Tag Archives: John Hetlinger

Old dude to join Drowning Pool onstage again

Posted by on November 28, 2016

Remember John Hetlinger. It’s ok if you don’t, it’s been a long year. He was the 82 year-old that sound up winning America’s heart on America’s Got Talent by his amazingly angry rendition of Drowning Pool’s “Bodies.” The guy struck a nerve, and not only did the band say that they’d  be “more than down to […]

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Old dude returns to ‘America’s Got Talent,’ sings Rob Zombie

Posted by on July 21, 2016

  As Leslie Jones said on Saturday Night Live, you can achieve your dreams at any age. Harrison Ford was a carpenter at 30, Vera Wang didn’t design her first dress until she was 40, and John Hetlinger didn’t sing onstage with Drowning Pool until he was 82. Yep, the old codger knocked ’em dead […]

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Watch the 82 year-old Drowning Pool fan sing “Bodies” with the band

Posted by on July 15, 2016

Remember that 82 year-old man who auditioned on America’s Got Talent singing Drowning Pool’s “Bodies”? The veteran made the news around the web to the point of getting to Drowning Pool’s ears and were so eager for the man’s ambition that they stated to be “more than down to party” with him and even invited him […]

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82 year old Drowning Pool fan to play with Drowning Pool this weekend

Posted by on July 14, 2016

  Last month, the internet was set on fire by an old guy that people much younger rallied around. No, we’re not talking about Bernie Sanders, we’re talking about 82 year-old John Hetlinger, the former Navy pilot that appeared on America’s Got Talent to do a rendition of Drowning Pool’s “Bodies” that won over everyone that […]

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Drowning Pool’s CJ Pierce “more than down to party” with ‘America’s Got Talent’ singer

Posted by on June 8, 2016

https://youtu.be/jVPJzmpnmjs Just yesterday, 82 year old John Hetlinger surprised everyone on the season premiere of America’s Got Talent (and the internet) when he busted out a karaoke version of Drowning Pool’s “Bodies.” The band quickly got word of this, and it turns out they want to give the man a chance to perform some full band karaoke […]

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82 year-old sings Drowning Pool’s “Bodies” on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Posted by on June 7, 2016

  You can’t judge metalheads by their appearance but if you’re reading this, you probably already knew that. Many people see a big, tattooed, long-haired guy with a studded jacket, satanic shirt and combat boots and think that person is the personification of the devil himself. But there’s also another group of metal heads who […]

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