Top Ten Bands Falsely Accused of Being Nu Metal/Rap Metal
Many bands of the late 90s and early 2000 were labeled falsely, yes I know nu metal is a branch from alt metal, but its more
The Top Ten
1DisturbedDisturbed is an American nu metal/ alternative rock/ alternative metal band from Chicago, Illinois. The band comprises vocalist David Draiman, bassist John Moyer, guitarist Dan Donegan, and drummer Mike Wengren. They are known for songs like "Down With the Sickness" and "Stricken" .
Heavy metal, alt metal, hard rock with regee - RustyNail
2GodsmackGodsmack is an American rock band from Lawrence, Massachusetts, formed in 1995. The band is composed of founder, frontman and songwriter Sully Erna, guitarist Tony Rombola, bassist Robbie Merrill, and drummer Shannon Larkin.
Alt metal, hard rock. But the riffs and vocal delivery was labeled nu metal - RustyNail
3StaindStaind was a Nu Metal band formed in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1995. ...read more.
Their first few albums were alt metal, not nu/rap - RustyNail
The alt metal and industrial metal riffs and quick pace labeled many industrial bands nu metal - RustyNail
5Coal ChamberCoal Chamber was formed in Los Angeles, CA, in 1993. The current members of Coal Chamber are Dez Fafara (Vocals), Nadja Peulen (Bass), Meegs Rascón (Guitar), and Mike Cox (Drums). Former members of the band include Rayna Foss, Chela Rhea Harper, and John Thor. Coal Chamber is typically known being ...read more.
Groove metal and Goth metal - RustyNail
Goth rock, alt rock / metal. - RustyNail
7Red Hot Chili PeppersThe Red Hot Chili Peppers is an American funk-rock and alternative rock band, that was founded in 1983. ...read more.
9ChevelleChevelle is an American rock band that formed in 1995 in the Chicago suburb of Grayslake, Illinois. The band was originally composed of brothers: Pete Loeffler, Sam Loeffler and Joe Loeffler.
11Linkin 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.