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GWAR Guitarist Found Dead

GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus) has released the following statement to MetalSucks: "It is with a sense of profound loss and tragedy that the members of GWAR must announce the passing of their longtime guitarist and beloved friend Cory Smoot, also known to thousands of metal fans worldwide as Flattus Maximus. ...

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GWAR Frontman To Star In 'Jesus, The Total Douchebag'

GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus will play "Satan" in a movie titled "Jesus, The Total Douchebag", which is set to come out on DVD in February 21, 2012. Video footage of Oderus talking about his involvement in the film can be seen below. GWAR was the musical guest on the October 27 edition of "Late Night ...

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GWAR Frontman Talks Sports In New Video Interview

The Score television network a Canadian specialty television service providing sports, news, information, highlights and live event programming, available across Canada recently conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus. You can now watch the chat below. Bassist Casey Orr (a.k.a. Beefcake The Mighty) recently announced his departure from GWAR. He explained in a statement ...

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GWAR To Perform On 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon'

GWAR will be the musical guest on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on Thursday, October 27. The show airs on NBC at 12:30 ET/PT and 11:30 CT. "We are overjoyed that Jimmy had the good sense to invite us back as we had planned to return anyway," stated GWAR lead singer Oderus Urungus. "Now Fallon ...

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GWAR: Last-Minute GWAR-B-Q Venue Change

The intergalactic metal maniacs of GWAR have announced a venue change for this year's epic edition of GWAR-B-Q, the band's annual festival of musical mayhem, bloodsport, scorched flesh and all-around debauchery. The event will now be held on Saturday, September 17 at Richmond, Virginia's beautiful National Theater. Henrico County would not issue the proper licenses ...

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GWAR Frontman Featured In New Original Series On FEARnet

GWAR frontman and lead throat thing Oderus Urungus has just been confirmed to be a featured cast member on FEARnet's first original series, "Holliston". Oderus Urungus joins TWISTED SISTER's Dee Snider as well as stars Adam Green and Joe Lynch on the offbeat multicamera buddy comedy series created by Green. Described as "Big Bang Theory" ...

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Creators Of GWAR Complete Work On 'Blood Vomits' Animated Short

In news sure to titillate all of the surface-dwellers that contributed to Slave Pit's first venture into the world of "Kickstarter" crowd-funding, Slave Pit today announced the completion of "Blood Vomits - A Very Good Man", and scheduled the animated short to debut on GWAR lead singer's Oderus' upcoming Crack-a-Thon, his annual web-based fund-losing drive, ...

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LAMB OF GOD Frontman To Appear At 'GWAR-B-Q'

The sickest party ever just got even sicker as Slave Pit Inc. and Metal Blade Records announced new details of the upcoming GWAR-B-Q. Joining the festivities will be none other than Metal Blade recording artist and VH1 Classic "That Metal Show" co-host, comedian Don Jamieson, who will be performing a stand-up set on the main ...

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GWAR Announces 'Return Of The World Maggot' Fall Tour

After successfully decimating Europe this summer with multiple festival appearances and headlining shows, your lords and masters the almighty GWAR have awoken from their arctic slumber to once again create utter devastation in North America this fall. The tour kicks off October 18 at in Charlotte, North Carolina and will wrap on November 27 in ...

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Final GWAR-B-Q Lineup Announced

Metal Blade Records and Slave Pit Inc. are once again teaming up to put on the wildest party of this or any other summer...the 2011 GWAR B-Q is on for September 17 at Hadad's Lake in Richmond, Virginia, featuring two full stages of rock before the final, climactic performance from the mighty GWAR. And this ...

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GWAR Frontman 'Canned' From FOX NEWS' 'Red Eye' Show

According to Mxdwn.com, GWAR lead singer Oderus Urungus who last year was named the official "Interplanetary Correspondent" for the "Red Eye" late-night/early-morning talk show on the Fox News channel is no longer able to appear on the program because of negative backlash from right-wing conservatives. GWAR has been decapitating replicas of politicians during ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: 'Deconstruction', 'Ghost' First-Week Sales, Chart Positions

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) released "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" the third and fourth in a series of albums to be made available under DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT moniker on June 21 (one day earlier internationally) via InsideOut Music. First-week sales and chart positions in the U.S.: ...

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GWAR Frontman Interviewed By 'The Metalheadz' (Video)

"The Metalheadz" presenter Steve Dwight conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus at this year's edition of the Download festival, which was held June 10-12, 2011 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, the second annual GWAR-B-Q has been pushed back to September 17 ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: Entire 'Deconstruction', 'Ghost' Albums Available For Streaming

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) will release "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" the third and fourth in a series of albums to be made available under DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT moniker on June 21 (one day earlier internationally) via InsideOut Music. Both CDs are now available for streaming ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Schedules Vancouver In-Store Appearance

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) will take part in a meet-and-greet at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada's Scrape Records, located at 323 East Broadway, at midnight on June 20 (technically early morning June 21) to welcome the releases of his "Ghost" and "Deconstruction" albums. For more ...

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'The Blood Vomits', New Animated Comedy Series From Creators Of GWAR, Begins Shooting

Fresh from successfully securing a production budget using the Kickstarter crowd-funding website, Slave Pit Inc., the production company behind intergalactic shock-rockers GWAR, has begun work on the new episode of their original animated puppet-comedy show "The Blood Vomits". Shooting is expected to wrap before GWAR leaves for Europe on the latest leg of its "Bloody ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: Free Download Of Two New Songs Available

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) will release "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" the third and fourth in a series of albums to be made available under DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT moniker on June 21 (one day earlier internationally) via InsideOut Music. "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" will complete his tetralogy ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: More 'Deconstruction', 'Ghost' Details Revealed

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) will release "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" the third and fourth in a series of albums to be made available under DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT moniker on June 21 (one day earlier internationally) via InsideOut Music. "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" will complete his tetralogy ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Interviewed In Paris (Video)

Metal Sickness conducted an interview with Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) on April 8, 2011 in Paris, France . You can now watch the chat below . Devin Townsend will release "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" — the third and fourth in a series of ...

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INFERNAEON Parts Ways With Vocalist BRIAN WERNER

Florida-based blackened death metal warriors INFERNAEON have announced the departure of vocalist Brian Werner. Commented the band: "After much forethought, INFERNAEON has decided to part ways with our singer Brian Werner. He was planning on leaving the band after our appearance at the Babylon Rising festival in Puerto Rico, and it was decided afterwards that ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: 'Deconstruction' Artwork Unveiled

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) will release "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" — the third and fourth in a series of albums to be made available under DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT moniker — on June 21 (one day earlier internationally) via InsideOut Music. "Deconstruction" and "Ghost" will complete ...

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