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Favorite Band From Every Extreme Metal Subgenre.

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Jan 24, 2010 12:18 AM ET #1 (permalink)

Just out of boredom, here you can post your favorite band in every metal subgenreI'll start:
Death Metal: Jungle Rot
Black Metal: Dark Funeral
Thrash Metal: Skeletonwitch
Doom Metal: Grivf
Folk Metal: Sigtyr
Viking Metal: TY'R
Proggressive Metal: Symphony X
Power Metal: Dio
Heavy Metal: Judas Priest
NWOBHM: Motorhead
Groove Metal: Pantera or Lamb Of God
Gothic Metal: Autumn Clan
Neo-Classical Metal: Yngwie J. Malmsteen
Glam Metal: Motley Crue
Metalcore: Killswitch Engage(being the only one I like I decided to have it included)
Industrial Metal: Ministry
Sludge Metal: Black Label Society

(This post was last edited on February 13, 2010 at 10:09 AM ET.)

Jan 24, 2010 12:22 AM ET #2 (permalink)

Death Metal: Death!!
Black Metal: Darkthrone
Thrash Metal: aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah.... Destruction
Doom Metal: High on Fire

Jan 24, 2010 3:12 AM ET #3 (permalink)

Impossible for me to pick between all the bands really, I'll just say Celtic Frost for all of them :P

Jan 24, 2010 8:53 AM ET #4 (permalink)

Death metal: Suffocation
Thrash metal: Sepultura (I count them as thrash anyways, if you don't then Onslaught)
Black metal: Celtic Frost (same thing as Sepultura, if you don't count them or Mercyful Fate as black then Burzum)
Doom metal: Cathedral
Folk metal: ... nah.
Grindcore: Anal Cunt
Industrial metal: Ministry or 2wo (hey fuck you it was a good album)

(This post was last edited on January 24, 2010 at 2:53 PM ET.)

Jan 24, 2010 12:07 PM ET #5 (permalink)

cynic has the right idea! lol toms headwear crosses every genre

Jan 24, 2010 4:28 PM ET #6 (permalink)

Death Metal: Revocation
Technical Death Metal: Psycroptic
Brutal Death Metal: Vital Remains
Technical Brutal Death Metal: Fleshgod Apocalypse/Beneath the Massacre
Melodic Death Metal: Insomnium
Grindcore: G.O.R.E/Smashed Face
Folk Metal: Ensiferum
Black Metal: Dimmu Borgir/Dark Funeral
Doom Metal: Acid Bath
Thrash Metal: Voivod

Jan 25, 2010 8:40 AM ET #7 (permalink)

Death Metal- Deicide
Black Metal- Gorgoroth
Thrash Metal- Sepultura or Slayer
Have to give more thought to others, too many...

Jan 25, 2010 1:38 PM ET #8 (permalink)

CoH, Vital Remains are ridiculously good man, i'm glad more people like em now, still theyre pretty underrated imo. Dechristianize has to be one of my favourite death metal albums of all time, up there next to Heartwork for sure.

Jan 25, 2010 2:38 PM ET #9 (permalink)

I really don't like list threads, but I guess I'll bite.

Death Metal: Bolt Thrower, Lykathea Aflame
Technical Death Metal: Arsis, Centaurus-A
Deathcore: Through the Eyes of the Dead, After the Burial
Blackened Death Metal: Behemoth, Zyklon
Melodic Death Metal: Soilwork, In Flames (this is the hardest for me to choose, as there's so much I love in this genre besides the obvious choices)

Blackened Melodic Death Metal - The Arcane Order
Folk Metal: Ensiferum, Suidakra
Black Metal: Emperor, Dimmu Borgir
Doom Metal: Type O Negative
Thrash Metal: Another toughie... but Metallica wins by default for me

Jan 25, 2010 7:53 PM ET #10 (permalink)

Death Metal- Behemoth OBVIOUSLY
Thrash- Blood Tsunami and Rumpilstiltskin Grinder
Melodic Death Metal- At the Gates
Tech-Death- Origin
Grindcore- Pig Destroyer
Metalcore- Shadows Fall
Progressive Metalcore- The Agonist
Progressive Death- Gojira/Hacride and a dash of Opeth
Groove- Pantera
Doom- Good ol Sabbath or Type O Negative. Tough one right there.
Blackened Thrash- Skeletonwitch
Black metal- Dimmu Borgir

I dont know what else there is, because deathcore can suck a dick.

Jan 25, 2010 8:47 PM ET #11 (permalink)

Nat: thats a really good list

Jan 25, 2010 9:27 PM ET #12 (permalink)

Haha, only ze finest.

