The Mentors formed in 1977. Many have called The Mentors pioneers of Shock Rock. They were known for their offensive and perverse lyrics which caught the attention of many including Tipper Gore, who formed the PMRC (Parents Resource Music Center) Movement citing The Mentors for their shocking lyrics and labeling albums with “Parental Warning” labels. El Duce, singer/drummer had controversial appearances including Jerry Springer and The Hot Seat. After overcoming El Duce’s death The Mentors have continued to keep El Duce’s spirit alive writing, touring and recording new material with drummer/ singer Marc DeLeon “Mad Dog”
Slayed in Oregon is a public access TV show based out of Portland, Oregon. This show is made up of interviews, rockumentaries, live shows, animations, mosh pits & more! Filmed in the dark corners of underground dive bars, venues and practice spaces, Slayed in Oregon strives to promote and support the local/ non local Heavy Metal community.