Tag Archives: Chris Holmes

Chris Holmes (ex-W.A.S.P) share “I Am What I Am” video

Posted by on April 12, 2022

  Chris Holmes (ex-W.A.S.P) has shared a video for the song “I Am What I Am.” The track is taken from his latest full-length effort, Unbearable Influences, which arrived in September 2021.   Watch the clip below:    

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Former Wasp guitarist Chris Holmes GoFundMe launched for cancer treatments

Posted by on February 9, 2022

  A GoFundMe page has been launched by family and friends of Chris Holmes to crowdfund donations for the former W.A.S.P. guitarist’s cancer treatment. Monday, the musician revealed he had been diagnosed with throat and neck cancer. In an instagram post, Holmes’ wife Catherine explained that Chris could no longer participate in this month’s Monsters […]

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Watch trailer for Chris Holmes (ex-W.A.S.P.) documentary ‘Mean Man: The Story of Chris Holmes’

Posted by on August 19, 2020


The trailer for the former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes upcoming documentary, Mean Man The Story of Chris Holmes, is now available. Written and directed by Antoine De Montremy and Laurent Hart, the film is expected to be released via Digital V.O.D., DVD, and Blu-Ray by November.


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Coronavirus: Chris Holmes’ Canadian Tour POSTPONED

Posted by on March 21, 2020


Chris Holmes has postponed his Canadian tour due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Read statement below:


“Chris Holmes Canadian Tour Postponed until Further Notice.
We Waited As Long As We Could To Postpone This Tour Unfortunately It came To This. We Are Working On Various Blocks Of Rebooking Dates So Hopefully This Won’t Last Long & We Can Post The New Dates Once We Are Able To. Thanks For Your Understanding & Stay Safe During This Time.”



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Former W.A.S.P guitarist Chris Holmes returns to the pool in new interview

Posted by on May 4, 2017

Those who have seen the classic The Decline of the Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years (1988), will most likely remember watching former W.A.S.P guitarist Chris Holmes sitting in a swimming pool downing a bottle of vodka as his mom looks on. It’s safe to say that it’s one of the most iconic interviews […]

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This is really happening: Chris Holmes getting reality show, ‘Holmes Sweet Holmes’

Posted by on October 28, 2016

Last year, former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes popped up from out of nowhere with a solo album, Shitting Bricks. It was a little surprising, given that he’d moved to Europe a few years back between selling his Firebird and spouting some racist bullshit. The videos he released from the album, for “Let It Roar” and “Born, […]

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Former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes makes the best videos ever

Posted by on July 6, 2015

Former W.A.S.P. guitarist and inspirational movie-star Chris Holmes is committed to make a name for himself, and we’re not talking about any of his controversial statements about the current state of heavy metal culture but by releasing memorable videos for our collective enjoyment. Chris Holmes’ new video for “Born Work Die” is quite an inspirational work, […]

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Former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes: black culture ruined metal

Posted by on July 17, 2014

In 1988’s The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, one of the most enduring scenes from the documentary is when W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes is interviewed in a swimming pool while chugging from a bottle of vodka and pouring it over his head, his mother sitting nearby. That scene showed the flip side of the nonstop […]

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Drive like a beast in Chris Holmes’ ’87 Firebird

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Do you have dreams of owning a car that Lita Ford might once have been nailed in? How about one that might have once played a still-unmastered version of The Headless Children? If so, you’re in luck, because  a 1987 Pontiac Firebird owned by former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes is for sale for only $1,500 on […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Metal-Themed Movies

Posted by on September 6, 2011

Next week, the movie Hesher, a black comedy starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Natalie Portman and Rainn Wilson, will be released on DVD, Blu-ray and digitally via Lionsgate. Not only did Metallica give the film permission to use their music (and logo design), but Levitt has publicly admitted that his character his largely inspired by the late […]

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