Metalocalypse is an American adult animated television series , created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha , which premiered on August 6, , and concluded with a one-hour special, Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem , on October 27, on Adult Swim. The television program centered on the larger-than-life melodic death metal band Dethklok , and often portrayed dark and macabre content, including such subjects as violence, death, and the drawbacks of fame, with hyperbolic black comedy. The show was widely heralded as both a parody and a pastiche of heavy metal culture. The animation was often carefully synced to the music with the chord positions and fingering of the guitar parts shown in some detail. In the series, Dethklok is a death metal band that enjoys a popularity level unheard of, in reality, ranking as the seventh-largest economy on Earth by the end of the second season.
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The cover to Dethklok 's first album, The Dethalbum. Metalocalypse is a animated series centered around the fictional death metal band Dethklok. In the series, Dethklok is a band which enjoys a popularity level unheard of in reality, by either a heavy metal band or otherwise. The band in fact ranks as the seventh largest economy on Earth by the end of second season. The band's popularity is so powerful that impressionable fans will do anything its songs tell them to, even if that means death, which is usually the case. In "Dethgov", fans of Dethklok murder the governor of Florida after he disrespects lead singer Nathan Explosion, whom they then proceed to elect governor in a landslide write-in victory. If Dethklok endorses a product or service, competitors are quickly driven out of business.
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The animated television program centered on the larger-than-life melodic death metal band Dethklok and their fictional band members Nathan Explosion, Skwisgaar Skwigelf, Pickles, William Murderface and Toki Wartooth. The show is nothing short of brutal, leaving blood and guts splattered across the screen as the band sings about their favorite products, including Duncan Hills Coffee…. All episodes of Metalocalypse are now free on our app and site.
After performing a coffee jingle in the farthest reaches of the Arctic Circle to a sold-out crowd, Dethklok witnesses their French chef being chopped to pieces by the blade of their helicopter restaurant. The bad news is that Dethklok is now faced with the daunting task of cooking dinner themselves. In an attempt to make their next album the most brutal ever, Dethklok commissions a Russian nuclear submarine to record deep in the Nordic waters. Underwater, the band copes with seasickness, whale and radar pings infecting their tracks, and loss of food and oxygen.