Tag Archives: Metalocalypse

Is Metalocalypse returning as MetalocalypseNow?

Posted by on October 2, 2015

It appears that a mysterious website by the name of MetalocalypseNow has popped up on the internet, with a countdown clock set to hit 00:00:00:00 on Thursday, October 8th at 1:45pm EST. Going by the name in the linked Facebook URL, “Metalocalypse The Final Chapter,” it seems pretty obvious that we are getting something. To […]

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Brendon Small wants you to save Metalocalypse

Posted by on September 9, 2015

Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse started off so amazing, and ended – well, actually, it hasn’t ended yet. Earlier this year, co-creator Brendon Small let the world know via Twitter that the network had pulled the plug on the series, even though there was a fifth season that he had planned. It’s been three years since we’ve seen […]

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Metalocalypse creator Brendon Small on Nicki Minaj video: ‘They seem to be confused about art’

Posted by on November 12, 2014

If you pay attention to pop culture, you might be aware that Nicki Minaj (perhaps best known in the metal world for sampling Joe Satriani) has a new lyric video out that’s caused some controversy. The song “Only” has been accused of using Nazi imagery in the video, and with good cause, because there’s a lot […]

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New Adult Swim singles coming from a reunited Sleep, Deafheaven, Mastodon and more

Posted by on June 2, 2014

Adult Swim has always had a great relationship with metal. From the Aqua Teen Hunger Force soundtrack to Metalocalypse, the Cartoon Network’s animation block has represented extreme music on TV better than most cable channels. Aside from that, they’ve had their singles series for the past several years. Each week for 16 weeks, AS release […]

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Interview: upping the dosage with Nashville Pussy’s Ruyter Suys

Posted by on January 21, 2014

In the five years between their last album, From Hell to Texas, and Up the Dosage, out today on SPV, Nashville Pussy have kept busy, with band co-founders and husband and wife guitarists Ruyter Suys and Blaine Cartwright continuing to run their own label, Slinging Pig. The band recruited a new, female bass player, Bonnie Buitrago, during the gap between the two albums, keeping […]

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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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Avenged Sevenfold unveils animated series online

Posted by on December 16, 2013

If you’re a fan of Avenged Sevenfold and/or animation, then today’s a great day for you. The first six episodes of their animated series Hail to the King have landed online. All set to Avenged Sevenfold’s music, the episodes run between two and three minutes in length and are about the origin of Overkill Avenged Sevenfold’s logo, […]

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Metal Insider Contributor Zach Shaw’s Top 10 of 2013

Posted by on December 9, 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, we’ve been giving the site over to artists to let us know what they’ve been listening to. You can check out part 1 here, part 2 here, part 3 here, and part 4 here, with more coming. However, we also want to let you know what got us going this year. So […]

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Dethklok streaming their Klok Opera in its entirety

Posted by on October 29, 2013

Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem A Klok Opera premiered on Adult Swim this past Sunday night, and the soundtrack is out today. However, now you can stream Dethklok’s entire Klok Opera online. Yahoo Music is streaming the soundtrack in its entirety. And like the first new track “Blazing Star,” the entire album is pretty epic. Some moments […]

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Dethklok’s Brendon Small to host AMA today

Posted by on October 23, 2013

Brendon Small will be hosting an AMA on Reddit later today. You can head over to the front page of the internet at 6:00 eastern to ask questions about this Sunday’s Metalocalypse: the Doomstar Requiem a Klok Opera if you’re so inclined.

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