Header

CARLTON MELTON

Psychedelic/Space Rock • United States


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Carlton Melton picture
Carlton Melton biography
The formation of CARLTON MELTON was, in a sense occasional and in another inevitable.

July 17th, 2008 was the special day for them - Andy Duvall (guitar and drums), Brian McDougall (drums), Rich Millman (guitar, synthesizers), and John Steuernagel (bass) have drawn up a plan to play live, loud, improvised, experimental, instrumental, psychedelic music in the Geodesic Dome off the Mendocino County coastline in Northern California, where one of the members resides and lots of friends have gigged and recorded all kind of music for a long time - this project came true on the day and eventually CARLTON MELTON could give the first shout as a permanent band.

CARLTON MELTON create an original music style with much influenced by lots of music and artists, especially by the sounds constructed inside the Dome and the beautiful, coastal setting in Mendocino County. A few weeks later, the July 17th show was arranged and mixed into a CD-R, that could be self-released with the title 'Live In Point Arena'.

Spring of 2009 brought another session to CARLTON MELTON, triggered by some sessions such as The HEADS' or 'Jams From The Heart' of Eddie Hazel in Funkadelic. They shot a brilliant 12-inch vinyl 'Pass It On' at November 7th 2009.

(many thanks Rich for your precious information)

Carlton Melton official website

CARLTON MELTON MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s
No MP3/Stream available for this artist.
Collaborate with Progarchives.com, learn how to submit new MP3s.

CARLTON MELTON forum topics / tours, shows & news


CARLTON MELTON forum topics
No topics found for : "carlton melton"
Create a topic now
CARLTON MELTON tours, shows & news
No topics found for : "carlton melton"
Post an entries now

CARLTON MELTON Videos (YouTube and more)


Showing only random 3 | Search and add more videos to CARLTON MELTON

Buy CARLTON MELTON Music


Photos of PhotosPhotos of Photos
101 DISTRIBUTION 2012
Audio CD$11.50
$11.29 (used)
Always EvenAlways Even
Agitated Records 2013
Audio CD$11.44
$11.00 (used)
Pass It onPass It on
Revolver 2013
Audio CD$17.36
$21.35 (used)
Smoke DripSmoke Drip
Import
Imports 2012
Vinyl$53.54
$39.95 (used)
Country WaysCountry Ways
Revolver 2013
Audio CD$12.49
$19.04 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
CARLTON MELTON: Live Europe '12 RSD SEALED color Amon Duul White Hills Can kraut US $30.00 [0 bids]
4h 27m
CARLTON MELTON - COUNTRY WAYS NEW CD US $24.35 Buy It Now 20h 21m
CARLTON MELTON FOUR EYES ETERNAL TAPESTRY ELECTRIC MOON AQUA NEBULA OSCILLATOR US $30.59 Buy It Now 1 day
CARLTON MELTON - ALWAYS EVEN NEW CD US $24.35 Buy It Now 1 day
Carlton Melton Four Eyes 12" Blackest Rainbow BRR252 2013 Vinyl New/Sealed US $22.99 Buy It Now 2 days
BARN OWL : SHADOWLAND LP EARTH CAUSA SUI EARTHLESS CARLTON MELTON EXPO 70 DRONE US $39.99 [0 bids]
4 days
PORTRAITS : LP BARN OWL DATE PALMS CARLTON MELTON EXPO 70 WHITE HILLS GNOD EARTH US $39.99 [0 bids]
4 days
Carlton Melton - Always Even [Vinyl New] US $25.29 Buy It Now 4 days
Carlton Melton - Always Even [CD New] US $17.98 Buy It Now 5 days
ANTHROPROPHH PRECESSION LP THE HEADS HILLS CARLTON MELTON HOOKWORMS SOFT MACHINE US $33.29 Buy It Now 9 days
Carlton Melton - Always Even CD US $20.02 Buy It Now 16 days
Carlton Melton - Photos Of Photos Bonus Tracks CD US $20.02 Buy It Now 16 days
Carlton Melton - Always Even LP Vinyl Record US $31.29 Buy It Now 16 days
PAPIR MEETS ELECTRIC MOON THE PAPERMOON SESSIONS LP CARLTON MELTON SPACE DEBRIS US $28.79 Buy It Now 17 days
LP: CARLTON MELTON - Always Even NEW UNPLAYED PSYCH GREEN VINYL Ltd 500 US $32.95 Buy It Now 18 days
CARLTON MELTON - PHOTOS OF PHOTOS - BONUS TRACKS NEW CD US $24.35 Buy It Now 18 days
CARLTON MELTON - ALWAYS EVEN NEW VINYL US $36.86 Buy It Now 18 days
Photos of Photos - Carlton Melton New & Sealed CD Free Shipping US $24.38 Buy It Now 19 days
Carlton Melton - Country Ways [CD New] US $17.98 Buy It Now 20 days
Photos of Photos by Carlton Melton (CD, Sep-2012, Agitated) US $11.31 Buy It Now 21 days
CARLTON MELTON - PHOTOS OF PHOTOS - NEW CD US $11.25 Buy It Now 21 days
Always Even * by Carlton Melton (Vinyl, Sep-2013, Revolver USA) US $22.33 Buy It Now 23 days
Always Even - Carlton Melton New & Sealed CD Free Shipping US $32.03 Buy It Now 26 days
Carlton Melton - Photos Of Photos [CD New] US $14.23 Buy It Now 28 days
SHOOTING GUNS BROTHERHOOD OF THE RAM LP KARMA TO BURN CARLTON MELTON KYUSS US $26.09 Buy It Now 28 days

