Tag Archives: heavy metal

How Gay Culture Influenced The Metal Music Scene

I never forgot it! It was back in my 1980’s Lake Howell High School years. (That’s in Central Florida.) When I mentioned I liked Prince, what did metal-heads say? “Prince is gay!” Yet, their metal heroes were the most masculine … Continue reading

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Def Leppard’s Upcoming 2018 US Tour with Journey

Back in April 2016, I blogged about rock group’s Def Leppard’s famous phrase “gunter glieben glauchen globen”. I thought nothing of it. The words just popped up into my head one day. Then, I decided to write a blog post … Continue reading

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The Heavy Metal Executions (a short story)

That night, the theater contained a full house. In the audience sat white men and women of various ages. The men wore expensive suits. The women wore expensive dresses and jewelry. At the moment, a bare stage sat in front … Continue reading

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Gunter Glieben Glauchen Globen: The Origin of a Famous Rock Phrase

During the summer of 1983, I was fourteen at the time. The apartments I lived in contained residents of various races and ethnicities.  This various mix exposed me to different varieties of music. This was how I was exposed to … Continue reading

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