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I like smoke and lightening

I learnt something interesting this morning. Forgive me if you already know this, it’s possible I’m the only one who wasn’t aware of it. The term ‘heavy metal’ was given to us by Steppenwolf; it’s from the lyric Heavy metal thunder, in their song ‘Born to be Wild’. What’s doubly interesting (for me), is that […]