3rd YEAR IN REVIEW!
Happy Birthday To Us!!
And to think some of you thought we quit the page! Fuck You! We're not going out like that. In fact we have no plans on going anywhere. We're 3 Years Old and never in the history of the music business have so many people been scared of a 3 Year Old.
So we thought we'd once again look back at our year.
We've listed some of the highlights of the past year along with links so you can go back and waste even more of your time.
September 1, 2000: Gilly is announced as the 1st Sludgeaholic Of The Month!
September 5, 2000: The worst 20 Questions in Metal Sludge history goes up today with Twisted Sister's Eddie Ojeda.
September 7, 2000: We report that Ratt's Warren DeMartini and Bobby Blotzer got into a fight on their tour bus. Over the next couple of days the story grows as Jizzy Pearl and Bobby's son Mike reveal what happened, even though everybody's stories were slightly different.
September 9, 2000: Bobby Blotzer sends in an email giving his side of the story regarding the fight with Warren.
September 10, 2000: Blotzer posts on AOL about the fight and sends us another email. This gives us the opportunity to keep posting different pictures of Blotzer getting his ass kicked.
September 10, 2000: Results of the "Do You Listen To Both Skid Row And Poison" Poll go up.
September 11, 2000: Metal Sludge gets 7,830 hits in one day.
September 12, 2000: 20 Questions with Warrant's Jerry Dixon goes up.
September 13, 2000: We put up an interview with Poison security guard Big John!
September 15, 2000: Rikki Rockett starts the Dr. Rockett column at Metal Sludge!
September 17, 2001: The winner of the first ever Metal Sludge Scavenger Hunt is announced! The winner is a lad named Jim Bob Dwarf, who has since gone on to fame and fortune as our Sludge Embassador. Jim Bob got 528 points, absolutely destorying the competition. Some of the items Jim Bob got included a Mandy Moore cardboard cutout, a picture of Metal Sludge written on a chick's tits, a postcard from Gary, Indiana, an ALF 8x 10 and a picture of him buying condoms, Vaseline, douche and a cucumber!
19, 2000: 20 Questions with Anthrax's Charlie
Benante goes up.
Porn superstar Jenna Jameson sends in a photo of her wearing our Metal Sludge Slutty Tank Top!
September 21, 2000: We start our Fozzy Concert
Review Contest. Sludgeaholics send in their favorite Fozzy concert memory and
Moongoose McQueen picked the winner. In related news, we put up a Rewind with
WWF Superstar Chris
September 26, 2000: 20 Questions with Ex-Great White drummer Audie Desbrow goes up.
September 27, 2000: Rock On The Decline goes up featuring 5 bands including Blowtorch, the worst band in the history of recorded music!
October 1, 2000: Donna
Anderson's Spin Magazine article comes out!
Our October Sludgeaholic Of The Month is announced as Minneapolis' own Tollywood!
October 3, 2000: 20 Questions with Killer Dwarfs Russ Dwarf goes up. In that interview the world is introduced to Sebastian The Goat.
October 10, 2000: Bidding for Metal
Sludge's 1st Ebay Auction is over. The winning bid was $152.50 for Rock
On The Decline band Blowtorch's shitty CD! And the winning bidder....Jim Bob
20 Questions with Dope's Edsel Dope goes up. It's the first 20 Questions that was done in audio as Metal Edge's Paul Gargano asked Edsel our questions and then sent us the tape.
October 11, 2000: Metal Sludge has an all-time high with 8,585 hits!
October 12, 2000: A Metal Sludge sign makes it onto the WWF's Smackdown!
October 17, 2000: 20 Questions with Mars Electric's
Jacob Bunton goes up. Shortly there after nobody ever hears from Jacob or Mars
The Blue Meanie is shown wearing a Metal Sludge shirt in an issue of Wrestling World!
October 21, 2000: An Alice Cooper roadie sends us an email responding to Jacob Bunton's 20 Questions. We sent up a poll asking Sludgeaholics to pick which side they're on, Jacob's or The Roadie's. The poll lasts a week.
