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Okilly Dokilly Music Video Featured on Episode of ‘The Simpsons’

Posted by on April 10, 2019

“Nedal” band Okilly Dokilly earned the highest honor of any The Simpsons tribute act this past weekend when their video for “White Wine Spritzer” was featured during the end credits of Sunday’s (April 7) episode, “I’m Just A Girl Who Can’t Say D’oh.” Frontman Head Ned said of the honor:  “Myself and everyone involved with […]

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New & Noteworthy: March 29th, 2019 – Howdilly Newdilly

Posted by on March 29, 2019

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week brings us new music from Devin Townsend, Whitechapel, and more! You can check out the last New & Noteworthy here, and the latest sales numbers in Metal By Numbers. Be […]

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Okilly Dokilly unleash “Bulletproof Glass”

Posted by on March 27, 2019

Okilly Dokilly are streaming their new song Bulletproof Glass. The track is taken from the group’s overall sophomore effort, Howdilly Twodilly, which will be released this Friday (29th). Based on the Ned Flanders character from The Simpsons, the band has come into the collective consciousness by all dressing like Flanders and putting his quotes to song […]

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Okilly Dokilly premiere “Reneducation” music video

Posted by on February 14, 2019

Okilly Dokilly have premiered a music video for the song “Reneducation.” The track is taken from their upcoming sophomore full-length effort Howdilly Twodilly, which will be released on March 29th. The clip was directed by Nick Mills as the video shows Head Ned educating a class of “ho-diddly-opeful future Neds.” Head Ned commented: “The ‘Reneducation’ […]

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Photos: The Mockstrosity Tour (Mac Sabbath, Metalachi, Okilly Dokilly) hits New Jersey

Posted by on March 29, 2017

What’s more gimmicky than a gimmicky metal band? How about a gimmicky metal tour? The Mockstrosity Show featured MacSabbath, Metalachi and Okilly Dokilly. Two of those three bands have the distinction of having gone viral, with mainstream outlets that normally wouldn’t touch anything heavy with a ten foot pole breathlessly covering Okilly and Mac Sabbath. […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/23: Animals lead the madness

Posted by on November 23, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. While the metal world (and the music world in general) is recovering from the celebration of Metallica’s new album, Metal By Numbers is here to report on album sales in the meantime before Hardwired…to Self-Destruct‘s […]

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New & Noteworthy, November 11th – Become the Sky

Posted by on November 11, 2016

The new release list is a somewhat manageable size for the first time in over two months, signaling the winding down of what has been an incredible year for new music. This is also the second week in a row headlined by a stalwart of the Gothenburg music scene, which may be a first for […]

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Ned Flanders-themed band Okilly Dokilly release video, album coming

Posted by on November 7, 2016

When we first heard about the first-ever metal band inspired by The Simpsons‘ Ned Flanders, we were surprised that no one had thought of it first. Then we saw what Okilly Dokilly looked like and were even more impressed. Then we listened the music, which was only demos at the time, and our enthusiasm waned quickly. […]

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All hail the Ned Flanders-themed metal band Okilly Dokilly

Posted by on August 13, 2015

Nekrogoblikon, a band with a goblin mascot, once famously sang “We Need a Gimmick.” Phoenix band Okilly Dokilly have found one, and it’s blowing up the internet. The five-piece band are entirely inspired by and about Homer Simpson’s neighbor Ned Flanders. They’re hardly the first band to be inspired by The Simpsons (hello, Fall Out Boy), or […]

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