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Heavy metal is a hard-to-define genre with heavy, distorted guitars, prominent bass and a variety of common lyrical themes. This category is for questions about the genre and the bands that play it.
Music is not related to behavior. There is a tendency to think so, but it doesn't necessarily mean that a person who listens to heavy metal is mean and stupid or if a person listens to Bethoven they are intelligent As a practising (ie professional!) musician I've thought a lot about this one over t…
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9 of KISS' 19 studio albums were certified Gold in the U.S.
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As per a previous question I answered, heavy metal does help plant growth. If you ever watched episode 23 of Mythbusters then you would know that there were noticeable differences in plant growth - especially for the plants that listened to heavy metal. Which in this case they "listened" to death me…
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Death Metal was popular around 1990-1995. With bands like Morbid Angel, Cannibal Corpse and Deicide. Cannibal Corpse and Deicide drew much controversial backlash from religious conservative groups with releasing explicit album covers to obscene lyrics and content.   Death Metal's popularity…
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Well, its hard to say exactly, considering that noone knows every metal fan in the world. I knwo that Wacken Open Air has about 60,000 attendees from all over the world every year. Wacken is in Germany and I've been there and I live in California There are millions on every corner of the world. Just…
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Metalhead is a popular term for a devoted fan of heavy metal music and is often used interchangeably with the term "headbanger". Since the early 1990s however, the use of the term has declined in favour of the more fashionable "metalhead" tag. The term "headbanger" maintains popular usage in Conti…
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Answer nooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!! no!NO! NOOO!!! and there most likely never will beeee. No but there is a Korn song featuring Limp Bizket, which may be the song your thinking of.
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1. Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth 2. Walk - Pantera 3. Holy Wars - Megadeth 4. Cemetery Gates - Pantera 5. Cowboys from Hell - Pantera 6. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden 7. The Sleep - Pantera 8. Countdown to Extinction - Megadeth 9. Wherever I May Roam - Metallica 10. help! - help! and …
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Doug Rafferty still works for WGME-TV. He still works for Channel 13, but no longer as an anchor.
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To Believe In Ghosts is opening in tucson 10/14/2011
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Heavy metal by definition can be described as music but it is much more then music. If you know anything about black metal then you have at least an idea of what this means. Heavy metal started in the 60s with bands like Blue Cheer and such. It is the result of a progressively heavier, more electri…
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Its a Matter of Musical TraditionsHeavy Metal is based in the hard rock tradition, stemming back to early seventies acts like Black Sabbath, Uriah Heep, and Deep Purple. It became more and more popular be the late seventies.Hardcore is based in punk. Early hardcore acts like The Dead Kennedys, Black…
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According to what I was able to find out in Napster and Slayer's website their most recent album came out in 2006 and was entitled 'Christ Illusion'. Slayer have a new album coming out summer 2009. they delayed there realese for there album comes out late summer Slayer's new album is titled "World …
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alkali metals, alkaline earth metals, transition metals, post-transition metals, lanthanoids, actinoids In product design metals are split into ferrous and non-ferrous.
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Yes to the satanic part and certainly also the heavy metal bit as well if the content is at all opposed to God's directions. If you are asking the question as a Christian in whom the Holy Spirit resides, then it's unlikely that you'd feel comfortable with doing so. Darkness has no business with l…
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here it is. metal music is comptetely diffrent from rock.metal consits of stonger level of guitar with its varities and also a more complicated drums patterns which both create a more rapid rythm for ex metal-core`` Atreyu``or even softer rythm than rock ex in few symphonic metal bands like ``Nig…
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Heavy metal musician Tim Lambesis is 36 years old (born November 21, 1980).
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Answer One of the band members had a cold sore. Sully Erna, the lead singer, made fun of him for it. The next morning, Sully woke up with a cold sore, and the band members said "God Smacked you." The name sounded good, and it stuck. ..contrary to the above fiction, the band took their name…
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Nicolas Appert (France) invented bottled containers , others such Durand and de Heine contributed to the metal containers (cans) in 1810.
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"Iron Maiden are the best metal band and one of the best rock bands there has ever been" said by Lars Ulrich (Drummer of Metallica)
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This is a widely disputed fact among metalheads and is very subjective. The namers of black metal are Venom, but they themselves are NWOBHM/thrash/speed metal Most people agree that either Bathory, Celtic Frost, Mayhem, Burzum, or Possessed was the first black metal band. However, Bathory claims t…
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Black metal is a very extreme subgenre of heavy metal, originating in the late 80's in several countries (venom England, bathory, Sweden, and Celtic frost , u.s.a) Black metal got its name from the song "Black Metal" by Venom off the album of the same name. Early Black metal took its look from Celti…
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One unsigned deathcore (sub-genre of Heavy Metal) is my band, Bring The Noise. For more details, please send me a message! Brennen DieEireVonSatan (The Eggs of Satan)
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OMG THIS IS AN ANSWER A subsidiary of Metal Communications. Mmmmhm. It's also a Black Sabbath song I think. :P
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The value of an autograph depends on what price a fan will pay for it. It also depends on the year and how many band members signed it. Right now, autographs are going from 5 dollars to a couple hundred dollars on Ebay.