October 22, 2000: Then ECW wrestler and current WWF wrestler Justin Credible is shown wearing a Metal Sludge shirt! Justin wearing our shirt looks just incredible.
October 24, 2000: Fozzy frontman Moongoose
McQueen (Chris Jericho) does 20 Questions with us.
KNAC's The Rack is shown wearing a Metal Sludge shirt for the first time.
October 29, 2000: A Metal Sludge sign makes it onto the WWF's Sunday Night Heat show on MTV. Now all we need is a sign on Raw and we'll have a WWF Trifecta!
October 30, 2000: Results of the "Jacob Bunton vs. The Roadie" poll go up with Jacob winning and the roadie tapping out!
October 31, 2000: 20 Questions with former Rip Editor and KNAC guru Lonn Friend goes up.
November 1, 2000: Our November Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Scotti Corabi from our Yahoo Metal Sludge Fan Club!
November 6, 2000: A Sludgeaholic does an AOL IM chat with Gerri Miller, which is about as close to a Metal Sludge interview as well get with her.
November 7, 2000: 20 Questions with Slaughter's Jeff Blando goes up, even though he'll deny doing the interview 3 months later. Lying bitch.
November 13, 2000: Jani Lane was Captured by a yet unknown Sludgette named Chantel.
November 14, 2000: Porn star Jenteal does 20 Questions with us.
November 16, 2000: A Rewind with the Blue Meanie goes up.
November 17, 2001: Metal Sludge announces that Joe C has died and basically scoops everyone, including MTV and the official Press Release.
November 20, 2000: Samantha
7 & their management receive an FU Award for the following:
Having their tour manager take the tape that Sludgeaholic Wendell used to do 20 Questions on.
For saying they were sending that tape to us but instead sending us a blank tape.
For talking shit and being full of shit.
November 21, 2000: 20 Questions with Warrant's original guitarist Josh Lewis goes up, which includes some never before seen old ass photos.
November 27, 2000: "What Rock Stars Were Thankful For On Thanksgiving" goes up 4 days after Thanksgiving.
November 28, 2000: 20 Questions with Hair Of The Dog's Ryan Cook goes up.
November 30, 2000: Our Metal
Sludge Extravaganza hits LA! Tarzana to be exact. It is hosted by Poison's
Rikki Rockett and Porn Star Kendra Jade. Hair Of The Dog and Phil "Sleepy
Time" Lewis are the bands.
A Rewind with Bobby Blotzer goes up.
December 1, 2000: Our December Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Jim Bob Dwarf!
December 5, 2000: 20 Questions with Motley Crue's Randy Castillo goes up, in which he talks in depth about his cancer.
December 7, 2000: Metal Sludge finally makes it into Metal Edge! The February 2001 issue of Metal Edge has us in the 2000 Year In Review on page 73! Metal Edge Editor Paul Gargano goes through the year from A to Z and we are listed under W, as in www.metal-sludge.com.
December 8, 2000: Metal Sludge gets mentioned on VH-1's "Rock Show" by Cane. He mentions our Randy Castillo interview.
December 10, 2000: Our Emails
Of The Week feature emails from Randy Castillo, Poison security guard, and
a little known guitarist named Darrell Roberts, who says, "Just wanted
to say i am a regular visitor to your site and i think it's fuckin great!!"
December 12, 2000: A Rewind with Metal
Edge Editor Paul Gargano goes up. A few hours later, KNAC's
Lonn Friend sends in an email responding to it.
20 Questions with Tour Manager Larry Morand goes up.
December 13, 2000: We held our second Ebay Auction which was 4 tickets to the Guns N Roses show in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve! Tickets were general admission and on the main floor. There were 2 winners and after the show, they sent in their own Guns N Roses concert reviews.
December 14, 2000: Jim Bob Dwarf does his first interview for us by getting 20 Questions with Jani Lane in person at the Super 8 Motel in Valparaiso, IN. We make the interview our surprise 20 Questions to kick off the new year.
December 19, 2000: 20 Questions with Firehouse's C.J. Snare goes up.
December 26, 2000: 20 Questions with BulletBoys/Mandy Moore guitarist Jason Hook goes up.
