GWAR are the scumdogs of the universe. The immortals always have something going on. In 2014, that includes their first-ever shows in Japan, a live album recorded in the future and the annual GWAR-B-Q, which touches down in Virginia every summer.
Everything seemed quite alright for American Me. The Portland hardcore collective were booking shows, expanding their fanbase, and recording a brand new album. But on February 27th, everything changed and frontman Tony Tataje was kicked out of the band.
Jason Maek is an innovator. In 2010, he quit the corporate world to launch Maek Music, a groundbreaking record company with the concept of giving music away for free. But also, he is an artist -- and a damn fine controversial one at that.