Tag Archive: thrash metal
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 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.
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.