The Grammy Award nominated shock-rock outfit Gwar broke out onto the music scene in the late '80s,
and while many music critics assumed that these outrageous theatrical metal rockers would fade away like any other fad, they
were definitely wrong. Decades later, Gwar still remains one of the most exciting and adrenaline-inducing bands on the scene,
and every time they step on stage you can expect the unexpected. Their lyrics are some of the most controversial and outlandish
out of any metal group, as their songs are infused with themes of violence, sexual humor, and social and political satire.
While they certainly have their fair share of critics, Gwar also has countless rabid fans all over the world, and many of
these fans welcome the wild and controversial shows that often result in the audience members being sprayed with fake blood.
not only knows how to rock out hard on stage, but they also know how to put on a wildly entertaining show, which is why you
shouldn't miss seeing this infamous shock-rock group when they perform at a venue near you! Starting in November, Gwar will
be stepping out on stages in cities like Norfolk, Sayreville, Worcester, Buffalo, Memphis, Lawrence, Reno, San Francisco,
Las Vegas, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Cleveland, New York, Atlanta, and countless more!
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Gwar formed in 1984 after the merge of two bands: Death Piggy and Gwaaarrrgghhlllgh.
This off-the-wall rock outfit immediately started to implement props and bizarre elements into their shows, and they found
that audiences were extremely receptive to these outlandish theatrics. Gwar released its first album, Hell-O, in 1988, and
consisted mainly of thrash metal and punk rock. When they went on tour in support of the album, fans everywhere became instantly
enamored with this wild and unexpectedly exciting rock group, and soon word spread of this theatrical and out-there group
The fame of Gwar continued to grow well into the '90s, when they had become known around the world for their
extreme performances and controversial songs. Over the years, Gwar has also become one of the most highly acclaimed metal
bands around, and they have even scored two Grammy Award nominations. Throughout its history, Gwar has gone through numerous
lineup changes, but fans would agree that the current lineup is without a doubt one of its best. The lineup includes Michael
Bishop (Blothar), Mike Derks (Balsac the Jaws of Death), Brad Roberts (Jizmak Da Gusha), Bob Gorman (Bone Snapper), Jamison
Land (Beefcake the Mighty), and Brent Purgason (Pustulus Maximus). Each member of Gwar has a stage name that goes hand-in-hand
with their outrageous live performances, which is just another reason why Gwar remains one of the most popular bands in the
As Gwar heads out on tour this fall, complete with their famous antics and controversial stunts, you
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Gwar has had an incredibly prolific career to date,
and they have released countless fan-favorite and critically acclaimed albums since appearing on the scene in the 1980s. Gwar
has released 12 studio albums, two compilation albums, two live albums, and 23 singles over the years. Several of their albums
have been certified gold or platinum, and many have gone on to sell hundreds of thousands of copies in countries like the
UK, Australia, and Germany. Some of Gwar's most popular singles include metal anthems like "Sick of You", "If I Could Be That",
"Sammy", "Mary Anne", "Lost God", "War Is All We Know", and "The Price of Peace".
With so many awesome metal tunes under
their belt, there's no doubt that Gwar can put on a rip-roaring show. Don't miss out on seeing them perform live when they
stop at a music venue near you and grab your tickets on StubHub today!
In 2013, an online petition
was started to have Gwar perform at the 2015 Super Bowl halftime show.
You have definitely
never experienced anything like a Gwar show (unless you have already been to a Gwar show, of course). With their wild theatrics
and electrifying energy, you will be entertained from the minute Gwar steps out on stage until the last moment of their encore
performance. Don't miss out on seeing this controversial band in action and head to StubHub right away to secure your tickets!
Act quickly, though, as Gwar knows how to pack a house and these tickets are bound to go fast!