Top Ten Reasons Why Pop Fans Are Worse Than Metal Fans

RustyNail

The Top Ten

1 They like the artists because of looks, not the music

Metal fans certainly don't care about the age and looks of metal musicians. Metal fans love musicians for their talent and this is an important part of the metal subculture and Metal Ethic Code. Yes, there is Metal Ethic Code which is based on shared values - this Code mostly applies to musicians but sometimes to fans. Metal genre is the only music genre with community because you have community only where you have shared values and rules.

Metal musicians don't want to look very sexy or attractive on purpose - they want to be appreciated for their music. Metal musicians are not stupid - they know that "sex sells" but they actually avoid it and this is one of the metal rules. - Metal_Treasure

Beaver, one direction, maroon 5,BTR, 5sos, Jonas brothers, Brittany spears, Taylor swift,etc. In my Spanish class, we watched a Spanish music video with hot guys. The girls were loving those guys, and always ask my Spanish teacher if we can watch it. THEY DON'T EVEN UNDERSTAND THEM. I don't care if someone looks like a deformed rhino human hybrid, if I like their MUSIC, I'll buy it. - RustyNail

Uh no! This is a false statement, some of them does, not all of them. For example I love Rihanna and I think she is the hottest girl on earth HOWEVER the things that made me adore her are her stand-out voice tone and her versatile and catchy discography, looks and personality makes you like them as a person, not as an artist. - DaisyandRosalina

Ok this is just STUPID! I love Camila Cabello and I think she's the sexiest, hottest girl in the UNIVERSE, and I love her sweet as hell personality, and how she loves her fans to the point where they are friends, I actually happen to be one of THOSE fanboys! But I also like her for her lovely unique voice and her catchy discography (I legit have Havana on repeat), and her amazing songwriting ability! So I'm not just "blinded by looks and personality" like you ignorant metalheads say!

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2 They often like an artist/band/song because it's popular and their friends like it

I listen to rock/metal music because I love it. Not because its what's cool, if I'm not in your club, I don't care. They want to fit in, I get that, but like what you want to. - RustyNail

My friends hate Fall Out Boy and Twenty One Pilots... - DCfnaf

My friends loves rock and I love pop so... - DaisyandRosalina

I'm a metalhead and say it everywhere just so I don't have to listen to computerized music

3 They bash rock/metal fans for liking a different type of music

If we were all the same, this would be a horrible world - RustyNail

Hypocrite much? Metal/Rock fans did it as well. - DaisyandRosalina

This is super annoying. - 906389

True - waraypiso

4 They like an artist for a short time then begin to hate them if they aren't as popular

Yes, I'm a metal fan and I would never say "I was into Iron Maiden for the summer", LOL

Metal music isn't disposable. Metal fans are the most loyal music fans - Spotify published a report on that based on their stats about all music genres.

And I actually like less popular metal bands that sound different from the metal mainstream. - Metal_Treasure

You never see a metalhead say " oh yeah I was really into slayer or Avenged Sevenfold for the summer". We like something and we are hooked - RustyNail

Hmm... if I'm not wrong metal fans usually complain when their bands changes sound and calls them sellouts... - DaisyandRosalina

And Metalheads start hating on metal bands when they change their sound and accuse them of "selling out". Meanwhile, dedicated pop fans still love Adele and Beyoncé to this day. - DCfnaf

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5 They think all metal fans are Satanists, druggies, deadbeats, etc.

You don't know me, and if you're looking for Satanism, music is definitely not it. - RustyNail

You think all pop fans are teenage girls who follow trends. - DCfnaf

And you call pop fans tasteless kids who follows trends so... - DaisyandRosalina

I SO have to agree! I unfortunately became very well known a year ago on deviantart as a person whom LOVES all sorts of metal music and almost instantly their were comments all over my profile page screaming, "2edgy4me! " "emo loser! " "evil Satanist/devil worshipper! " and "you cutter! You attention whore! " and I was like, "what? I'm a devote Christian whom is not some emo weirdo whom cuts herself for attention, worships the devil and does evil things in his name, and loves to be edgy."

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6 They can't tell lip syncing/autotune

Metal bands have used vocal effects also. And this visitor comment here is ignorant because there are plenty of pop songs with no autotune. - DCfnaf

Every Pop song has been tampered with especially the voice so it not the artist real voice

Yes they can, go and watch those "live vocals" videos. - DaisyandRosalina

7 If you don't like a specific artist or genre, they bash on you

It doesn't matter what genres in metal.I'll wear one of my Pantera shirts and see a teen chick wearing a megadeth shirt. Next thing you know we're talking, next thing were close friends, then you wake up with us nude in the same bed( KIDDING, COULDN'T RESIST), then their singing on your record. - RustyNail

8 They often think songs that are covered by pop artist are an original song from that artist
9 They think there's not any more metal bands when there are

So many bands old and new, soft and heavy. If you don't listen to the music you don't know. Its actually pretty cool because of this, its like our own HUGE secret. - RustyNail

10 They think dubstep artists are talented

By their logic, pressing buttons on a keyboard is talent and shredding an electric guitar for a solid 2 and a half minutes while changing tempos midway through the solo isn't.

Makes perfect sense doesn't it?

No of course not; these people are ignorant fools who don't deserve to be on this planet.

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11 They are very judgemental

A lot of times bands don't make songs that sound the same most pop fans hear one song from a band and hate it they don't listen to the bands other song

And this list is treating pop fans like the nicest people ever? - DCfnaf

12 They don't understand sub genres

I don't just mean rock and metal, every music genre from pop to blues has many subgenres - RustyNail

Pop fans stop thinking that metal is oh god I hate saying this 'screamo' cause its not check out some Symphonic metal for crying out loud

13 Metal fans don't shriek whenever they meet their idol

I might if I ever met Tommy Karevik but I may keep cool

Sure... - DaisyandRosalina

What's wrong with SHRIEKING?
We have a RIGHT to shriek!
It's exciting to meet our favorites!
Hell, if I met Camila Cabello I would be SCREAMING SUPER LOUD! And she herself will understand because she herself used to be a fangirl!

14 They are stalkers
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