Heavy Metal Headlines

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Can you name the heavy metal bands associated with these infamous events?

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1992: Massachusetts college student Wayne Lo goes on a shooting spree wearing a T-shirt from this Queens, New York hardcore band.
1993: Teenage members of this German black metal band are convicted of murdering a 15-year old schoolmate.
1994: The founder of this Norwegian black metal band is convicted of murdering guitarist Euronymous.
1994: At one point, three of this Norwegian black metal band's four members are simultaneously imprisoned, for murder, arson, and assault, respectively.
1997: The frontman of this Swedish death metal band is convicted as accessory to murder, begins a seven year incarceration.
2003: Pyrotechnics used on stage by this hard rock band from Los Angeles spark a nightclub fire that kills one hundred patrons and the band's guitar player.
2004: During a performance at an Ohio nightclub, a man charges the stage and shoots the guitar player for this Texas metal band.

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