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July 15, 2009 0 Comments

Up the Irons – 15 July 2009

Up the Irons is my shout out to all the things in the universe I love most, and there are plenty of them, large things and small things, weird things, normal things, edible things, metal things, musical things, intangible things and wuv-things, so Up the Irons will be a regular feature here on Steff Metal. […]

July 14, 2009 0 Comments

Packing a Suitcase for Grymm and Frostbitten Lands

I’m struggling. On Sunday I leave New Zealand with my husband and two awesome friends on a three month epic metal journey through Europe and the Middle East. I’m living in a campervan for eight weeks and in tourist hotels for the last month. We’re travelling during the European summer / spring, but we’ll be crossing […]

July 13, 2009 2 Comments

The Steff Metal Europe Adventure

On Sunday I leave New Zealand, for an epic three-month Metal Odyssey across Europe and the Middle East. I’m travelling with my beloved husband, CDH, my BFF, Lin, and our good and very metal friend Jonowar. Our trip goes as follows: July 19 – leave NZ. Fly to Dubai, then Hamburg, without crashing on the […]

July 12, 2009 0 Comments

Død Snø: Ein! Zwei! Die!

CDH (cantankerous drummer husband) got this gem from a friend of his at work. CDH’s Scottish friend and his Norwegian missus hadn’t seen Black Sheep, so we leant them our copy, and they loved it. They traded us Død Snø, which is basically the Norwegian version of Black Sheep, only better. We held a bogan […]

July 10, 2009 0 Comments

Metal Gods launch Fashion Lines

Divinity, by Rob Halford of Metal God Apparel, $54.50

Following in the footstep of Gene Simmons (because we all know Gene invented fire and dinosaurs and swizzle sticks and everything else in the universe) Rob Halford (Judas Priest) and Lemmy Kilmister (Motorhead) teamed up with different designers to produce their own lines of heavy metal-inspired fashion, according to this article in the Examiner. This […]