Tag Archives: Star Trek

Remember When: Tom Morello was in ‘Star Trek’ (both on TV and film)?

Posted by on May 24, 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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The metal world pays tribute to Leonard Nimoy

Posted by on February 27, 2015

Leonard Nimoy, who many knew simply as Mr. Spock from the Star Trek TV and film series died at the age of 83 earlier today (27). Nimoy announced this past year that he suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. His wife, Susan Bay Nimoy confirmed her husband passed due to end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Last year Nimoy […]

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Trekkies and ‘Star Wars’ fans have battle royale in Protest the Hero video

Posted by on September 19, 2013

Protest the Hero have released a lyric video for their single “Clarity,” and it’s sure to piss off quite a few fans of Star Wars and Star Trek. Because as many devoted fans of Protest the Hero there are, that’s nothing compared to the level of devotion the two science fiction franchises have. In the video, which […]

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Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider Joins ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Season 5

Posted by on October 21, 2011

It worked well for Bret Michaels. So why shouldn’t Dee Snider take a shot at being Donald Trump’s next celebrity apprentice? It’s been reported that the Twisted Sister frontman is taking part in the fifth season of NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice. Snider will be competing against fellow “celebrities” such as Victoria Gotti, Real Housewives star Teresa […]

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Video Of William Shatner Recording “Iron Man” Is Better Than The Actual Cover

Posted by on September 29, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICbc8DpcX3w[/youtube] We all know that I’ve been a little hard on William Shatner. However, the basic consensus has been that his cover of “Iron Man,” featuring Zakk Wylde, is not very good. There was potential that Shatner’s over-enunciating speaking/singing style could have made for a fun cover, but in the end simply sounded like Wylde […]

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Both Ozzy And Zakk Wylde Find New Ways To Embarrass Themselves

Posted by on January 26, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0hfg1htnM4[/youtube] When we discussed who we’d love to see collaborate in some way in last week’s Headbangers’ Brawl, this was not what we had in mind. USA Today is reporting that Ozzy Osbourne will appear in a Super Bowl commercial for Best Buy with Justin Bieber. No word on what the two will actually be […]

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