hour concert in Australia. It's from 2008
, but recently put online courtesy of BTFishing
. Wait, who? Yes, it's Dean Ween gone fishing
. Mickey Melchiondo Jr. (aka Dean Ween) previously shared his love of fishing in the Brownie Troop Fishing Show
. He now runs Mike's Guide service
, sometimes going directly from shows to go fishing
. See also: Dean Wean's Tips For Amateur Anglers
, and an article on the Brownie Troop Fishing Show
Maybe you remember them from their 'hit' single "Push Th' Little Daisies"
, or from their appearance on MTV's Beavis and Butt-head
. Maybe you know them from their appearance
in the film "It's Pat"
or from their contributions to the "Road Trip"
soundtrack or even from their appearance at Chef Aid on South Park
. My hope, however, is that you don't know Ween
, allowing me the opportunity to let you taste the waste
. [more inside]
All of Ween’s
new album La Cucaracha is on their myspace. [more inside]
These are all Ween cover bands: Fat Lenny
Big Profile's Ween Tribute
. Which begs the question: Wasn't one already too many?
label-mates with Morrissey
), releasing a pair of on-line only
live CDs, cheesing off
a pizza chain, and getting its back catalog
is developing software with InQuest Technologies
that will tie together the band's official web site
, the 24/7 Ween Radio
broadcast, a message board, chat rooms and the ability to trade live concert mp3s without being confused
with The Gourds
(just try searching for "Gin & Juice"
on your favourite peer-to-peer program). The band hopes to have the program bundled with it's new release quebec
(yes, with a small q
) on August 5th.