What are some popular heavy metal rock bands?
Disclaimer: Listed below are a lot of nu-metal bands which are not widely considered true Metal by the majority of the Metal Community. Some are Awsome, some suck (escape the fate).
A day to remember .
Escape the fate .
Bullet for my valentine .
SENSES FAIL .
Hawthorne heights .
Scary kids scaring kids .
Avenged sevenfold .
BRING ME THE HORIZON .
PARK WAY DRIVE .
System of a down .
8 foot sativa.
Legacy of disorder.
Second gear grind.
World war 4.
Dawn of Azazel
Five finger death punch.
as blood runs black.
Guns n Roses
Black Sabbath's genre of rock was Heavy Metal. They were one of the original bands that started the genre of Classic Heavy Metal. Read More
No particular person started heavy metal, rather, certain bands inspired it. Heavy metal evolved from blues rock and psychedelic rock. Bands like Led Zeppelin, Cream, and Deep Purple laid down the groundwork for heavy metal, however, they themselves are not heavy metal. The first band to be considered heavy metal even today is Black Sabbath, who released their first album in 1970. Read More
You won't find a list with all heavy metal bands on it. But here is a good start: http://www.metalreview.com/Artists/ Try the Metal Archives. They have 700000 metal bands. Read More
punk, metal, rock, classic rock, alternative, neopunk, gypsy punk, fat punk, butt punk, soft metal, heavy metal, comed and ur butt Read More
british bands, they started heavy metal and all they most influencing bands came from england. exp. the who, beatles, stones Read More
Rock and roll, Rock, Heavy Metal, Blues, Punk, 80s, some School Bands Lots Read More
They started off as one of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal bands, but quickly became a Glam Rock band, so the majority of their output really isn't Metal. Read More
Television shows: "All in the Family", "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", "Sanford and Son". Music: Disco dancing became popular with the release of the movie Saturday Night Fever. Also, heavy metal rock music was born in the 70's. A popular heavy metal bands was Led Zeppelin; David Bowie was another heavy metal rocker. In the late 1970's, a new rock movement, known as "punk rock" became the rage. Read More
This is my opinion, but I, certainly pick rock, metal/heavy metal bands, because they ALWAYS rock on, and have a very, sometimes, shocking face when you see them on TV, or live. Read More
i want to say cannibal corpse but I'm not sure Read More
Heavy metal rock is between death metal and metal. It is not as violent as death metal but is louder and more aggressive than metal. Plus its just called heavy metal, not heavy metal rock. Read More
the Smashing Pumpkins were inspires by artists like My Bloody Valentine, The Cure, goth rock, prog rock, and heavy metal bands. Read More
pop, rock n' roll, country, heavy metal, rap, classic rock, classical,rock, alternative and punk rock pop, rock n' roll, country, heavy metal, rap, classic rock, classical,rock, alternative and punk rock Read More
Rock bands, pop bands, metal bands, grunge bands, country and western bands, punk bands, alternative rock bands, progressive rock bands, indie rock bands, latin-american bands, jazz bands, blues bands, glam rock bands, gospel bands, death metal bands.. to name a few. But should give you an idea. Are you from Venus by any chance? Read More
They started out as an Indie metal group; then Mike Kroeger moved to Vancouver and started playing with heavy metal bands, so they were a heavy metal group for a while, however, when they were growing up, they wanted to be a rock n' roll group; Today they are considered a Rock/Alternative group. Read More
This is the same kind of question why the neanderthal man invented the fire - because humankind is curious and loves to experiment. Heavy Metal was developed because the former genre Rock wasn't the kind of thing that people liked or atleast they wanted something heavier - Black Sabbath, one of the first Heavy Metal Bands developed Heavy Metal from Rock and opened a new age of music. Read More
The band, I Am King, sings heavy metal rock. They recently signed to Velocity/Rise Records. Created in 2010, the band consists of members selected from other bands in Pennsylvania to create their vision or heavy metal rock. Read More
There are many bands on the boundary between rock and metal, and there are many metal bands (metal having evolved from rock). Which one do you mean? If you have a song title, that could help people trying to answer the question. Read More
