Top 10 Most Aggressive Post Grunge and Nu Metal Bands
Note: If you dislike and or hate post- grunge or Nu Metal I'd recommend not voting or commenting on this list. I'm ranking these bands by aggressiveness not popularity.
The Top Ten
1Alter BridgeAlter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.
The most aggressive Post- Grunge band out there behind Seether. - SomePersonYouHate
2SlipknotSlipknot is an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band is best known as one of the pioneers of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal during the late 1990s - 2000s and are distinguishable by the band's clothing choices, consisting of black/red jumpsuits and horror inspired masks. ...read more.
This band was crazy when performing at 1999 but I don't know why Joey get fired
Most aggressive Nu metal band, much more metal than most nu metal bands.
Very aggressive and worthy of being in the top five. - SomePersonYouHate
3KornKorn 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 ...read more.
The godfather band of Nu Metal and yes they're pretty aggressive. - SomePersonYouHate
4SeetherSeether are a South African hard rock band founded in May 1999 in Pretoria, South Africa. The band originally performed under the name Saron Gas until 2002, when they adopted the Seether name.
One of the most underrated but aggressive Post- Grunge bands out there. - SomePersonYouHate
5Static-XStatic-X formed in Los Angeles in 1994. The band had many lineup changes, but the main vocalist and guitarist throughout has been frontman Wayne Static. Other well-known members of Static-X include Tony Campos (bassist), Ken Jay (drummer), and Koichi Fukuda (guitarist). The final lineup of Static-X ...read more.
A underrated but aggressive Nu Metal band. - SomePersonYouHate
6Breaking BenjaminBreaking Benjamin is a American post-grunge/alternative metal band formed in 1998. The bands members all changed in the time between 2010 to 2014, with the exception of Ben Burnley (Vocals). The Ex-Members included Chad Szeliga (Drums), Aaron Fink (Guitar) and Mark Klepaspi (Bass). ...read more.
Especially with their album "Ember" which is arguably their most aggressive album. - SomePersonYouHate
7Linkin ParkLinkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members currently include Mike Shinoda (vocals, keyboards, rhythm guitar), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture of Alternative ...read more.
Mainly their first two albums were Nu Metal everything else though not so much still aggressive albums at that. - SomePersonYouHate
8Dead By Sunrise
I guess Dead by Sunrise could be classified as Post- Grunge but I'm kind of doubting it. Anyways here's a few aggressive songs: Condemned, Inside of Me, Walking in Circles, Crawl Back In, End of the World and My Suffering. - SomePersonYouHate
9DeftonesDeftones are an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California. The band, which was founded in 1988, consists of Chino Moreno, Stephen Carpenter, Frank Delgado, Abe Cunningham and Sergio Vega.
Their song Headup is one of the most aggressive and heaviest Nu Metal songs there is - cjWriter1997
10Limp BizkitLimp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.
11Foo FightersFoo Fighters are an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. The band was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, rhythm guitar, main songwriter), Pat Smear (rhythm guitar), Nate ...read more.
They have a few aggressive songs here and there. - SomePersonYouHate
12AdemaAdema is a nu metal band from Bakersfield, California. The band formed in 2000 with members lead vocalist Mark Chavez, vocalist/guitarist Tim Fluckey, guitarist Mike Ransom, bassist Dave DeRoo, and drummer Kris Kohls.
13Three Days GraceThree Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1997 with a line-up consisting of guitarist and lead vocalist Adam Gontier, drummer and backing vocalist Neil Sanderson, and bassist Brad Walst. In 2013 Gontier left the band due to creative differences. He was replaced with Brad's ...read more.
Somewhat aggressive but not as aggressive as other bands on this list. - SomePersonYouHate