Tag Archives: Football

5 Metalhead Football Stars

Posted by on July 19, 2021

  It’s not often we pair football stars with metal music – probably because of the lack of aggression involved in football. However, you’d be surprised to learn that there are a considerable number of football heroes that like to step off the pitch and into the pit. Here, we’ll run you through a list […]

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Black Sabbath arranges tour travels around Geezer Butler’s love of soccer

Posted by on June 20, 2014

There’s nothing particularly noteworthy of learning of Geezer Butler’s (Black Sabbath) love of football, or soccer for us American folk. However, the steps that this super-fan takes to watch his home country’s team play during the world cup are definitely some next-level type of fandom reports Ultimate-Guitar. In a recent interview with Birmingham Mai (via […]

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GWARBowl 2015? More than 17,000 fans petition for GWAR to play Super Bowl

Posted by on September 17, 2013

GWAR fans are a little sick of the standard Super Bowl half-time show, which this year will feature yet another Top 40 act, Bruno Mars. In response, fan Jeff Cantrell of Kentucky has started a petition to have the all-American/Antarctican band added to the bill celebrating America’s favorite sport. He already has more than 17,000 […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 9/10: ARE YOU READY FOR SOME METAL?!

Posted by on September 10, 2010

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. While the football season kicked off last night, the baseball playoffs are just around the corner. These are definitely two […]

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