Tag Archives: Manowar

Manowar guitarist Karl Logan arrested on child pornography charges

Posted by on October 25, 2018

Manowar guitarist Karl Logan has been arrested for allegedly possessing child pornography. The Blast reports, the 53-year-old was arrested and charged with six counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. According to Mecklenburg County Sherrif’s Office, the arrest was made on August 9th in Charlotte, NC with a bail set at $35,000, which he […]

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Hell(fest) awaits for Slayer in 2019

Posted by on June 25, 2018

2018’s Hellfest was another success as Iron Maiden closed out the event last night (24th) and according to setlist.fm, they had no issues performing the classic song “Hallowed Be Thy Name.” With the amount of incredible bands that went on this past weekend including Judas Priest, it’s difficult to determine what the bill would look […]

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Remember when Manowar’s Karl Logan was in a hair metal band?

Posted by on May 17, 2017

Remember when Manowar guitarist Karl Logan played in a glam band? Well, if you’re not a native of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA area, you might not be familiar with Logan’s 80’s band, Arc Angel – thankfully there’s this video from 89/90 to remind us. Technically, Arc Angel wasn’t a glam band, per se, but they certainly […]

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Metal Insider’s top 5: Superhero metal songs

Posted by on October 5, 2016

  Today is the kickoff of New York’s Comic Con. While the San Diego incarnation of the convention is the largest, New York is gaining on it. While comic cons are about as old as heavy metal (San Diego’s started in 1970), they’ve grown from their humble origins encompassing just comic books to a place where […]

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Science found the most metal word in the English language

Posted by on July 28, 2016

Manowar is one of those bands you can learn their entire lyrical history by simply learning some key words like steel, blood, fire or sword and they even has a lyric generator if you want to test this theory. But Manowar is not the only sinner doing that and in fact, most of the heavy […]

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Remember When: Manowar appeared on Nickelodeon?

Posted by on May 31, 2016

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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As Manowar announce breakup, we remember when Christopher Lee was on one of their albums

Posted by on May 25, 2016

  Earlier today, Manowar announced their breakup, which dealt a crushing blow to the loincloth and baby oil industry. For the last 36 years, and over the course of 11 album, the New York city quartet have been letting loose their message of swords and sorcery. With their cries of “All Men Play on Ten” and […]

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Angry music scientifically proven to make you happy

Posted by on June 22, 2015

I think it’s pretty safe to assume that, as a reader here on this page, your music tastes are skewed towards the more aggressive side of the spectrum. “Extreme” is one of the founding principals and driving forces behind the genre, and it just may have been scientifically proven that “angry” music can make you […]

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Sir Christopher Lee passed away

Posted by on June 11, 2015

The British acting legend Sir Christopher Lee has passed away at the age of 93. The iconic actor’s career dates back to 1947, with recent roles in The Lord of the Rings and playing Count Dooku in the recent Star Wars prequels. Lee was also quite a heavy metal performer and fan, too. Lee did narration on Manowar’s, “Battle Hymns” in 2010, […]

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Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on his evolving solo career and dream collaborations

Posted by on March 19, 2015

“How you holding up in this crappy weather?” Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal asks seconds into our interview on a frigid Friday afternoon. Such cheerfulness was a constant presence during our in-depth conversation; a rare quality to find in someone whose nearly 20 year career includes releasing 10 solo studio albums, a role as a guitarist in […]

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