Rachel, apparently an active dater, spotted another metalhead she’d matched with before on Tinder.
Despite their mutual interest, it hadn’t worked out, yet here they were again, both hoping to have better luck this evening, among their people.
As the front bar filled with lovelorn metalheads, there were some shy sidelong glances, but more booze-ordering and phone-staring than true pre-gaming.
Hip attendees knew to ask for a “Lemmy” when they wanted a tall Jack & Coke, a recent renaming of the dearly departed Motörhead frontman’s preferred apertif.
Match has more than 23.5 million members, and you can narrow down your dating preferences as much as you want, including musical interests and lifestyle habits.
"So the chance to freely mingle with a crowd outside of my typical haunts was immediately appealing.
That said, I always thought speed dating was just some ridiculous trope invented purely for romantic comedies when the characters need an outlandish situation to crash.
You will have 15 dates each; each date will be 3 minutes long.
In those 3 minutes, you will find out as much as you can about your date as possible, we will provide you with some hints and tips to help you.