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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Performances of Heavy Montreal 2014

Posted by on August 11, 2014

twistedsister3.) Twisted Sister

This is a completely serious, hard-earned pick. Dee Snider ran out on stage wearing a shirt that read “STOP TAKING SELFIES” and proceeded to run the band’s classic lineup through Stay Hungry in its tidy-yet-frantic entirety. Along the way, he reminded everyone why Twisted Sister was such a vital band in its heyday and also suggested that the past was more present than the average person would think. Still up to the stage-tumbling, explosive antics that mixed the danger of Iggy Pop with the theatrics of Alice Cooper so many years ago, Snider performed with a hunger a whole lot of young frontmen would kill for, and it was spellbinding to watch.

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