Mike McPadden

Mike McPadden

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in Brooklyn, NY, The United States
August 21, 1968



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Brooklyn-born Mike McPadden is the Head Writer of the skinternational online phenomenon Mr. Skin (well-known to fans of Howard Stern and the movie Knocked Up). In addition to years of freelance journalism (Esquire, Black Book, New York Press) and more than a decade as a Hustler editor and correspondent, Mr. McPadden has also been a B-movie screenwriter (Animal Insincts 3) and shock-rock musician (Gays in the Military).

On the book front, Mr. McPadden authored If You Like Metallica… (Backbeat Books), edited Mr. Skin’s Skintastic Video Guide (SK Press) and two volumes of Mr. Skin’s Skincyclopedia (St. Martin’s). He also contributed chapter-length essays to Bubblegum Music Is the Naked Truth (Feral House), The Heavy Metal Book of Lists (Backbea

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In January 2011, I cracked open the indispensable reference bookSwedishsensationfilmsby Daniel Ekerothand read in a preface by the book’s publisher,Ian Christeof the megalithicBazillion Points, how the book’s completion had taken “two-and-a-half years”.

Ha!I thought.Well, I’ve got that on Ekeroth.No waaayHeavy Metal Moviesis going to take two-and-a-half-years to come out!

And I was ri...

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Average rating: 4.24 · 29 ratings · 10 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Heavy Metal Movies
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2014
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If You Like Metallica...: H...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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