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Where's Brooklyn At? The Most Awesome 12-Year-Old Metalheads on the Planet Hail From Flatbush

Liz Dwyer

Who says black kids from Brooklyn only listen to (or create) hip hop? Two talented 12-year-olds, Malcolm Brickhouse and Jarad Dawkins of the band 'Unlocking the Truth" are absolutely destroying played-out musical stereotypes with their serious heavy metal skills. Sure, they get bullied for rocking guitars and black nail polish, but check 'em out and you'll see that their skill is undeniable.

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  • ladydolphin

    Im doing a movie on bullying and a commercial as well to get the awareness out there about bullying. I would love to interview these two brilliant kids and get to know there story.

  • JCkarla

    Awesome! I must keep my eyes peeled for these guys while I'm walking through Times Square.

  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    These kids are amazing! What great stage presence, maturity, and intelligence.

  • Zachary Slobig

    I can't wait for my first "Unlocking The Truth" show!