Jan 25, 2010 9:52 PM ET #13 (permalink)

Death Metal: Cannibal Corpse
Tech. Death: Decapitated, Arsis
Thrash: not to into it....I really like old metallica, slayer, Exodus, that stuff
Black: Emperor, Darkthrone, Mayhem, Dimmu, 1349, Immortal
Folk:Korpiklaani, Ensiferum, Eluveitie
Viking metal: Amon Amarth
really really tech. death:Origin, Brain Drill

Jan 25, 2010 11:01 PM ET #14 (permalink)

im just gonna pretend these favs are for right now .so f'n hard to choose any but here goes:
death metal: fleshgod apocalypse
black metal: dark funeral
grindcore: mumakil
thrash metal: skeleton witch
heavy metal:dream evil
power metal: blind guardian (nightfall middle earth)
funny shit but kinda good metal: swashbuckle
progressive metal/rock: anything devin townsend

Jan 27, 2010 3:16 AM ET #15 (permalink)

Funeral Doom Metal: Ataraxie/Esoteric
Death Metal: Autopsy
Death Doom: Disembowelment
Black Metal: Master's Hammer
Black/Doom: Faustcoven
Thrash Metal: Hobb's Angel of Death.

Jan 27, 2010 1:07 PM ET #16 (permalink)

Nat: yeah man Lykathea Aflame, Arsis, Soilwork and In Flames PWN

Jan 27, 2010 4:11 PM ET #17 (permalink)

ill give this a shot since im bored
Tech. Death - Nile/Meshuggah/Necrophagist in a Tie
Blackened death - Behemoth
Symphonic black - Emperor
Progressive black - Keep of Kalessin
Thrash - not really my style but Lamb of god
Doom - Type O Negative ftw!
Progressive Death metal - Tie between Opeth/Ihsahn
Standard Death metal - Bloodbath
Grindy Death metal -Suffocation

Overall Favorite metal band of all time - MOTHER FUCKING DEATH!!!!!!!!

Jan 28, 2010 3:36 PM ET #18 (permalink)

Lord: Meshuggah is Math Metal isnt it?

Jan 28, 2010 4:19 PM ET #19 (permalink)

eh, thats really just splitting hairs, to me when i hear Math metal i think more of the process used to write the music instead of what genre. i mean i like to think that a genre is depicted by the tonality, chord structure and chord progression and atmosphere of a song not the time signature. i mean there's so many metal bands that use "math" in writing but some are grindy some are death and even some are a little black metal. your right though they are straight up math, but their early stuff isn't really that mathy. To me they sound like a death metal band who uses math to write their songs. they center it around a 4/4 core so thats why i just shove it under the death metal blanket. I try not to break everything down into tiny genre's as to avoid being to biased. i've always wanted to be one of those "its really all just metal" guy's, but i have a problem with over analyzing so ive made little way's of trying to avoid that, like for example considering meshuggah just Death metal. or really their just a metal band. or to quote my grandma "that must be that hard rock stuff like metallica and nirvana". (to which i just nod and say sure, close enough)

Death Math Metal, and thats hard to say 30 times fast without fucking up.

Jan 28, 2010 5:31 PM ET #20 (permalink)

Lord: i see what you mean, i just always called them Math, and i like the Sub Genres cause it like helps me to have some idea of what a new band i find would sound like. so if a band is proclaimed to be Melodic Death Metal then i can be like "oh so they sound something like Dark Flood or Into Eternity, so they might be good". you know what i mean? like im not a genre nazi or anything it just helps me determine if certain bands are worth checking out

Jan 29, 2010 9:25 AM ET #21 (permalink)

yea i see what you mean. sub genre's are a good thing i think, its a great way to organize and find that specific sound your into.

Jan 29, 2010 11:33 AM ET #22 (permalink)

Meh, I'm bored, so I guess I'll give this a shot.. going to be a lot of ties though.

Death metal: Death.. obviously. Bloodbath and Cannibal Corpse way up there too.
Technical death metal: Brain Drill, Origin, Obscura, Necrophagist
Progressive metal (all types): Opeth, Porcupine Tree (not really metal though)
Grindcore: Pig Destroyer, Mumakil, old Carcass and Napalm Death
Mathcore: Psyopus, Dillinger Escape Plan
Deathcore (yeah, I know..): All Shall Perish, Whitechapel
Black metal: Dimmu Borgir, Old Man's Child, Watain, Emperor, Gorgoroth, Darkthrone, Burzum
Thrash: Sodom, Kreator, Destruction, Exodus
Doom: Either Type O Negative, Black Sabbath, or Electric Wizard

Jan 29, 2010 1:53 PM ET #23 (permalink)

Lord Opeth is far from beeing called death metal, nor Meshuggah or Ihsahn is.

Jan 29, 2010 2:19 PM ET #24 (permalink)

well i disagree...a bit...i typed progressive and added opeth and brainfarted and immediatly grouped ihsahn in with opeth. i admit ihsahn isnt death metal, although after does lean more towards death than black this time around in my opinion, but i think opeth and meshuggah are very death metal. i mean just from interviews ive read over the years they both have a mission statement to be death metal bands. you can go on and on about what you consider death metal and why i disagree and what i consider death metal and why you disagree, but if you take the heavy side of opeth and were to put that into a catagory, i would put it under death metal. and meshuggah is clearly a death metal band math or no math

Jan 29, 2010 4:07 PM ET #25 (permalink)

For fucks sake man... Yeah they maybe influenced by death metal or shit in da past, but hell dude death metal is not only growls it's riffs and fucking atmosphere. Neither of those bands have it man...
P.S. Sorry bout my english it's my third languege and I'm a bit drunk. Keep it real man.

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