After decades of drug abuse, legal problems, and jail time making him the Lil Kim of Grunge, Cris Kirkwood is back with Arizonan ingrates the Meat Puppets. Best known for their guest appearance on the early-'90s album Nirvana: Unplugged , original brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood have reunited to release Rise to Your Knees July 17 on Anodyne. Their last record: 1995's No Joke. Tour dates with a Bay stop confirmed for early May.
Tour Dates: 5-14 San Diego, CA @ The Casbah * 5-15 West Hollywood, CA @ The Troubadour 5-16 San Francisco, CA @ The Independent 5-18 Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom 5-19 Seatlle, WA @ Crocodile Lounge 5-21 Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge 5-23 Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre