GWAR is a thrash metal, punk rock and shock rock band formed in 1985 by a collective of artists and musicians at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. The band is best known for their elaborate sci–fi/horror film inspired costumes; raunchy, obscene, politically incorrect lyrics; and graphic stage performances, which consist of humorous re–enactments of scatology, sadomasochism, necrophilia, pedophilia, bestiality, fire dancing, pagan rituals, executions, and other controversial violent and political themes. GWAR has been on the leading edge of shock rock since their formation.
GWAR re-release three 90s albums
Gwar and Hatebreed announce co-headlining tour
Gwar announce July tour with Light The Torch
Riot Fest announces initial lineup
Mike Derks of GWAR diagnosed with Myelofibrosis
GWAR: "I'll Be Your Monster"
GWAR: "El Presidente"
Doyle announces USA dates
Riot Fest Chicago 2017 schedule released