Horror (“Trick or Treat”), documentary (“Anvil”), and mockumentary (“This Is Spinal Tap”) each capture the spirit of metal in its own unique way. So what’s consistent here? Well, get ready to bang your head.
“Derek Smalls” (the genius Harry Shearer) knows that fine line between “clever and stupid” – and explores it in his new “Spinal Tap”- inspired solo album. Turns out, being an aging rock god makes for some great music.