Tag Archives: Samsung

Remember When: The Darkness appeared in a Super Bowl commercial?

Posted by on January 30, 2017

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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The Darkness And The Cult Pop Up During Super Bowl Commercials

Posted by on February 6, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjK_mKfosvw[/youtube] Motley Crue wasn’t the only hard rock band that made an appearance during last night’s Super Bowl game. In fact, one of our favorite commercials from last night’s game may have come from Samsung Mobile. The Bobby Farrelly (Dumb And Dumber, There’s Something About Mary) directed clip starts out as one of their typical […]

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Samsung Recommends A New Ozzy Guitarist

Posted by on August 6, 2009

[youtube width=”500″ height=”307″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-1GdoOXAl8&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] I don’t know if this new ad for Samsung’s cellphones is poking fun at Ozzy Osbourne’s search for a new guitarist, or just a bit of unfortunate coincidental foreshadowing. Also I wonder if the chimp’s name is a shot at Mr. E. Lee, who apparently needs his place in metal history defended. […]

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