GWAR guitarist diagnosed with Myelofibrosis – appeal launched

Sad news from Camp GWAR as news reaches is that guitarist Michael Derks - better known as BälSäc the Jaws of Death - has been diagnosed with myelofibrosis. The band and friends of Michael have started a GoFundMe campaign to help his ongoing medical expenses and also to raise awareness of this condition and how you … Continue reading GWAR guitarist diagnosed with Myelofibrosis – appeal launched

The weirdest metal band merchandise

Forget your tour t-shirts, badges, and patches; those things are for the marketing lightweights of the metal world. No, if a band really wants to cash in on their five minutes of fame, the only course is to stick the band name on any manner of weird merchandise. And while it’s not quite so common … Continue reading The weirdest metal band merchandise

Video Roundup: Straight To Video, GWAR, We Came As Romans, Gina And The Eastern Block, Small Town Titans, Peur

Friday - so unless you're working the weekend (sorry and thank you if you are), it's time to let your hair down. For those of you unlike myself who still have some... Straight To Video - "Pet Sematary" Rob Lane is one third of Ryan Hamilton and the Traitors (one of the ones who's not … Continue reading Video Roundup: Straight To Video, GWAR, We Came As Romans, Gina And The Eastern Block, Small Town Titans, Peur

Video Roundup: GWAR, Jackknife Seizure, Foo Fighters, Shaded, Bowling For Soup, The Cadillac Three

More videos than you can shake any type of stick at today. You've no idea how hard it was to narrow it down to half a dozen... GWAR - "Fuck This Place" How could we not lead with the new video from rampaging space aliens (and shareholders in every latex and stage blood manufacturer on … Continue reading Video Roundup: GWAR, Jackknife Seizure, Foo Fighters, Shaded, Bowling For Soup, The Cadillac Three

Book Review – Towers Two by Dave Brockie (with Jobe Bittman)

We reported on this release a couple of weeks ago and the publishers were kind enough to send us a copy for review. As ever, it's taken some time for me to find the time to plough through, but I've finally done so which means I can detail a little about this depraved, gore-ridden, violent … Continue reading Book Review – Towers Two by Dave Brockie (with Jobe Bittman)

Dave Brockie co-written roleplaying game out now

Tabletop RPG (Role Playing Game) Book Towers Two, the final writing project in which the late Dave Brockie (GWAR) was involved, has been published by Lamentations of the Flame Princess.  The 112-page, full color A5-size hardcover book will be available in game stores in April and can be ordered now through the LOTFP store. Co-writers Dave … Continue reading Dave Brockie co-written roleplaying game out now