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This year has been absolutely amazing, and I have all of you to thank for it. Friends, family and the wonderful, intelligent and totally epic folk who read this blog – your comments, emails, advice and suggestions make writing so much more fun.
As of today, Steff Metal has over 450 articles, reviews and silly top ten lists about how awesome it is to be a metalhead. I am quite stoked about that. I’ve got a few great posts lined up for the holidays, and my top ten list, which I
promise will be out before the end of 2011, but in the meantime, if you want a little something to peruse over your Christmas dinner, here are some of my favorite articles for 2011:
Ask a Metalhead: Should I Study, Or Should I Headbang?
Metalheads 101: Is This Band Metal? Is That Band Metal?
Metalheads 101: What is a Metalhead?
5 Metal Things to Do in Crete
Metalheads 101: What IS Metal, Anyway?
Ten Reasons it’s awesome to be a metal chick
Heavy Metal Travel Guide for Finland
A Short and Heavy History of Finnish Metal
Finnish Metal Albums Reviewed
10 Reasons New Zealand is More Heavy Metal Than You
Metalheads 101: Attending Your First Metal Concert
Heavy Metal Travel in Auckland, New Zealand
Ask a Metalhead: What to Wear at Metal Festivals
Gothic Wedding Photo Shoot
5 Metal Things to Do in Palmyra, Syria
Metal History: The Black Death
5 Metal Things to Do in London, England
Ask a Metalhead: Sports for Metalheads who Aren’t Into Sports
Alestorm show review
Interview with Chris from Alestorm
Ask a Metalhead: Losing my Love of Metal
Metal Travel: Renting a Campervan for Wacken Open Air
The Unofficial Wacken Open Air Gear List
Top Ten Metal Albums of 2011 … So Far
Ask a Metalhead: Should You Date Your Best Friend?
Metal Travel: 5 Metal Things to do in Nurmburg, Germany
Metal Travel: The Munich After Dark Ghost Tour
Concert Review: Alice Cooper, Auckland, Sept 2011
Wacken Open Air 2011: Every Band I saw at Wacken, Reviewed
Veldesteiner Festival 2011: Mead, Metal and Mad German Archaeologists. Alos, Blackmore’s Night: Live at Burg Veldenstein and Veldensteiner Festival Photos.
Ask a Metalhead: He wishes I were More Metal
15 Greatest Metal Guitarists of All Time
33 Things Every Metal Guitarist Should Do Before they Die
10 Tips for Learning Metal Guitar
Wacken 2011: Merekats, Toilet Quiz Shows and Dolphins in the Mosh Pit
Steff Metal for Sheri Moon Zombie’s Total Skull
10 Albums to Get Non-Metalheads into Metal
Ask a Metalhead: Metal in the Workplace
And, don’t forget to check out my new webcomic + art website =
I leave you with some Slayer Christmas lights:
Grymm & Epic Holiday greetings \m/