Today, we get to witness a number of genres in the industry like pop, country, electronic, dubstep, and many more but Rock remains one genre that would always be a classic. Rock music is something that for some can be an emotion or stress management technique to relieve their stress and just noise to the others. It is a genre that holds on to some contradictory thoughts and can be traced back to the times that had some revolutionary artists and bands to whose music we would head bang to not only at music concerts but anytime and anywhere
Here are 7 Rocks bands that you need to head bang to:
1. Slayer :
An American thrash metal band formed in the year 1981 was assembled by guitarists Kerry King and Hanneman .Hailing from California, this band tasted success with their album-Reign in Blood which was released in the year 1986. Their lyrics revolved around controversial topics like terrorism, anti-religion, genocide, Nazism, war, etc.
2. Mettalica :
Formed in the year 1981, Metallica remains one band that can never be forgotten. They have delivered some extra ordinary albums that gave them an instant success which includes their third album- Master of Puppets which is considered as an essential heavy metal album as it was the first to be certified platinum.
3. Linkin Park :
An American based rock band formed in 1996 has been a favourite for many. Their songs Numb, In the End and New divide are considered to be one of the best rock songs of 21st century that are unbeatable. RIAA certified their album- Hybrid Theory platinum in 2005.
4. Pantera :
Formed in 1981- Pantera is an American Heavy Metal band that gained tremendous success with their album Glam Metal in the 1980’s. Since then they have given some phenomenal performances in albums like Cowboys in Hell that has received critical and commercial success. Their songs Walk, Cemetery Gates, 5 minutes alone are a few that are still loved and cherished.
5. Fall Out Boys :
An American Pop Rock Band- the Fall Out Boys are the new age rock band that have achieved tremendous popularity from their songs like ‘My song’s Know What You Did In the Dark’, Centuries, Dance Dance That. The band gained major success through their album Take this to your Grave that developed a strong fan base for them.
6. Green Day :
Formed in the year 1987- Green Day remain one of the major influencers in punk, pop and alternative rock. Some of their famous songs and albums that achieved massive success include- American Idol, Basket Case, 21 Guns that you would find difficult not to head bang to. They have received 5 Grammy Awards and have sold over 75 million records worldwide.
7. Nirvana :
Nirvana has given us songs like Nevermind, Smells like Teen Spirit and is known as one of the most influential bands. They have been included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014 and have sold more than 75 million records worldwide.
Relive, cherish and enjoy by listening to the above albums that are nothing but solid gold that you cannot miss.