Three favourite bands from each heavy metal subgenre!

 
  • Three favourite bands from each heavy metal subgenre!

    Write down up to three bands to represent your music from each heavy metal subgenre!

    I'll start with this:

    Classic Heavy Metal - Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Manowar

    Thrash Metal - Slayer, Metallica, Megadeth

    Power Metal- Gamma Ray, Sonata Arctica, Blind Guardian

    Doom Metal- Candlemass, Moonspell, My Dying Bride

    Black Metal- Immortal, Elite, Summoning

    Viking Metal- Bathory, Ensiferum, Turisas

    Folk Metal- Eluveitie, Elvenking, Alestorm

    Death Metal- Deicide, Septic Flesh

    Melodic Death Metal- Scar Symmetry, Amorphis, Dark Tranquility

    Progressive Metal- Dream Theater, Symphony X, Opeth

    Groove/sludge Metal- Pantera, DevilDriver, Mastodon

    Nu Metal- None

    Alternative Metal- The Dillinger Escape Plan, Fantômas

    Hair Metal- Mötley Crüe, Ratt, Poison

    Metalcore- Killswitch Engage

    Industrial Metal- Deathstars, Terra Polaris

    Gothic Metal: Within Temptation, Nightwish (old)

    Please add more genres if I forgot someone!

  • heavy - Motorhead
    trash - Artas/Warbringer
    power - Iron Savior/Manowar/Rhapsody/Nightwish/Blind Guardian
    death - Vader/Amon Amarth
    gothic - Xandria
    hair - Twisted Sister

    Han shot first.
  • Heavy - Manowar
    thrash - Metallica
    Death - dimmu borgir
    Hair - Bon Jovi , guns n roses
    Industrial - Marilyn Manson

  • Heavy - Judas Priest, Halford, Iron Maiden.
    Death - Children of Bodom, Death, Hypocrisy.
    Black - Agathodaimon.
    Trash - Fight, Metallica.
    Doom - Moonspell, Paradise Lost.
    Industrial - Pain, Deathstars.
    Death - dimmu borgir
    :D

  • Dimu Borgir ain't death. It's symphonic extreme metal!

  • Classic Metal : Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Sabbath (Ozzy & Dio)
    Heavy Metal : Manowar, Astral Doors, Running wild
    Power Metal : Hammerfall, Blind Guardian, Helloween
    Black Metal: Venom
    Death Metal : Morbid Angel, Bolt Thrower
    Thrash Metal (popular) : Kreator, Megadeth, Destruction
    Thrash Metal (underground(ish) : Nuclear Assault, Heathen, Toxik
    Heavy Power Metal bands that can't be ommited because they rule like hell xD : Primal Fear, Iron Savior, Iced Earth

    Cant list much Black or Death Metal cos i dont listen to much of either genre :S

    ''If you're playing Rock 'n' Roll, play it without lies.
    Always be as brave and proud like an eagle in the sky.
    If you want to be remembered, there is one thing you should do
    When you play your music gotta KEEP IT TRUE''
  • Brilliant taste, mate!

  • Cheers man xD same to you !

    ''If you're playing Rock 'n' Roll, play it without lies.
    Always be as brave and proud like an eagle in the sky.
    If you want to be remembered, there is one thing you should do
    When you play your music gotta KEEP IT TRUE''
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    Edited by hjbardenhagen on 28 Dec 2010, 07:20
  • Classic Heavy Metal - Black Sabbath, Judas Priest and Iron Maiden

    Thrash Metal - Slayer, Metallica, Megadeth

    Power Metal- Rage, Helloween and Blind Guardian

    Doom Metal- Candlemass, Pentagram.

