You don't need to listen to anything else Metal is one of the most diverse genres of music out there. It has at least 20 or 30 different sub-genres. You could be.
A disproportionate number of bright students listen to metal. V. What matters is that people who like the Smiths are understood to be smart.
I think some of this is that metal stereotypically attracts a different person--the So therefore the people that listen to it have emotional/psychological issues.