In this episode, Rob and Don are joined by music historian Richard Moule to discuss their mutual love and admiration for the musical art form known as Heavy Metal. The trio trace Metal’s history and inspirations, and talk about how metal became THE nerdly music of choice. All this, and why Death Metal is really redneck music, here for you in this episode of the Department of Nerdly Affairs.
Closing Music: Ode to Joy performed by Oliver Eckelt
Transformers the Movie (1986) Soundtrack
The Moody Blues
Children of Bodom covers Vivaldi
Blue Oyster Cult
Blue Oyster Cult in Comics!
Frog Leap Studios
Global Metal Documentary