Mötley Crüe Where Told They Would Never Be Inducted Into The Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame

It’s no secret that a lot of heavier bands, especially metal bands, have been overlooked by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. During a chat with Kerrang, Nikki Sixx was asked about the possibility of playing live again and during his response, the Rock Hall talk came up. “I was actually doing an interview with Tommy (Lee) a couple of weeks ago, and we were asked if we would ever play together again. And Tommy said, ‘I don’t know. Maybe if we got into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or something, we could dust off a couple of our old classics,’” recalled Sixx. “I was, like, ‘Really?’ And he said, ‘Why not?’ But we don’t have any plans because we were told by the Hall of Fame that we would never

Curlys Jewels New Single

Wellington rock band Curlys Jewels are excited to have released their brand NEW single 'Abesntee'. The massive sounding rock ballad was produced by Greg Haver (Manic Street Preachers) at Auckland's Roundhead Studio and mixed by Clint Murphy (Devilskin). Check out the single here or below;

Sex Pistols Biopic Coming Our Way!

With 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and 'The Dirt' being a huge success there are now reports that a Sex Pistols movie is in works! UK firm Starlight Films have confirmed that there has been talks about a Sex Pistols movie for about 18 months but only now the ideas and plans are being ramped up with casting to start soon. Talking about a Sex Pistols biopic with The Daily Star, filmmaker Ayesha Plunkett said: “We were impressed by the box office takings for Bohemian Rhapsody. It only goes to show the public has an appetite for these films.” It's rumored that the film will focus on the bands manager Malcolm McLaren and fashion designer Vivenne Westwood. Both of who had close relationships with the band.

Bizarre Motorcycle Racing Crash Ends In Punch Up

Two Costa Rican motorcyclists have been caught up in a bizarre crash that ended in a mid-race punch up and a pair of two year bans. The fight took place in February, but the national federation has just banned Jorge Martinez and Marion Calvo for their roles in the crash and fist fight. Calvo brought his bike to a halt, with Martinez clinging on for his life, after his motorcycling came out from underneath him. The riders then exchanged words, before Martinez punched his rival, causing Calvo and his bike to topple over. Calvo retaliated by fighting back, before the two riders went their separate ways. The race was then red-flagged and the two scrappy riders were thrown out. The case was subse

Villainy announce new album and NZ tour dates

Villainy have announced a six-date New Zealand tour coinciding with the release of their third album Raided In the Dark. The highly anticipated album is set for release this July and Villainy kick off their tour on the 12th in Christchurch. The announcement follows the release of Villainy's latest single 'Dreams' and the title track for Raised In The Dark which was released in 2018 so the anticipation for the full album to drop has definitely been building. "We went all in on this record and over 12 months wrote literally 107 songs before picking the ones that made the grade. Beneath all the smashing, screaming and noise there is a real honesty and vulnerability to this album which we're rea

Man has the inside of his ear REMOVED!

Now this is taking body modifications to a whole other level! Stretched lobes are so mainstream. Having my ears removed is like...you know...spiritual. An Australian man has flown from from Australia to the Calm Body Modification studio in Stockholm to get his inner ear removed!

Mr Psycho Dog Man has recreated his iconic performance 9 years on

Remember nine years ago when a video of an elderly man went viral after he was telling a story of his encounter with a neighbor's nasty dog in northwest Sydney. Many feared for Ray's wife, Kerry, when the original clip aired. She just stood there looking with an expression that suggested both 'Jesus, Ray, not this shit again' and 'good god, am I married to this guy?' Need a reminder, here's the original; Turns our "Psycho Dog Man" (Ray) still has it in him;

LISTEN: Sevendust's Lajon Witherspoon speaks with Max ahead of their upcoming NZ show

The legendary Sevendust returns to New Zealand in April 2019 - presented by MJR Presents. Max was lucky enough to sit down and chat with their lead singer Lajon Witherspoon. New Zealand’s six-piece premier alternative-progressive outfit, City Of Souls, will be joining them as special guests. Sevendust are coming to celebrate their 2018 Rise Records release All I See Is War, a record that has energised fans all over the world. The iconic five-piece hard rock/metal outfit will visit Auckland, NZ's Powerstation Tuesday 23rd April. Tickets available at MJR Presents.com

New study confirms Death Metal DOES NOT turn fans violent!

