Twisted Sister

Dee Snider Promotes Petition for AC/DC to Play the Super Bowl

Dee Snider is moving full speed ahead with his quest to get rock music back in the game. The Twisted Sister frontman is promoting a change.org petition that aims to put AC/DC on stage during the next Super Bowl halftime show. Not since The Who in 2010 has a traditional rock band earned top billing...
Read More

Dee Snider of Twisted Sister Still Hates the Super Bowl Halftime Show

None of the hip shaking or pole dancing did anything to make Dee Snider feel better about the Super Bowl halftime show. The Twisted Sister frontman still hated the performance, while insisting it was nothing person against Jennifer Lopez or Shakira . Snider’s beef goes back to the week when the...
Read More

These Are the Super Bowl Commercials That 'Rocked'

The rock ‘n’ roll crowd may not often get what it wants during the Super Bowl halftime show, but the commercials helped fill some of the void this year. While Jennifer Lopez and Shakira shared the night’s biggest stage, music by Twisted Sister , Guns N’ Roses and Pearl Jam soundtracked some of the...
Read More

Dee Snider Blasts the NFL For Snubbing Rock In Favor of Pop for Halftime Show Performances

Once again rock and metal gets ignored in favor pop for the Super Bowl halftime show and Dee Snider's not gonna take it anymore. It was announced that pop/latin artists Shakira and Jennifer Lopez were confirmed to be the headliners of the halftime show at Super Bowl LIV, and the outspoken Twisted...
Read More

Twisted Sister Slams Australian Politician For "We're Not Gonna Take It" Parody

Artists are typically none too happy when a political candidate decides to use their music as part of their campaign because they are sometimes mistaken to be endorsers of the politician. Even more so when they never seek the artist's permission. Twisted Sister experienced this when President...
Read More

33 Years Ago: Dee Snider Spoke Out Against Censorship Before the Senate

It may not seem very long, on September 21st, 1985 Dee Snider of Twisted Sister was called to testify before the U.S. Senate against the proposition to have warning labels be placed on albums deemed "offensive" to listeners. To say that he was nervous would be an understatement. Decked out in a cut...
Read More

Underpaid Teachers Chant Twisted Sister's "We're Not Gonna Take It" During Protests

Being a teacher is a tough job. They work hard putting together lesson plans only to have to deal with awful kids and their parents, on top of not being paid what they rightfully deserve. Now a movement is gaining steam in Oklahoma after thousands of teachers went on strike demanding an increase in...
Read More

According To Science, Heavy Metal Makes You A Better Person

Completely refuting the stigma that "metalheads" abiding by the "sex, drugs and rock n' roll" lifestyle would lead them down a destructive path, a scientific study done by Humbolt State University states that listening to heavy metal music leads to living a happier youth and becoming more well-...
Read More

Twisted Sister Performs Their Final Live Show On Farewell Tour

It seems that there are more and more farewell tours popping up every day, and Twisted Sister is no exception. On November 12th, 2016, the band wrapped up their final show on their 40 And F**k It Tour with Mike Portnoy filling in for the late AJ Pero on drums. Watch them dish out "We're Not Gonna...
Read More

Dee Snider On His New Solo Album: 'Most Of My Heavy Metal Fans Are Gonna Hate It'

Although the final chapter for Twisted Sister is just over the horizon, frontman Dee Snider isn't calling it quits anytime soon. He is already prepping for the release of his third solo album, titled We Are the Ones on October 28th. The album is set to be an offshoot when compared to some of his...
Read More

Pages