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Dave Brockie, Alien-Garbed Leader of Gwar, Dies at 50

New York Times - 24 Mar 2014
Mr. Brockie used the stage name Oderus Urungus and wore a costume to perform. Credit Robert E. Klein/Associated Press. Dave Brockie, who as Oderus Urungus fronted the alien-costumed heavy metal band Gwar for 30 years in stage shows soaked in fake ...

Watch GWAR bassist murder Silverstein bassist

TeamRock.com - 11 Jul 2017
GWAR aren't averse to a little bit of bloodshed – they're the Scumdogs Of The Universe after all! You don't get to conquer a few planets without slicing open a few necks, and that's precisely what bassist Beefcake The Mighty did at the Vans Warped Tour ...

Gwar amp up Warped Tour's theatrics in Orlando

Orlando Sentinel - 28 Jun 2017
“We're doing everything,” said Gwar guitarist Brent Purgason, who plays the character of Pustulus Maximus in the metal band. “We're killing presidents, we're killing other bands, we're decapitating people on stage. There's gonna be plenty of blood.”.

Declaring GWAR on the Warped Tour

StarNewsOnline.com - 28 Jun 2017
GWAR's music can be surprisingly tuneful, with lots of heavy metal riffing punctuated by bursts of punk rock energy. (Sample lyric: ”“We're GWAR/ And we'll go far/ We've got guitars/ We'll eat your car.”) But as punchy, driving and profane as it all is ...

GWAR's Beefcake the Mighty slays Silverstein bassist at Warped Tour

Alternative Press - 10 Jul 2017
During Silverstein's set, the guys recieved a visit from Beefcake the Mighty of GWAR. In the video GWAR shared on Facebook, you can see Beefcake come onstage and slay Silverstein bassist Bill Hamilton, complete with all the blood you'd expect from GWAR ...

An Interview With GWAR: Out Of This World

Aquarian Weekly - 12 Jul 2017
Blood, guts, gore, and—aliens? Meet GWAR, a heavy metal band hailing from Virginia. Or outer space, if you were to ask any of the members. This 1984 heavy metal band takes performing to a higher level, adding gory theatrics, characters, costumes, and ...

MR. LORDI Claims LORDI Turned Down Co-Headlining Tour With GWAR

Andrew Epstein of Zombitrol conducted an interview with Mr. Lordi of Finnish monster metallers LORDI prior to the band's February 22 show at The Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can watch the full interview below. A few excerpts follow ...

GWAR: Orgasmaggedon #2 – Like Forrest Gump, but bloodier

Monkeys Fighting Robots (blog) - 05 Jul 2017
Now, he has his sights set on perennial GWAR nuisance Sawborg Destructo, aiming to siphon his DNA and incorporate it into his own. To keep the Scumdogs distracted as they play Forrest Gump across a number of high-profile events in human history, ...

Shock rockers promise to shower audience with mayhem

The570 - 06 Jul 2017
This summer, GWAR serves as one of the headlining acts of Vans Warped Tour, which stops at the Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Monday, July 10. After the untimely death of its frontman and founding member Oderus Urungus, the band found ...

The enduring Warped Tour returns to Camden waterfront

PhillyVoice.com - 06 Jul 2017
Long-of-tooth straight-forward rock acts, such as The Alarm, veteran ska-sters Save Ferris, metalcore groups, such as Hatebreed and Blessthefall, young punks like Sonic Boom Six and hard rock freak show GWAR, are just some of the featured recording ...

Vans Warped Tour rocks The Palace

The Oakland Press - 19 Jul 2017
The Vans Warped Tour makes its 23rd visit to the metro area, playing at 11 a.m. Friday outside The Palace of Auburn Hills with a daylong, seven-stage lineup that includes Hatebreed, GWAR, CKY, Blessthefall, Hawthorne Heights, American Authors, Andy ...

Gwar: suicídio não é piada mas o Linkin Park com certeza é

Whiplash.Net Rock e Heavy Metal - 21 Jul 2017
Fãs do Linkin Park estão reclamando do Gwar acusando a banda de levar seu politicamente incorreto um passo adiante ao soltar, durante o show realizado em Noblesville na noite de ontem, 20 de julho, a seguinte frase: "Suicídio não é piada, mas o Linkin ...

Warped Tour returning to PNC Bank Arts Center

Asbury Park Press - 14 Jul 2017
GWAR, who is part of this tour, will re-set its career for another 10 years by playing Warped,” Lyman said. “90 percent of the music fans attending Warped will have never seen GWAR.” “That's one of the few truths I've heard in a long time,” GWAR ...

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