It was like every single Christmas, birthday and snow day rolled into one moment Kristen Ashley is a go-to author for me. I will read anything she writes. In fact, she's one of the only authors who I don't even need to read a blurb from. If she wrote it, I'll read it.
She dresses like a hooker, flips people off, and publicly talks about her sexuality in the most awkward ways possible. That's not called metal; that's called being a year old that grew up with liberal parents. Her music is pop rock at best, but she sports an Iron Maiden shirt in an interview, and all of the sudden she's metal? I don't think so -- though I will give her props for her killer shoes. Continue Reading There's a wide range of talented, beautiful chicks in the world of rock and metal--but the list becomes much narrower when the focus is truly raw talent and performance value. And a lot of these chicks have a knack for intimidating guys a bit as well, which you gotta love.
Many women vocalists go their own route - whether that be a classically trained singer, or operatic singing, punk style vocals, or even metal growling and screaming - and join the ranks of metal and hard rock royalty. There is no shortage of gorgeous women who create great music and look good doing it, and the metal world is no different. In a genre that is thought to be highly male-centric, it may come as a surprise that it was hard to even pick 20 of the hottest chicks in hard rock and metal.