“Hails and Happy New Year Metal Legions and Welcome To 2017!!!” Are you excited? I know that I am looking forward to a year that is loaded with exilarating Metal shows and new releases. I should add that I am also hoping for a lot less entertainment sadness than we found hitting us in 2016 so let’s keep our fingers crossed for that. Over the last couple of year’s I’ve typed up a little list of possible things to do that will help you live a better Metal life and since we do so much of the Pop Culture stuff now in terms of the comic book and toy postings, I will work out some items for that side of the fence as well. Here we go.
1. Keep listening to the Metal: Your favorites are the bands that have kept you interested in this kind of music for most of your life I am guessing whether it be KISS, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath or Type O Negative. Just keep playing those bands when you need to center yourself about the genre. I’ll return to this topic later on down the line of things.
2. Go To Metal Shows: Whether they be the big names or just some very worthy regional acts go out and see them perform in concert. It’s also recommended that you see the opening acts when its possible to do so for a couple of reasons. The first is that you did pay for the show so who wants to get less than their money’s worth and the second, probably most important aspect is that you just might see one of the next great things. Remember that at one time Van Halen opened for KISS and Cinderella opened for David Lee Roth and Motley Crue and Metallica for Ozzy Osbourne. Greatness awaits.
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