Tag Archives: Walmart

Torn the Fuck Apart stopped by police at Chicago Walmart after callers spotted dark van with “suspicious characters”

Posted by on August 12, 2019

Unfortunately, after a violent/hateful crime, the media tends to implicate entertainment for one’s heinous act. Whether it’s metal, video games, or film, outlets will target against one of them. Many are still shaken up after the two mass shootings that took place in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. And sadly, people have taken advantage […]

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Walmart refuses to carry Stryper’s new album ‘God Damn Evil’

Posted by on April 18, 2018

This Friday (20th), Stryper’s overall tenth studio album God Damn Evil will finally arrive via Frontiers Music SRL. We’ve already reviewed the record and it’s safe to say, it could end up on a few top ten year-end lists. Despite the group’s strong Christian beliefs, Walmart doesn’t seem too keen on the band’s album title. […]

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NSFW anti-Trump Brujeria shirt available at Walmart

Posted by on September 13, 2016

Brujeria’s new album, Pocho Aztlan, will be out this Friday (16) on Nuclear Blast, just in time for them to play at Ozzfest Meets Knotfest (they’ll be playing on Saturday, the 17th at 2pm). And given that some of the band is comprised of musicians from south of the border, you might think they dono’t like […]

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Korn Takes Part In Walmart’s ‘Soundcheck’ Online Series (Not A Commercial)

Posted by on January 20, 2012

Earlier this week, rumors started to spread that Korn were filming something with Walmart. At the time, no one was able to confirm or deny that Korn was doing a commercial for the retail juggernaut. However, it’s now been confirmed that the nu metal pioneers were working with Walmart, just not on a commercial. Last […]

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Korn Filmed A Commercial For…Walmart?

Posted by on January 17, 2012

This may come as a bigger shocker than Korn’s The Path Of Totality being named the album of the year by Revolver Magazine. According to a tweet posted by drummer Ray Luzier’s fiancé Aspen Lea last week, Korn filmed a commercial for none other than retailer behemoth Walmart. When contacted to find out more, a […]

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Ticketmaster Selling Tickets In Walmart Is One Way To Improve Sales…We Guess

Posted by on August 5, 2011

It was announced earlier this week that Ticketmaster is currently installing touch-screen ticket-selling kiosks in Walmart stores across the nation. These kiosks will be partially self-serve, with a Walmart employee required to complete all transactions. While the initial concentrations will be in Texas, New York, New England, and Los Angeles markets, many kiosks have been […]

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‘KISS Korners’ To Class Up Your Local Walmart

Posted by on September 4, 2009

Though the megachain is finding it increasingly difficult to continue dedicating shelf space to music, they’ve announced they’ll be making entire KISS-themed sections of Walmart, dubbed the “KISS Korner”. The new section, which will sell a number of silly trinkets, is a marketing tie-in for the band’s upcoming Walmart-exclusive album, Sonic Boom. Items set to […]

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Green Day Stickin’ It To Walmart

Posted by on May 22, 2009

I know this isn’t metal related, but put the pitchforks down for a second. It’s worth noting this interview with Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong, as metal bands are usually in the cross-hairs of these policies more than others. Rather than conform to Walmart’s notoriously stringent and draconian censorship rules, Green Day opted to release […]

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