Category Archives: Television

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds to make second appearance on ‘Game of Thrones’

Posted by on March 14, 2017

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds is a creature of habit. Not only has he claimed to not like metal once again, he’s also returning to Game of Thrones this upcoming season. Hinds was on a climactic episode of Season 5 of the show two years ago, along with bandmates Bill Kelliher and Brann Dailor, and it appears that it […]

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Rachel Maddow name-checks Slayer after Trump speech

Posted by on January 23, 2017

You wouldn’t necessarily expect Rachel Maddow to be a metal fan, and she probably isn’t. That doesn’t mean the MSNBC talk show host hasn’t spoken about extreme metal in the past. When she was covering the 2012 Republican national convention back in 2012, she mentioned that Tampa, where it was being held, was a death […]

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Here’s what it sounds like when Vince Neil and Boy George team up

Posted by on January 5, 2017

Are you watching Celebrity Apprentice?  We’re not, but just the simple fact that former Motley Crue singer Vince Neil and former (?) Culture Club frontman Boy George are on it together, and apparently already aren’t getting along, makes it sound pretty compelling. That doesn’t mean the two aren’t making music together, as evidenced in a […]

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Megadeth stopping by ‘Late Night With Seth Meyers;’ Dave Lombardo drumming on show

Posted by on December 7, 2016

While we wouldn’t have necessarily thought it when it started, Late Night With Seth Meyers is quietly becoming the most metal-friendly place on network TV. Anthrax performed on the show earlier this year, and with band leader and drummer Fred Armisen spending time away from the show, it’s not unusual for the show to have guest […]

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Tool’s Danny Carey to guest-drum on Late Night With Seth Meyers next week

Posted by on September 22, 2016

One of the more interesting thing about Late Night with Seth Meyers is his band. Granted, in terms of late night show bands, it’s hard to touch The Roots, and Meyers didn’t try. Instead, he got fellow Saturday Night Live alumni Fred Armisen to assemble a band. Picking members of indie rock bands Girls Against Boys and […]

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