Short List: A Queensrÿche moment — best metal hair
If Tammy Faye Bakker and Steven Tyler hosted a celebrity makeover show, they’d end up with Dee Snider as the “after” picture. Not surprisingly, Snider forewent the make-up when he testified before Congress in 1985. Wise move.
Poor Slaughter, these guys broke as a metal band in 1990, which is like scoring a Walkman the day before the iPod launched. However, this is classic, hyper-teased metal hair ... and they’ll always have this photo to look back on.
Widely known as the also-rans of the hair-metal world (though they were nominated for a Grammy), Dokken here are sporting what passed for the natural look. The souls of poets mope behind those doleful gazes. Rock on!