More places to buy CARLTON MELTON music online Buy CARLTON MELTON & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for CARLTON MELTON DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

CARLTON MELTON shows & tickets


CARLTON MELTON has no upcoming shows, according to LAST.FM syndicated events and shows feed

CARLTON MELTON discography


Ordered by release date | Showing ratings (top albums) | Help Progarchives.com to complete the discography and add albums

CARLTON MELTON top albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

4.00 | 3 ratings
Pass It On
2009
2.40 | 5 ratings
Country Ways
2011
3.67 | 3 ratings
Photos Of Photos
2012
3.00 | 1 ratings
Always Even
2013

CARLTON MELTON Live Albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

0.00 | 0 ratings
Live Europe '12
2013

CARLTON MELTON Videos (DVD, Blu-ray, VHS etc)

CARLTON MELTON Boxset & Compilations (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

CARLTON MELTON Official Singles, EPs, Fan Club & Promo (CD, EP/LP, MC, Digital Media Download)

4.00 | 1 ratings
Live In Point Arena
2008
0.00 | 0 ratings
Smoke Drip
2012
0.00 | 0 ratings
Four Eyes
2013

CARLTON MELTON Reviews


Showing last 10 reviews only
 Pass It On by CARLTON MELTON album cover Studio Album, 2009
4.00 | 3 ratings

BUY
Pass It On
Carlton Melton Psychedelic/Space Rock

Review by DamoXt7942
Forum & Site Admin Group Moderator / Psych / Avant / Neo Teams

4 stars Their progression during less one year is terrific.

Hmm, how can I say about my first impression of the first track When You're In? As if I was struck with the grandeur such as Nazca Lines. Well you know, they could get bigger-hearted, more relaxed, and more flexible 'for uniting themselves with the Geodesic Dome, their studio, stage, and simultaneously residence'. Here is such an atmosphere like my impression all around the album Pass It On... For example, Digging In (F. F. Shite) is a song renewed F**king Funky S**t in the previous CD-R album but it can let me realize the depth and thickness around the sounds - oh, they can be digging in their sound and style more and more in this work in my humble opinion.

At any rate, they can be greater on this session. In a short but grand supply Off The Grid they can hit it off very well together...in spite of the difficulty to form this stuff completely, I feel. That is, not only all members but the Dome itself can walk on the same way - toward constructing the complete 'dome-y (not doomy?)' psychedelia.

Bravo!

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

 Live In Point Arena by CARLTON MELTON album cover Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, 2008
4.00 | 1 ratings

BUY
Live In Point Arena
Carlton Melton Psychedelic/Space Rock

Review by DamoXt7942
Forum & Site Admin Group Moderator / Psych / Avant / Neo Teams

— First review of this album —
4 stars Exactly 'July 17th, 2008' was the special day for them.

Rich Millman emphasized me about the beauty of the Mendocino County coastline in Northern California. Yes, their beautiful psychedelia with relaxed plays should be the most influenced by this atmosphere around them. So, honest to say, I can imagine their sounds visualized should look like quiet ripples under the setting sun - they can play not only drone but noble surrealistic music, BRAVO!

By the way, suggest that CARLTON MELTON themselves should be the happiest of all around this live album - in the Geodesic Dome they could get full support by the audience mates, the recording staffs, and the air and echoic effect of the Dome. And of course, most of all, their skills of playing and psychedelic essence, and their pleasure!

From the beginning they can show obviously their powerful personality and pleasure to play. The first track Happy Song should be just as the title says. Absolutely they are absorbed in the happy world...with playing as they wanna do, especially relaxed but steady drumming. All players and audience and us - the listeners of this album - are in the same realm existed as a Dome I always feel. On the contrary, the next Against The Wall is a danger...as if I could be made to face the earthquake melting down our 'earth' by rumbling noises and sounds. But I wonder, why I be satisfied and amazed with such a low-pitched shout of all instruments. F**king Funky S**T, despite of the title, is a comfort. Also here 'graceful' drum sounds can lead me to psychedelically comfortable underground. Inter Mission and Root Ball are completely improvised guitar heroes - as if they make something impressing from the utter vacancy. Full Moon Ridge is an union of their psychedelic elements - that is, I wanna say, their masterpiece. They say they are influenced by various elderly musicians and pioneers, and in this song I can feel an old flavour I have experienced long time before...right? In the last, suitable for the last of this album, Legion Of Dome, CARLTON MELTON and the audience and us could be united with the Dome they played in to form an exact psychedelia...by the heavy and dark soundscape.

Please be intoxicated with CARLTON MELTON - a gift from a beautiful coastline.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Thanks to DamoXt7942 for the artist addition.

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.56 seconds