Crowdfunding Site Launched For Late Twisted Sister Drummer’s Daughter


When A.J. Pero died last month, he not only left behind tons of fans but a girlfriend of 19 years and a daughter, who is 14. The 55-year-old Twisted Sister drummer died March 20 while on tour with Adrenaline Mob. It appears he had a massive heart attack, which will likely be the way I […]

Twisted Sister To Detail Future Plans Next Week

Twisted Sister

It’s been two weeks since A.J. Pero’s death, and this week, the surviving members of Twisted Sister met to discuss the future. The passing of their drummer has left a lot of questions unanswered. The band posted the attached picture on Facebook, showing frontman Dee Snider with guitarists Jay Jay French and Eddie Ojeda and […]

Twisted Sister’s Future Uncertain Following Drummer’s Death

A.J. Pero

So, it looks like there’s confusion amongst the remaining members of Twisted Sister following last week’s death of drummer A.J. Pero. The 55-year-old drummer — who also played in Adrenaline Mob and was on tour with the group at the time of his passing — succumbed to a massive heart attack. He died in a […]

Dee: Twisted Sister Drummer Died From Heart Attack

A.J. Pero

Dee Snider, the lead singer of Twisted Sister, claims the band’s drummer died from a “massive heart attack.” As someone with slight heart issues, that shit scares me shitless. A.J. Pero, who was also the drummer for Adrenaline Mob, died last week suddenly. He was 55. Dee revealed the news on Twitter, saying that Pero […]

Twisted Sister Drummer Dies

A.J. Pero

A.J. Pero, the drummer for Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob, has died at the age of 55. The band says in a statement that they “are profoundly saddened to announce the untimely passing of our brother, A.J. Pero. The band, crew and most importantly the family of A.J. Pero thank you for your thoughts and […]

Adrenaline Mob Involved In Accident

Adrenaline Mob

According to the usually-reliable Facebook, the members of Adrenaline Mob — featuring players from Disturbed, Symphony X, and Twisted Sister — have been in an accident. “We are sad to announce that the band has been in a serious accident yesterday traveling to Canada on the current Avenged Sevenfold/HellYeah tour. The band and crew are […]

Killswitch Engage, Deftones Set For Rocklahoma

Killswitch Engage

The lineup for this year’s Rocklahoma festival is out, and holy shit if it isn’t riddled with garbage. A few bands would be worth going for, like the Deftones and Killswitch Engage. And Down. Motörhead is also booked for the fest; that’d be worth seeing, especially seeing as every performance could be Lemmy’s last. The […]

Twisted Sister Plan 30th Anniversary For Stay Hungry

Twisted Sister

Dude. “We’re Not Gonna Take It” is turning fucking 30? Damn, man. I feel like that’s not an anniversary we should be celebrating. At all. I mean, I love that song and Stay Hungry contains some classic tunes. But for my own selfish reasons, I say we bypass this commemoration. Twisted Sister will go ahead […]

Lamb Of God, Opeth Booked For Hell & Heaven Metal Fest


I’d actually make the trip down to Mexico to see this show. Opeth and Lamb of God are among the names announced for the upcoming Hell & Heaven Metal Fest, scheduled for March 15 and March 16 at the Bicentennial Expo Park in Mexico City, Mexico. Who else is playing? I’m glad you asked. Twisted […]

Original Kiss Members Reunite

Lita is everywhere

Original Kiss members Ace Frehley and Peter Criss done reunited the other night, marking the first time they’ve played together in 13 years. Let me guess — you don’t give a fuck, right? Well, I do. People ask me constantly on Facebook when I post stories on certain act “Who gives a fuck about this […]