Jamey Jasta, the lead vocalist of Hatebreed and host of the podcast The Jasta Present, has spoken out about Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson after the 64-year-old heavy metallic frontman criticized weed smokers in the audience at a recent Iron Maiden concert.
Jasta, 45, took to Twitter this week after a fan-captured video from September emerged that reveals Dickinson lambasting the pot-smoking get together mid-show. From the stage, the Iron Maiden singer indicated that marijuana smoke bothers the band once they play.
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Jasta tweeted on Monday (Oct. 24), “Bruce Dickinson should you learn this. Hello. You’re an ideal vocalist/frontman. We took your son’s band on tour. Hope you’re nicely. Simply so ya know. Plenty of individuals prefer to smoke weed at outside concert events. WHAT DOESN’T ANNOY YOU BRO?!?! In addition to flying planes? lol you may want a puff or 2”
Both manner, Iron Maiden clearly aren’t cool with the hashish. Dickinson lambasted the weed people who smoke throughout Iron Maiden’s live performance at Anaheim, California’s Honda Middle on Sept. 21, per Metal Injection. Amid his onstage diatribe, Dickinson instructed he and Iron Maiden founder Steve Harris abhor weed whereas they carry out.
“I do not know what it’s,” Dickinson mentioned. “There’s so many fucking individuals smoking a lot fucking dope down right here — I am amazed you’ll be able to even see.”
The Iron Maiden singer added, “Poor previous Steve. I do not know if you realize, however he completely fucking hates marijuana and the odor of it, alright? So when he is attempting to play bass, it fucks him up. It fucks me up. I am a singer, alright? So, duh. I might ask for a tiny little bit of respect. If you wish to go get fully stoned out of your fucking thoughts, exit the again and do it. Alright? In any other case, you are going to find yourself like this fucking knucklehead right here going, ‘uhh…'”
Jasta wasn’t the one one weighing in on Dickinson’s weed admonishment. Undeath additionally seemingly commented on the story through social media, stating, “You’ll be able to smoke weed at our reveals. We don’t care. Really we actively encourage it.”