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The US heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold was formed in 1999. Original members were Matthew Sanders (M. Shadows) - born July 31, 1981 Zachary Baker (Zacky Vengeance) - born December 11, 1981 Matt Wendt James O. Sullivan (The Rev) - (February 9, 1981 - December 28, 2009) In 2001, the band add…
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Either osmium or iridium is the densest element. It's not entirely clear which; theoretical calculations predict that one is slightly denser and experiments show that the other is denser... but the difference is so small that it's possible that tiny errors in measurement could reverse the order. Osm…
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4 piece metalcore band from Wales made up of Matthew (Matt) Tuck, Jason (Jay) James, Michael (Moose) Thomas, and Michael (Padge) Padget. Have released 2 albums, several EPs, and a number of singles. Have won numerous "Best British Band awards". Musical style consists of two guitars playing in harmon…
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That is an opinion question, so it can't be answered, however, the most popular ones are The Big Four: Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax, and I'd say that's their order of popularity, too.
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1. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden 2. War Pigs - Black Sabbath 3. Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest 4. Iron Man - Black Sabbath 5. Master of Puppets - Metallica 6. Victim of Changes - Judas Priest 7. The Trooper - Iron Maiden 8. Ace of Spades - Motorhead 9. The Number of the Beast…
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medieval people/black plague The people that were infected experienced horrible pain and suffering, and inevitably died from it. The reason it was called 'black' was because the vomitus from the sick and dying would have a tar colored appearance. There may have been exceptions,but those,unfortu…
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Brent Corrigan is 24 years old (birthdate: October 31, 1986).
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The English heavy-metal band Iron Maiden is using a three guitar line up since the return of Adrian Smith to the band in 1999. The other guitar players are Dave Murray and Janick Gers. A Hero A Fake uses three guitars as well. Whitechapel also uses three guitars, they are a deathcore band. The da…
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Heavy Metal mith buster beans I assume you Mean Heavy metal Music not heavy Metal like lead or mercury. The Mith Busters tested this once using Beans. They had five groups of beans. One was a control one was Plaied a Cd of Abusive words, one group vas Played a Cd with Kind words, one was Played …
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It's all about pushing air out through your DIAPHRAGM not your throat. If you push the air out of your diaphragm as opposed to your throat, the voice will come out clearer, louder, and fuller as well as NOT damage your vocal chords Some bands cup their hands around the mic to block the sound of air…
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HIM is NOT emo music ..its true.. HIM is a hardcore band some people think that they r even a hardrock one.in fact listen to their latest album``Venus Doom``and u`ll get the image of true hardcore music. Hardcore?!?!? Seriously, no. They're basically goth metal. NOT emo, NOT hard rock, CERTAINLY NO…
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It has been put out from Skid Row that he was fired for alleged diva-like behavior. [I want so and so or I'm not doing this and that] [I'm skid row bow down to me, etc] [everyone look shocked]. Now, thinking about it, this is more than likely the case. Skid Row has nothing, Sebastian still has a car…
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If you want to know stuff about metal, message me on my message board (TheBassPlayer668). I know ridiculous amounts...
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Jackson, BC Rich, Ibanez, ESP and let's not forget Gibson. Anyone who disputes that can take it up with Zakk Wylde. Any guitar can either sound good for metal OR with a little money (new pickups, strings etc...) can be made to sound good for metal. The first 4 brands I mentioned are probably the mo…
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The first microwave as we know was a radio transmitter, a scientist was standing close to it and noticed that the candy bar in his pocket was melting, therefore, the first microwave probably weighed about 800 pounds. The first commercial microwave oven probably weighed about 180 lbs. If you can rem…
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There can not just be one good metal song... everyone views songs differently but personally i think it's Painkiller by Judas Priest or possibly any song from Iron Maiden except for the albums X Factor and Virtual XI because Blaze was a terrible singer. Although Dream Theater is a great metal band t…
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The first metal band was called Black Sabath. Black Sabbath is universally recognized as the first band to take the blues & rock, slow it down, distort it and deliberately infuse it with an overtly dark, Gothic/Horror element. This "heavy blues" is the formula that became known as Metal. Prior t…
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Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) has a 2.5eV band gap (@ 295 K)
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Korn is not a satanic band, they do not make satanic music, and the members are not satanic. Most of the music from the earlier albums are about Jonathan's [frontman] life. If you have the new "Untitled" album Fieldy (the bassist) thanks multiple Bible verses in the back. Jonathan is also a Republi…
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Either osmium or iridium is the densest element. It's not entirely clear which; theoretical calculations predict that one is slightly denser and experiments show that the other is denser... but the difference is so small that it's possible that tiny errors in measurement could reverse the order.Osmi…
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Bret Michaels is 54 years old (born Bret Sychak, March 15, 1963).
