Twisted Sister

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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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-...
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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...
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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...
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30 Years Ago, Dee Snider Spoke Against Censorship Before The Senate

It may not seem very long, but thirty years ago 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. "I was wearing a cut-...
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Dee Snider to Paul Stanley: 'I Will Bury You Onstage'

After expressing his distaste for the current lineup of KISS , Dee Snider of Twisted Sister was called out by KISS' Paul Stanley for being a "wannabe" who "desperately wants attention" in response for his critique. Snider had some strong opinions about the band's choice to utilize the makeup and...
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KISS' Paul Stanley Considers Dee Snider "A Wannabe"

If you try to talk down to KISS , be prepared to be burned. Recently Dee Snider of Twisted Sister appeared on Eddie Truck 's show where he expressed his opinion on the current lineup of KISS and how he isn't too fond of them now that guitarist Ace Freely and drummer Peter Criss have departed from...
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