Navigating through Heavy Metal’s Sub-genre’s

Where do I start with all of these genre’s of Metal?

Answer: If you want to start with full albums;

Thrash Metal – Metallica – Master of Puppets

Heavy Metal – Pantera – Cowboys from Hell

Death Metal – Decapitated – Winds of Creation

Deathmetal/Grindcore – Cattle Decapitation – Monolith of Humanity

Black Metal – Dimmu Borgir – Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia

Gothenburg – In Flames – Reroute to Remain

Metalcore – All that Remains – The Fall of Ideals

Deathcore – Whitechapel – This is Exile

Grindcore – Napalm Death – From Enslavement to Obliteration

Progressive Metal – Between the Buried and Me – Colors

Djent – Tesseract – Polaris

Other Must Listens:

(Deathmetal) Scar Symmetry – Holographic Universe

(Deathmetal) Death – Individual Thought Patterns

(Deathmetal/Grindcore) Cattle Decapitation – The Anthropocene Extinction

(Metalcore) Unearth – The Oncoming Storm

(Black Metal) Emperor – Prometheus

(Prog Metal) Draconian – Sovran

(Black Metal) Dissection – Storm of the Lights Bane

(Metalcore) Darkest Hour – Undoing Ruin

(Deathcore) As Blood Runs Black – Allegiance

(Deathcore) Suicide Silence – The Cleansing

(Djent) Sikth – Death of a Dead Day

… or Start with Individual Songs;

Thrash Metal – Metallica – Battery

Heavy Metal – Pantera – Cowboys from Hell (Title Track)

Death Metal – Decapitated – The Eye of Horus

Black Metal – Dimmu Borgir – Kings of the Carnival Creation

Gothenburg – In Flames – Cloud Connected

Metalcore – All that Remains – It Dwells in Me

Deathcore – As Blood Runs Black – Beneath the Surface

Deathmetal/Grindcore – Cattle Decapitation – Plagueborne

Grindcore – Pig Destroyer – Burning Palm

Progressive Metal – Between the Buried and Me – Decade of Statues

Djent – Sikth – Bland Street Bloom


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