Category Archives: Updates

Scott Ian DVD viewing party on Wednesday is now sponsored by Smuttynose!

Posted by on October 17, 2014

We’ve already lined up a hell of a party on Wednesday afternoon at Saint Vitus. We’ll be presenting a DVD screening of Scott Ian’s Speaking Words in Glasgow from 3-6pm. If you’ve looked at this site in the past two weeks or so, you already know that. However, we have an important update that we think you […]

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People = nixed; fire officials put kibosh on Slipknot’s burning camel poop

Posted by on October 15, 2014

Every now and then, TMZ gets a metal exclusive about something. They’ve done it again, and it’s going to be hard to break it to all the Knotfest fans that were looking forward to the smell of burning camel shit wafting through the air. According to the site, county fire officials have denied Slipknot the […]

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Mastodon continue to embrace The Motherload with vinyl, Letterman, twerk contest

Posted by on October 15, 2014

Mastodon have been keeping busy lately with the release of Once More ‘Round the Sun. The band’s provocative video for “The Motherload” has inspired quite the reaction, and instead of running from it, the band, whose tour with Gojira and Kvelertak begins today, are embracing it. How else to describe the ticket giveaway they’re doing on their Facebook […]

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Scott Ian reiterates that Lars Ulrich was almost fired from Metallica

Posted by on October 15, 2014

There’s a lot of people that are of the opinion that Metallica drummer (and most vocal member) Lars Ulrich isn’t a particularly great musician. While we’ll reserve judgment, there have been stories in the past that the band had decided to fire him after they got off the road in 1986. In an interview promoting his […]

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Superjoint reunion is a one-off, Phil Anselmo says

Posted by on October 14, 2014

With Halloween fast approaching, that means so is the Housecore Horror Film Festival in Austin, TX. Put on by former Pantera/current Down and Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals front man Philip Anselmo and best-selling true crime author Corey Mitchell, bands on the bill include Decapitated, EYEHATEGOD, Napalm Death, Voivod, and more. Also scheduled to […]

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