The ‘I Wanna Rock: The ’80s Metal Dream’ Documentary Features Members Of Skid Row, Winger, Twisted Sister And Vixen

June 30, 2023

Paramount+ announced that they produced a three-part docuseries called “I Wanna Rock: The ’80s Metal Dream“! It will premiere exclusively on Tuesday, July 18 in the U.S. and Canada and then internationally on Wednesday, July 19 in the U.K. and Australia.

If you grew up in the 80s, it’s hard to forget: Hairspray. Spandex. Leather pants.

“I Wanna Rock: The ’80s Metal Dream” highlights members of Skid Row, Winger, Twisted Sister, Vixen and The Scream, as they chase fame in the 80s.

The series is divided into three episodes:

Ep 101 – “I Wanna Be Somebody”

’80s metal sweeps acreoss America. Watch five musicians try to make it in the world of hair spray and spandex.

Ep 102 – “Headed For Heartbreak”

Metal is now massive. And household names who battle personal demons, sexism – and  the U.S. Congress.

Ep 103 – “Smells Like Change”

The world’s taste in music is changing, and 80s metal musicians are fighting to survive. 

Which band(s) started the demise of 80s metal bands?


Written by Todd Hancock