Tag Archives: Disney

Skeletonwitch Latest Victim of Disney’s Wrath

Posted by on October 9, 2013

While Skeletonwitch wasn’t listed for the Orlando date of their tour with Amon Amarth and Enslaved when it was announced, the band is saying on Facebook they were actually banned from the happiest place on earth. Disney reportedly  would not allow the thrash metal outfit  to play the January 27 date at the House of […]

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No New Mastodon Song In ‘Monsters University’ After All

Posted by on June 17, 2013

First the bad news: As you’ve probably ascertained from the headline, even though Mastodon had gone into the studio to record music for the forthcoming Pixar movie Monsters University, it turns out that there won’t be any new music from the band in the film or on the soundtrack after all. On the plus side, […]

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Exodus Latest Victim Of Disney’s Metal Ban?

Posted by on February 6, 2013

Over the past few years, Walt Disney has shown their distaste for metal by banning multiple groups from performing their House Of Blues venues in Florida. Machine Head have been the most notable metal band that Disney has banned. However, now it looks like Exodus are their latest victim. Exodus recently announced will be playing in […]

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Machine Head Take Calm, Measured Response To Disney Ban

Posted by on December 6, 2012

For five years now, Disney has been intimidated enough by Machine Head to ban them from performing at the venues in their parks. In 2007, they were banned from performing in Anaheim and Orlando. And earlier this week, they were told that they couldn’t play Tuesday’s show (4) in Orlando. The reasons cited five years […]

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Mastodon Go Disney, Contributing Song To Monsters, Inc. Sequel

Posted by on December 4, 2012

While we don’t have any more information that what Mastodon said on their Facebook page, it looks like they’ll be writing and recording a new song for the forthcoming sequel to the Pixar film Monsters, Inc., which is titled Monsters University. The film is slated to be released on June 21, 2013. If you would have […]

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Machine Head Get Banned From Performing By Disney…Again

Posted by on November 6, 2012

Machine Head has announced that they will not be joining tourmates Dethklok, All That Remains, and The Black Dahlia Murder  at the House Of Blues in Orlando, FL on December 4. Why? Well as it turns out, Machine Head are still banned by Walt Disney from performing on their venue properties (including the House Of […]

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In Honor of Friday, Here’s a Guy Shredding the Star Wars Soundtrack

Posted by on November 2, 2012

As we read earlier in the week, Disney bought Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion and announced a 2015 release for Star Wars: Episode 7.  While that’s both cause for celebration (the saga continues! Disney did Avengers!) and concern (cash grab risks, Darth Mickey, epic nerd rage), it also means that we have a reason to revisit a […]

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Rodrigo y Gabriela To Score New Pirates Of The Caribbean Film

Posted by on February 23, 2011

Metal’s favorite flamenco acoustic guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela has just landed themselves a pretty big gig. The duo will team up with composer Hans Zimmer (who has worked on Inception and Dark Knight previously) to score the soundtrack for Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the fourth installment of the Johny Depp/pirate franchise. […]

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