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    The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    21) Pantera - wtf they should be more like top 5

    8) Does the author know the meaning of Heavy Metal?????

    5) Jimi Hendrix - great music, but not metal.

    Terrible list.



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    There were a few bands I wouldn't list as heavy metal in that article.



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Bands I feel that should have been on the list:
    Slipknot
    Otep
    Disturbed
    Soulfly
    Drain S.T.H.
    Rammstein
    White Zombie/ Rob
    Shadows Fall



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    thunderstruck by AC/DC is my favorite football pump up song



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Sorry, GnR does not belong behind Spinal Tap. I mean, I know their amp goes to 11, but come one!



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    I'm not even sure anyone in the top 5 should be considered "Metal" beside Black Sabbath, and I consider that to be borderline. Slayer doesn't even crack the top 10? Lamesauce.


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    This was a list of the crappiest bands of all time correct? Cause they did a great job on that.


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is ponderous. That's a good joke.



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    This was a list of the crappiest bands of all time correct? Cause they did a great job on that.
    Blasphemer!


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone62 View Post
    I'm not even sure anyone in the top 5 should be considered "Metal" beside Black Sabbath, and I consider that to be borderline. Slayer doesn't even crack the top 10? Lamesauce.
    So would some of these acts be considered Hard Rock instead?

    "Killed By Death" is one of my favorite Motorhead songs.



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    I'd go with just "Rock" for Led Zepp, Aerosmith, KISS, Jimi, and some of the others.


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    This was a list of the crappiest bands of all time correct? Cause they did a great job on that.
    No, GnR WAS on the list, just not high enough.



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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    GWAR might of not made this list, but they would put any band to shame in a live performance


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    Re: The 25 Best Heavy Metal Bands

    Killed by death an absolute best.

    I can't believe no megadeth in the top 25. When you look at the list I think you need to put those bands in perspective to when they were at there peak. Bands like Zeppelin and Hendrix in the day were considered Heavy Metal.

    A band I can't figure out is how did Aerosmith even get on this list. I know I am thinking of there most recent stuff but to consider them Heavy Metal. I put them more with rock bands like Lynyrd Skynyrd.



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