Mickey Melchiondo, the erstwhile “Dean Ween” of the recently disbanded Ween, has his eyes on a new career in reality television. According to nj.com, the New Jersey native is planning a fishing oriented show with Les Claypool of Primus. How did he get to this point? From nj.com:
During downtime from the band five years ago, Melchiondo earned his Coast Guard captain’s license. He purchased a 23-foot watercraft, launched Mickey’s Guide Service and documented select trips on video with a 12-episode web series, “Brownie Troop Fishing Show.”
Read more and check out some video of Melchiondo fishing on the Jersey shore at nj.com.