January 1, 2001: Metal Sludge debuts it's very first Sludgette Of The Month, which is Chantel Covino. Our January Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Steve Ponchaud.
January 2, 2001: We put up a surprise 20 Questions to get off the new year with Jani Lane!
January 4, 2001: A Rewind with Cinderella's Fred Coury goes up.
January 7, 2001: The first episode of the Dr. Rockett show airs live on KNAC, sponsored by Metal Sludge.
January 9, 2001: 20 Questions with SR-71's Mitch Allen goes up.
January 16, 2001: 20 Questions with David Lee Roth guitarist Bart Walsh go up.
January 21, 2001: Jani Lane received a Super Balls Award for wearing a Metal Sludge shirt on stage!
January 23, 2001: 20 Questions with Donna F from The Donnas go up.
January 24, 2001: Metal Sludge puts up, "Top
12 Suggestions To Improve Warrant." The first two suggestions are:
2. Two Words: Gym Memberships
1. Change your name to Metal Sludge featuring Jani Bon Neil!
January 27, 2001: CC DeVille signs a Samantha 7 CD to Metal Sludge and gives it to Jim Bob Dwarf to send to us. CC tries to explain why he never did 20 Questions and that he really likes us. Yet to this day, he still hasn't done 20 Questions.
January 30, 2001: Flotsam And Jetsam's Jason Ward does 20 Questions with us.
January 31, 2001: Slaughter's Jeff Blando says in an interview that he never did 20 Questions with us, even though his answers came from him email account and his roadie set up the interview.
February 1, 2001: A Rewind with ex-Firehouse
bass player Perry Richardson
goes up. In the Rewind he blasts Firehouse saying calling CJ Snare a "wuss"
and Bill Levery "two-faced," among other things.
Our Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Over Much and our Sludgette Of The Month is Jenny Hoffman.
February 3, 2001: The Classic Metal Radio Show out of Akron, OH., debuts the first "Metal Sludge Song Of The Week." Of course the show is hosted by Sludgeaholic Wendell Neeley. The first Song Of The Week is "Look What The Cat Dragged In" by Poison.
4, 2001: The results of our Sludgeaholic
Choice Awards go up. Worst Band, Album and Tour Of The Year go to Limp Bizkit.
Best Album Of The Year goes to Iron Maiden, Who Deserves More Success goes to
Anthrax, and Best 20 Questions goes to Donna D'Errico. The photo to your left
is Anthrax receiving their award with presenters Britney Spears and Gary Coleman.
Dr. Rockett does his second radio show on KNAC as Jani Bon Neil and Donna Anderson hang out in the KNAC chat room.
February 5, 2001: Sebitchian Bach gets his 3rd B.A.F.B.A. for threatening the webmaster of Skid Row Online.
January 6, 2001: 20 Questions with former BulletBoy Jimmy D'Anda go up.
February 10, 2001: Metal Sludge gets it's 2
Millionth Hit at 9:22 EST. Jan Laureyns from Belgium gets the 2 Millionth Hit
and wins a DVD, CD, and becomes a Sludgeaholic Of The Month.
Jim Bob Dwarf goes to Lemont, IL. and does Rewinds with Enuff Z'Nuff's Chip Z'Nuff and Donnie Vie on this night.
February 13, 2001: 20 Questions with Wolfpac's Daddy Long Legs go up, in which he talks about grave robbing, having sex with dead bodies, having sex with dead underage girls, having sex with live underage girls, peeing in your own mouth and spitting it on strippers, and fat guys going through the wall.
February 14, 2001: Hair Of The Dog's John Sepetys sends us an email telling fans that he's leaving the band.
February 20: 2001: 20 Questions with Savatage's Chris Caffery go up.
February 23, 2001: Metal Sludge reveals Exclusive Photos of Jani Lane on MTV's Cribs! It includes numerous still video shots including the shot to your right which is Jani relaxing in his pool.
February 22, 2001: We put up the first on the Enuff Z'Nuff Rewinds. The first one is with Chip Z'Nuff, which was done by Jim Bob Dwarf in Chip's truck.
