frontman Robb Flynn
's latest installment of his online blog, "The General Journals: Diary Of A Frontman... And Other Ramblings - Life Affirming"
, reads as follows:
"Congratulations to AVENGED SEVENFOLD
on their latest 'covers album' coming in at #1.
"Who knew that re-recording METALLICA
, GUNS N' ROSES
songs could be such a worldwide hit!!?? Ba-dap Psssssss!!
"I'm on fire!!
"In case you've been living under a rock, AVENGED
came in at #1 in multiple countries throughout the world. I'm happy for them. Good band. And while I like the new record, and really dug the last record 'Nightmare'
, hopefully we're all coming down from our post-orgasmic #1-album-bliss, because it's time to call a spade a spade!! It's time to poke a little fun at A7X
, cause there's some blatant jackery goin' on there, wiggas!!
"So here are my top 10 jokes about the new AVENGED SEVENFOLD
10) AVENGED SEVENFOLD
- 'Now with even MORE METALLICA
9) AVENGED SEVENFOLD
to change name to "SAD BUT TWO
"Number of 'spurting penises' drawn on AVENGED
logos suddenly skyrockets
7) Eyeliner sales skyrocket as thousands of heartbroken goth girls realize 'Hail To The King'
is actually 'that ugly AC/DC
band's song 'Thunderstruck'
6) After hearing 'Heretic'
, Dave Mustaine
flips out, blames Obama
and UFOs for the A7X
stealing 'Symphony Of Destruction'
5) After seeing how much success the band BUSH
had stealing other band names for song titles, A7X
decided to steal 'In Flames' for latest chorus. Future chorus lyrics include 'Tr-vi-um' and 'Kill-switch En-gage'
4) Upon hearing latest album, Lars Ulrich
goes all gangsta, breaks bottle of Dom Perignon on M. Shadows
head, while his 11ft girlfriend put Shadows
in headlock, as he screams in Shadows
' face, 'You're gonna rip off 'St. Anger'
next right, HUH? You're gonna rip off 'St Anger'
NEXT RIGHT? HUH, HUH, HUH!!"
3) 'Black album' sales skyrocket as fans realize where new songs came from.
2) After hearing AVENGED
's GUNS N' ROSES
cover 'Doing Time'
actually calls Slash
, says, 'Dude, what the fuck?!'
1) And the #1 joke about the new AVENGED SEVENFOLD
album: AVENGED SEVENFOLD
release statement that they're NOT ripping off METALLICA
, announce side project with Lou Reed
's "Sad But True"
soundalike song "This Means War"
can be streamed below.
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