We Went ‘Speed Metal Dating’ and Here’s What Happened

Speed Metal Dating. Yep, it is anything! In reality, lots of ny City metalheads ventured to Brooklyn’s steel Mecca, Saint Vitus, yesterday (April 10) searching for their Iron Maidens and King Diamonds.

The function received its share that is fair of in advance by regional news, caricaturing people who planned to attend as “woe-is-me” dark-hearts searching to carve ’SLAYER’ into each other’s hands. Predictions of an outright sausage fest had been additionally rampant on Facebook, also to be truthful, we half-expected this to function as the truth that is inconvenient. When’s the time that is last arrived of a steel concert unbaptized by the perspiration of one thousand dudes? Regardless of this norm, the planners did a fantastic job enticing females to just take part and split the gender pool right down the middle between 37 dudes and 37 gals.

Us metalheads tend to be embarrassing in social circumstances. “Never heard about Angel Witch?

Why have always been we wasting my face muscle tissue you?” There clearly was no chance I became infiltrating this thing alone, therefore I invited a metalhead that is female, Marisa, to participate me. It turned into my decision that is best associated with evening. Not merely did I have a perspective that is female Speed Metal Dating, but once Marisa and I also fundamentally had our very own rate date, we surely got to trade tales.

Each Speed Metal Date lasted for roughly one metal song at the discretion of metalhead comic Dave Hill. (more…)