Thrash metal was an inspiration for later extreme genres such as death metal and black metal. This list also includes certain bands which belong to the first wave of black metal. These bands essentially played thrash metal with a heavy emphasis on Satanic and occult themes in the lyrics and imagery. Over the years, thrash metal has developed a ...
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Deathrash, also known as death-thrash, is a shorthand term to describe bands who play a fusion of death metal and thrash metal.   The genre gained notoriety in Bali , Indonesia, where it attracted criticism of being related to the accelerated tourism development on the island and the superseding of its local culture, particularly by ...
In the late 1960s, a number of bands began pushing the limits of blues rock into a new genre which would be called heavy metal.   In 1981,  three of the "Big Four" thrash metal bands emerged ( Metallica ,  Slayer  and Anthrax ),  to be joined on the scene in 1983 by Megadeth .
The British bands Seventh Angel and Detritus introduced Christian thrash metal to Europe. Seventh Angel were considered to be thrash metal pioneers, and their albums achieved mainstream distribution through the Music for Nations label. Cross Rhythms states that for a long time Seventh Angel were considered to be the best metal act in the UK.
Pictured from left to right: Andreas Kisser, Eloy Casagrande, Paulo Jr., Derrick Green. The band name comes from a Portuguese translation of Motörhead's song "Dancing on Your Grave" which is "Dançando na sua Sepultura".
2 Korn Korn is an American nu-metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993. The band's current lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, and Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, with the addition of Ray Luzier, who replaced the band's original member, David Silveria in 2007.