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Glass laboratory apparatus are usually resistant to acids. Wood laboratory apparatus are usually used for mixing dry elements. Metal laboratory apparatus are for mixing liquid elements and rubber apparatus are usually used for testing and measuring.
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Randy Blythe was born February 21, 1971. John Campbell was born September 30, 1972. Chris Adler was born November 23, 1972. Mark Morton was born November 25, 1972. Willie Adler was born January 26, 1976.
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I am not 100 percent sure, but it probably is around 50 to 150 dollars depending how old.
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Heavy metal is a music development, formed from the roots of the punk era, and forms of rock. Heavy metal uses heavily distorted guitars, generally downtuned. The drum beats are fast and agressive, and often make use of double bass techniques. Early Heavy Metal pioneers are: Black Sabbath Iron …
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it is not the most popular music like some, but many teenagers listen to it, well emos anyway
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The term 'heavy metal' was first found in the 1962 novel, 'The Soft Machine' by William S. Burroughs. Answer 7/13/1968 Steppenwolf release "Born to Be Wild" to the delight of bikers everywhere. The lyrics are responsible for the term "heavy metal." Judas priest. The imbraced as a term and a typ…
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Serj Tankian is 49 years old (birthdate: August 21, 1967).
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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation began in New York City on April 20, 1983. The first induction ceremony occurred in New York in 1986. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum opened in Cleveland in 1995.
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Almost none of them. Pretty much the only rock musicians who actually consider themselves Satanists belong to an obscure sub-genre of heavy metal known as Satanic metal. Practically any famous rock band you can think of does NOT worship the devil or have anything to do with Satanism. The idea that …
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Answer: Only because these are types that seek to defy authority and seek harsh music as an outlet. The music style itself does not define this type of psychological persona, but is rather an effect of their personal upbringing and desire to rebel. So the music doesn't define the person - but as su…
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yes
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Very much so. Go to just about any heavy metal site and you will probably find a large active community of passionate metal heads.
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you invented itGod invented metal.
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Answer The biggest selling album of the 1980's id ac/dc's back in black album. Guns and roses appetite for destruction sold 4 million so that is a possibility
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Answer Easy! If you listen to Freak on A leash they either scratch the strings with a pick while it's connected to an amp! The also MIGHT use computers to easily morph the sound! Korn also use a lot of pinch harmonics and other techniques used while playing metal. But they suck. ---------------…
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No, not at all.Only people are bad or evil.
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The chemistry answer: There are 91: 6 Alkali metals6 Alkaline earth metals38 Transition metals11 Post-transition metals15 Lanthanoids15 Actinoids The music answer: To put it simply, hundreds. With every new band that has any bit of originality a new sub-genre can be created. Now this may seem a bit…
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None latex painst are best. Acrylic paints are okay to use.
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The latest style before he quit the band was you section your hair then half that section twist one half clockwise then the other counter clockwise and then wrap them together clockwise then put a band on.
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No Emo means emotional, so all those crap bands that whine like little girls in their songs about love etc, that's emo, the most pathetic genre in rock :). Learn something new everyday huh.
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In order, Top 5:1 Metallica (98 million albums)2 Iron Maiden (83 million)3 Motley Crue (80 million)4 Def Leppard (65 million)5 Black Sabbath (50 million)AC/DC ,Led Zep ,Deep Purple ,GnR..etc aren't regarded as 'Metal'
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Most Christians prefer Flyleaf better. It's basically opinion.
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No one band created the genre. Overkill was the first band to form in 1980. Don't mistake this with Metallica who formed in 1981. Overkill was formed in 1980 and played mostly covers of punk bands but never got a contract with a record company to release anything until 1985. Although they had wri…
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No, although there might be 1 person who in the band who is a christian.
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Brian Phillip Welch, more commonly known as Head, is 6 feet tall. Welch was born in Torrance, California and is one of the co-founders of the band, Korn.
