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H.I.M. Bassist Comments On Bam Margera

Beat magazine caught up with H.I.M. bassist Migè (real name: Mikko Heinrik Julius Paananen) and asked if he ever finds the "Viva La Bam"/Bam Margera craze that has sewpt up his band a little suffocating. "Well, there are lots of smart people who say 'all publicity is good publicity,'" he said. "Um, how should I put it? Perhaps this genre of our band is part of this kind of uh... entertainment that he does. All the 'Jackass' stuff and Steve-O stuff, perhaps it's not exactly what we represent — he's a skateboarder and comedian basically and we are this sort of tongue-in-cheek, serious heavy metal band, so I think it's kind of interesting to see what comes out when these people get together and do things. So I don't see it as a burden or as a negative thing; it's more like an experiment. And we've been hanging around with Bam so much that it's actually more of a friendship between us instead of combining our poor talents." Read more at Beat.com.au.

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1. tom MSF writes:

f*** them both, and f*** bam especially. DUR b****es myspace dot com slash durcrew

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2. no one writes:

H.I.M sucks donkey balls and will continue sucking donkey balls...stupid f***s

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3. Explosivo writes:

couldnt agree more, HIM sucks!

# Mar 25, 2006 @ 10:49 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. sevenchurches writes:

him and bam have something in common

THEY ARE BOTH FRUITS

# Mar 25, 2006 @ 11:16 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. thedenied writes:

how is this news? and HIM isn't metal, mige is just as much as a joke for saying that. they both suck.

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6. edge-of-forever writes:

"serious heavy metal band"

hahaha

# Mar 26, 2006 @ 1:30 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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7. him suk writes:

him isnt even heavy

# Mar 26, 2006 @ 6:27 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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8. broken face writes:

does he even kno wat band his in "serious heavy metal" dnt make me laff, viva la bam is staged an Him dnt even get me started on them fags

# Mar 26, 2006 @ 6:34 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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9. jim writes:

any group that uses the term "love-metal" should be shot.

# Mar 26, 2006 @ 12:20 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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10. slayerdisciple writes:

and razorblade romance, u cant use that album title and call urself metal, when u do ur officially emo

# Mar 26, 2006 @ 11:00 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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11. azuramouse writes:

Umm, H.I.M hasn't done one metal song in my opinion its more alternative music to me.

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12. BodomFan writes:

no it's gay music

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 10:38 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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13. sevenchurches writes:

if you want some real metal listen to possessed. possessed sh**s all over him. if freddie mercury was around even fruit cake freddie would call h.i.m. fags.

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 10:41 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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14. BodomFan writes:

bam's a spoiled little prick and H.I.M. is just plain gay

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 11:12 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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15. HxCisI writes:

H.I.M SUX. WAT ELSE IS THERE TO SAY.
ABOUT BAM................. HE AINT THE BEST SK*ER IN THE WORLD. BUT IT IS FUNNY SEEIN ALL THE DUMBASS STUFF HE DOES.

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16. sevenchurches writes:

h.i.m. stands for
homos' icky mangina

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 4:06 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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17. DDAMM writes:

Yeah what the f*** is this H.I.M. bs all about anyway? A boy band that actually plays instruments or what. I mean if your in a metal band your gonna get p***y anyhow why look like a b**** and sing like one too?

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 6:55 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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18. no one writes:

i wish i could burn H.I.M in a church

# Mar 27, 2006 @ 11:49 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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19. BaKeD writes:

i like HIM, but BAM is a f***in dumbass

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20. eddie is real writes:

i agree with sevenchurches freddie mercury would call him A bunch of fags and i hate queen

# Mar 28, 2006 @ 10:52 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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21. D0odl3 writes:

I have to agree with some of you...H.I.M. is definatly NOT heavy metal! But they aren't gay either...hate to break it to ya but I am one of their fans (and as a skateboarder I look up to bam...he gives me a challenge, and by the way...I am a girl, who prolly could skate just a tad better than bam..HA!)

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22. BLACKDOG writes:

BAM'S show is entertaining.I like H.I.M. but I'm not terribly impressed by them.

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23. BLACKDOG writes:

Personally I think CKY is better.

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24. slayerdisciple writes:

cky isnt aweful tho but not great definatly better then him, bam was better in jackass

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25. sevenchurches writes:

pansy division and the frogs are more heterosexual then him and thats saying something.

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26. timothy writes:

fuc k HIM there f***ing gay

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27. fuck you all writes:

f*** you all right him are one of the best bands out there right now and i thiunk u should all burn in a dark corner while slitting ur own wrists like u always do EMO BASTARDS!!!!! and if ur a goth just look at urself get a life d***brain!!!

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28. daniella writes:

hi bam margera
him cool
hi

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29. Daniella sorrell writes:

h.i.m is cool and hot and love you bam margera and i love you bam margera and i love you bam magera and i love you him and

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30. Zos Kia Cultus writes:

Bam Margera & H.I.M. are both c*** sucking poofters and will suck c***s in hell you f***in little fa**ot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'M DONE

f*** YOU!!!

# Apr 10, 2006 @ 5:46 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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31. scarlett writes:

whats with all the sh** talking? and what's with all the typed bleeps? *laugh* Anyway, I also am a fan of HIM and though they may not be metal compared to a lot of the crap in the US such as Cradle or Dimmu or whatever it is you may consider metal, they're from Finland. Music is different there than in the US.

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32. Twiggii writes:

who gives a s**t there both HOT

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33. wildthang06 writes:

BAM MIGHT SUCK, HMM BUT H.I.M. RULES SO KICK MY WITHE AMERICAN HATEN a$$ MUTHA f***A

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34. russell writes:

right on wildthango6 H.I.M. rules and bam is a little d*** / so if you dont like h.i.m. dont buy there sh** ok its that easy

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35. lordpaco18 writes:

why is HIM even mentioned on this site??

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36. bloodymeathook writes:

h.i.m are c**k sucking pieces of s**t serioulsy. how can you write sh**ty songs with names like wings of a butterfly and call yourself metal? WTF? They shouldn't even me on this site, its metal underground, metal. Another band that shouldn't be on this site is my chemical romance, the are a bunch of fags. DEATH TO EMO.

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37. Endless666 writes:

i could agree with everyone that says HIM IS Fcuking piiece of sh** and can die along with bam that little piece of SH**

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38. sevenchurches writes:

him sucks and swallows!

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39. BigNig writes:

hahahaha Oh man, everyone hates him, It's good to finally see the world hasn't all turned gay

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40. sevenchurches writes:

this band sucks nuts. they suck so hard they avenged 7fold seem PROTO-metal. that very hard to do!

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41. sevenchurches writes:

*they make

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