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Steff Metal answers reader questions about heavy metal, writing and life

April 27, 2012 4 Comments

Five Epic Reasons to Be Your Own Boss


Steff: I don’t often include guest posts on this site (hence the name “Steff” in the title) but for friends and awesome folk like Ali of Aliventures, I make an exception. Ali is an author, writing coach and metalhead, and Steff Metal is but one stop on a virtual book […]

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May 11, 2011 2 Comments

Costumes, midgets and those wacky Germans: Talking pirate metal with Chris from Alestorm

Yarrr! It’s pirate metal week, and I’m stoked to get an interview with Chris Bowes, vocalist and keytarist of Alestorm, who will be rocking their own brand of pirate madness at Rising Sun in Auckland this Sunday. Steff: Hi Chris. What time is it in Scotland? Chris: It’s 11 o […]

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June 22, 2010 7 Comments

Get a Real Job: Elena Bathory, metal model


As a recurring feature here on the blog, I like to interview people with “metal” jobs – either within the industry or just jobs I think would be awesome. And this week, I’m pleased as Plutarch to present Elena Bathory, a metal model and clothing designer making a name for […]

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