Heavy Metal

Memorial Service for Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister

by Bill Brenner January 10, 2016 Heavy Metal

Those who know me are well aware that I’m a huge fan of Motorhead — particularly founder, singer and bassist Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister. For those who want to watch the full memorial service, click below.

Metal Made Me Smarter Than I Appeared

by Bill Brenner April 1, 2015 Heavy Metal

I was never considered a particularly smart kid. I didn’t care much about my school work and was written off by some teachers as a waste of space.┬áBut according to a new study about smart kids listening to heavy metal, I was apparently just pretending to be stupid. Mood music: A study of more than 1,000 of the brightest five percent of young people found that intelligent teenagers often listen to heavy metal music to…  [Read More]