GWAR

Culture

Watch GWAR Mercilessly Demolish a 'Rick and Morty'-Themed Bar

The metal gods wrecked the Wubba Lubba Dub PUB, and we caught it all in glorious slow motion.
Beckett Mufson
11.2.18
To Hell And Back

In Defense of Heavy Metal Gimmicks

We wrestle with the meaning of the word in a post-Neckbeard Deathcamp world, and share new tunes from Ultha, Devil Master, Smoulder, Black Viper, and more.
Kim Kelly
9.20.18
Culture

I Wrecked That ‘Rick and Morty’ Bar with GWAR

A cease-and-desist famously shut down the D.C. pop-up Wubba Lubba Dub Pub, demanding all its decorations be destroyed. So GWAR destroyed them (and I helped).
Beckett Mufson
9.7.18
Metalhead

Metalheads Are Terrible at Confronting the Grim Realities of Death

On "Resting in Power" and metal's fear of the dark.
Christopher Krovatin
6.13.18
Interviews

This Trans Metalhead Stepmom Is Making a Historic Run for Office in Virginia

Danica Roem is not only the first transgender person to run for the Virginia House of Delegates​—she’s also the first member of a metal band to do so.
Kim Kelly
6.1.17
50 states of art

GWAR's Slave Pit and the Richmond Art Scene From Whence It Came | #50StatesofArt

Here's how a former NEA staffer praised the bloodiest aliens to conquerer Planet Earth's metal scene as model citizens of "the creative city."
Beckett Mufson
4.7.17
we saw this

Presidential Death Match: GWAR Rain Blood at The Gathering of the Juggalos

They decapitated a giant robotic Barack Obama, made Hillary and The Donald fight to the death, and covered the crowd in pink fluids. Just another live set from the Virginian metal band.
Nate "Igor" Smith
7.24.16
daily vice

We Visit a Town Divided Over Ancient Stone Etchings in Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also investigate the appearance of CTE in young athletes, talk to the California activists beating the NRA at its own game, and get bloody with GWAR again.
VICE Staff
12.15.15
daily vice

We Go Backstage at a GWAR Show on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also examine the evolution of heroin use in NYC, discuss racism in the UK club scene, and investigate the inaccurate science behind history's most famous bridge collapse.
VICE Staff
12.14.15
Interviews

Meet Hevisaurus, the Heavy Metal Dinosaur Band That Scandinavian Kids Are Obsessed With

They are bloodthirsty warrior beasts, yes, but bloodthirsty warrior beasts that drink milk, eat cookies, and stay in school, YEAH!
Jak Hutchcraft
10.28.15
Festivals 2015

All the Coolest Stuff We Saw at Riot Fest, Illustrated

Bootsy Collins, GWAR, and De La Soul were among the many highlights we captured in ink for your viewing pleasure.
Brian Butler
9.14.15
Throwback

#TBT Sorry Gwar, Noisey Cannot Pay You in Crack Rock or Fish

That one time GWAR came into Noisey to interview for a job.
Noisey Staff
6.11.15
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