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Tag Archives: Brian Posehn

Scott Ian steps in to Gibson’s ‘Guitar Shop’ with Brendon Small, Brian Posehn, Marc Maron

Posted by on January 27, 2017

Not content with their Les Paul being the guitar of choice for many a metal musician, Gibson has launched a web series, “Four Guys at a Guitar Shop.” They’ve enlisted comedians and musicians to be those four guys, with Marc Maron, Brian Posehn, Brendon Small and John Ennis the four guys in question. It seems […]

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Brian Posehn sings “Carol of the Bells”, wears multiple ugly sweaters

Posted by on December 18, 2015

Sure, seeing Henry Rollins singing “Carol of the Bells” with Stephen Colbert was great and you should love it but have you seen comedian Brian Posehn’s version? Take a look at the video above he did for Nerdist.com and grasp the beauty of his deep voice combined with him wearing multiple ugly Christmas sweaters. Taking […]

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Brian Posehn names guests for metal album

Posted by on December 9, 2015

Comedian, actor and former stoner Brian Posehn has a new film, Uncle Nick, coming out, but as many metal fans, he also has another album coming out. Unlike his first several albums, which contained several songs at the end (like “Metal by Numbers,” a name we stole for our column), he’s been talking about putting […]

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Brian Posehn, Tool, Melvins members cameo in Off! video

Posted by on April 16, 2014

We did Nazi this coming! Dave Foley and Brian Posehn star in OFF!’s new video for “Red White and Black.” They play Nazi-like fascists that are playing a show at a white power rally that’s interrupted by black bikers. It’s a nicely-shot video full of comic violence, but the real fun is to watch the […]

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Corey Taylor to be roasted in third annual Rock & Roll Roast Comedy Series

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Ripping on people, especially famous people, can be funny as hell. And that’s how things are going to start for Rock On The Range in Ohio this May. Corey Taylor will be the subject of ridicule at the Monster Energy Roast On The Range, the third entry in Revolver and Guitar World’s Rock & Roll Roast […]

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Scott Ian on new Anthrax: “more brutal with crazier riffs”

Posted by on January 9, 2014

Given what a near-constant presence Scott Ian has had as a talking head on VH1, it’s a bit surprising he’s never done a spoken word tour in America before. That’s about to change, as his “Speaking Words” tour will begin next month (see dates below). We caught up with the longtime Anthrax rhythm guitarist to […]

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Brian Posehn, Brendon Small, Corey Taylor, Scott Ian covering ‘What Does the Fox Say?’

Posted by on December 18, 2013

Earlier this year when we caught up with Brian Posehn, he told us that he would be working on an album for Megaforce Records along with Anthrax rhythm guitarist Scott Ian. In addition to covers of Riot’s “Swords and Tequila” and a-ha’s “Take On Me,” we apparently know one other song that will be on […]

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Scott Ian gives Anthrax update

Posted by on October 30, 2013

Anthrax rhythm guitarist Scott Ian has relaunched his personal web site, and is going to start making weekly updates to it. In this installment, the first thing he brings up is the fact that the Jonas Brothers broke up. Realizing that people might actually want to continue reading, he also gave a musical update, including […]

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Brian Posehn’s Top 5: Favorite Bands

Posted by on July 22, 2013

Comedian Brian Posehn is a well-known metalhead. Hell, if the fact he released two albums via Relapse Records wasn’t enough, he also working on a metal comedy album with Scott Ian of Anthrax! So considering how big of a presence metal has in Posehn’s life, we thought we’d ask him what five bands had the […]

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Interview: The ‘Fartist’ Currently Known As Brian Posehn

Posted by on July 12, 2013

Already a successful comedian and actor before his first album was released, Brian Posehn embraced his status as a metal comedian by signing with Relapse Records, who released Live In: Nerd Rage and Fart and Weiner Jokes. While he switched to New Wave Dynamics for his current DVD, The Fartist, he’s far from renouncing metal. We caught up […]

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