March 1, 2001: Sludgette Of The Month Allison Miller and Sludgeaholic Of The Month Mike Jones.
March 2, 2001: Kendra Jade sends in photos of her modeling our Metal Slut tank tops and baby dolls!
March 3, 2001: Our Email Of The Week features SR-71 singer Mitch Allen up against somebody's mom who claims he's older than he says he is.
March 4, 2001: Dr. Rockett does his 3rd KNAC show with his guest nurse, porn star Dynamite.
March 5, 2001: Sludgette Of The Month Allison Miller is stripped of her title for treason against Metal Sludge. Later in the day, the Sludgeaholics speak out and Allison is given a day to appear in court.
March 6, 2001: Sludgeaho Allison Miller appears
in Sludge Court
with the Honorary Judge Boy Floyd Presiding. The Sludgeaholics are given 4 verdicts
to vote on and they are given a week to vote. Verdicts range from not guilty
to a lifetime ban.
Metal Sludge also has it's highest day yet....as in hits, not pot, dummy. We get 12,134 hits.
March 6, 2001: 20 Questions with American Pearl's Kevin Quinn goes up.
March 8, 2001: Donnie Vie's Rewind goes up today.
March 12, 2001: A verdict is reached in "The Sludgeaholics vs. Allison Miller" case. Allison is found Guilty as charged, with one year probation, and her Sludgette Of The Month revoked. She avoids the lifetime ban so he can contribute in the future, which she does. The Sludgette Of The Month that replaces Allison is Intern Lori!
March 13, 2001: 20 Questions with Keel's Ronnie Keel go up.
March 20, 2001: Metal Sludge meets it's match as we put up 20 Questions with the one and only Lemmy!
March 22, 2001: A Rewind with Anthrax's Scott Ian goes up today. In the interview Scott say he will wear a Metal Sludge shirt on "The Rock Show."
March 23, 2001: Scott Ian wears a Metal Sludge shirt as he hosts VH-1's "The Rock Show!" Scott wins a Super Balls Award in the process.
March 27, 2001: 20 Questions with Supermodel, Singer, Actress, Goddess, and all around Humanitarian Josie Pearl go up. You know, Jizzy's wife. And the Gossip Board loves it!
March 30, 2001: A week after wearing a Metal Sludge shirt on "The Rock Show," Scott Ian plays Ozzy Stillbourne's video request.
March 31, 2001: In a desperate attempt at getting some press, BulletBoy Marq Torien starts talking shit about Metal Sludge on stage. This is the start of him mentioning Sludge on the page.
April 1, 2001: Our April Fools Joke goes up,
which is an FU Award to Rikki Rockett and Scott Ian while we give the Super
Balls Award to Gerri Miller and Sebastian Bach. Meanwhile, Dr. Rockett takes
to the air on KNAC and discusses his thoughts on getting the FU Award. Dr. Rockett
goes off about Sludge, which results in Jani Bon Neil firing Dr. Rockett live
on the air via the chat room. Their battles continue throughout the show.
The April Fools post was only up for 24 hours and then taken down, never to be seen again. See, it pays to visit us every day or you might miss something!
Our Sludgeholic Of The Month is Billy Evans and our Sludgette Of The Month is Helena Handbasket!
April 2, 2001: Metal Sludge gets it's trifecta when a Sludgeaholic bring a "Metal Sludge Rules" sign to Raw and it gets on camera! We have now been on all 3 of the WWF's top programs, Smackdown, Sunday Night Heat, and Raw. However, there is no truth to the rumor that Vince McMahon is interested in signing The Masked Bastard.
April 3, 2001: 20 Questions with Lizzy Borden goes up.
April 4, 2001: We put our post, "Worst
Hair Bands Of All Time!" Also on this day, Metal Sludge is the first
to report that Riki Rachtman plans on reopening The Cathouse.
April 6, 2001: We get our first in a series of email from Jamie Hunting!
April 10, 2001: 20 Questions with Quiet Riot's Frankie Banali goes up.
April 17, 2001: 20 Questions with The Union
Scott goes up.
Round 1 of our Celebrity Sludgematch ends!
