Iron Maiden will release a limited edition beer called Trooper 666 on October 1st. The beer will have the same recipe as the band’s original Trooper beer but will have a higher alcohol by volume percentage. Trooper beer had 4.4% abv while Trooper 666 beer will have a 6.6% abv.
Pre-orders for the beer began earlier this month.
Trooper beer was released in 2013 and has sold over 10 million pints.
Last weekend, the United States Navy’s world famous Blue Angels fighter jet demonstration squadron blew the minds of beachgoers in Pensacola, Florida. Literally. The jets flew so low over the beach that vacationers’ beach tents and umbrellas were launched into the air.
Someone recorded a guy sitting in traffic in Pasadena, California, listening to “La Grange” by ZZ Top (turn it up!) . . . and ROCKING out to it on a recorder, like the ones they made you play in third grade.
Then he starts driving WHILE he’s playing, even though a cop is right next to him.
A New Zealand judge sentenced AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd to eight months of home detention after he pleaded guilty to threatening to kill a man who used to work for him, along with possession of methamphetamine and marijuana.
The 61-year-old drummer had faced up to seven years in prison because he’d offered large amounts of cash, vehicles and a house to an associate after asking him to have the victim “taken out.”
Slipknot’s frontman, Corey Taylor, slammed rapper Kanye West for claiming to be “the greatest living rock star on the planet.”
Corey Taylor recorded a video message to Kanye during a visit to New York and said, “Kanye, you are not the greatest living rock star of all time. The fact that you had to tell people that kind of says it all. You remind me of the guy who brags about p-ssy. They never get as much as they brag about. Stop it. Stop it!”