How much easier would detecting be if you were a celebrity? Surely permission would be easy - you could have your publicist do it for you! And you could probably afford to buy every detector made, or at least get all the latest metal detectors for free in return for endorsement. Here are four famous metal detectorists. If you know of others, we'd like to hear about it - please share in the comments section below this article.
Garth Brooks enjoys metal detecting with his family. Word is he uses a White’s detector, and is moving from Oklahoma to Nashville, TN where perhaps he will detect the Civil War battlefields in the area. Garth can be heard talking about detecting on this interview on Soundcloud. Skip to the seven minute mark if you don’t want to listen to the entire interview.