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Funk metal is a relatively small subgenre of , it is a fusion genre which has origins in the 1980s, though came into prominence in the 1990s. A typical funk metal composition usually incorporates elements of various styles, with elements of styles. Groups considered funk metal are often described as playing ''hard-driving heavy metal guitar riffs, groove based bass rhythms characteristic of funk, and occasional -style vocal rhymes'', producing an approach to songwriting… read more

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  • Avatar for The_SchizoidMan
    Killing in the name of!!
  • Avatar for NinnyHonestLiar Support, like and recommend some good funk metal bands!
  • Avatar for BotulismtheBrat
    For fans of Tool, Incubus and Karnivool, check out Brisbane band Skin and Bones :
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  • Avatar for mhstudio
    So sad Primus and Extreme in the same genre, WTF!
  • Avatar for Sir_Pedroleum
    @Zombiproof Incubus played this style on Fungus Amongus and SCIENCE (e.g. A Certain Shade of Green). RHCP were classified with this style during their Mother's Milk time more than twenty years ago. If you don't see how some of the bands fit, you should listen to Infectious Grooves. In my opion th term Funk Metal fits 1000% for this band.
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  • Avatar for Zombiproof
    Cant really see how some of these bands are funk metal I mean "Incubus" FFS there just a bunch of whiney pop rock bitches haha.... Would NOT class RHCP as metal the only one I can see here that would remotley fit is Faith No More (FUCKING EPIC BAND THOUGH) and can't really comment on the others as I aint heard em
  • Avatar for c9kaskuser
    @josephivanda *they're
  • Avatar for NicholasBellic
    Why are people saying this genre doesn't exist? it's just a small Genre, that's all. Unfortunately, most good funk metal was swallowed up by Nu Metal during the late '90s. i prefer bands that are funk metal, without being Nu Metal, and that's most of the bands listed here.

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