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On California Deathfest, Thought Policing and Tiny Mustaches

The California Deathfest (run by the people behind the Maryland Deathfest) recently dropped the band Disma from the upcoming edition of the festival, apparently due to allegations...

The Halo Effect, Celebrities and Us (or STFU Corey Taylor)

One of the many cognitive biases that affects our feeble human minds is “the halo effect.” In a nutshell, it’s a mental shortcut through...

On Marketing and the Commercialization of Metal

If you’re a sports fan, you’re probably familiar with sports stars being little more than walking billboards. They are often parties to extremely lucrative...

The Gentrification of Music Festivals

Music festivals, often seen as places of liberty and rebellion, are becoming a place for glamour and VIP experiences

Who Cares About Original Members?

Recently Dee Snider came under some criticism for taking a jab (on Twitter, the 21st Century’s favorite platform to discuss inane bullshit) at Douglas...

Censorship is Alive and Well in Spain

Governments love terrorism and catastrophes. Although individually politicians might sympathize with the victims, on a governmental level they love to exploit these opportunities to...

Ticket Scalpers Are A Threat To Live Music

As you all know, ACDC is currently touring. Many see this as the last chance to see this legendary band live, since it’s likely...

Crocodile Tears Over Charlie

Although the bodies of the 12 victims of the savage attack against the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo are still warm, it seems to be...

These Cartoons Will Get Us Killed, Apparently

As all of you probably know, the french satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo was the target of a terrorist attack. A group of Islamist terrorist...

Social Justice Warriors… in Metal?

Being a gold medalist in the Oppression Olympics seems to be the biggest goal for some people. For many, growing up in a privileged...

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