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Intreview: GWAR’s Blothar Talks GWAR-B-Q

Intreview: GWAR’s Blothar Talks GWAR-B-Q

We’ve finally hit the heat of summer and you know what that means–GWAR-B-Q! With the event just over a week away, we caught up with Blothar to see what the scumdogs should know about the upcoming festival. For more on GWAR-B-Q and to get tickets, visit their website. REVOLVER GWAR is celebrating their 30th Birthday […]

GWAR to Release New Book, ‘Let There be GWAR’

GWAR to Release New Book, ‘Let There be GWAR’

GWAR have announced that they will be releasing a new book, ‘Let There be GWAR.’ The book, compiled by Bob Gorman and Roger Gastman, will be a compilation of photos, concepts, and first-hand accounts with the band that covers their beginnings in the 1980s in Richmond, Virginia, all the way to the 1990s and 2000s. […]

GWAR Announces “30 Years of Total World Domination Tour”

GWAR Announces “30 Years of Total World Domination Tour”

GWAR has announced their “30 Years of Total World Domination Tour.” Check out the dates below. Support for the tour will come from Butcher Babies and Battlecross. Tour dates: 8/25: Millvale, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theater 8/27: Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s 8/28: Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Theater 8/30: Lawrence, KS @ Granada 8/31: Tulsa, […]

New Releases Out Today, Vote for Album of the Week

New Releases Out Today, Vote for Album of the Week

This week sees new shit from Alesana, Shattered Sun, Apocalyptica, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote as many times as you […]

GWAR Announces Sixth Annual GWAR B-Q

GWAR Announces Sixth Annual GWAR B-Q

GWAR’s GWAR B-Q has returned! This year’s festival will be celebrating the band’s 30 years together. The event is set for August 14 through 16, and will take place at Hadad’s Lake in Richmond, Virginia. Check out a trailer for the event below and let us know what you think in the comments!

GWAR Announce Two New Members to Appear on Fall Tour

GWAR Announce Two New Members to Appear on Fall Tour

GWAR has announced two new members–Berserker Blóthar and Vulvatron. According to a press release, “Blóthar; a fat, filthy, frozen space viking, will take over as GWAR’s lead vocalist. The role of the red-hot cybernetic spitfire known as Vulvatron is more mysterious.” Both will appear on GWAR’s upcoming Eternal Tour this fall.

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl Pays Tribute to GWAR’s Oderus Urungus — Video

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl Pays Tribute to GWAR’s Oderus Urungus — Video

At last night’s Foo Fighters show in Richmond, Virginia, frontman Dave Grohl gave a special shout out speech about GWAR’s Dave Brockie, a.k.a. Oderus Urungus. Below is video of what he said. Brockie died earlier this year from an accidental overdose. Here was the interview Grohl was referring to:

Flashback Video: GWAR on ‘The Joan Rivers Show’

Flashback Video: GWAR on ‘The Joan Rivers Show’

It’s been a tough year full of big losses. In March, we lost GWAR mastermind Dave “Oderus Urungus” Brockie; yesterday, September 4, it was announced that Joan Rivers had passed away. In memory of them of both, we’ve revisited GWAR’s unsurprising insane appearance on ‘The Joan Rivers Show’ in 1990. R.I.P.

Oderus Urungus Gets Viking Funeral, Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe Shares Photo and Comments

Oderus Urungus Gets Viking Funeral, Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe Shares Photo and Comments

As reported earlier, a Viking funeral and public memorial was held for GWAR main man Oderus Urungus at the 5th annual GWAR-B-Q. Oderus Urungus, the alter ago of Dave Brockie, died on March 23 at age 50 from an accidental heroin overdose. The Viking funeral for Oderus Urungus was held at Hadad’s Lake in Richmond […]

Photos: Rockers on the Beach

Photos: Rockers on the Beach

It’s summer, man. School’s out and it’s time for fun in the sun–when even the most permanently scowly-faced rockers can unwind a little, stretch out, and chillax, break out the teeny-tiny bikinis and man-kinis and work on that tan. So slather on the sunblock, lay back on the sand, and check out our gallery of […]