• We mentioned previously that Faith No More were eligible for the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame this year but the band have not made it onto the list of nominees. PopMatters had FNM on their list of potential nominees.
  • Our own Lusty’s review of the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival has just landed at Consequence of Sound. Sample quote: “I think Patton said it best by announcing they were going to “put the ass back in bluegrass” and did they fucking ever. The entire set with tight and rolling with a cacophony of classical music and rock riffs. Whether he was hitting all the soaring notes in the iconic and soulful “Ore D’Amore” or crooning to the joyous and retro-tinged “Deep Down”, Patton was making sure the auditory blend of styles was hitting you like a sledgehammer.”
  • Mike Patton in Quietus talks about his favourite Miles Davis album. (via Patton Archivo)
  • Patton covers Life on Mars (via Gezarie)
  • Bill’s Kool Arrow label has a new release, Flattbush with Otomatik Attak.
  • FNM interview (Bill, Puffy and Dean Menta and not “Trey Spewage”) on MTV in South America in 1995.
  • Random find on Facebook. Patton as part of the Metal Gods series by artist Gengiskhan: