Top Ten Music Artists With the Craziest Concerts

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Was there ever a concert for a band that you went to, and you were like "woah this is crazy". Well that's what I'm countin down today. These are the top ten bands and artists with insane, elaborate, violent, and totally unpredictable actions when they perform live.

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1GG AllinKevin Michael "GG" Allin was an American singer, songwriter and record producer, who performed and recorded with many groups during his career.V1 Comment
2GWARGwar, often styled as GWAR, is an American heavy metal band formed in Richmond, Virginia, United States, in 1984, composed of and operated by a frequently rotating line-up of musicians, artists and filmmakers collectively known as Slave Pit Inc.V1 Comment
3AnthraxAnthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker.V1 Comment
4The Flaming Lips

If you're planning on going to a FL concerts, don't seem surprised to see a man dressed in tinfoil walk down a strobe light covered runway holding a giant golden staff with a giant multi-color hamd that shots lazers everywhere. Imagine what the comcerts would look like if you did a ton of LCD? - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

5SlipknotSlipknot is a Nu Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa . The band released their first album in 1999 and was well received by critics and fans. The group gained success after the release of their second studio album, "Iowa". ...read more.

Corey Taylor of Slipknot is an onstage maniac. He vandalizes concert halls and stages, throws his microphones at people, and lighting stuff on fire. A microphone fiend indeed. - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

Try to get out of a Slipknot concert without some kind of injury, minor or major. I dare you. - NikBrusk

6RammsteinRammstein is a German Neue Deutsche Härte and Industrial Metal band consisting of Till Lindemann (vocals), Richard Kruspe (guitar), Paul Landers (guitar), Oliver Riedel (electric bass), Christoph Schneider (drums) and Christian Lorenz (keyboard), that formed in 1994 in Berlin . ...read more.

Their performance of Buck Dich got two of the members arrested.

They light themselves on fire every live concert and everything around them with flamethrower backpacks. It gets pretty "heated" at their concerts! HAHAAHA hehe hehe heee... - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

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7NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.

Nirvana's concerts were quite... interesting...(? ) They almost always trash their set of drums, guitars, amps, plug in fans, basses, and surroundings at the end of their concerts (probably not Unplugged in New York though lol). Kurt Cobain broke his wrist by diving in Grohl's drum set 3 times at one concert. At the Paramount Theater in 1991, Kurt ended with "Endless, Nameless" (the only time they played it live, since the concert on Halloween) by being running around in circles, being wrapped around in his own guitar cord, falling onto the floor and countined strumming the guitar rapidly as well as spinning on circles on the stage floor. Meanwhile, Dave is banging on his drums and Krist is smashing his bass. Kurt gets up and destroys a small fan with his guitar, then smashes it until the - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

8Marilyn MansonMarilyn Manson is an American rock band from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Formed in 1989 by frontman Marilyn Manson and Daisy Berkowitz, the group was originally named Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids with their theatrical performances gathering a local cult following in the early 1990s.

I want to go see him so bad in July. It's with Marilyn Manson, Slipknot, and Of Mice & Men. I might ask to go for a birthday present, because my birthday is the day before the concert. - music-is-life

He performed a sex act with a fan onstage one time.

Imagine that Katy Perry's SBHS took a load of cocaine, changed the wardrobe to something out of your worst nightmare, and replaced Katy Perry with a sepressed Kevin Arnold that screams a lot. Congrats, you have Marilyn Manson's concerts. - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

9The Germs

They would vandalise every town they played in and would give their fans cigarette burns as a souveneir. - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

10The WhoThe Who is an English hard rock band formed in London, England in 1964 . The members are Roger Daltrey (lead singer), Pete Townshend (guitarist), John Entwistle (bassist), and Keith Moon (drums). The genres they were associated with happened to be rock, soft rock, hard rock, and soul rock. They are ...read more.

Bashin' guitars back in the golden days, (YEAH PETE TOWNSHAND! ) back when ciggies were only a dime. - Bboymakinwitthefrekfreak

The Contenders

11MayhemMayhem is a Norwegian black metal band formed in 1984 in Oslo, regarded as one of the pioneers of the Norwegian black metal scene.

Their lead singer Dead would throw pug heads at the crowd and cut himself. He also carried around crosses on them. At some concerts, they carried Dead in a coffin. He would also have a dead bird in a bag and would smell it to feel the taste of Death. - SirSkeletorThe3rd

The former lead singer used to cut himself onstage with glass and throw pig heads at the audience to weed out the posers.

12ToolTool is an American progressive metal/alternative metal band, that was formed in 1990. ...read more.
13Shining

This black metal band had one of the most violent concerts in history.

14GorgorothGorgoroth is a Norwegian black metal band based in Bergen. Formed in 1992 by Infernus, the band is named after the dead plateau of evil and darkness in the land of Mordor.

They had models covered in blood on crucifixes and would have severed pig and sheep heads on stakes - SirSkeletorThe3rd

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15WatainWatain are a Swedish black metal band from Uppsala, formed in 1998. The band's name is taken from a recording by the American black metal group Von.

They've poured blood on the audience.

16SlayerSlayer is an American thrash metal band from Huntington Park, California, formed in 1981 by guitarists Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King.
17Alice CooperAlice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician and occasional actor whose career spans over five decades.
18Nine Inch NailsNine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
19CryptopsyCryptopsy is a Canadian technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec, formed in 1988. The band has sold over 300,000 records.

The lead singer would always dig up and ingest worms on stage.

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20Pearl JamPearl Jam is a Grunge Rock Band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. The band had comprised of Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament. ...read more.
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