"some music was meant to stay underground..."


Formed: 1991
From: Marietta, GA, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Buckethead News

Below is our complete Buckethead news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Buckethead Covers 'Game Of Death' Audio Available

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Buckethead's cover of "Game of Death", the theme song from Bruce Lee's classic movie, has been made available for download at this location.

Buckethead last year issued the album "Enter the Chicken" — including the song "We Are One", featuring a guest appearance by the album's producer, SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian — via Tankian's Serjical Strike label.

For a complete listing of Buckethead's upcoming appearances, click here.

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Buckethead Tour Dates

Buckethead will be touring throughout the tail end of summer, here's the dates:

September 13th Lawrence, KS - Granada Theatre
September 14th Saint Louis, MO - Mississippi Nights
September 15th Urbana, IL - Canopy Club
September 16th Chicago, IL - Vic Theatre
September 17th Detroit, MI - Majestic Theatre
September 19th Pittsburgh, PA - Mr. Smalls Fun House/Theatre
September 21st South Burlington, VT - Higher Ground
September 22nd Northampton, MA - Pearl Street
September 23rd New York, NY - B.B. King's Blues Club
September 24th Boston, MA - Avalon
September 25th Asbury Park, NJ - Stone Pony
September 26th New Haven, CT - Toad's Place
September 27th Philadelphia, PA - Theatre Of Living Arts
September 29th Virginia Beach, VA - Jewish Mother
September 30th Towson, MD - Recher Theatre
October 01st Falls Church, VA - State Theatre
October 03rd Knoxville, TN - Bijou Theatre
October 04th Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
October 05th Raleigh, NC - Lincoln Theatre
October 06th Winston-Salem, NC - Ziggy's
October 07th Wilmington, NC - Soapbox
October 09th Atlanta, GA - Variety Playhouse
October 10th Birmingham, AL - Zydeco
October 11th New Orleans, LA - Republic
October 13th Houston, TX - Meridian
October 14th Austin, TX - La Zona Rosa
October 15th Dallas, TX - Gypsy Tea Room / Ballroom
October 29th Anaheim, CA - House Of Blues

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Buckethead Announces Tour Dates

Buckethead has announced tour dates for his upcoming North American tour. Dates are as follows:

September 17 - Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theatre
September 19 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls Fun House
September 23 - New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club
October 29 - Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues

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Watch Buckethead & Friends' 'We Are One' Online

Buckethead is out with the video from his new single 'We Are One', featuring vocals from Serj Tankian of System of a Down, from Bucket's Tankian produced album 'Enter The Chicken'. You can watch it online at Buckethead's myspace.

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Buckethead Video Featuring Serj Tankian Online Now

The video for "We Are One" featuring Serj Tankian of SYSTEM OF A DOWN and BUCKETHEAD is now available for repeated viewing on UGO. Go check it out here.

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Buckethead's 'We Are One' Video w/ Serj Online

Buckethead is out with the video to his latest single 'We Are One', featuring System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian. You can watch it online at Yahoo! Music.

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Buckethead On Tour

BUCKETHEAD set off on October 21 on the 'Disneyworld To Disneyland Tour' at The Social in Orlando, FL, wrapping up November 22 at the House of Blues in Anaheim, CA. The 24-city trek will stretch coast to coast with stops in all major markets including Atlanta, New York, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles and more.

On the road, the masked mystery man known for the fried chicken bucket he wears on his head will be joined by Dan Monti (bass, programming) and Pinchface (drums). Together they will perform various Buckethead favorites as well as instrumental versions of tracks from the upcoming Buckethead & Friends release Enter The Chicken, due October 25 on Serjical Strike Records, the label fronted by Serj of System of a Down.

Remaining tour dates are as follows: More...

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'Masters Of Horror' Soundtrack Listening Party

AOL Music is hosting an online listening party for new two-disc soundtrack for the upcoming Showtime 'Masters Of Horror' series, released today (Tuesday, October 18). The double disc features music from Mudvayne, Funeral For A Friend, Andrew WK, Shadows Fall, Buckethead featuring Serj Tankian, Matchbook Romance, and many more. You can listen to the two albums in full at AOL.com (disc 1 / disc 2).

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Masters Of Horror Soundtrack Tracklisting Revealed

On October 18th, Immortal Records will release the Masters Of Horror soundtrack featuring brand new (previously unreleased) tracks from Mudvayne, Shadows Fall, Norma Jean, and Buckethead featuring Serj Tankian. The final track listing is as follows:

1. Mudvayne - "Small Silhouette"
2. Norma Jean - "ShaunLuu"
3. It Dies Today -"Enjoy The Silence"
4. Funeral For A Friend - "Lazarus (In The Wilderness)"
5. Andrew WK - "You Will Remember Tonight"
6. Armor For Sleep - "Very Invisible"
7. Scary Kids Scaring Kids - "What's Up Now"
8. Shadowsfall - "This Is My Own"
9. The Bled - "Nervous Breakdown"
10. Murder By Death - "End Of The Road"
11. Thursday - "Division St" (acoustic)
12. Bloodsimple - "Overload"
13. Mastodon - "Megalodon" (live)
14. Death By Stereo - "Bottled Up"
15. Fall River - "At Least You Bought Her Flowers"

1. Buckethead feat. Serj Tankian - "We Are One"
2. Rise Against - "Obstructed"
3. The Bronx - "Bats!"
4. From Autumn To Ashes - "Betwixt Her Getaway Sticks"
5. Every Time I Die - "Keith The Music"
6. Matchbook Romance - "In Transit (For You)"
7. Bedlight For Blue Eyes - "Hindsight"
8. Alkaline Trio - "We Can Never Break Up"
9. Avenged Sevenfold - "Beast and the Harlot" (live)
10. In Flames - "Discover Me Like Emptiness"
11. A Change Of Pace - "The Thin Red Line"
12. Bear Vs Shark - "Victoria Iceberg"
13. Gratitude - "If Ever" (acoustic)
14. Fear Before The March Of Flames - "237"
15. Yesterday's Rising - "Contrast of Light and Dark"

For more information and to hear some of the tracks from the soundtrack, you can check out the new Masters Of Horror ecard here.

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BucketHead Signs To Serj Tankians Label

Buckethead has signed a deal with Serjical Strike Records, the label headed up by System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian. A new album from the man, entitled "Enter The Chicken", will see a release through the label on October 25th and will feature guest appearances from Tankian himself, Maura Davis of Bella Lea/Denali fame and more. Additional info on that can be found here.

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