Addison Herron-Wheeler
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Addison Herron-Wheeler

Addison Herron-Wheeler is the author of Wicked Woman, a book on the history of women in heavy metal. She is news and reviews editor for New Noise Magazine and editor of OUT FRONT magazine, as well as an avid metal and cannabis freelancer. You can find her hugging dogs, being a workaholic, or constantly writing.

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There are many ways to be radical in a troubled and troubling world, and they don’t all involve heavy-handed political messages. Smoulder may focus on dragons, swords, and fantasy in their lyrics, but that doesn’t mean there feet aren’t planted firmly in the real world. We talked to Sarah Kitteringham,

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It’s hard to believe it’s been five years since Wicked Woman was first published. Of course, it’s really even older than that, because it was years of work in the making.  I first stumbled across the idea when I had to do a project in college about women in metal,

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