Category Archives: Crime

Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin headed to jail

Posted by on October 6, 2017

Puddle of Mudd, the 2000-era radio rock band, have been in the news quite a bit lately, and not about “Blurry” or “She Hates Me.” Yes, we’re talking about Wes Scantlin, the troubled singer of the band. In the past few years, he’s accused an audience member of stealing his house, berated his drummer and […]

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Artifact stolen from late Suicide Silence frontman Mitch Lucker’s grave [UPDATED]

Posted by on September 26, 2017

We write a lot about theft here, as musicians are sometimes sitting ducks for despicable people that might want to steal their gear or break into their vans while playing. However, stealing from a grave site is a new kind of low, and that’s what an alleged Suicide Silence “fan” did at a cemetery.  This […]

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A thief stole Thy Art Is Murder frontman’s stage clothes

Posted by on September 20, 2017

Thy Art Is Murder are currently touring across North America with Fallujah and Ghost Bath, and this past Sunday (17), they made it out to the Corona Theatre in Montreal, Canada. During their stop, someone decided to steal frontman CJ McMahon’s stage clothes, which were drying on the side of the tour bus. We aren’t […]

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Decapitated deny allegations in first statement since arrest

Posted by on September 14, 2017

The metal world and beyond was shaken over the weekend after Decapitated were arrested in Los Angeles and charged with a kidnapping in Spokane, WA. It was even more shocking to hear that the entire band was accused of gang raping a woman on their bus. Of course, this is a lose-lose for all parties […]

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Havok’s gear stolen, band launches crowdfunding campaign

Posted by on September 6, 2017

One of the hazards of being in a band, along with accidents, lack of health insurance, potentially unhealthy lifestyles and rampaging egos is theft. The latest band to fall victim to it is Havok, who returned home from a European tour to find their trailer broken into and gear stolen. While it’s despicable enough to […]

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