50 ways to piss off a metal head

  1. Tell them every metal band worships the devil.
  2. Ask if all black metal bands are trying to copy KISS or just most of them.
  3. Hide their joint under their library card.
  4. Ask if they know of any other cool bands like Slipknot.
  5. If they're listening to metal, tell them it sounds like some mainstream band. Doesn't matter who.
  6. Say it's all a ripoff of Iron Butterfly anyway.
  7. Ask if they've given their souls to Jesus yet.
  8. Vaguely imply that you're gay and would like their company for the evening.
  9. Record over their Cannibal Corpse albums with other Cannibal Corpse albums and see if they ever notice the difference.
  10. Refuse to accept their fake I.D.
  11. Ask how much Dio got paid for his role as Stuart Little.
  12. Use the phrase "cookie monster vocals" and act like it's the funniest, most original thing you've ever come up with.
  13. If they're listening to metal, tell them "These guys don't have talent. Now (insert any mainstream band here), those guys have talent!"
  14. Say "What is vinyl?"
  15. Point out how homosexual Manowar is. If they agree, tell them the only thing more homosexual is Black Sabbath with Dio.
  16. Tell them it all sounds the same.
  17. Admit that Cliff Burton was a dirty hippy who had already peaked musically.
  18. If they say they love 80s metal, ask them what ever happened to Poison.
  19. Tell them you like underground music too, like (insert the newest overhyped fashionable loud-ish band from the radio)
  20. Point out that Tarja from Nightwish can't sing.
  21. Insist that Emperor videos would be better if they used a dance troupe.
  22. Ask if Mayhem is Marilyn Manson's band.
  23. Divert their CD shipments to the local Jewish community center.
  24. Write "God Loves You" on their Venom backpatch.
  25. Point out that just about every genre of music has an underground with bands who have integrity, so metal really isn't that unique.
  26. Post under their nickname on a power metal board and say Ray Alder nutss all over John Arch.
  27. Take out the Iron Maiden disc and put in 50 Cent.
  28. Give them a spiky pop-punk haircut while they sleep.
  29. Pronounce "Celtic Frost" correctly.
  30. If they're over 25, say that people can still rock even if they have an unplanned child or two and drive a grocery getter. Then point and laugh.
  31. Tell them you're not hiring and to try the other Cinnabon down the street.
  32. Sit quietly and applaud politely at a metal show.
  33. Make them be sober for five whole seconds.
  34. Ask if Randy Rhoads was on the same flight as John Denver.
  35. Tell them Korn brought metal back to life in the 90s.
  36. Turn the bass way up on their stereo.
  37. Laugh at Slayer for stealing their name from the Buffy show.
  38. Call Doro fat.
  39. Call them on their horrible grammar and/or spelling.
  40. Remind them that metal is partially derived from the blues. Then accuse them of being w**ggers.
  41. Use the phrase "balls in a vice" at least three times when talking about classic metal and/or power metal vocalists.
  42. If it's a guy with long hair, address him as if he were female. Don't correct yourself about it.
    43 .Be impressed with how much RoadRunner Records has improved over the past ten years.
  43. Say you love Metallica's debut, The Black Album.
  44. Notice that Lemmy hasn't moved his left hand in 30 years of playing bass.
  45. Refer to metal as "that kill-your-father rape-your-mother stuff."
  46. Ask them if their favorite band is so good, how come nobody has ever heard of them.
  47. Pine for the good old days when Pour Some Sugar On Me was a big hit.
  48. Tell them you used to be a metalhead, but grew out of it when you started listening to more intellectual stuff like (insert any band at all here)
  49. Post a list of "Ways To Annoy Metal Fans" knowing full well that so many of them internalize everything and can't take a joke.

Can you think of others? lol


I was hiking with Pistol... wearing shorts and a black shirt. She had on black too, but still normal clothing. Some asshats from NH walked by and called us "emos". I had to chase them off the mountain.


I'm dying of laughter, that's great.

Tell a metal head you're a huge In Flames fan, then proceed to say Rusted Nail is your favorite song.


You invoke the kek or just kek general?

general kek

Mission accomplished

Let kek abound and be much

Much kek such wow

Get them a three days grace album for their birthday and say you heard they were hardcore


Tell them that LimpBizkit is "da bomb".


Here's a few.

Ozzy Osbourne, is not the prince of darkness, the lich king is.

Dead, the deceased vocalist of mayhem, was just trying to be Kurt Cobain by killing himself with a shotgun.

Darkthrone is too mainstream.

Asking Alexandria is better than Judas Priest.

Freddie Mercury was a terrible singer

Hellhammer of Mayhem, is a terrible drummer. He can't run circles around Joey Jordison of Slipknot.

All metal lyrics are exactly the same.

Death, didnt start Death Metal.. Cannibal Corpse did.

"Slipknot is my favourite death metal band"

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They left out

"Mention Evanescence".

Slightly off topic here, I just don't get the stereotype of metal heads.

Funny thing was, my classmates never knew I listen to metal and alt rock until I have decided to blast one of the songs.

They all looked at me shocked as according to them I don't look like one due to the way I dress. A plain black shirt with dark blue jeans and black sneakers.

Get them to listen to this song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uriJOsWy_zU

Back in College for me I had some friends who were into metal that hated the show Metalocalypse because they took Metal way too seriously.

There were a few good ones in there. Some were just terrible though. Also, Logan, quit being emo.


The lich king is the prince of darkness