So you dig your fast tempos, your distorted guitars and you're well versed in the art of corpse paint, but how well do you really know black metal?

In the video above, we dig into the history of some of black metal's key bands and the formation of the metal subgenre. How did King Diamond begin performing with human bones? What famous video director once played drums for a black metal band? Which black metal musician has an electrical engineering degree to fall back on? Get the answers to these questions and more in the latest edition of 'You Think You Know Metal?'

Just click on the video above and dig deeper into the stories behind some of black metal's top acts. And, you can watch previous edition of the 'You Think You Know Metal?' web series below.

Script by Ed Rivadavia and Chad Childers; Narration by Full Metal Jackie; Video Editing by Paul Brasil.

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