Category Archives: Television

Metallica to perform on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,’ is ‘SNL’ next?

Posted by on September 21, 2016

In 2014, Metallica had a weeklong stint on the Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson. The following year, the show was  canceled, but that’s neither here nor there. The point is that next Thursday (29), the band will appear on The The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, meaning they’ve gotten a one-hour upgrade. We’d kill to see them […]

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Live from New York, it’s… Metallica and Ghost?

Posted by on September 9, 2016

  We’re not sure how the booking for Saturday Night Live works, but we’re sure they’ve already booked half the musical guests already. Justin Timberlake will probably be on there, Lady Gaga has a new album coming out, so it’s not a stretch to imagine her on this season, and Kanye West will probably pop up […]

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Rihanna is death metal now – well, her logo is

Posted by on August 29, 2016

  Last night, the MTV Video Music Awards happened, and you probably shouldn’t know that. It’s not like they even decided to pay any lip service to rock or metal this year. Even Twenty One Pilots, a true breakout band from the past year that is ostensibly a rock band, wasn’t included in last night’s ceremonies. Many […]

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VH1 Classic becomes MTV Classic on Monday

Posted by on July 28, 2016

The writing was on the wall when That Metal Show wasn’t renewed, and the rumors have been around for almost as long, but Sunday is the last day you’ll be able to watch VH1 Classic, as on Monday (8/1), the Viacom channel will relaunch as MTV Classic. That date isn’t symbolic, as MTV itself launched on August […]

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Two Minutes to Late Night is the metal talk show America needs

Posted by on June 17, 2016

You may have noticed how rare it is for metal to get any sort of mention or reference in mainstream entertainment like TV or movies. Hell, we go crazy when we see the slight reference of rock and metal at any random talk show just because we feel like popular media is very dismissive of this […]

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