Ex UFC legend and major metal fan Josh Barnett has announced the “World’s Most Metal Wrestling Event’ – BLOODSPORT! On 13th and 20th February respectively, within the bare bricks of an undisclosed Los Angeles location, ex-UFC heavyweight champion, Josh Barnett presents the latest in his series of the hardest hitting events in professional wrestling, BLOODSPORT 4 and 5. Participants were hand-picked by The Warmaster to test their mettle against the world’s best fighters, including Rock Romero (NJPW), Jeff Cobb (NJPW), Chris Dickinson (NJPW) and son of the legendary British Bulldog, Davey Boy Smith Jr. Watch the trailer for the two events now!
Finn McKenty, The Punk Rock MBA is at It again with another video in which he examines the video Venn diagram of music, culture, marketing and success of Metalcore and Deathcore. In addition to Emmure, Bring Me The Horizon, and Attila, he also looks at how Emmure sounds like newer Meshuggah and also has a penchant for songs about fellatio, marketing and promotion, BMTH’s changes over the years, Attila and their leader Fronz being the classic wrestling “heel” band (specifically “Chael Sonnen of metal”), and more! Continue reading
Puscifer, in conjunction with The A.V. Club, has released a hilarious animated video for their song ‘The Arsonist’. You can watch the video below:Continue reading
Video interviews and news about bands just got a whole lot louder. Louder Noise, a brand new source for content about the bands you care about is launching August 7th. Check them out at http://www.loudernoisetv.com Offering up stories on current events, lifestyle videos, rock and metal history and other types of programming coming from a who’s who of rock, punk, metal, indie rock, celebrities, MMA stars, WWE wrestling and more.
Some samples of great Louder Noise videos :
Kerry King explains his comments about Mayhem Festival:
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Keenan in his post:
Didn’t want to freak anyone out, wanted to wait until out of the woods. Years of foot stomping left me with no cushion in my right hip. Full replacement yesterday. Walking today. 12 weeks, back on the mat to work towards that Brown Belt. OSS. #weshallovercome #bjjforlife @teamvaghi @henrydynamixmma @chieflimao @carinaround
He offered no update on if his surgery will slow the work on the long-awaited new Tool album or the ongoing work on a new Puscifer album, begun earlier this year. Keenan, who holds the rank of purple belt in Brazillian Jujitsu, has been famously stealth-like about his personal life throughout his career. He has however, been a heavy user of social media since forming Puscifer, posting often on Twitter and Instagram from his Puscifer accounts.