German metal refers to heavy metal music produced in Germany.
Germany has a long and strong history with heavy metal. It is considered by many to be one of Europe's heaviest contributors to the scene. The genre is quite popular within the country. Early hard rock / heavy metal was brought to German soil with the success of Scorpions.
Germany is a birthplace of the speed metal and power metal subgenres. Early speed metal bands include Running Wild, Grave Digger, Rage… read more