Tag Archive: thrash metal


Gwar

  Gwar has been nominated for a Grammy for their thrash metal music. They have played a variety of music including punk rock, and sludge metal. They are best know for their costumes lyrics and graphic stage performances.

Extreme

Extreme rose to worldwide success in the late 80s selling over 10 million albums.They are the Kings of  Funk metal blending glam & thrash metal. Pornograffitti made platinum x2 featuring smash hit “More Than Words”. Their latest effort if the 2007 Saudades de Rock.

Buckethead

   Buckethead’s music spans the genres of avant-garde, bluegrass, electronica, funk, hard rock, instrumental rock, jazz, jazz fusion, progressive metal, and thrash metal. He’s noted for his perforamnces with the Halloween mask & a bucket over his head.

Absu

  Absu played death metal in their early career but now stick mainly to black metal and thrash metal music. They combine celtic and folk music into “Mythological Occult Metal”.

Metallica
Metallica tickets

Metallica is the ultimate heavy metal band. They were considered one of the Big 4 in thrash metal. The band has 7 Grammys and has sold near 100 million albums. Their music also ranges into speed metal & hard rock.

Apocalyptica tickets

Apocalyptica tickets

Finnish cello metal band, Apocalyptica, is composed of cellists and a drummer. They got their start when 4 cellists (Eicca Toppinen, Paavo Lötjönen, Max Lilja, and Antero Manninen) got together to play Metallica covers. A Zen Garden agent signed them in 1993. Their debut album consisted of nothing but Metallica covers. Their second album included covers of Faith No More, Pantera, and Sepultura in addition to Metallica.