Opinion

Rolling Stone's Kim Kardashian Cover Is Justified?

Rolling Stone’s Kim Kardashian Cover Is Justified?

The debate over Kim Kardashian on the cover of Rolling Stone‘s July 16th issue has risen to a boiling point, especially with the hard rock & metal world (as if one of our artists would ever elegantly grace the cover).  There have been many reactions to the pick, most notably Sinead O’Connor with her short, but powerful rant: What is this cunt

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DEVILDRIVER / WHITECHAPEL TOUR REVIEW FROM FARGO BY JASON ZINS

Devildriver made their first stop in ten years in Fargo on June 1st, accompanied by Whitechapel, Carnifex, Revocation, Rivers of Nihil and Fit For An Autopsy. This is probably one of the most brutal tours to grace a secondary market like Fargo in a long time, and I was like a 5 year old on Christmas Eve awaiting this day!

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SONISPHERE FINLAND REVIEW BY SAM ROON

Last night the long awaited Sonisphere Festival ran through Helsinki, Finland on a cold, rainy, windy, (typical Finnish) summer day. This year’s fest features Metallica, Slayer, Mastodon, Ghost & Gojira.  The festival was set up on the beach next to an inlet off the Finnish Ocean so you can imagine the feeling of being soaked to the bone, drunk (but

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AND THE 2014 REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS SHIT SHOW WINNERS ARE…

Every year the Revolver Golden Gods Awards comes and makes the industry look ridiculous. From a lack of credible nominees to a not-so-democratic way of picking winners (to put it lightly), this event is simply a show to toot your own horn by those who have weight in the heavy music world. The good thing about the Golden Gods? Heavy

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THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON METAL MUSICIANS

A year or so ago I got the really great idea to film my band playing a particularly difficult section of one of our songs, over and over, while getting progressively more intoxicated. It took me a while to convince them it was worth doing and ultimately it was my drummer and I who decided to make complete asses of

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PEDALS YOU WISH WERE REAL

Okay, so I was just going to post this one image to the SkullsNBones Facebook page but then when I started a google image search for ‘joke pedals’ and the findings were too good to pass up. I know we don’t normally post BS like this but I think a lot of you will enjoy these as much as I

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SONISPHERE FINLAND REVIEW BY SAM ROON

Last night the long awaited Sonisphere Festival ran through Helsinki, Finland on a cold, rainy, windy, (typical Finnish) summer day. This year’s fest features Metallica,

PEDALS YOU WISH WERE REAL

Okay, so I was just going to post this one image to the SkullsNBones Facebook page but then when I started a google image search