The New Wave of American Heavy Metal (NWOAHM) is a heavy metal music movement that originated in the United States during the early to mid-1990s and has expanded most in the recent 2000s. Some of the bands considered part of the movement had formed as early as the late 1980s, but did not become influential or reach popular standing until the following decade. The term NWOAHM is a later reference to the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement of the late 1970s. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: As I Lay Dying

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  • outrenoir

    late 1980s? Initiated by Korn? I thought this mostly refers to the wave of neo-thrash that followed metalcore around a decade ago

    August 2013
  • CoasterKid93

    mfw every popular metal band out there is tagged here

    August 2013
  • nospr

    Mallcore crap. I'd rather listen to Manilla Road and Jag Panzer.

    January 2013
  • LawLieTicp

    Artist picture: Bullet For My Valentine....-_- Fail

    October 2012
  • JamesHetfield13

    Guys this is some awesome crap! If you don't like it, that's your problem, but for those like me who do, THIS IS AWESOME! Avenged Sevenfold and Pantera are some of the greatest bands ever!!!

    June 2012
  • PanOvce

    NWOAHM would be bands like Virgin Steele, Jag Panzer, Manilla Road, Cirith Ungol, The Lord Weird Slough Feg. This is Boring Wave of American Kinder Bullshit.

    June 2011
  • Igor_Piegas

    wait. what?

    January 2011
  • Porygoon

    So this is where all the shit gets piled.

    November 2010
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