Heavy metal

Heavy metal (often referred to simply as metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom and the United States. With roots in blues-rock and psychedelic rock, the bands that created heavy metal developed a thick, massive sound, characterized by highly amplified distortion, extended guitar solos, emphatic beats, and overall loudness. Heavy metal lyrics and performance styles are generally associated with masculinity and machismo. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Dio

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Five Finger Death Punch
Volbeat, Hellyeah, Nothing MoreConcert
Santander Arena
Reading PA, United States

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Friday 3 October 2014
Judas Priest
Steel PantherConcert
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Hammond, IN, Chicago, United States
41.694068 -87.507177

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Five Finger Death Punch and Hellyeah
Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, HellyeahConcert
Prudential Center
Newark, New York, United States
40.733747 -74.170268

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Saturday 4 October 2014
Riff RaffConcert Mainstreet Bar & Grill
Toledo, United States
41.647542 -83.522391

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The Led Zeppelin Experience ft. No Quarter
No QuarterConcert
The Depot
Salt Lake City UT, United States
40.760588 -111.89395
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Sunday 5 October 2014
FozzyConcert Gramercy Theatre
New York, United States
40.7399 -73.984911

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  • CriticalSwitch

    Early Black Sabbath is the only heavy metal worth listening to.

    Wednesday afternoon
  • Arashsolati789


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  • putzharold

    o que slipknot faz nessa tag

    August 2014
  • D1MA16

    Один из моих самых любимых жанров

    June 2014
  • K33LYN

    Wooooo heavy metal rocks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    June 2014
  • OliverUFT

    Slipknot Heavy Metal? O.O

    May 2014
  • letterblack

    a documentary on how indian metal scene has grown and how the artist are not letting their passion die...........http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cl4oNVe6Hps if u liked it.......... the do share comment or like. or whatever u feel like.............

    April 2014
  • rok2slayr

    vv they exploited every drop of money they could out of it.

    April 2014
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