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Waves from Hurricane Matthew pound a seawall Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, in St. Augustine , Fla. Matthew was downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane overnight, and its storm center hung just offshore as it moved up the Florida coastline, sparing communities its full 120 mph winds. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

A shirtless Florida man blasted Slayer while standing in Hurricane Matthew


Hurricane Matthew Meets Slayer

Turn the sound on. Trust us.

That was Lane Pittman, a Florida man who decided to have a little fun with Hurricane Matthew. (We do not recommend imitating him.)

Pittman blasted Slayer's "Raining Blood" as Matthew rained lots of ordinary rain on northern Florida, and headbanged as only he can. His love of metal has gotten him in trouble before; The Orlando Weekly reports he once played "The Star-Spangled Banner" on guitar and was charged with disturbing the peace.

Here's the video in the original context.

July 4th, 2015

Here's video proof of the guitar solo incident.

Slayer - Raining Blood

And here's the original cut of "Raining Blood."


The National Hurricane Center should try that for the next storm.

Blasting Slayer while standing in a hurricane: Stupid or awesome?

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