    Black Metal- Venom if it counts

    Viking Metal-None

    Folk Metal- Orphaned Land

    Death Metal- Death and Possessed if it counts

    Melodic Death Metal- (Old)In Flames, At The Gates and Dark Tranquility

    Progressive Metal- Symphony X, Opeth and Nevermore

    Groove Metal- Pantera, Machine Head, Exhorder

    Nu Metal- System Of A Down and Rage Against The Machine(Barely Both)

    Funk Metal - Faith No More, Infectious Grooves and Primus

    Hair Metal- WASP, Motley Crue and Guns n' Roses

    Metalcore/Mathcore - Between The Buried And Me, Botch, Sikth

    Stoner/Sludge: Down, Mastodon and Crowbar

  • Heavy metal - Manowar, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest
    Power metal - Helloween, Gamma Ray, Sabaton
    Thrash metal - Testament, Slayer, Kreator
    Death metal - Death, Possessed, Carcass
    Melodic death - Amon Amarth, Dethklok
    Viking metal - Enslaved, Bathory
    Doom metal - Cirith Ungol, Candlemass
    Progressive metal - Opeth

    Oldschool and forgotten (from all genres): Vengeance, Omen, The Rods, Shok Paris, Razor, Leatherwolf, Abattoir, Picture

  • Many good bands here :) Great taste guys!

    • Scurpi said...
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    • 2 Nov 2008, 15:38

    meow

    Classic Heavy Metal - Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Dio

    Thrash Metal - Slayer, Metallica

    Power Metal- Sonata Arctica, Helloween

    Groove/sludge Metal- Pantera

    Hair Metal- Mötley Crüe, Twisted Sisters, Scorpions

    Gothic Metal: Voltaire(Irish Goth) :D

    I like so much more, but I'm way too lazy to write right now.
    \m/

    -Scurpi
    • Scurpi said...
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    • 2 Nov 2008, 15:38

    meow

    Classic Heavy Metal - Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Dio

    Thrash Metal - Slayer, Metallica

    Power Metal- Sonata Arctica, Helloween

    Groove/sludge Metal- Pantera

    Hair Metal- Mötley Crüe, Twisted Sisters, Scorpions

    Gothic Metal: Voltaire(Irish Goth) :D

    I like so much more, but I'm way too lazy to write right now.
    \m/

    -Scurpi
    • Scurpi said...
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    • 2 Nov 2008, 15:39

    meow

    Classic Heavy Metal - Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Dio

    Thrash Metal - Slayer, Metallica

    Power Metal- Sonata Arctica, Helloween

    Groove/sludge Metal- Pantera

    Hair Metal- Mötley Crüe, Twisted Sisters, Scorpions

    Gothic Metal: Voltaire(Irish Goth) :D

    I like so much more, but I'm way too lazy to write right now.
    \m/

    -Scurpi
    • Scurpi said...
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    • 2 Nov 2008, 15:39

    ...

    Sorry for spamming...

    -Scurpi
  • Classic Heavy Metal - Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Dio
    Thrash Metal - Death Angel, Testament, Megadeth
    Power Metal- Helloween, Dream Evil, Manowar
    Doom Metal- Candlemass
    Progressive Metal- Dream Theater, Symphony X
    Nu Metal- System of a Down
    Hair Metal- Dokken

    Band in which I don't know where they belong:
    Nevermore

  • Classic Heavy Metal - Saxon, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath

    Thrash Metal - Megadeth, Slayer

    Power Metal- Avantasia, Edguy, Firewind... Sonata Arctica... Sabaton

    Doom Metal- Cathedral, Paradise Lost, My Dying Bride

    Black Metal- Immortal, Satyricon, Emperor... Gorgoroth

    Viking Metal- Turisas, Amon Amarth, Leaves' Eyes?

    Folk Metal- Korpiklaani

    Death Metal-

    Melodic Death Metal- Arch Enemy

    Progressive Metal- Opeth, Ayreon, Anathema?

