The Finger Files 

All Hail The Map of Metal !!

  • 4:39 pm Monday, May 15th, 2017 by fingers13

When I started Fingers Metal Shop (FMS) in October of 1983 the idea was to highlight hard rock and heavy metal music and expose the genre to the extreme. They say timing is everything. Well, the time couldn’t have been more perfect for that show to start. Riding the crest 70’s hard rock, the new wave of British heavy metal (NWOBHM) and punk, our music was beginning to splinter in some of the most glorious and dare I say bizarre ways. While bands like Metallica, Raven, Slayer and Venom were screaming out of the speakers so was Quiet Riot, Bon [More]

My First Sky Dive – Fingers

  • 4:59 pm Thursday, May 11th, 2017 by fingers13

This was the most fun I have ever had with a guy strapped to my back lol – Fingers

Bret Michaels Gives Back with New Single

  • 3:26 pm Friday, May 5th, 2017 by fingers13

My man Bret is using his skills and heart to give back. Check out the release below – Fingers

For Immediate Release May 5th, 2017

ICONIC MUSICIAN / PHILANTHROPIST BRET MICHAELS TO RELEASE INSPIRATIONAL NEW SONG AND VIDEO “JORJA BLEU ” EXCLUSIVELY AT BRETMICHAELS.COM ON FRIDAY MAY 5TH, 2017, A PORTION OF PROCEEDS GO TO ST. JUDE’S CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL.

During the sold-out tour with Def Leppard, legendary rock star Bret Michaels was inspired by his unconditional love for his daughters to write and shoot a very raw, inspirational and emotional song and video for and about his youngest daughter and the song’s [More]

Steve Perry to Sing with Journey Tonight!?

  • 3:15 pm Friday, April 7th, 2017 by fingers13

Every Journey fan has been yearning for this.

FORMER BOSTON DRUMMER SIB HASHIAN DIES AT AGE 67 ON CRUISE

  • 2:48 pm Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 by fingers13

The Associated Press

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When Opportunity Rocks!

  • 4:08 pm Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 by fingers13

How many times have you stood in front of a stage and said “I could do that” or “I could play that” ? Me, I’m usually “I wish I could do that” Ha! Well this guy got an opportunity to jump up on stage with the parody metal band Steel Panther and he…well just watch. – Fingers

Can your RC Plane go this fast?

  • 3:47 pm Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 by fingers13

I had a remote control gas powered dune buggy and plane as a youth. However it didn’t come close to this fast. I mean Jaw dropping fast. Watch – Fingers

Join Me For Doc’s Who Rock

  • 5:28 pm Thursday, March 16th, 2017 by fingers13

This was such a fun event for a great cause last year I decided to host it again. So please join me Sunday May 7th for an afternoon of fun, food and rocking for a great cause as 6 bands comprised of doctors, nurses and medical staff compete in a battle of the bands, while raising money for Stony Brook Cancer Center Bone Marrow Transplant unit. Click this link for tickets and info. – Fingers

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Kids Listen and Critique Guns N’ Roses

  • 4:14 pm Monday, March 13th, 2017 by fingers13

As a parent I have and maybe you too, judged our children’s music and visa versa. Well this video goes through a group of songs and children’s opinions and it is truly a joy to watch.

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McDonald’s Spoof of Apple is Genius

  • 3:20 pm Thursday, February 16th, 2017 by fingers13

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