The Finger Files 

McDonald’s Spoof of Apple is Genius

  • 3:20 pm Thursday, February 16th, 2017 by fingers13
Sturgis McDonald's sign and blue sky at the 67th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, Sturgis, South Dakota, August 6-12, 2007 (Photo by Visions of America/UIG via Getty Images)

We have all seen the commercials for Apple products showing how groundbreaking and “magical” they are. Well McDonald’s just knocked it of the park in parody land. I hope the “Straw” is real! – Fingers

Valentines Do’s and Don’ts

  • 5:34 pm Monday, February 13th, 2017 by fingers13
YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 10:  (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) Sea otter 'Yutan' swims with a heart-shaped ice ahead of the Valentine's Day at Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise on February 10, 2017 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan.  (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)

Whether you feel its just a Hallmark day or a true romantic holiday there is a right and a wrong way to do it. To all you lovers out there enjoy your day. – Fingers


  • 3:37 pm Monday, February 13th, 2017 by fingers13
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 12:  (L-R) Musicians Robert Trujillo and Kirk Hammett of Metallica, singer Lady Gaga and James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich of Metallica arrives at the 59th GRAMMY Awards on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

One of my cherished metal memories is interviewing Lars Ulrich at the Nassau Coliseum when they opened for Qzzy’s “Ultimate Sin” tour. They were touring on “Master of Puppets” called the “Damage Inc.” tour. Lars was so young and excited and talkative, it was great. That’s where he recorded the famous Fingers Metal Shop ID that opens with “Hello this is Lars Ulrich of Metallica Ha!…” That was 1986. Fast forward to last night when they were on the Grammy’s with Lady Gaga, more seasoned a little gray and still on their game (except for the mic thing which I [More]

Dee Snider Stands Against Bullying

  • 3:10 pm Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 by fingers13

Dee does a lot of great community work outside his music career and this is something I back him on. After a young fan takes her life Dee takes to YouTube and Twitter to share his feelings and thoughts. No parent should have to bury their child but this situation just amplifies it’s pain and ugliness. Rest in Peace Paige – Fingers

Def Leppard’s Joe Elliot Chats with Fingers

  • 3:52 pm Friday, February 3rd, 2017 by fingers13

You gotta love Def Leppard! Through trial and tribulation they have consistently delivered. Even when they are not at 100% they are still having fun and giving us their all. Joe remarks how they laugh at each other when they screw up. There lies what I believe to be the key to their success. They take their job seriously and their integrity shows in their work however they realize the simple human element of it all and that at the end it’s all about a fun time for the fans as well as themselves. They are one of only 5 [More]