Tag Archives: Super Bowl 50

Van Halen makes it to the Super Bowl in Acura commercial

Posted by on January 29, 2016

[youtube]https://youtu.be/AfsZ9tXnv5M[/youtube] The big game is coming up next Sunday, which means that even if you’re not interested in football in the least, you’ll at least hopefully have some entertaining commercials to watch. Acura unveiled theirs, and it’s a great one. It uses Van Halen’s “Running with the Devil,” to advertise the NSX. But if you haven’t […]

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Metallica (kinda) playing the Super Bowl

Posted by on November 2, 2015

Metallica should play the halftime show at Super Bowl 50. We’ve said as much, and sports analysts and industry luminaries like Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel agree with us. And while it looks like the honors are going to Bruno Mars for the second time in three years, that doesn’t mean that Metallica aren’t going to […]

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…and justice for none: Bruno Mars, not Metallica, playing Super Bowl halftime

Posted by on September 9, 2015

Last month, we made a not-so-modest proposal that Metallica should play the halftime at Super Bowl 50. There were lots of reasons this made sense. From the popularity of the band (biggest selling SoundScan album of all time) to their involvement in other sports, to the fact that the big game will be played in […]

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Metallica Super Bowl Watch: Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel, NFL analyst add their support

Posted by on August 14, 2015

Last week, we made a not-so-modest proposal that Metallica should play the halftime at Super Bowl 50. There are enough exhaustive reasons that they should be doing it, even if the NFL isn’t saying anything about it right now. The original petition has gained another 4,000 signatures since last week, so word is continuing to […]

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Metallica should play the Super Bowl halftime show

Posted by on August 3, 2015

We know it’s hot out and we’ve got over a month until Labor Day, but NFL players across the country are reporting to training camp as you read this, and before you know it, the 2015-2016 NFL season will be here. And while it’s going to be a long time before we figure out who’s going […]

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