    Groove/sludge Metal- I suppose Cathedral should've been here :)

    Nu Metal- Slipknot

    Alternative Metal- Marilyn Manson, Volbeat

    Hair Metal- Guns N Roses, Bon Jovi, Europe

    Metalcore-

    Industrial Metal- Deathstars, Mortiis, Pain

    Gothic Metal: Nightwish, HIM :S

    • elatihc said...
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    • 10 Mar 2009, 16:38
    powerslave696 said:
    Classic Metal : Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Sabbath (Ozzy & Dio)
    Thrash Metal (popular) : Kreator, Megadeth, Destruction

    Heavy Power Metal bands that can't be ommited because they rule like hell xD : Primal Fear, Iron Savior, Iced Earth



    pretty much what I would put in my list too :)

    Classic Metal : Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Sabbath (Ozzy & Dio)
    Thrash Metal (popular) : Kreator, Megadeth, Testament

    Heavy Power Metal band that can't be ommited because they rule like hell xD :
    Iced Earth

    Prog/Death Metal - Opeth, Death
    Melodic Death - Arch Enemy, Dark Tranquillity, In Flames

  • Heavy Metal - Judas Priest, Manowar, Black Sabbath

    Thrash Metal - Deströyer 666, Nifelheim

    Doom Metal- Reverend Bizarre, Pentagram, Saint Vitus

    Black Metal- Ulver, Darkspace, Paysage d'Hiver

    Folk Metal- Ulver (Bergtatt!)

    Death Metal - BOLT THROWER, Slugathor

    Sludge Metal- Eyehategod, Fleshpress, Stumm

    other - Sigh, Circle

    Naming three bands was too difficult so I left some spaces open.

  • bugguy92 said:
    Heavy - Manowar
    thrash - Metallica
    Death - dimmu borgir
    Hair - Bon Jovi , guns n roses
    Industrial - Marilyn Manson

    ManOwaR aren't Heavy


    Classic Heavy Metal - Iron Maiden

    Thrash Metal - Metallica

    Power Metal - Blind Guardian, Helloween

    Doom Metal - don't have

    Black Metal - Cradle of Filth, Graveworm

    Viking Metal - don't have

    Folk Metal - don't have

    Death Metal - One Man Army and the Undead Quartet

    Melodic Death Metal - Dark Tranquillity, Soilwork, In Flames, Disarmonia Mundi

    Progressive Metal - Opeth

    Groove/sludge Metal - DevilDriver

    Nu Metal - Disturbed

    Alternative Metal - none

    Hair Metal - WTF?!

    Metalcore - Sonic Syndicate

    Industrial Metal - Ill Nino

    Gothic Metal - rofl

  • h4ll0w3d said:

    ManOwaR aren't Heavy


    Manowar are heavy.

  • They are more power than heavy metal... more than 70% of their songs have nothing to do with heavy metal.

  • heavy metal: judas priest, iron maiden, black sabbath
    power metal: blind guardian, edguy, sonata arctica
    thrash metal: metallica, megadeth, slayer^^
    death metal: unleashed, vader, death
    melodic death metal: in flames, amon amarth, children of bodom
    black metal: irrlycht, dimmu, immortal
    folk metal: in extremo, subway to sally, eluveitie
    viking/pagan metal: moonsorrow, equilibrium, ensiferum
    gothic metal: lacuna coil, paradise lost, within temptation (first album)
    doom metal: candlemass, my dying bride, ahab (and the paradise lost albums)
    stoner rock/metal: monster magnet, spiritual beggars, black angels
    industrial metal: ministry, manson, rammstein
    progressive metal: queensryche, dream theater, opeth
    symphonic metal: nightwish, visions of atlantis, epica
    nu metal: only disturbed^^
    metalcore: only heaven shall burn^^


    btw. i would rather put cathedral to space doom

  • h4ll0w3d said:
    They are more power than heavy metal... more than 70% of their songs have nothing to do with heavy metal.


    I'm sorry man but this is bullshit and as a die hard Manowar fan I cannot stand this. 100% of their songs is filled with pure HEAVY FUCKIN' METAL !!! Rough, fast and wild !

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