This arrived the other day on my news feeds:
A new study finds 1980s heavy metal fans have matured into responsible adults.
–Tom Jacobs, The Metalhead Kids Are Alright
Pacific Standard (July 7, 2015)
Fade to black, it’s over. Heavy metal has utterly failed.
Shared Article from psmag.com
The Metalhead Kids Are Alright
Researchers find that former metal fans “were significantly happier in their youth, and better adjusted currently” compared to their peers who preferred other musical genres, and to a parallel group of current college students.
Tom Jacobs @ Pacific Standard