Mike Patton’s new band Peeping Tom will headline the Showbox on Monday.
Forget David Bowie. Mike Patton is the king of rock chameleons.
He’s done alt-rock; rap-rock; trip-hop; doo-wop; hip-hop; jazzy pop; bossa nova; freaky a cappella music; thrash songs inspired by Saturday morning cartoons; at least one 75-minute song that sounds like the score to the scariest movie ever; and a gang of other styles I’m probably forgetting about. All that would be divided between his stints with Faith No More, Fantomas, Mr. Bungle, Lovage and other…