New wave of american heavy metal

The New Wave of American Heavy Metal (abbreviated as NWOAHM or NWoAHM) is a movement in heavy metal music that originated in the United States during the mid to late 1990s. The term NWOAHM is a reference to the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement of the 1980s. Although the term is used by the Rock media with increasing frequency, the definition has not been finished completely. NWOAHM is credited by some with bringing heavy metal back into the mainstream. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Chimaira

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