Tag Archives: GWAR-B-Q

Video: Dillinger Escape Plan get Bruce Lamont, random dude assist at GWAR-B-Q

Posted by on August 22, 2016

If it seems like only yesterday we were raving about The Dillinger Escape Plan’s live show, that was actually earlier today. And if you were in attendance at the GWAR B-Q this past weekend, you got a chance to witness a once in a lifetime show. Granted, it might not have been everything fans expected. […]

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GWAR want to get you drunk; band talks vodka, 1 1/2 years of GWARbar

Posted by on July 28, 2016

It should come as no surprise that GWAR is releasing their own spirit. In fact, a valid question might be why it took them so long to do that. However, starting next month at the GWAR B-Q, you’ll be able to pick up (and put down) GWAR’s Arctic Snow Vodka, a potato vodka distilled at […]

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2016 Metal festival guide for North America, Part 1

Posted by on June 15, 2016

In the last couple of years, North America has been getting a serious amount of festivals, some of them reaching new areas where events like thise never had taken place. Since the demise of Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival last year, the American scene had a gap that needed to be filled in different, smarter […]

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The Summer Slaughter Tour reveal dates for 2016 edition

Posted by on May 23, 2016

A few weeks ago, the news about this year’s Summer Slaughter tour started getting around after Nile’s frontman Dallas Toler-Wade revealed they would be part of the tour with Cannibal Corpse. Afterwards, GWAR leaked the bands confirmed for the trip, forcing the tour to officially announce the lineup before time, it’s time to get the dates for that […]

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GWAR leaks lineup to this year’s Summer Slaughter tour

Posted by on May 13, 2016

The lineup to this year’s Summer Slaughter tour was supposed to be announced via the Facebook page of American Satan, a film penned and directed by Sumerian Records founder Ash Avildsen. Well… GWAR may have jumped the gun. GWAR accidently beat American Satan to the punch by announcing this year’s lineup of Summer Slaughter (which […]

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Lamb of God, EYEHATEGOD among bands playing 7th Annual GWAR-B-Q

Posted by on May 9, 2016

If you’ve survived GWAR-B-Q for the past six years, well, so has most of GWAR. And while the combination of the headliner and a lake is reason enough to make the trek to Richmond to see their finest sons put on a festival the GWAR-B-Q always lines up a solid bunch of supporting acts. This year, […]

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Summer Slaughter adds dates including GWAR-B-Q

Posted by on June 5, 2015

While you already know the Arch Enemy-headlined Summer Slaughter 2015 tour was starting at the end of next month,  the fest has added three new dates so you don’t have to worry about missing it this year.  The metal annihilation will now be stopping at Hamilton Ontario, Richmond Virginia and Los Angeles California.  The Richmond date […]

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Sixth annual GWAR-B-Q extended, Down, Descendents Goatwhore playing

Posted by on April 20, 2015

GWAR is turning 30 and wants everyone at their birthday party – which has just been extended to a 3-day event spanning August 14-16 in Richmond, VA. GWAR-B-Q is an annual celebration thrown by GWAR for fans of GWAR featuring musical performances along with lots of art and food. Currently announced performers to span the event’s […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: shocking moments of 2014

Posted by on December 22, 2014

2014 was filled with lots of great new albums (as you likely noticed from our Top 10 list). Yet like every year, 2014 had plenty of shocking moments; incidents and events that took the metal community by complete surprise. With that in mind, the Metal Insider crew continues the tradition of listing the top ten […]

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Have you picked up your Metal Insider shirt yet?

Posted by on August 27, 2014

If you were in Richmond, VA earlier this month for the GWAR-B-Q, or have been out an about in New York at shows, you might have seen something you haven’t seen before – Metal Insider t-shirts. Enough bands and fans of the site have asked us if and when we’ll be making Metal Insider merch, and […]

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