Category Archives: Secret Metalhead

Michael Jackson’s daughter is thrilled about metal

Posted by on May 15, 2015

Sometimes it comes as a surprise to see how broad metal has become over the years and the kind of audience it reaches, particularly in the entertainment business like Matthew McConaughey and his audition video for Dazed and Confused wearing a metal shirt, or even the president of Indonesia who’s an avid Napalm Death fan. But even […]

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Amy Poehler rocks Iron Maiden shirt at Golden Globes afterparty

Posted by on January 12, 2015

We’re Metal Insider, not E!, but when one of the most successful comedic actresses out there comes fresh off of co-hosting the Golden Globes to show up at an after-party with an Iron Maiden shirt  on, you’re damn right we’re going to report about it! Ketel One tweeted out a photo of Poehler at her […]

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Dexter’s Michael C. Hall loves Kyuss

Posted by on December 4, 2014

Yesterday, Michael C. Hall, who many know as the lead character in Dexter or on Six Feet Under but is currently in the midst of a run on Broadway as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, did an AMA on Reddit. And one of the users, Tejona, asked Hall about his love of metal. Apparently, he’s a big fan […]

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Rihanna is a big Krokus fan, right?

Posted by on August 11, 2014

If there’s one thing Rihanna probably knows, it’s her second-tier ’80s hair metal bands, amirite? Perhaps not, but that didn’t stop her from rocking a Krokus shirt at the kickoff of the Monster Tour with Eminem. If you’ll remember, she’s made some metal-themed sartorial choices before, like the jacket she wore that popped up on Chris […]

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Here’s a Lady with three Babys

Posted by on August 7, 2014

We knew this was going to happen at some point. With Babymetal’s tour opening for Lady Gaga having just wrapped up, you knew that Gaga would eventually check out her opening act. And given that she’s a media entity that knows the power of celebrity, you knew that if a photo op presented itself, she’d […]

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