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Monster Magnet
Monster Magnet
Background information
Also known as Dog of Mystery, Airport 75, Triple Bad Acid, King Fuzz, Love Monster
Origin Red Bank, New Jersey, USA
Genres Stoner Rock, Hard Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Space Rock
Years active 1989-present
Labels Circuit Records (1989)

Glitterhouse (1989–1991) Caroline Records (1991–1993) A&M Records (1993–2003) SPV Records (2003–2009)Napalm Records (2009–present)

Associated acts The Atomic Bitchwax, RIOTGOD, The Ultra Electric Mega Galactic, Gallery of Mites
Website Official Page
Current members Dave Wyndorf
Garrett Sweeny
Phil Caivano
Bob Pantella
Chris Kosnik
Past members Ed Mundell
Joe Calandra
Jon Kleiman
Jim Baglino
Michael Wildwood
John McBain
Tim Cronin

Monster Magnet is an American stoner rock band, hailing from Red Bank, New Jersey. Active since 1989 with vocalist/guitarist Dave Wyndorf as the sole original member, Monster Magnet are best known for a dirge-like stoner rock sound inspired by Alice Cooper, Hawkwind and Amon Duul II to name a few. The band gained mainstream attention and fame with their 1998 album Powertrip and the hit single "Space Lord" (Notably the first ever song aired on MTV's famous countdown program "Total Request Live"), also shifting the band's sound to something more resembling commercial rock with hints of space rock and psychedelic.

Monster Magnet to date have nine studio albums along with a host of other releases. Wyndorf went through a series of different names in naming the group such as "Dog of Mystery", "Airport 75", "Triple Bad Acid", "Love Monster" and "King Fuzz" before finally settling on "Monster Magnet", taken from the name of a 1960s toy made by Wham-O, which Wyndorf liked when he was a child.

HistoryEdit

Early Years and Spine of God (1989 - 1992)Edit

A&M Part 1: Superjudge and Dopes (1993 - 1997)Edit

A&M Part 2: Powertrip and God Says No (1998 - 2003)Edit

Steamhammer: Monolithic Baby! and 4-Way Diablo (2004 - 2008)Edit

Signing to Napalm Records and Mastermind (2009 - 2012)Edit

Last Patrol (2013 - Present)Edit

DiscographyEdit

Studio AlbumsEdit

Remix AlbumsEdit

Extended PlaysEdit

Demo AlbumsEdit

Misc. ReleasesEdit

PersonnelEdit

Current MembersEdit

Former MembersEdit

External LinksEdit

ReferencesEdit

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