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Here in the Throwdown section you can find all the latest in gossip and news within the hard rock and heavy metal genres and community.

IRON MAIDEN Fan Principal Keeps Job Despite Parents Petitioning For Her Removal

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The National Post reports that IRON MAIDEN loving high school principal Sharon Burns will be allowed to keep her job after a public parental...

TOM MORELLO On Friendship With TED NUGENT: “I Reserve The Right To Be Friends...

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RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE's Tom Morello has defended his friendship with the "motor-city madman" Ted Nugent. Morello tells NME: "I reserve the right to be...

STAIND’s AARON LEWIS Has Crowd Chanting ‘F*** JOE BIDEN’ At Recent Show

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STAIND frontman Aaron Lewis urged the crowd at his recent concert in Pennsylvania to chant "Fuck Joe Biden". Lewis, who is also a solo country...

U.K. Airbnb Refuses To Allow Metal Fan To Rent Property Due To Musical Taste

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It seems a metal fan going by the name of Kayleigh was recently denied accommodation by an Airbnb host based in Bristol, UK due...

An Arrest Warrant Has Been Issued For MARILYN MANSON For Two Counts Of Misdemeanor...

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Yesterday (Tuesday, May 25), the Gilford Police Department announced that they have an active arrest warrant for Marilyn Manson (real name Brian Warner), for...

ALL THAT REMAINS Singer PHIL LABONTE Warns Of ‘Authoritarian Takeover Of U.S. Government’

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ALL THAT REMAINS singer Phil Labonte made a recent appearance on "The Chad Prather Show", which airs through conservative media group Blaze Media, and...

MÖTLEY CRÜE’s NIKKI SIXX Calls PEARL JAM ‘One Of The Most Boring Bands In...

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Nikki Sixx says PEARL JAM are "one of the most boring bands in history" after singer Eddie Vedder revealed in a recent interview that...

BUTCHER BABIES singer Heidi Sheppard comments on OTEP SHAMAYA feud

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BUTCHER BABIES singer Heidi Shepherd has fired back at Otep Shamaya over comments the OTEP frontwoman made about her band. Back in February 2017, Otep...

Ex-CANNIBAL CORPSE Frontman CHRIS BARNES Slams KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN For Wearing Band Shirt

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Former CANNIBAL CORPSE frontman Chris Barnes has very few words for Kourtney Kardashian after the reality TV star was photographed recently wearing one of...

Ex METALLICA Bassist JASON NEWSTED Admits He Was “F**king Livid” When He First Heard...

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Former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted admits he was “fucking livid” when he first heard the band's '…And Justice For All' album and discovered that...

VINCE NEIL Doing A ‘Revolutionary’ Fat-Burning Treatment To Slim Down For MÖTLEY CRÜE Tour

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Vince Neil is doing is best to get in shape for MÖTLEY CRÜE's upcoming "The Stadium Tour". Vince has revealed that he is using Emsculpt...

KEITH BUCKLEY Releases Statement, Calls EVERY TIME I DIE Break Up “Inevitable”

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EVERY TIME I DIE singer has Keith Buckley has issued a statement, via social media, offering an explanation of what exactly happened, in his...

New York City Will Now Require Proof Of Vaccination To Attend Live Shows

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If you're planning on hitting a concert in New York City anytime soon, you will have to prove that you're fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Mayor...

DEE SNIDER On GENE SIMMONS Saying ‘Rock Is Dead’: “I Wish He Would Just...

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Remember when a few years ago, KISS bassist/singer Gene Simmons told Esquire magazine that "rock did not die of old age. It was murdered....

Guitarist MARC RIZZO Confirms His Departure From SOULFLY To Focus On Solo Projects

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Guitarist Marc Rizzo has confirmed his departure from SOULFLY so that he can focus on his solo projects. Although Rizzo's exit from SOULFLY was never...

COURTNEY LOVE Apologizes After Tirade Against DAVE GROHL And TRENT REZNOR

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Courtney Love has issued an apology via her Instagram Story after posting and then deleting a tirade that lashed out at FOO FIGHTERS frontman...

WOLFGANG VAN HALEN Slams Fans Questioning WVH Initials: “Last I Checked It Was My...

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MAMMOTH WVH frontman Wolfgang Van Halen hasn't been a stranger to going head to head with disgruntled VAN HALEN fans online. Wolfgang previously shut down...

FAILURE Pull All Their Music From SPOTIFY

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FAILURE have pulled their music catalog from Spotify amidst the ongoing controversy over artist royalties and false information relating to COVID-19. FAILURE are the latest...

Former DEFTONES Bassist SERGIO VEGA Says His Split With The Band ‘Was Never About...

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Former DEFTONES bassist Sergio Vega recently sat down with "The Jasta Show" and discussed his recent departure from the band. Vega confirmed his split with...

TED NUGENT Says TOMMY LEE Is ‘A Convicted Felon, Domestic Violence Heroin Addict’

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In a new interview with the Blunt Force Truth Podcast, The 'Motor City Madman' himself, Ted Nugent, spoke about his recent appearance on Sammy...

AS I LAY DYING Drummer JORDAN MANCINO To Sit Out Of Tour Due To...

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AS I LAY DYING drummer Jordan Mancino has announced that he will be sitting out for the band's upcoming run of dates due to...

VIDEO: FALLING IN REVERSE Singer RONNIE RADKE Loses It On Audience Member With A...

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FALLING IN REVERSE singer Ronnie Radke lost it on a front row concert goer this past weekend at the 'Blue Ridge Rock Festival' for...

SEBASTIAN BACH Says To STAIND’s AARON LEWIS: ‘F**k You And Your Band’

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Sebastian Bach has slammed STAIND frontman Aaron Lewis after he urged fans at a recent show in Pennsylvania to chant "Fuck Joe Biden". Late last...

SEBASTIAN BACH Calls Out CHRIS JERICHO For “Sucking At Singing”

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Ok, so you certainly can't deny the fact that one-time SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has got some killer pipes. I mean, say what...

DISTURBED’s DAVID DRAIMAN Reminds Artists That Streaming Services Like SPOTIFY “Saved Music”

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DISTURBED singer David Draiman is a firm believer that streaming services "saved" the music industry. Draiman shared his opinion via Twitter yesterday (February 9) after...

FIELDY Announces He Is Taking A Hiatus From KORN

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KORN bassist Fieldy has announced that he’ll be taking a hiatus from the band. In a post shared earlier today (June 21) Fieldy mentioned...

A Petition Has Been Launched to Remove MARILYN MANSON’s ‘Heart-Shaped Glasses’ Video From YouTube

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A petition has begun to circulate via Change.org requesting the removal of Marilyn Manson's music video for his song "Heart-Shaped Glasses" from YouTube. As reported...

DAVID ELLEFSON No Longer A Member Of MEGADETH

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Effective immediately, David Ellefson is no longer the bass player for MEGADETH.  Earlier today, MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine posted the following message to the...

SOULFLY’s MAX CAVALERA Says MARC RIZZO Was Actually Fired From The Band

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SOULFLY frontman Max Cavalera says that the band's guitarist, Marc Rizzo, was actually fired from the group "due to personal reasons." Max addressed Rizzo's departure...

MACHINE GUN KELLY Says The Rock Genre “Needed A Defibrillator”

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Machine Gun Kelly has said that rock music "needed a defibrillator" and claims that he played a part in reviving the genre. In a new...
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