A new study has confirmed that death metal brings more joy to listeners than pop music. Researchers at the Macquarie University study listened to two very different songs while being shown violent imagery - Pharrell's hit song 'Happy' and 'Eaten' by Swedish death metal band Bloodbath, a track that begins with the lyrics "I've had one desire since I was born / To see my body ripped and torn." Death metal fans had no trouble distinguishing art and entertainment from reality, he said, and even found it joyful and empowering to listen to.

What Now's new mascot looks like a giant schlong

So everyone's favourite childhood show that we would all get up to watch on a Sunday morning has a new mascot, and we cant help but just see a penis. The mascot first appeared on Instagram and Facebook post with What Now calling for name suggestions... We think 'Purple johnson' should be a strong contender

LISTEN: LJ chats to Lzzy Hale from Halestorm!

LJ from the More Music Breakfast Show got to sit down and have a chat with the badass Lzzy Hale from Halestorm ahead of the show in Auckland (13/03). Halestorm have been in New Zealand Headlining two gigs, Auckland and Wellington. Then will be opening for Judas Priest coming up March 16th back in Auckland. Listen to the full interview below!

Lad Gets Suspended From School For Sharing Fake ‘Dick Inspection’ Letters

According to one Reddit user, 16-year-old Raif who attends another high school in the Stamford Public Schools District, his friend disseminated a fake notice to staff and pupils alerting them to a so-called ‘mandatory penis inspection’. The male members of the faculty were required to undergo inspections, which would be graded as a ‘pass or fail’ in accordance with ‘traditional methods’. Faculty were directed to two suites in the school, one for those who are circumcised and another for those who are uncircumcised. It says attendance was required from all male staff as well as students. Failure to comply ‘Health Code 9.51’, would result in student being unable to graduate. Source: Unilad

Jason Momoa was very excited by the All Blacks beating Pumas in Canada!

Actor Jason Momoa was seen going ham at an All Blacks sevens game in Canada. Wearing a classic All Black jersey, Jason was seen on the sidelines cheering on the All Blacks. Jason could in fact be the new good luck charm the All Blacks need, from going from 14 points down to winning 26-21 against the Pumas in Canada. He then managed to get into the locker room to get a photo with the New Zealand squad.

Bloke rips into stationary bike on twitter

A guy on Twitter has ripped into the US company Peloton who sell an at home bike complete with an LCD screen and over 5000 on-demand spin classes. However these bikes go for a minimum of $2,245 USD ($3326.19 NZD) and clearly the twitter user ClueHeywood wasn't to impressed with the bikes.

Grandpa used a sex toy as a vase to mourn the loss of his wife

It was when the grandson of the man in question went home to Japan to see the altar set up in his grandmother's memory. A traditional practice in Japan, it generally involves a display of photographs, flowers, the ashes of the deceased and offerings such as cakes. His grandfather had placed a bouquet of flowers on the table inside what turned out to be the young man's 'Tenga' brand masturbation aid - alongside his late wife's photo. The grandson who goes by the online name of 'Koniy805' shared the story online to get a few laughs. Koniy0805 said: "My grandmother passed away a year ago, so I wanted to say a prayer for her, and I saw that the Tenga I received as a going-away present when I qu

Eddie Vedder has covered Bradley Cooper's 'A Star is Born' tearjerker

Though it isn't music we would ever play, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder has covered Bradley Cooper's tearjerker from the mega movie 'A Star Is Born'. In fan footage found on Instagram, the Seattle grunge icon is seen belting Cooper's sorrowful "Maybe It's Time" from the Star Is Born soundtrack. It is an intereting live cover and you can check it our below:

The Prodigy singer Keith Flint found dead at his home

Keith Flint the lead singer of The Prodigy was found dead in his home in London. He was the high-energy vocalist and dancer who fronted the British electronic group The Prodigy. It is being reported that Keith had taken his own life but there has been no confirmation. The final show for the Prodigy was in Auckland on the 5th of February. They were set to tour America next month. Rockers around the world have shared their condolences. Rest easy Keith.

Archaeologists find 1,800 year old carving of a schlong

Historical researchers have a found 1,800-year-old wall carvings depicting a cock and balls showing that lads never change. Archaeologists from Newcastle University asnd Historic England discovered a number of carvings in a quarry near to Hadrian's Wall, Cumbria, believed to have been made by Roman soliders all the way back in 207AD. According to the Archaeologists the carving is the symbol for 'good luck'.

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