Battle Of The Metal Subgenres...Round 1?

Pick 8 of the following out of the 18. Sorry I know i didn't use all the subgenres. You do not need to pick 8 but it would help me with tallies. (:

Have fun. :P

Melodic Death Metal

Death Metal

Black Metal

Thrash

Groove

Industrial

Folk(Includes Viking and whatnot)

Stoner

Power

Speed

Progressive

Nu/ Rap Metal

Symphonic metal

Doom

Gothic

Sludge

Glam/Hair Metal

Metalcore

Update:

It's okay jake. I wouldn't either lol.

I just wanted to provide alot.

Update 2:

Nice details Fatdude.

I agree with Amon Amarth.

Update 3:

Thanks Sara

(:

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    I. Melodic Death Metal (like Amon Amarth- a brilliant band)

    II. Death Metal (like Nile, whom are unparalleled in brutality and originality, as well as Immolation)

    III. Black Metal (like Emperor and Enslaved)

    IV. Thrash (Nuclear Assault, Cyclone Temple, Sanctuary, Death Angel, etc.)

    V. Industrial (Ministry)

    VI. Progressive (Opeth, Death)

    VII. Doom (My Dying Bride, Ceremonium)

    VIII. Glam/hair metal (Motley Crue, Skid Row, etc.)

    Source(s): I am an old-school metalhead
  • 1 decade ago

    Melodic Death Metal

    Thrash Metal

    Industrial Metal

    Folk Metal

    Power Metal

    Progressive Metal

    Symphonic Metal

    Metalcore

    Good question.

  • 1 decade ago

    Melodic Death Metal

    Thrash

    Industrial

    Speed

    Symphonic

    Gothic

    Glam/Hair Metal

  • 1 decade ago

    Death Metal

    Black Metal

    Thrash

    Groove

    Industrial

    Folk

    Stoner

    Speed

    Progressive

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Power

    Speed

    Melodic Death

    Death

    Black Metal

    Thrash

    Progressive

    Symphonic

    Groove

    Some metalcore

    Source(s): And how could I forget Folk/Viking?!
  • Melodic Death Metal

    Death Metal

    Black Metal

    Thrash

    Industrial

    Folk

    Metalcore

    Progressive

  • All these different subgenres gives me a headache. Whatever happened to plain ol' Heavy Metal?

    Anyway, my favorite 8 of the ones you listed

    Melodic Death Metal

    Death Metal

    Thrash

    Groove

    Industrial

    Gothic

    Symphonic metal

    Glam/Hair Metal

  • 1 decade ago

    Melodic Death Metal

    Power Metal

    Folk Metal

    Gothic

    Glam/Hair Metal

    Progessive

    Symphonic Metal

    Metalcore

  • Melodic Death Metal

    Death Metal

    Power

    Speed

    Progressive

    Symphonic Metal

    Sludge

    Metalcore

  • Melodic Death Metal!!!

    Black Metal

    Thrash Metal

    Industrial Metal

    Folk Metal!!!

    Power Metal

    Symphonic Metal

    Death Metal

  • Melodic Death Metal

    Death Metal

    Black Metal

    Thrash

    Groove

    Industrial

    Power

    Sludge

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