April 19, 2001: We report that Stuart
Smith is the new guitarist for The Eagles. And we are right, except it's
not the Stuart Smith we thought it was. Shit happens.
Metal Sludge returns to Metal Edge as we are listed as the #1 website by a fan!
April 20, 2001: Mark Slaughter has an estate sale at his home in Tennessee, so in effort to help Mark, Metal Sludge puts up a post about it which reveals his home address.
April 24, 2001: 20 Questions with Tesla singer
goes up. This was a phone interview done by Wendell Neely from the Classic Metal
Radio Show in Akron, OH.
Round 2 of our Celebrity Sludgematch ends!
April 25, 2001: Rock On The Decline goes up featuring 4 bands.
May 1, 2000: Jim Bob Dwarf strikes again! This
time he gets 20 Questions with Enuff Z'Nuff drummer Ricky
Round 3 of our Celebrity Sludgematch ends!
Our Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Patrick Anthony and our Sludgette Of The Month is Tiger Naegele.
Fun Fact on Tiger: She has a governement job and when they found out she was Sludgette Of The Month she got in trouble, which resulted in her asking us to take down a few of her more revealing photos. The photos we took down where only on the site for a few hours.
May 4, 2001: Jamie Hunting sends us an email offering anybody who finds his lost coat $500.
May 8, 2001: 20 Questions with former KNAC
and Pirate Radio DJ Tawn
Mastrey go up.
Round 4 of our Celebrity Sludgematch ends. David Lee Roth goes on to face Slash in the finals!
May 10, 2001: A Rewind with Heaven & Earth's Stuart Smith goes up today.
12, 2001: Sebitchian gets his 4th
B.A.F.B.A. for crying over an editorial that Paul Gargano wrote in Metal
The winner of our Sludgevivor 2 is announced! Scott Ian is the sole survivor beating out Donna D'Errico!
May 15, 2001: Method Of Mayhem's Marty
O'Brien does 20 Questions with us.
The winner of our Bonus Match in our Celebrity Sludgematch ends. Mick Mars defeats the Grim Reaper!
May 19, 2001: Scott Ian makes his Acceptance Speech for winning our Sludgevivor 2!
May 21, 2001: Courtney Ford makes her debut in a SludgeWire on this day. Courtney is somewhat the female version of Ozzy Stillbourne. They'd make a cute and very bitter couple.
22, 2001: Metal Sludge explodes with 17,050 hits in one day! 20 Questions
Morris also goes up that day, which either means Billy Morris has a lot
of fans or it's just a coincedence. You decide.
The finals of our Celebrity Sludgematch go up and David Lee Roth is the winner!
May 23, 2001: Januaury
Sludgette Of The Month Chantal sends us an email ripping apart Warrant's
Billy Morris for giving her only a 5 in his Rate-A-Chick.
Poison's Rikki Rockett starts the Poison Tour Diary for the Glam, Slam Metal Jam 2001.
May 24, 2001: A Rewind with Marvelous 3's Butch Walker goes up today. Also a post goes up today that reveals how Metal Sludge was involved in Motley Crue's autobiography, "The Dirt."
May 25, 2001: Our Email Of The Week is from Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx, thanking us for supporting their new book, "The Dirt."
May 29, 2001: 20 Questions with then Tuff guitar player Darrell Roberts goes up. Almost exactly a month later he quits Tuff to join WASP on the night of our Metal Sludge Extravaganza.
May 30, 2001: Quiet Riot's Frankie Banali sends in his first entry to the Quiet Riot Tour Diary for the Glam, Slam Metal Jam. Also on this day, Warrant's Mike Fasano sends in the only entry to the Warrant Tour Diary.
May 31, 2001: Our Email Of The Week features former Poison security guard Big John talking shit about Poison!
June 1, 2001: Our Sludgeholic Of The Month is Jan Laureyns and our Sludgette Of The Month is Stephanie Pierce.
2, 2001: To go along with the release of Motley Crue's "The Dirt,"
a Motley Crue insider sends us some old
school photos of the guys from 1984/1985.
