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Cory Smoot’s Last Gwar Recording Released on iTunes

Cory Smoot’s Last Gwar Recording Released on iTunes

Gwar’s cover of Dayglo Abortions’ 1993 anti-censorship anthem “Isn’t This Disgusting,” which was the last Gwar recording to feature late-guitarist Cory Smoot—better known as Flattus Maximus—has been released on iTunes. All proceeds from the track will got to the Smoot Family Fund. The single will be included on the Dayglo Abortions tribute album, which will […]

Gwar’s Oderus Urungus Talks About the Passing of Guitarist Flattus Maximus and the Status of Gwar

Gwar’s Oderus Urungus Talks About the Passing of Guitarist Flattus Maximus and the Status of Gwar

Gwar’s Oderus Urungus, a.k.a. Dave Brockie, has issued the following statement about the passing of guitarist Cory Smoot, who went by Flattus Maximus in the band: “After a restless night spent hurtling through the desolate Canadian wilderness, I crawled from my bunk on the tour bus to face reality, grudgingly aware that the the dark […]

Gwar Guitarist Cory “Flattus Maximus” Smoot Dies

Gwar Guitarist Cory “Flattus Maximus” Smoot Dies

Gwar guitarist Cory Smoot (pictured left), better known as Flattus Maximus, has died, according to the band’s Dave Brockie, who goes by Oderus Urungus. Smoot was found dead this morning as they prepared to cross into Canada while on their Return of the World Maggot Tour. In a statement, Brockie said: “It is with a […]

Final Six: The Six Hottest Chicks/Ugliest Dudes in Metal

Final Six: The Six Hottest Chicks/Ugliest Dudes in Metal

Chris “Fatneck McFlabbyass” Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a freelance writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured […]