Tag Archives: Sum 41

New Jersey’s Starland Ballroom Ravaged By Sandy, Closing Until Spring

Posted by on November 14, 2012

The writing seemed to be on the wall when Megadeth’s show, which was scheduled to take place tonight (14) at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville NJ was moved to New York’s Best Buy Theater. And yesterday, an article came out in the Newark Star-Ledger that confirmed it: The Starland Ballroom will be closed until Spring as […]

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Slayer Wins At The Grammys As NARAS Remains Clueless

Posted by on February 13, 2012

So aside from Adele and Whitney Houston’s estate, there was another big winner at last night’s Grammys: Slayer. Although the band wasn’t even nominated for any awards, they were prominently displayed throughout the night, courtesy of Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl’s T-shirt. The Foos were another big winner, picking up four Grammys. So in between […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 12/2: Who’ll Win This Year’s “Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance” And Who Should’ve Been Nominated?

Posted by on December 2, 2011

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. Van Halen’s no-show wasn’t the only disappointment from Wednesday night’s Grammy Nomination Show. We’ve always been disappointed by the Academy’s ignorance towards […]

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Van Halen Absent From Grammy Nominee Show; So Is Most Metal

Posted by on December 1, 2011

Last night, when the nominees for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards were announced, there was one conspicuous absence. Actually, there were many absences, but we’ll get to that. Despite the Recording Academy’s announcement that the show would “feature a special live announcement from a truly iconic group regarding their historic band reunion set to take […]

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