Don Fleming releases NEW EP

By on June 3, 2011

“Don Fleming 4” is a new song EP from guitarist/producer/rampscallion Don
Fleming, his fourth solo release, and the first since 1998. Don has a deep
history of mirthful musical mayhem, fronting the Velvet Monkeys, B.A.L.L.,
and Gumball; and producing records for Sonic Youth, Teenage Fanclub, Hole,
Screaming Trees, Posies, Andrew W.K. and Alice Cooper. Don Fleming 4
continues his long established sonic assault on mankind with four new
slabs of panomphean pandemonium.

Digital Release: July 12, 2011 on Instant Mayhem
CD Release: August 2, 2011 on Thick Syrup Records

“Don Fleming 4” includes collaborations with Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth, Free
Kitten), Julie Cafritz (Pussy Galore, Free Kitten) and R. Stevie Moore.

“My Little Lamb finds” Don on vocals and R. Stevie Moore on all
instruments with lyrics by Don.

“Torn by the Hands That You Could Not See” is built around a guitar piece
by Kim Gordon with vocals and all other instruments by Don, with lyrics by
Kim Rancourt of When People Were Shorter.

“Clockwork Cockwork” features a Julie Cafritz guitar composition with Don
on vocals and all other instruments, with lyrics by Don.

“Adam’s Fall” is Don on vocals and all instruments, with lyrics excerpted
from the writings of Irish playwright Brendan Behan. This track is
featured on the recent compilation album 78’ LTD (Thick Syrup Records).

Previous Don Fleming solo records:
*jojo ASS RUNne CD (All instruments, producer) God Bless Records 1998
*Because Tomorrow Comes CD3 (All instruments, producer) Instant Mayhem
Records 1996,
*Real Cool Time b/w What Can I Do?, Monopoly 12″ Blue Vinyl Iridescence 1986

The recent reissue of Velvet Monkeys 1981 debut “Everything is Right” was
the first release on the Instant Mayhem label since partnering with
digital distributor
IODA and Thick Syrup Records for CD release. The next release is To Live
and Shave in L.A. “The Cortège.”


Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.