Category Archives: Crime

Puddle of Mudd singer freaks out onstage

Posted by on April 18, 2014

Remember Puddle of Mudd? It’s ok if you don’t. The post-grunge band was signed to Fred Durst’s Flawless label and were pretty popular at the beginning of the last decade due to the songs “Control,” “Blurry,” and the “She Hates Me.” Since then, they’ve continued to put out albums, but singer Wes Scantlin’s been in […]

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Guy imitates Ozzy Osbourne, pees on Alamo

Posted by on April 16, 2014

A 23-year-old El Paso resident was sentenced Monday for an incident taking place at one of the most sacred places in Texas. In an act that will remind many of you of Ozzy Osbourne, Texas resident Daniel Athens took a leak on a shrine dedicated to all who had lost their lives during the battle […]

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Alt-rock band busted for selling phony guitars

Posted by on April 11, 2014

Here’s a story not metal related per-se, but rather an example of how not to fund your band’s tour. This alt-rock band called the Josh Davis Band has been busted for selling counterfeit high-end guitars. From January 2008 to October 2011, the band stocked up on 165 cheap acoustic guitars and then proceeded to print […]

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Zakk Wylde’s guitar, vest stolen in Chicago

Posted by on March 15, 2014

Last night in Chicago, a thief stole one of Zakk Wylde’s signature guitars and a Black Label Society vest. The custom Gibson Les Paul Pelham Blue and the vest were stolen off Zakk’s bus at 10pm. Wylde was in town with a who’s who of other guitarists as part of the Experience Hendrix tour. The […]

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KISS bandits strike auto body shop in Jersey

Posted by on March 14, 2014

While they might not be playing the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, KISS continue to make headlines. Actually, this wasn’t KISS proper, but in Saddle Brook, NJ this past weekend, a quartet of masked marauders with Paul Stanley masks hit a Maaco Auto Body Shop, smashing cars and causing $40,000 worth of damage. NJ.com […]

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