Origin: San Francisco, CA, USA
Genres: Stoner Rock
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Acid King  


Formed in 1993 in San Francisco by Lori S., Acid King's first two albums represent different takes on the stoner/doom sound, with the earlier Zoroaster bearing a slight similarity to a slower version of early Kyuss, while the more recent Busse Woods is further slowed down, with drawn-out heavy riffs reminiscent of Electric Wizard, and rather sparse vocals. Both are solid albums in the stoner field and are quite recommended. The band recently released their third album, appropriately titled III. A trivia note: Lori was once married to Melvins drummer Dale Crover.

Current Members

Lori S.

guitars/vocals

Guy Pinhas

bass (Goatsnake, The Obsessed)

Joey Osbourne

drums

Former Members/Guests

Peter Lucas

bass/vocals

Brian Hill

bass (Buzzov.en)


Discography



Zoroaster 
1995 SFTRI
  1. Evil Satan
  2. If I Burn
  3. One Ninety-six
  4. Vertigate #1
  5. Tank
  6. Dry Run
  7. Fruit Cup
  8. Queen Of Sickness
  9. Reload
  10. Vertigate #2
  • Lori S.
  • Peter Lucas
  • Joey Osbourne




Busse Woods 
1999 Man's Ruin
  1. Electric Machine
  2. Silent Circle
  3. Drive Fast, Take Chances
  4. 39 Lashes
  5. Carve The 5
  6. Busse Woods
  • Lori S.
  • Brian Hill
  • Joey Osbourne




III 
2005 Small Stone
  1. Wheel Nation
  2. Heavy Load
  3. Bad Vision
  4. War of the Mind
  5. Into the Ground
  6. On to Everafter
  7. Sunshine and Sorrow
  • Lori S.
  • Guy Pinhas
  • Joey Osbourne

Reviews:   Lords Of Metal 



The Early Years  COMPILATION
2006 Leaf Hound
  1. Lead Paint
  2. Blasting Cap
  3. Drop
  4. The Midway
  5. Evil Satan
  6. If I Burn
  7. One Ninety-Six
  8. Vertigate #1
  9. Tank
  10. Dry Run
  11. Fruit Cup
  12. Queen Of Sickness
  13. Reload
  14. Vertigate #2


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