Category Archives: Legal Woes

Sumerian Records drops Miss Fortune following domestic violence incident

Posted by on October 30, 2014

On October 24th Miss Fortune vocalist Mikey Sawyer Tweeted, “It would be cool if I could meet an intelligent girl w/ a reasonable level of maturity.” A few hours later he was arrested for domestic assault and battery. This led to the band canceling their appearance on the upcoming Get Real Tour with The Word Alive, Color Morale, […]

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Black Flag cofounder Greg Ginn accused of child abuse

Posted by on October 14, 2014

Well, this is terrible. Greg Ginn, who co-founded Black Flag, has been accused of child abuse by his former wife, Marina Ginn. An affadavit signed on October 10 accuses him of child abuse including food deprivation, threats of physical violence, and sexual harassment of their two daughters, age 10 and 7. It asks for an […]

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Danzig’s Misfits lawsuit dismissed

Posted by on August 13, 2014

The next time you see a 16 year-old kid wearing a Misfits shirt, you can take solace (or get annoyed, perhaps) in knowing that Glenn Danzig isn’t making anything from it. Last week, on August 6, Danzig’s lawsuit against guitarist Jerry Only over who owned the trademarks to the band, including the “fiend skull” logo, […]

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Kid Rock hilariously responds to ICP glass dildo lawsuit

Posted by on August 5, 2014

Sometimes you don’t have to love someone’s music to respect the hell out of them. Kid Rock is one of those people. He’s always been a solid entertainer and reliable hitmaker, someone that you could imagine having a domestic beer with while shooting the shit with him until he went off to bang a supermodel. At […]

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Widow of Paul Gray’s lawsuit against doc dismissed

Posted by on August 4, 2014

On Valentine’s day of this year, Brenna Gray, the widow of Slipknot bassist Paul Gray, filed a lawsuit against his former doctor. She claimed that neither Dr. Daniel Baldi or the members of Slipknot were around to assist her when she stated she needed help. Last week, the lawsuit was dismissed. There were a handful […]

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