head-banger


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head-banger

Slang
a heavy-metal rock fan
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"People thought, because of the reputation I had at the time as a bit of a head-banger, I'd done a Cantona.
After their triumph, Billy, 28, has vowed: "We are already working on something even more dangerous than the head-banger.
We had a really bad accident doing the head-banger in rehearsals, because we were so nervous.
Unlike the head-bangers, we don't share our joy, but rather bottle it up in our private consumption.
You can shimmy to the EDM-infused vibe of Edmund Macam Perlas and Phil Geronilla's 'You Got Somebody,' Perlas, Geronilla and Jason Aguja's 'I Dare You,' and the pop-rock bounce of Jonathan Douglas and Joel Houston's religious head-banger 'One Way.'
Marty Walsh (endorsed by the Dropkick Murphys in his recent election, yo) lets Johathan Richman's head-banger speak for itself.
we What sort of head-banger can be a devotee of Chairman Mao - whose bloody rule is reckoned to have resulted in the deaths of 70 million of his people through starvation, forced labour and executions?
"The most important thing was that he was okay because I would have felt terrible if it had been worse than what it was." If McIlroy was relieved, Paul Lawrie was thrilled, having rolled back the years in a magical start to his bid McILROY'S A HEAD-BANGER From Back Page McIlroy had to go back and play three from the tee and the incident cost him a double-bogey six.
Or will the nearest anyone gets to the infamous head-banger lift be when they take a nasty tumble?
But the Motorhead head-banger will be urging fans to do exactly that on the label of his very own range of red wine.
Now, to celebrate his 30th birthday, the one-time "head-banger" is planning a milestone haircut.
"He's had his problems and has been a bit of a head-banger," said Collingridge.