No. Queen is one of the most popular rock bands of all time. Read More
heavy metal didnt just appear. the first heavy metal guitarist obviously didnt have any other metal guitarist to consider an influence. instead, he most likely considered classic rock his influence. some harder, heavier riffs often heard in such bands like the who or ac/dc are also often considered pioneers of heavy metal. Read More
Quite simply... heavy metal. It is it's own genre of rock. Read More
No. Rock and metal are two different but related genres. The guy above me is right, Metal is a genre that stands on Its own, but has relations to Its predecessor genre. Read More
Yes, girls like heavy metal. Some girls are known as rock groupies. Look up the band Arch Enemy. There are several all-female metal bands - Girlschool (who collaborated with Motorhead), Vixen (the female answer to Bon Jovi), Kittie (nu-metal) and recently Hysterica. A lot of women play metal in bands that aren't all-female, as well. There are also many female metal fans out there. Read More
Paramore's genre could be considered rock and roll, pop-rock, or alternative rock. They are not a heavy metal band. Read More
Led Zeppelin is one of the most popular rock bands in the world. They are arguably one of the top 5 rock bands in the world. Read More
there is no heavy metal but there is death metal or rock n roll Read More
Dokken is a popular heavy metal rock band that plays heavy metal music. Dokken formed in 1976 and has since sold over ten million copies of their records. Read More
Rock bands: Guns N Roses, Green Day, Bon Jovi, Good Charlote Metal: Black Sabbath/Ozzy Osbourne Alternative/Soft Rock: Coldplay, Powderfinger Read More
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blink 182 and sum 41 was some of the most popular rock bands in the 90's. Read More
Heavy Metal/Rock Metal Read More
on all the websites i have checked i would have to say rock, disco, heavy metal, and jazz rock. i hope you find this useful. Read More
How about rock and roll, jazz fusion, heavy metal to name a few? Read More
Yes, heavy metal is a subgroup of rock 'n roll. There are many, many subgroups of rock music: heavy metal, garage rock, punk rock, glam rock, psychedelic rock, classic rock, grunge, goth, emo, industrial... There are even subgroups of heavy metal, for example, hair metal, death metal and thrash metal. There are also subgroups of the other subgroups of rock. For example, punk pop, hardcore, proto-punk, New York punk and British punk are all subgroups… Read More
Many Heavy Metal bands wore platforms, in the 70s, and early 80s. Nowdays some bands still wear them as a gimmick. This was known as 'GLAM ROCK'. The band that springs to my mind is KISS. This was by no means the first band to do so. DAVID BOWIE was also a big wearer of platforms. ha ha boom boom Read More
No, not even close. If you are looking for more technical advanced bands look into progressive rock. progressive bands use almost every type of music and show a great variety in their songs. The best progressive heavy metal band woul be Dream Theater. Their heaviest album is called Train of Thought. Read More
There was many different types of entertainment in the 1970's. Some of the entertainment was, of course, television. "All in the Family", "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", "Sanford and Son" and various other shows that we still see in reruns made their debus in the 1970's. There were many different styles of music in this decade. Disco dancing became popular with the release of the movie Saturday Night Fever. Also, heavy metal rock music was… Read More
There's an Alt. Rock (not Heavy Metal) band by the name of the White Stripes with an album by that name, and that's probably the one you'd be thinking of. As far as actual Heavy Metal bands go, there was a relatively obscure band out of Austria called Break Point, which released an album called Elephants in 1987. PS. White stripes are NOT heavy metal at all. Read More
Heavy Metal Thrash Metal Groove Metal Nu Metal Classic Metal Death Metal Hair Metal Black Metal More Answers: Grindcore, hardcore, Melodic - death metal known as melodeath. Speed Metal, Rap Metal, Funk metal. And many more. Read More
Yes and no. KiSS overwhelmingly plays Rock/Hard Rock, but some songs of them can be considered as Heavy Metal. Read More
Blackie Lawless of W.A.S.P. is the most well known. NDAAZ and Corperate avenger are considered metal although they are Rap Rock. Journey isn't metal at all, but somebody had posted that he is Native. Read More
It refers to the genre of heavy metal rock music. Read More