June 5, 2001: 20 Questions with Black N Blue's Jaime St. James goes up.
June 12, 2001: 20 Questions with Portrait Records founder John Kalodner goes up.
June 13, 2001: The "White Trash Dream
Date Contest" with Rikki Rockett and Mike Fasano starts. Girls have 2 weeks
to send in an email and in 3 sentences tell us "Why I want to have lunch
with these two fucks." The winner gets:
A Warrant Street Team Shirt
A Metal Sludge T-Shirt & Baby Doll
One Cigarette to bum to Jani Lane
Limited Backstage Pass
A box camera to take pics of all the action
A John Deer Tractor refrigerator magnet from Cracker Barrel
Some vitamins from Kevin Dubrow and
A pair of their undies
And lunch at the Waffle House or Huddle House!
We get more emails and naked photos than we know what to do with.
June 14, 2001: A Rewind with Cathouse owner and former MTV VJ Riki Rachtman goes up today. We also put up a photo feature exposing Jim Bob Dwarf in a torrid sex scandal!
June 19, 2001: 20 Questions with Nitro's Jim Gillette goes up. We also get our 3 Millionth Hit at 5:20 EST!
June 21, 2001: A Rewind with Atomic Punk/Metal Shop/Metal Sludge Extravaganza 3 host Ralph Saenz goes up today.
June 26, 2001: 20 Questions with Danger Kitty's (Metal Shop) Michael Diamond goes up.
June 27, 2001: Metal Sludge Extravaganza 3 hits LA once again! The show is hosted by Ralph Saenz and Josie Pearl. Metal Shop is the headliner and Tuff was also suppose to play but their guitarist quit the band hours before they went on. Stevie Rachelle took the stage and called his guitar player a bitch. Paul Gargano, Blue Meanie and Jasmin St. Claire, Jeff Pilson, Bobby Blotzer, Robbie Crane, Jason Hook and many others are in attendance. While the party is going on, Jani, Ozzy, Floyd, and Donna hold the first, and only, Official Metal Sludge Chat in our Chat Room.
* Mick Mars not included
June 28, 2001: Darrell
Roberts and Lackie Bawless received the FU Award after Stevie Rachelle
sends us a brutal email going off on Darrell.
June 29, 2001: Tuff's Stevie Rachelle gets the Super Balls Award for his email talking shit about Darrell Roberts.
June 30, 2001: The first photo goes up of CC DeVille wearing a sandwich board and asking the fans for money goes up.
1, 2001: CC DeVille
gets another FU Award for wearing a sandwich board at Poison's aftershows and
charing fans money for his autograph, photo, or handsake. Rikki Rockett encouraged
us to give CC the FU Award.
The winner of our White Trash Dream Date Contest is announced. Tina Lu from St. Louis is the winner!
Our Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Rikki Rockett's dad, 71 year old Pop Rockett! Our Sludgette Of The Month is 15 year old Brie Moser-Omholt.
July 3, 2001: 20 Questions with Betty Blowtorch's Bianca Butthole goes up.
July 10, 2001: 20 Questions with Slik Toxik
singer Nicholas Walsh goes up as well as
The Adventures Of CC Banana! Well worth reading again and again.
July 11, 2001: We put up a post which features audio of a very drunk Stephen Pearcy trying to do station IDs.
July 17, 2001: 20 Questions with Stuck Mojo/Fozzy/Sick Speed bass player Dan Dryden goes up.
July 19, 2001: A Rewind with Quiet Riot's Kevin DuBrow goes up today.
July 24, 2001: 20 Questions with Slash's Snakepit's Keri Kelli goes up.
July 31, 2001: 20 Questions with Quiet Riot's Rudy Sarzo goes up.
1, 2001: Our Sludgeaholic Of The Month is Jeff
Easton and our Sludgette Of The Month is Emy
Dusty The Fat Bitter Cat makes his debut at Metal Sludge. Also, a mysterious timer appears at the top of the page counting down the days, minutes, and seconds. The timer appears to be counting down to September 1st, 2001.
August 2, 2001: A recap of the White Trash Dream Date Contest goes up! To your right, Fuckazo points out a date foul and Rikki molests the winner, Tina Lu.
