Skinny Puppy Bills U.S. Government

After learning through the grapevine that its music had been used by the U.S. military to torture detainees at Guantanamo Bay by subjecting them to sleep deprivation, the Vancouver industrial noise band Skinny Puppy announced recently that it was sending an invoice to the U.S. government to cover the cost of the unauthorized use of its music.

The odds of them getting a response are probably pretty long. But the experience apparently did serve as inspiration for Skinny Puppy’s latest studio album¬†Weapon.¬†To close, here’s the video for “illisiT” off the 2013 album:

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your inferior human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.