Category Archives: Crime

Dad in father/daughter grindcore duo Sockweb arrested for domestic violence

Posted by on April 7, 2016

There are many bands out there that aren’t your typical five hairy dudes playing music, like our favorite granny in Grindmother or the father/daughter grindcore band Sockweb which features adorable 8 year-old Joanie Young singing high pitched vocals with her multi-instrumentalist dad Adam Young.  Sadly, it seems like things aren’t as cute anymore, as it’s been […]

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Puddle of Mudd’s Wes Scantlin involved in armed standoff with police

Posted by on April 2, 2016

It turns out that Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin’s house wasn’t stolen from him as he’s alleged, but apparently, he likes it so much that he didn’t want to leave it. TMZ reports that a standoff with the increasingly-unhinged early-aughts yarler involved over 30 armed police officers and ended with Scantlin being arrested. Apparently, […]

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Former Rotting Out frontman arrested with 70 pounds of pot

Posted by on March 25, 2016

Los Angeles hardcore band Rotting Out broke up last year, playing their final show in December. While vocalist Walter Delgado told fans not to ask why they broke up, it appears that he found a more lucrative gig – at least until last week. Delgado and Anthony Jochum of Cleveland hardcore band Search Bloc were arrested […]

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Gideon, Convictions robbed in separate incidents

Posted by on March 21, 2016

As if going out on tour isn’t enough of a financial risk another thing that any touring musician has to worry about is getting robbed while on the road. And while you’ve got to be a special kind of dipshit to prey on a touring band, since they’re generally out there trying to just break […]

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Former Hatebreed drummer to be sentenced on murder charges

Posted by on March 7, 2016

Metalheads have always had to deal with society’s misjudgment of our character, with some thinking all of them are dangerous psychos Sadly, there are some who actually fit this description, which doesn’t really help with that misconception, like Hatebreed’s former drummer Nicholas Papantoniou who was recently found guilty of murder. Back in 2014, Papantoniou was arrested over […]

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