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The best metal band is Iron Maiden. Here's the full list:Iron MaidenBlack SabbathMetallicaJudas PriestOzzy OsbourneSlayerMegadethSoundgardenMotorheadSystem Of A DownDioScorpions
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when you sing METAL you have to use your diaphragm to scream you don't wanna use your throat to scrream because it will ruin your singing voice
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Siouxie and the Banshees they were a punk bandYes, Siouxie and the Banshees did have a song called Christine but there was a metal band called Highway Chile who also had a song called Christine. It's from the album "Rockarama"
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The first true, undisputed heavy-metal record was Black Sabbath's 1970 debut album, with its first track "Black Sabbath" the first undisputed heavy-metal song. Many acts before this can claim to be psychedelic, heavy rock, heavy blues, hard rock or even proto-punk -- such as Iron Butterfly, the MC5,…
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Yes because there was a test where 9 people with the same I.Q. were put un different rooms 3 rooms for each section the section were rock music calming music and no music and it was fond that calming music makes people work faster and get better scores.It depends. If youre doing something, and a cer…
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This question doesn't have any one correct answer, because not everybody will agree on which metal band is the best one in the world. Some people may think one band is the best while others do not, and so on. If you would like to find out which metal bands are preferred by large numbers of people, y…
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Yes, music enhances your memory. This is one of the reasons we learn our alphabet (abcs) to music.
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last year rapper curtis Jackson aka 50cent made a reported 400 million dollars from a sale of his share in glacier what products. this is just from that alone. Not speaking for albulm slaes, clothing ring tones, concerts etc etc..... This is the top three:3: Diddy2: 50 cent1: Jay Z
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Research shows that it CAN kill a plant. It won't do it overnight, though. It will stunt its growth, first, then kill it after a few weeks. So, if you like heavy metal (and you like your plants, too) - don't play it around your plants!!! (Find out about research on its effect on you, too.. search &a…
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it depends on the type of music what you listen. like if you hear a meditation musics it will calm your mind. then you will concentrate better and it will give you a inner power to memorise things quickly.
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That depends on your own opinion, but the quality and skill also play a part in of what might be qualified as the "best" death metal bands. Here are some good death metal bands from different areas that I would advise.. That's just a small handful of some of the "best" bands. New York: Immolation…
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The band Korn has sold over 35 million albums throughout the world since beginning their career in 1993. They formed in Bakersfield, California.
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He was born on January 18, 1971, making him age 38 as of 2009.
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This depends on the person.Often people say that those who listen metal get an attitude, or those that listen to pop get very soft, this is not true.For most it just makes them feel more relaxed or energized thus making their actions more relaxed or energetic .Of course there are those who get influ…
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Answer The Queen, David Beckham Quite a few football players Tony Blair Sorry, but Isn't David Beckham in America now?
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There are several pioneers of heavy metal music: AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Rainbow, and Deep Purple are good examples. Black Sabbath is the first heavy metal band. Their approach was more of a sludge/doom metal style. If you want to get extremely technical about it, Beethoven was the first metal head.
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SLAYER Yeah doubt it it is defiantly Metallica hands down and tied behind my back i mean they have kirk Hammet arguably the best guitar player of all time! no dude ithink the best band ever is like black sabbath. well slayer is amazing but Ozzy's the best. they're too genuine. and metallica ijust …
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Morbid Angel, Deicide, Hate Eternal, Gorgoroth, Aiden, Kiss, and i dont know any more Kiss aren't. Behemoth, perhaps, Darkthrone, Emperor, Mayhem... check out anything in the subgenre black metal. Scratch Kiss and especially Aiden off that list. Since when is hardcore "Satanic"? Try Darkthrone, Em…
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No. There are very, very few rock bands that claim to be Satanists, and Korn is not one of them. Pretty much the only rock musicians who actually consider themselves Satanists belong to an obscure sub-genre of heavy metal known as Satanic metal. Practically any famous rock band you can think of do…
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No, they are about to tour on Taste of Chaos.
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Norwegian Airports have a query section regarding black metal. I don't think countries that feel that a certain element that is practiced or followed would keep a query or an information section regarding it in their airports. And i don't think that Norwegians feel that black metal is a blight on th…
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The heaviest death metal band would have to be Morbid Angel or Deicide. White Chapel is not death metal they are metalcore. Same musical structure but Death Metal is much more difficult, it requires a lot more skill than what metalcore bands could ever require. You should listen to Suffocation and S…
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David Draiman is Jewish, so it can't really be Christian. I disagree with your premise. All the people who were first called Christians were Jewish. For 300-400 years after Jesus ascended, most Christians were Jewish. It was only after the council of Nicaea that certain "Christians" put their ant…
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Queen came out with "Stone Cold Crazy" in 74'. That song is for sure where the origins of Speed/Thrash metal lie. Other bands followed through with the theme.When Motorhead first came out with "OverKill" that was the birth of thrash metal.
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Arch Enemy - With Angela Gossow on vocals They're not all female, though. Girlschool rock hard, and all of them are female.
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Korn has sold more than 60 million albums worldwide and about 16.5 million in the U.S. alone.
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There is more than just one best or great death metal album out there, but one that I know is Deicide's Legion.
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