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Tag Archives: NOFX

Metal Insider’s Top 10 Shocking Moments of 2018

Posted by on December 31, 2018

2018 has been one strange year filled with conspiracies, farewell tours, and a few bold statements. While we’ve shared a few of our favorite concerts, as well as Bram’s, Zach’s, Matt’s, Jeff’s, Josh’s, Joe’s, and Zenae’s favorite metal albums of 2018; it’s now time to reveal our top ten shocking moments of the year, which […]

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NOFX’s Fat Mike says all US shows cancelled after Las Vegas Shooting comments

Posted by on June 21, 2018

Last month, NOFX took their unapologetic humor too far by making a joke about the Las Vegas shooting when they performed at the Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival in Las Vegas, NV on May 27th. Many didn’t find their comedic act funny as in reality, it was offensive and controversial. The group have since […]

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NOFX share formal apology for joking about Las Vegas shooting

Posted by on June 4, 2018

NOFX is known for their dark humor. However, last week they went too far as they made a joke about the Las Vegas shooting. The group have been rather silent since aside from sharing a brief apology as well as getting pulled from last weekend’s Camp Punk In Drublic festival. After being quiet for a […]

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NOFX and Me First and the Gimme Gimmes pulled from ‘Camp Punk In Drublic’ festival

Posted by on May 31, 2018

While we are still waiting for a formal statement from NOFX, the band as well as Me First And the Gimme Gimmes (featuring Fat Mike) will no longer be performing at the Camp Punk In Drublic festival that is scheduled to kick off this weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Descendents are now replacing NOFX’s place on […]

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Stone Brewing Co. cut ties with NOFX after they joke about Las Vegas shooting

Posted by on May 31, 2018

Comedy and punk rock go hand in hand. Many a snotty punk rock band’s lyrics or onstage demeanor are steeped in having senses of humor. But how far is too far? Maybe entertainers should think a bit before saying something that could ruin their career. We’ve already seen Roseanne Barr essentially kiss her career goodbye […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 7th – Swarm

Posted by on October 7, 2016

We enter October with one of the most anticipated releases of the year. I realize that I’ve been opening these articles with some variation on that phrase quite a bit over the past month, but each time its use has been incredibly justified, and this week is no different. Truth be told, this album has […]

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Amnesia Rockfest announces lineup for 2016 as Cavaleras battle

Posted by on March 24, 2016

Canada may not be on the same level as Europe when it comes about rock and metal festivals but they are working their way there with massive festivals across their maple-y country. Amnesia Rockfest is one of the biggest festivals our northern neighbors have and, aside from being the set of cheesy porn videos, they […]

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Heavy Montreal lineup unveiled, Summer Slaughter to join it

Posted by on March 10, 2015

We’d already known that Slipknot and Faith No More were playing the Heavy Montreal Festival (aka, the best reason to go to Canada other than the exchange rate).  But yesterday, the Fest released the full lineup, and it’s ridiculous. Korn will be performing their debut album in full. Meshuggah is playing, as are Gojira and […]

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NOFX fan gets revenge on Fat Mike, kind of

Posted by on November 10, 2014

Last week, an overzealous fan in Melbourne jumped onstage at a NOFX concert and embraced singer Fat Mike, who promptly knocked him down and kicked him in the head. The fan not only apologized via Twitter, but thanked him for assaulting him via Twitter, claiming he was a bit drunk. Fat Mike responded saying that […]

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Here’s another reason not to stage dive, courtesy of NOFX

Posted by on November 6, 2014

There are several reasons why you shouldn’t try to get onstage and/or stage dive at a show. One is that artists might not want to be approached, and you couldn’t blame them, given Dimebag Darrell’s death or Randy Blythe’s lawsuit due to a stage-diving fan. Another reason is that you might get kicked in the […]

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