Brawl Breaks Out At Firefest 2014

A shot from the scene

Glad I was in New England and not Ohio this weekend. A large brawl erupted last night in Lakewood at Firefest 2014 that left four people hospitalized with lacerations and stab wounds. None of the injuries are considered life-threatening. Lakewood Police have confirmed that 20 people have been arrested in connection with the melee. Reports […]

Evisorax Guitarist Viciously Attacked, Facing Major Surgery

Daniel

When I was in college, I was jumped by a bunch of dudes. It was all over a chick. I was in a bar, working my mojo, while my friends were working theirs. I was talking to this chick, and things were going well. Next thing I know, some douche is telling me “I was […]

Cro-Mags’ John Joseph: Harley Flanagan’s “Been Watching Too Many Sci-Fi Movies”

John Joseph

Cro-Mags frontman John Joseph has responded to former Cro-Mags member — and current criminal defendant — Harley Flanagan’s claims in an interview that he was acted in self-defense a week ago, when he stabbed a bunch of people at Webster Hall. Joseph’s response claims “[Harley's] been watching too many sci-fi movies,” and presets a much […]

Former Cro-Mags Frontman Says He Was “Getting The Shit Beat Out Of Me”

I do

I am sure that Harley Flanagan spoke with his lawyer and was given two options: Insanity or self-defense. Harley went with the latter, and now, in a much-ballyhooed interview with this site, tells his version of what happened a week ago at Webster Hall. He claims he was invited to a dressing room backstage, and […]

Donations Sought For Stabbed Cro-Mags Bassist

Mike needs help

If you dig hardcore, and you’ve got extra money burning a hole in your pocket, fuck donating to Harley Flannagan. Cro-Mags bassist Mike “The Gook” Couls (also formerly of Cold As Life and Sworn Enemy) was the victim in Friday’s stabbing incident at Webster Hall, and his medical bills are mounting. “In lieu of recent […]

Harley Flanagan Cries Self Defense In Cro-Mags Stabbing

Harley Flanagan

It hasn’t even been a week since Cro-Mags founder and former bassist Harley Flanagan took a hunting knife with him to the CBGB Festival at New York’s Webster Hall, and allegedly started stabbing dudes like he was punching a time clock. Now, in an interview with this Web site, Flanagan and his lawyer are saying […]

Here’s An Unworthy Cause: Donate To Cro-Mags Stabber’s Legal Defense

Harley Flanagan

That’s. Fucking. Balls. BALLS! Whoever initiated this donations page for Harley Flanagan must need a motherfucking wheelbarrow to carry those humungoid balls around. Holy shit. What’s next — donating money to finance puppy-drownings? Harley Flanagan needs to go away. Anyone who would bring a hunter knife to a show and stab and bite people needs […]

More Details Emerge From Cro-Mags Stabbing Incident

Harley Flanagan

Man, when this first went down, there was a lot of misinformation floating around. Now, the official account of what happened Friday night at Webster Hall has been released. According to the New York Post, former Cro-Mags bassist and vocalist Harley Flanagan was the assailant in Friday’s attack during the CBGB Festival. Flanagan attacked Cro-Mags […]

Former Cro-Mags Bassist Stabs Current Bassist, Others In New York

Harley Flannegan after the stabbing

Holy shit, if this isn’t a fucked up story. Tonight, during the Sick of it All, Cro-Mags, and Vision of Disorder show at Webster Hall in New York, Harley Flannegan — founding member and former bassist of the Cro-Mags — reportedly stumbled into the VIP lounge with a knife, and stabbed Cro-Mags bassist Mike “The […]

Man Who Blamed Them Crooked Vulture For Severe Tinnitus Commits Suicide

Sure...laugh it up fellas! Suicide is no joke.

This is fucking sad, and ultimately, a testament to how hard Them Crooked Vultures rocks. It’s also a cautionary tale, which I all too often ignore — wear ear plugs to shows, kids. Truly. You’ll thank my dead corpse one dead when you’re 80 and can hear your grandkids clearly. Anyways, so, the U.K.’s Daily […]