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Tag Archives: Brian Posehn

Danzig Is No Fun Fun Fun; Gets Unplugged After 45 Minute Delay As Organizers Reveal His Tardiness

Posted by on November 7, 2011

Danzig has made a lot of fans happy by performing his “Legacy” set, which includes career spanning sets of Danzig, Samhain and Misfits material with original members. In fact, fans in Chicago were treated to a surprise guest. Fans waiting to see Danzig at the Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas, though, didn’t have […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Slayer Items Not Directly Related To Slayer

Posted by on August 8, 2011

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. It’s a fact: Slayer is simply awesome! Thanks to classic albums like Reign In Blood, South Of Heaven, and Seasons Of The Abyss, Slayer have remained one of the most influential metal bands for the past three decades. Slayer […]

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Don Jamieson Discusses The Comedy Movement In Metal

Posted by on June 22, 2011

What gave it away that Don Jamieson was a metal head? Was it the fact that his debut stand-up album Live And Hilarious was released by Metal Blade Records? Was it that you’ve seen him perform with his acoustic death metal group Gunfire N Sodomy? Well, if you’re like most people, then you probably knew […]

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Flashback Friday: Remember Sam Kinison?

Posted by on October 29, 2010

It seems like nowadays, there are plenty of comedians tied in with music. In particular, Brian Posehn, Big Jay Oakerson, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine are pretty closely associated with the metal scene. That wasn’t the case 20 years ago, until Sam Kinison brought a metal sensibility to his comedy. In addition to his wired […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/30: Week Of The Solos

Posted by on June 30, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Not surprisingly, Ozzy Osbourne scores the highest rock related debut this week. Though the Price of Darkness’s new album is arguably his best in a long time, Scream sold just a little less than […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/10: Lamb Of God Have A Nice Box

Posted by on June 9, 2010

Unless you’re Jack Johnson or on a TV show about glee clubs, it was a pretty weak week for music sales once again. On the plus side, Lamb of God have the biggest metal debut of the week, and that’s not counting the 20 or so super deluxe box sets they sold. And next week, […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/3: A Good Omen For Soulfly

Posted by on June 3, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The top 10 this week looks a lot like last week except with Stone Temple Pilots’ first album in almost a decade coming in at #2. With the #1 album having sold only 63,000, […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/26: Exodus In Good Condition

Posted by on May 26, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s an indie rock kinda week on Billboard’s charts, as Black Keys, Band of Horses, and LCD Soundsystem debut inside the top ten. As far as metal, you’ve got to go all the way […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/19: As I Lay Dying Continue Their Rise

Posted by on May 19, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As I Lay Dying have released what many are calling their best album yet. While The Powerless Rise might be their best album, it’s not their highest-debuting, as An Ocean Between Us notched a #8 debut […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/12: Deftones Eye Up Sales

Posted by on May 12, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. You’ve gotta hand it to Deftones. Not only did they create one of the best albums of their career with Diamond Eyes, they also got the word out to 62,000 of their fans to […]

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