Growling is a form of screaming but generally not as loud or aggressive. They're common in metal music, but can be found in Rock Music to. Here's some bands with some of the worst growlers I've ever heard. If you think I missed one feel free to add it.
The Top Ten
1Cannibal CorpseCannibal Corpse is a American death metal band from Buffalo, New York, formed in 1988. The band is known for their graphic album covers, explicitly violent lyrics and song titles like "I C** Blood" The group got into mainstream after performing the song "Hammer Smashed Face" in the 1994 film Ace Ventura: ...read more.
The growler/ singer in this band is so bad that it honestly makes my ears feel raped. - SomePersonYouHate
2Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under is an American death metal band from Tampa, Florida, formed in 1993. The band consist of four members: founding vocalist Chris Barnes, longtime guitarist Steve Swanson, current bassist Jeff Hughell and recent drummer Marco Pitruzzella.
Almost as bad as Cannibal Corpse with just as bad growling. - SomePersonYouHate
3Lamb of GodLamb of God is an American heavy metal band from Richmond, Virginia. Formed in 1994, the group consists of vocalist Randy Blythe, guitarists Mark Morton and Willie Adler, bassist John Campbell, and drummer Chris Adler.
Growling's that's so mundane and obnoxious that it's annoying to hear. - SomePersonYouHate
4Morbid AngelMorbid Angel is an American death metal band based in Tampa, Florida. UK music magazine Terrorizer ranked Morbid Angel's 1989 debut Altars of Madness first in its list "Top 40 greatest death metal albums".
Some of the worst growling in existence I'm not kidding... - SomePersonYouHate
5Cradle of FilthCradle of Filth are a British extreme metal band that formed in Suffolk in 1991. The band's musical style evolved from black metal to a cleaner and more "produced" amalgam of gothic metal, symphonic black metal and other extreme metal styles.
Growling so bad that'll most likely make your ears bleed. - SomePersonYouHate
6Anal C***Anal C*** was an American grindcore band founded by vocalist Seth Putnam in 1988. The band is known for their highly offensive lyrics which included themes of misogyny, homophobia, racism, Nazism, antisemitism, and schadenfreude (ridicule of the unfortunate). Their music has been received negatively ...read more.
Growling's that insufferably atrocious. - SomePersonYouHate
7Napalm DeathNapalm Death are a British grindcore/death metal band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981. While none of its original members remain in the group, the lineup of vocalist Mark "Barney" Greenway, bassist Shane Embury, guitarist Mitch Harris and drummer Danny Herrera has remained consistent ...read more.
Terrible just downright mediocre growling at most. - SomePersonYouHate
8Dying FetusDying Fetus is an American death metal band originally from Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Formed in 1991, the group is known for their consistently hook-laden song structures, characterized by blast beats, complex riffing, slam riffs and heavy breakdowns.
Yeah... the growling's not just bad it's horrendous. - SomePersonYouHate
9Malevolent CreationMalevolent Creation is an American death metal band formed in Buffalo, New York in 1987. The band’s original members were vocalist Brett Hoffmann, guitarists Phil Fasciana and Jeff Juskiewicz, bassist Jason Blachowicz, and drummer Mark Simpson.
Some of the worst growling in existence. - SomePersonYouHate
10EpicaEpica is a Dutch symphonic metal band, founded by guitarist and vocalist Mark Jansen after his departure from After Forever.
I like Epica but I'm not a big fan of the growler in some of their songs. - SomePersonYouHate