Category Archives: Secret Metalhead

NYC Mayor’s daughter is a metalhead

Posted by on December 30, 2013

On Wednesday, Mayor elect Bill de Blasio takes office as the Mayor of New York City following a 12 year run by Mike Bloomberg. And while the new Mayor’s rise from a New York City public advocate to assuming the helm of America’s largest city is interesting enough, his family’s might be even more interesting. […]

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Watch Lorde Sing Rainbow’s “Man On A Silver Mountain”

Posted by on November 15, 2013

17 year old Lorde has become an indie pop sensation lately thanks to her massive hit “Royals.” Now video of the New Zealand songstress performing at an even younger age has surfaced online, including one of her singing Rainbow’s “Man On A Silver Mountain” The performance reportedly took place at a “Battle of the Bands” […]

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Now ESPN’s John Clayton is REALLY hanging with Slayer

Posted by on November 4, 2013

@ESPNAssignDesk John Clayton Rocking with Slayer — Kim Grinolds (@KimGrinolds) November 4, 2013 One of the most memorable ads for ESPN’s SportsCenter depicted its 59 year-old reporter John Clayton as a closeted Slayer fan relaxing in his bedroom when he’s not on the network. Everyone had a good laugh about it, then forgot about […]

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The end of music: Justin Bieber Likes Metallica

Posted by on October 18, 2013

Somehow, Noisey got their hands on a clip of Justin Bieber humming the opening solo to Metallica’s “Fade to Black.” Yeah, that Justin Bieber, the guy that’s like the new Hanson, or Vanilla Ice, or whatever teen idol will be irrelevant in a few years. The guy that was born in between the Black Album and Load. […]

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The Bruins’ goalie is a metalhead

Posted by on October 9, 2013

The 2013-14 NHL season is little more than a week old, but what’s arguably the most metal of sports already has a metal headline. Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask recently sat down with Esquire to talk about his favorite Finnish metal bands. The goalie, who’s been with the Bruins since 2007, signed an eight year $56 million […]

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