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Remember When: Korn solved the mystery behind Pirate Ghosts on ‘South Park’?

Posted by on July 29, 2016

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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‘Workaholics’ season ends with Pig Destroyer-scored killing spree

Posted by on April 18, 2014

We’re already aware that someone on the Workaholics writing staff likes metal thanks to the Pantera and Dimebag Darrell reference that the show’s Blake made earlier this season. The season finale aired earlier this week and proved that one metal reference wasn’t a fluke. If you’re squeamish, you might not want to watch this, but the […]

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Babymetal discussed on Comedy Central’s @midnight

Posted by on March 14, 2014

The Babymetal takeover continues. Last night on Comedy Central’s @midnight, the group was discussed in a category dubbed “Twisted Baby Sister”. If you’re unfamiliar with @midnight, it’s an improv comedy panel game based on stuff from the internet and hosted by Chris Hardwick. Of course, if you’ve been anywhere on the internet in the past […]

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Blake from ‘Workaholics’ is a Pantera fan

Posted by on March 7, 2014

This might not be as surprising as St. Vincent’s love for metal, but it’s still pretty cool. This past Wednesday on Comedy Central’s Workaholics, Blake Anderson took some time to (unsuccessfully) educate kids about Pantera and Dimebag Darrell (not to mention chicks in bikinis and weed) in a scene that can be viewed in the short […]

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The video for Nick Kroll’s ’80s hair metal band Sloppy Secondz is glorious

Posted by on February 7, 2014

The 80s hair metal scene was a weird time man. Nick Kroll is aware of this and put together a perfect spoof of it on this week’s episode of Kroll Show. The setup for the sketch is Kroll portraying Nash Rickey (who looks like the ungodly offspring of Bret Michaels and Vince Neil), the lead […]

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According to South Park, Van Halen symbolize World Peace

Posted by on November 7, 2013

South Park helped prove that Slash doesn’t really exist, showed Ozzy eating the head of a child, made Dio play a school dance, declared Slayer as the ultimate hippie-detractor, and had Rush play for a mourning Canada. Now the beloved cartoon has helped display another heavy act in a new light: Van Halen as the […]

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Rob Zombie Branches Out Into Comedy

Posted by on January 5, 2012

Jokes.com Tom Papa – MyFace comedians.comedycentral.com Tom Papa Comedians Stand-Up And we’re not talking about Educated Horses. Zombie recently helmed his first stand-up special, Tom Papa: Live In New York City, which will have it’s World Premiere on Comedy Central this coming Sunday (8) at 10pm ET/PT. From the look of the attached clip, there’s no […]

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Video: Slash Joins Charlie Sheen On His Crazy Train

Posted by on September 13, 2011

The Roast of Charlie Sheen Mon, Sept 19 10/9c Preview – Charlie’s Entrance www.comedycentral.com Comedy Central Funny TV Shows Roast of Charlie Sheen As you may know, Comedy Central has been using Ozzy Osbourne’s “Crazy Train” in their marketing for Charlie Sheen’s upcoming Roast. And last week, it was revealed that Slash would be in […]

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Video: ‘Crazy Train’ Used In Commerical For Charlie Sheen’s Roast

Posted by on September 2, 2011

There’s really little need for explanation here. But in case you didn’t know, Charlie Sheen is about to get roasted on Comedy Central. To market the Roast, which airs on September 19, Comedy Central is using the Ozzy Osbourne classic “Crazy Train” in their commercials. Get it? Because Charlie Sheen is crazy! Though it just […]

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Did Tosh.0’s ‘Metal’ Web Redemption Go Too Far?

Posted by on June 22, 2011

  Tosh.0 Tags: Tosh.0 Videos,Daniel Tosh,Web Redemption During last night’s episode of Comedy Central’s Tosh.0, comedian/host Daniel Tosh gave a “Web Redemption” to the stars of “The Heavy Metal Club” video. The original YouTube video featured teenage members of a heavy metal club (based in Seattle) performing a metal medley for unamused group of elementary […]

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