In the rock world, bad blood isn't only garnered by rock stars talking smack across media platforms, it’s also an outcome of when bands collide on the road. The latest saga is between Sublime With Rome and Linkin Park. Rome Ramirez took to twitter over the weekend and said “Linkin Park called the cops on us and said … they were allergic to pot. Cops came and tool all our weed while we on stage.” He then called them “Linkin Narc” and included the #bitchmove. The two bands were among others at the KFMA Day Festival in Tucson, Arizona. Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda later Tweeted narcing isn’t the band’s style. But Rome put out a screen capture of a TMZ report where they claim to have grabbed up the police report from the incident and it described a guard who dropped Linkin Park’s name saying they were allergic. That same TMZ report says that LP apologized and promised to replace the confiscated pot, but Rome refused and is still pissed off. More drama?
Bandmates want nothing to do with Watkins
Bad blood can also be found between former bandmates for a variety of things, including shoddy deals with record companies, or ... that your band mate gets arrested for hiring a hit man to murder your estranged wife and eventually pleads guilty, or ... if your bandmate gets arrested, goes on trial for sex with a minor and seems far from remorseful ... that's likely to leave a bitter taste. The former was Tim Lambesis, who's other bandmates are luke warm and actually out with a new group. The latter is the case of Ian Watkins whose bandmates have all but said "eff off" ... They want nothing to do with him. Two members of the band have said they have zero interest of reconnecting with Watkins. Do you blame them? Watkins is serving 29 years in prison for child sex crimes.
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