August 3, 2001: Jamie Hunting returns with another interesting Email Of The Week.
August 5, 2001: Frankie Banali's Tour Diary says that the Glam, Slam, Metal Jam has been cancelled.
August 7, 2001: 20 Questions with Skid Row drummer Phil Varone go up.
August 8, 2001: Ozzy Stillbourne puts up his Random Thoughts On MTV's 20th Anniversary Party.
9, 2001: Paul
Gargano is shown in the October 2001 issue of Metal Edge wearing a Metal
Sludge T-Shirt! The photo can be found on page 128.
Rock On The Decline goes up featuring 6 bands really not worth mentioning.
August 14, 2001: 20 Questions with Warrant drummer Mike "Fuckazo" Fasano go up. He talks about penises numerous times.
August 17, 2001: Metal Sludge is mentioned in an interview with Marilyn Manson.
August 21, 2001: 20 Questions with Type O Negative drummer Johnny Kelly go up.
August 22, 2001: Dana Strum gets an FU Award for basically lying to a Sludgeaholic about us.
August 28, 2001: 20 Questions with Tuff bass player Brian Saunders goes up and people go, "Who?"
August 30, 2001: A Rewind with Dokken's Jeff Pilson goes up.
August 31, 2001: Sludgeaholics sit on the page waiting for the counter to reach zero to see what happens. At zero, the page disappears!
Sludge Notes & Facts:
Our Highest Month: June
2001 with 308,386 hits
Last year our highest month was 176,672
Our Highest Week: 84,676
Last year our highest week was 41,767 hits
Our Highest Day: 17,050
on May 22, 2001
Last year our highest day was 7,107
All the Metal Sludge Songs Of The Week on The Classic Metal Radio Show, 88.7, Akron, Ohio.
(Feb 3) Poison - "Look What The Cat Dragged In"
(Feb 10) Black Label Society - "Stronger Than Death"
(Feb 17) Motley Crue - "Knock 'Em Dead, Kid"
(Feb 24) Van Halen - "Unchained"
(Mar 3) Cinderella - "Somebody Save Me"
(Mar 10) BulletBoys - "F#9"
(Mar 17) The Donnas - "Too Fast For Love"
(Mar 24) Slash's Snakepit - "Speed Parade"
(Mar 31) LA Guns - "Sex Action"
(Apr. 7th) Lizzy Borden - "Deal With The Devil"
(Apr. 14th) Quiet Riot - "Metal Health"
(Apr. 21st) Enuff Z'Nuff - "Rock N' World"
(Apr. 28th) Anthrax - "Crush"
(May 5th) Bon Jovi - "Wanted Dead Or Alive"
(May 12th) Love/Hate - "Spinning Wheel"
(May 19th) Black N' Blue - "Hang On To 18"
(May 26th) Tuff - "American Hair Band"
(June 2nd) Junkyard - "Hollywood"
(June 9th) The Union Underground - "Killing The Fly"
(June 16th) Guns N' Roses - "Out Ta Get Me"
(June 23rd) Danger Kitty - "Love Rocket"
(June 30th) Pantera - "Five Minutes Alone"
(July 7th) Betty Blowtorch - "Big Hair, Broken Heart"
(July 14th) David Lee Roth - "Yankee Rose"
(July 21st) Flotsam And Jetsam - "Dig Me Up To Bury Me"
(July 28th) Alice In Chains - "We Die Young"
(Aug. 4th) Armored Saint - "Real Swagger"
(Aug. 11th) Iron Maiden - "2 Minutes To Midnight"
(Aug. 18th) Wildside - "Hair Of The Dog"
(Aug. 25th) Warrant - "Thin Disguise"
(Sept. 1st) Skid Row - "Youth Gone Wild" for our favorite singer
Slaughter - "Up All Night" for our favorite band
Rob Zombie & Howard Stern "The Great American Nightmare" for those who hate us
If you'd like to waste more of your time, you can read our Second Year In Review Right Here or our First Year In Review Right Here!
Or you can post on the reopened Gossip Boards!