Category Archives: Advertising

Get your band visibility with the Winter 2018 Unsigned Band Promopalooza

Posted by on January 8, 2018

Metal Insider has been committed to helping out bands both large and small. Our Amplified column has been focused on new and emerging bands, and it’s those bands that are the future of heavy music. The Blast Beat Network recognizes that too, and that’s why for the month of January, they’re running the Unsigned Band Promopalooza. […]

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Devildriver’s Dez Fafara, his mom appear in Honda commercial

Posted by on January 13, 2017

Sometimes things don’t turn out the way you’d expect. For example, Devildriver’s Dez Fafara, a man who first rose to popularity via a Coal Chamber song called “Big Truck,” has found himself in a Honda commercial along with his mom. According to his Instagram post, he and his mom went to a flea market (or […]

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It’s the Winter 2016 unsigned band promopalooza!

Posted by on January 7, 2016

If you’re tuned into the metal blogosphere, you’re probably reading plenty of other metal sites aside from Metal Insider (let’s hope so, anyway!). Those sites probably include Metal Sucks, Metal Injection, Theprp, Lambgoat and others. Those sites are all part of the Blast Beat Network. If you’re in an unsigned band that wants exposure, first […]

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Pantera used in new Carl’s Jr. ad

Posted by on December 15, 2015

[youtube][/youtube] Pantera’s “I’m Broken” is one of the best riffs of the last 25 years. We’re not the only people to think so, either. Fast food restaurant Carl’s Jr. just unveiled the ad for their new Steakhouse Thickburger, and thanks to their inclusion of theĀ Far Beyond Driven anthem, just made the most metal burger commercial […]

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This never-aired Paul Stanley Folgers commercial is everything

Posted by on December 21, 2014

[youtube][/youtube] Hey, remember that Folgers coffee commercial from 2000 starring KISS’ Paul Stanley? No? That’s because it never aired. The ad, featuring aerial acrobatics and Stanley looking like a cross between Fabio and Michael Bolton, has surfaced online. The YouTube poster that uploaded it the ad never aired “because focus groups asked ‘who is the […]

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