Category Archives: Legal Woes

Temple of the Dog in dispute over master tapes

Posted by on April 14, 2015

In 1990, in the wake of the death of Mother Love Bone singer Andrew Wood, Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell got together with members of MLB to record a tribute album to Wood. Recorded in just 15 days, Temple of Dog began to define the grunge era, and the rest of the band, along with Eddie Vedder, […]

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GWAR issue statement about Brockie father lawsuit

Posted by on April 7, 2015

Yesterday, just about two weeks after the one year anniversary of GWAR frontman Dave Brockie’s (Oderus Urungus) death, it came out that the father of the frontman, William Brockie, was suing the Richmond band, claiming they’d stolen Dave’s art, instruments and even his ashes. It also accused the band of keeping money that was owed to the estate. […]

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Slipknot guitarist charged with disorderly conduct in knife fight with brother

Posted by on March 21, 2015

Needless to say, it hasn’t been a great month for Mick Thomson, who was arrested and sent to the hospital after getting stabbed in the head by his brother. While the Slipknot guitarist is supposedly doing fine after the altercation, now he’s reportedly getting charged with disorderly conduct. According to The Des Moines Register, a police […]

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Vince Neil suing for control of his Facebook account

Posted by on March 19, 2015

You’d think that with Motley Crue’s touring career ending later this year, the band is looking forward to relaxing for a little while. That’s not the case with singer Vince Neil, as he’s just gone to court over the control of his social media accounts. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that Neil has gone t […]

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Tool settle legal woes; supposedly making progress on new album

Posted by on March 15, 2015

Last month, Maynard James Keenan gave us a little hope that Tool was “slowly” making progress on its new album. Now Adam Jones is giving fans further hope about a new Tool album, revealing that the band’s long lasting legal issues have finally come to an end. Tool admitted last year that a lawsuit going […]

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