Queen of the Nighttime World
Metal is a
In addition, Sheena owns and runs Music Highway Entertainment, which specializes in development and promotion for: television, radio, music and film. Known for her biting sense of humor, Metal appeared as a comedic commentator on “National Inquirer TV,” is the annual host of the All Access Music Awards, and has headlined and emceed two long-running stand-up comedy nights at The Laugh Factory in Hollywood (“Sheena Metal’s Madness” and “Inside the Girl’s Locker Room”); the latter of which was an all-girl comedy night featured in the Los Angeles Times. Not one to turn down an audience who loves to laugh, Sheena found another comedy niche this summer when she became the humorous emcee for a host of Gay Pride Festivals across the USA: from the slick San Diego to the mountainous Montana.
has appeared on the big screen, acting in the sexy comedy “Treasure
Hunt” and can currently be seen in the indie drama “Changing Spots”. In 2006, she joined Ally Sheedy (“The
Breakfast Club”) and Kathryn Erbe (“Law & Order: Criminal Intent”) onstage in
music will always remain her main focus.
As one of L.A.’s most popular live music promoters, Sheena
owns Music Highway Productions
which produces more than a dozen concerts a month Southern California,
booking artists in venues such as such as The Key Club, The Troubadour, The Gig (including the booking/promotion of their
opening night celebration), and Slim Jim Phantom’s (“The
Stray Cats”) Cat Club
(where she hosted a night for George Clooney’s HBO series “Unscripted”). Currently, Metal books a variety of weekly clubs
from the the bi-coastal showcase
house, the Knitting Factory
(“Songs Rock!”), to
the historic Derby in Hollywood (“Club Carnivale”), to
the upscale Westside nightclub, the Good
Hurt (“Rock 9-1-1”)
to the vibey industry hang Universal Bar and Grill (“The Dressing
Room”); right down the street from Universal Studios and City
Walk. Recently she was asked
by V-Day, the charity organization that puts
on “The Vagina Monologues” worldwide each year, to produce the music
event as part of their two-week UTVSLA
(“Until the Violence Stops:
2003, Sheena Metal founded an independent music organization,
Not one to linger too long behind-the-scenes, Metal regularly struts her stuff as the front person for the irreverent, theatrical L.A. favorite, Sheena Metal’s Beer Bong: endorsed by Minarik Guitars, Daisy Rock Guitars, Stash Picks, Coffin Cases, Peaceland Guitar Rings, Studio Devil software, and the adult toy company, Grrl Toyz. Recently, the band won the coveted All Access Magazine People’s Choice Award, was voted one of Music Connection’s Hot 100 Unsigned, and was asked to play at a private party for the prestigious NAMM (National Association of Music Makers) Convention, while they work on the release of their first full-length album, “The Funnel Of Love.”
Sheena’s vast experience in many aspects of entertainment has made
her a sought-after featured writer for hundreds of magazines including:
From her eccentric beginnings as a cable access TV cult figure, to LA music industry icon, mainstream talk radio host, indie film actor, headlining stand-up comic, New York/Los Angeles stage performer, writer/director/producer, and in-demand journalist, Sheena Metal has truly earned the title Queen of the Nighttime World.
For more information, press references and photos of Sheena Metal, visit her comprehensive online website at: www.sheenametal.com.