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Eminem Banned From Hyde Park for “Offensive” and “Unsuitable” Lyrics

Longtime rapper Eminem had agreed terms with Barclaycard British Summer Time promoters AEG, but a Freedom Of Information request by The Daily Mirror shows the agreement was vetoed by Royal Parks, the body that runs Hyde Park, because they feared his lyrics could upset other park users. The result? He’s banned from playing a day festival […]

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The Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne Gets Kicked Off Instagram (Surprise)

Keith Moon got kicked out of hotels. Brian Wilson got kicked out of The Beach Boys. The Beatles were kicked out of Israel eternally… and The Flaming Lips‘ Wayne Coyne gets kicked off Instagram. Coyne gets 50 gold stars (if Jack Black were his teacher) for his use of social media. Even if you don’t follow […]

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Lamb Of God Forced To Cancel Upcoming Tour In Malaysia

Lamb Of God were supposed to be heading over to Malaysia while on tour, but instead they won’t be able to enter the country. Even though their show has sold thousands of tickets, the country denied granting them a permit to perform. According to local Malaysian media, the band is being labeled as “satanic” and […]

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New Jersey Theme Park Bans Metal Shows Following Ronnie Radke Incident

Six Flags Great Adventure, the New Jersey theme park that hosted the now infamous FestEVIL set that found Ronnie Radke injuring fans with park-owned mic stands, is pretty pissed off at the world of metal. I know, pretty much nothing about Ronnie Radke is metal, but the lineup for FestEVIL did feature a number of […]

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BET Bans Nicki’s “Stupid Hoe”

BET has announced they want nothing to do with the latest music video from YMCMB rapper Nicki Minaj. TMZ is reporting that Black Entertainment Television (BET) has banned the upcoming music video by rapper Nicki Minaj from airing on their station. The video, which is said to be for the single “Stupid Hoe,” was given […]

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Tyga Fans Riot In San Diego

1,200 angry fans rioted after rapper Tyga failed to appear at his January 6 show, at the World Beat Center, in San Diego, CA. Tyga apparently did not think of mentioning to the ticket-holders that he would be late and people went on destroying everything from floors, walls and much more. He is now permanently […]

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NSFW MUSIC VIDEO: Marilyn Manson – Born Villain

Just when you thought Marilyn Manson had run out of ways to creep the shit out of you and everyone you know, this happens. “Born Villain,” the first single to be released from Manson’s forthcoming ninth studio album of the same name, got its’ own video today and simultaneously redefined NSFW for UTG. We’re not […]

“Human Centipede 2” director responds to banning

As we reported yesterday, the UK Film Board has already decided to ban Tom Six’s upcoming film, The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence), months before it was scheduled to be released. As you can probably imagine, Mr. Six is not too delighted in this, nor the fact the board chose to reveal major plot spoilers […]

UK Film Board bans “The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence)”

Still months away from its release, The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) is already causing more controversy than most films ever do. Turns out, the UK Film Board has already decided to ban the film, even going as far as to say it “redefines torture porn.” While we understand that will assuredly turn some away, […]

Asking Alexandria banned from venue

With the number of people who outspokenly hate this band, I have to imagine that some of you may read this headline and think to yourself, ‘Haha, awesome, yes!’ I will openly admit that the aforementioned reaction was that of my own. However, for those of you who may be avid Asking Alexandria haters, who […]

Swollen Members’ Madchild banned from US

Madchild, from the Canadian hip-hop group Swollen Member, has been denied entrance to the U.S. when he was getting ready to cross the border. You can read his statement after the link.

California could ban raves in 2011

A new bill issued by California State Assembywoman Fiona Ma could ban raves and all other “public performances of prerecorded music lasting over 3 1/2 hours.” Find out more, here.