Twisted Sister

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Twisted Sister's Twisted Trademark Claim

    Among the many goofy, meat-headed metal bands that proliferated starting in the '70s and stretching way too far into the '90s, few were goofier -- or had meatier heads -- than Twisted Sister. As if to prove the point, the band -- here in 2013 -- is threatening legal action against a little cafe in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    NOFX at 30: The Band's 10 Craziest Moments

    Reassuring us once and for all that turning 30 doesn't mean you have to start behaving like an adult, NOFX -- the West Coast punk icon/touring kegger that never winds down -- announced this week that they'll mark the end of their third decade in existence with a limited edition box set of deluxe LPs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2012

    Pacific Brewing Laboratory Wants to Meet You

    In today's culinary landscape, artisan producers are the new rock stars. With the surging popularity of craft beer, local brewers are no exception. Much like your favorite band, the folks at Pacific Brewing Laboratory started out in a garage, and are almost always surrounded by mountains of booze. U ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    After The Voice, a New Respect for Christina Aguilera. Really.

    We've not always been very kind to Christina Aguilera on this blog. Last time we mentioned her, we accused her of being "wasted out of [her] yodeling, gurning mind", for example. We may have also mentioned that, when Stripped came out, she looked more like Dee Snider from Twisted Sister than Dee Sni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Saturday Night: Clorox Girls, Midnite Snaxxx, Mermaid Bones, and Cigarette Bums Kick Off a Bender at the Hemlock Tavern

    Clorox Girls at the Hemlock on Saturday. All pics by Romana Machado​Clorox Girls, Cigarette Bums, Midnight Snaxxx, Mermaid Bones February 19, 2011 @ Hemlock Tavern Better than: Getting knifed in Echo Park. Punk rock presents a certain physical hazard, or so I keep telling the pretty lady who tak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Bus-ted: David Chiu Triggers Supes-Mayor Showdown Over Muni Budget

    Supervisor David Chiu gives Muni budget the whammy...Whatever David Chiu needs in life -- a faster bike, a more stylish helmet -- he doesn't require assertiveness training. The rookie supervisor and president of the board last month audaciously engineered a motion that would allow the supes to shoot ... More >>

  • Music

    April 15, 2009
  • Home Entertainment

    June 27, 2007
  • Music

    June 27, 2007

    Still Not Gonna Take It

    New DVD collects Twisted Sister's video 'bangers

  • News

    September 6, 2006

    Writing His Future

    Vulcan, the erstwhile king of spray can art, wants to leave the streets behind without losing his soul

  • Music

    April 27, 2005

    True Blue

    New Order's recent work has fallen off, but its legacy speaks for itself

  • Film

    November 17, 2004

    Hip to Be SquarePants

    There's nothing absurd about the appeal of SpongeBob's first movie

  • Music

    August 4, 2004

    Songs of Freedom

    Perhaps the candidates running in the 2004 election could use some help selecting their campaign music

  • Film

    August 13, 2003


    Grind transforms formula into freestyle fun

  • Music

    April 19, 2000

    Retro, Active

    The music of yesteryear isn't just a stack of records for country-rock's Mover -- it's a way of life

  • Culture

    September 29, 1999
  • Music

    September 16, 1998
  • Music

    August 27, 1997

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    Take a Really Deep Breath

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