Category Archives: Current Events

Randy Blythe, Corey Taylor, Phil Anselmo weigh in on confederate flag

Posted by on July 14, 2015

Since Dylan Roof stormed into a church, killing nine African American churchgoers during a service in Charleston, South Carolina, the confederate flag has gone from a touchy subject to a hot button issue. Seen by some southerners as a reminder  of their heritage and pride, it was viewed by many more as a symbol of racism. […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan made the gayest shirt ever

Posted by on July 3, 2015

Move over Iwrestledabearonce, with your “metal just got gay” shirt. The Dillinger Escape Plan just topped you with a shirt design that’s only going to be available for a few more hours. Earlier this week, the band made a shirt celebrating the fact that gay people could get married nationwide. The simple shirt design was […]

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Courtney Love attacked, held hostage by cabbies in Paris

Posted by on June 25, 2015

Uber is catching on around the world as people come to realize that traditional cabs are expensive and sometimes dirty. However, that’s not going over that well with taxi drivers, especially not in Europe, where taxi workers have been using blockades to picket the service. Courtney Love found that out the hard way earlier today […]

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The 2016 Presidential candidates as black metal bands

Posted by on June 24, 2015

Christophe Szpajdel is one of the most renowned logo designers in the world, having made logos for the likes of Emperor, Old Man’s Child, Nachtmystium and Moonspell. In his mid-40s now, the UK artist has been designing band logos since the ’80s. While his design work won’t automatically make a band more interesting, blog Fastcodesign […]

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Philip Labonte kind of defends Caitlyn Jenner

Posted by on June 3, 2015

In case you’ve been living under a rock or somewhere away from the internet, this month’s issue of Vanity Fair has a special woman on the cover. Namely, Caitlyn Jenner, who for most of her life has been known as Bruce Jenner, ’70s Olympic athlete and patriarch of the Kardashian family.  Her decision to come out as […]

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