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Category: Generation X

Those of us who grew up in the 1980s and 1990s as the unsupervised latchkey kids of divorced parents

From Judas Priest to the Dalai Lama

One bored Sunday night recently, I was browsing the “Cult Classics” section of the Tubi streaming app and came across this short film I’d never seen or heard of: Heavy Metal Parking Lot. Now, in my late 40s, I’ve been interested in the obscure, the off-beat, and the otherwise odd for most of my life, so I’m always pleased to make new discoveries. This one I should have seen a long time ago: a fifteen-minute, homemade documentary about the parking lot outside a Judas Priest concert in Maryland in 1986.… Read more From Judas Priest to the Dalai Lama