08/24/2012 04:39 EDT | Updated 08/24/2012 05:14 EDT

Chavril and Six Other Musical Signs of the Apocalypse


When news of Chavril broke earlier this week, the Internet erupted with a collective shudder.

Clearly, the surprise engagement of Nickelback singer Chad Kroeger and fallen pop-"punk" star Avril Lavigne, announced in such rock cred-heavy publications as People and Hello Canada, was a sure sign of the apocalypse. And we agree, them Mayans were dead-on with 2012 being the end of the world.

But not just because of Chavril. There have many more musical signs this year that end is indeed nigh.

Let's take a look, shall we?

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