Nothing screams metal like waving a big ol' 'I Love You' hand signal at Lemmy from the front row. It's as cool as yelling, "Freebird!" at Lemmy, which isn't cool at all. Lately, I have seen a few examples of this unforgivable sin.

The late, great Ronnie James Dio is commonly named as the inventor of the devil horns. We lost Dio in 2010 and when we did, we lost one of the most humble down-to-earth guys out there. Here is Professor Dio explaining the unlikely origins of the devil horns. If you're gonna be metal, then for God's sake, BE METAL!

If you don't think you can handle the horns, this gal will help you compromise with your dark side:

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