Category Archives: News

Happy Easter from Metal Insider

Posted by on April 18, 2014

Hope you’re all having a good Friday. See what we did there? With the holiday upon us, we’re going to be taking off a bit early today. That doesn’t mean that we won’t continue to cover breaking news as it happens, so take a cue from Municipal Waste, dye some eggs while cranking it up, […]

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Photos/Review: The Amity Affliction and Heartist, Nashville, TN, 4/15/14

Posted by on April 18, 2014

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to catch two bands I’ve been meaning to check out for a while, The Amity Affliction and Heartist.  Both of these Roadrunner bands are currently on the Hollow Bodies Tour with Bless the Fall, Silverstein, and Secrets. I caught the tour in its second week as it made […]

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Puddle of Mudd singer freaks out onstage

Posted by on April 18, 2014

Remember Puddle of Mudd? It’s ok if you don’t. The post-grunge band was signed to Fred Durst’s Flawless label and were pretty popular at the beginning of the last decade due to the songs “Control,” “Blurry,” and the “She Hates Me.” Since then, they’ve continued to put out albums, but singer Wes Scantlin’s been in […]

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‘Workaholics’ season ends with Pig Destroyer-scored killing spree

Posted by on April 18, 2014

We’re already aware that someone on the Workaholics writing staff likes metal thanks to the Pantera and Dimebag Darrell reference that the show’s Blake made earlier this season. The season finale aired earlier this week and proved that one metal reference wasn’t a fluke. If you’re squeamish, you might not want to watch this, but the […]

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Holland has a metal college and we want to enroll

Posted by on April 17, 2014

School of Rock is more than just a Jack Black movie. In fact, there are over 100 schools in the States and abroad that teach children how to play music together fashioned after the original one started by Paul Green. However, in Holland, Within Temptation guitarist Ruud Jolie has started teaching at a metal college! […]

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