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Richard Meltzer

voc, *1945 US
Electronic and Rock
A.k.a. Borneo Jimmy Mr. Vom

Proclaimed one of the earliest rock music critics, his first book "The Aesthetics of Rock" was published by the legendary Something Else Press. Along with Sandy Pearlman, he wrote lyrics for Blue Öyster Cult early in their history. Later he formed the punk band Vom (4) in New York City. In the 1990s he moved to Portland, Oregon and was the vocalist for Smegma for some years.

  • Electronic
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Spoken Word
  • Alternative

Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
The Completed Soundtrack For The Tropic Of NipplesRichard Meltzer / Robert Pollard / Smegma / Antler & Vom2002Compil.
The Tropic Of Nipples EPRichard Meltzer / Robert Pollard / Smegma & Antler2002Single
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