Category Archives: Crime

Krieg’s Neill Jameson opens up about Nachtmystium’s Blake Judd

Posted by on September 10, 2014

If you were one of the unfortunate people that got scammed by Nachtmystium frontman Blake Judd (we were!), consider yourself lucky. Not that there are any winners in the sad saga of a drug-addicted artist , but losing some money is getting off easy compared to what those who were in his inner circle went […]

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The guy that got arrested for posting Exodus lyrics speaks

Posted by on September 10, 2014

James Evans didn’t think anything of posting song lyrics on his Facebook page, even if they were from Exodus’ “Class Dismissed (A Hate Primer),” which is about a school shooting. At 31, Evans is married and has a three-month-old son, and works at a screen printing store. “It’s surreal,” he told Billboard. “I didn’t think anything […]

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Bloodiest guitarist jailed following fatal DUI accident

Posted by on August 28, 2014

Sean Patrick Riley, guitarist of Chicago experimental metal septet Bloodiest, has been charged with aggravated manslaughter following an accident this past weekend that killed a man. On Sunday (24) evening, Riley allegedly struck and killed a 55 year-old man, according to DNAInfo. Riley stayed on the scene after hitting the victim, who was taken to […]

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Is Blake Judd ripping off Nachtmystium fans again? [UPDATED]

Posted by on August 25, 2014

One year ago, Metal Insider was very excited to have Nachtmystium playing our CMJ party. Of course, that wasn’t meant to be, as band mastermind Blake Judd was arrested for theft, and instead of heading to New York to headline our show, he instead spent time in jail on misdemeanor theft charges. And while Judd […]

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Scott Weiland arrested… or not

Posted by on August 22, 2014

Ousted former Stone Temple Pilots vocalist Scott Weiland has kept a relatively low profile since his exit from the band, forming a band called the Wildabouts that he toured with last year that’s in the studio working on an album to come out this year. His relative absence was the perfect opportunity for someone that […]

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