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NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 02: Metal band GWAR performs live onstage for the Viva La Bam tour at Roseland Ballroom on November 2, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

Who doesn’t love GWAR, right? Now, everyone’s favorite heavy metal band has released The Disc With No Name, a four-track acoustic EP. It’s hard to imagine GWAR going acoustic, but they rock it on here.

“When Sleazy P. Martini suggested we do something ‘unplugged’ I was confused,” Blóthar the Berserker said in a statement. “It took me forever to get it plugged in the first place. Turns out he wanted us to record a few GWAR tunes, stripped down to chords, harmony and emotion. Now that I understand what’s going on, I’m thrilled with the project. I was finally able to release my inner Joni Mitchell. I swallowed her years ago, and she’s been living in my belly ever since.”

In addition to the new tunes, the band has also released its Ragnarök Rye signature whiskey.

Stream The Disc With No Name below.

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at and tweet at her @AnneErickson!