Tag Archives: Dee Snider

Dee Snider says AJ Pero was irresponsibe

Posted by on April 9, 2015

While the untimely passing of Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob drummer A.J. Pero sent shock waves throughout the hard rock and metal community, the band’s frontman Dee Snider suggested that it might have been preventable. Appearing on TMZ and on his syndicated show House of Hair, Snider attempted to make the death of his bandmate a learning […]

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Twisted Sister to embark on final tour with Mike Portnoy on drums

Posted by on April 7, 2015

Last month, the metal community was shocked by the sudden death of A.J. Pero. Twisted Sister’s future following the passing of their drummer seemed uncertain. Now comes word that after 40 years, Dee Snider and company will indeed call it quits following one last tour. According to TMZ, Twisted Sister will be embarking on the […]

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Dee Snider turns 60, disses KISS

Posted by on March 18, 2015

This past Sunday, Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider turned 60, and marked the occasion by posting a topless picture of him and his wife. Don’t get your panties in a bunch, only Snider is topless, and he looks surprisingly buff and, well, not 60 for his age. “This is 60? This IS 60!” he  commented […]

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Metal (kind of) represented in Super Bowl ads

Posted by on February 2, 2014

Well, now that the dust has settled and the Seattle Seahawks have thoroughly embarrassed the Denver Broncos, it’s time to concentrate on the most important part of the game – the commercials. In a batch that, at least to us, seemed less inspired than previous years, at least some degree of metal, albeit from the […]

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Photos/Contest: Win Jeremy Saffer’s top 21 portraits of the year!

Posted by on December 23, 2013

For the past decade or so, Jeremy Saffer has staked out a claim as one of the best metal photographers in the business. Having shot countless acts, from up and comers to the biggest in the business, he’s as close to a household name in photography as there is. Saffer was gracious enough to share […]

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“All-Star Celebrity Apprentice” To Feature Bret Michaels and Dee Snider

Posted by on October 12, 2012

Has your television been lacking in the glam metal department lately? No? Well, tough. The very first All-Star Celebrity Apprentice was announced today and will feature Bret Michaels of Poison and Dee Snider of Twister Sister. Both frontmen were featured on previous seasons of NBC’s The Celebrity Apprentice, with Snider having appeared in season five […]

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Video: Dee Snider Steams Up Your TV

Posted by on June 8, 2012

And just when you thought that Dee Snider couldn’t debase himself more than recording a Broadway covers album. The Twisted Sister frontman is now starring in a commercial for carpet cleaning company Stanley Steemer. Snider, who’s looking even more clownish than normal, plays straight man to a suburban house party that wins a “Dee Snider […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/23: Tenacious D Rize To The Top 5

Posted by on May 23, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. “When The Pick Of Destiny was released it was a bomb. And all the critics said that the D was done,” Jack Black sings on the title track to Rize Of The Fenix. Well […]

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Dee Snider Appears In Carpet Cleaner TV Ad

Posted by on May 23, 2012

Dee Snider is no stranger to TV, having recently competed in Celebrity Apprentice and appeared in Holliston. But now fans can see the Twisted Sister frontman in an even more unlikely place: a TV commercial for Stanley Steemer, a carpet cleaners chain. He even sings “Call 1-800-Steemer” half way through the ad. And to think, […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/16: Taking The Charts by Storm

Posted by on May 16, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week, the charts are jam packed with thirteen metal and hard rock debuts, four of which made their way into the top 200. However, the top debut comes from Storm Corrosion, the collaboration […]

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