Heavy Metal http://wunc.org en The Struggle Of Black Women In The World Of Heavy Metal http://wunc.org/post/struggle-black-women-world-heavy-metal <p></p><p></p><p>When Laina Dawes was eight years-old, she sat in front of her television watching the made-for-television movie “Kiss Meets The Phantom of the Park.”&nbsp; Soon after, her parents gave her Kiss’ Double Platinum record, and later followed an obsession with bands like Judas Priest and Black Sabbath.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.lainad.typepad.com/">Laina Dawes</a>&nbsp;is a bona fide metal head. But her fandom is complicated, though it probably shouldn’t be, by the fact that Laina is a black woman.</p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:06:09 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 25295 at http://wunc.org The Struggle Of Black Women In The World Of Heavy Metal