Best Kinds of Rock Music

The Top Ten Best Kinds of Rock Music

1 Hard Rock Hard Rock is a subgenre of rock music known for having heavier guitar riffs/solos. It originated around 1964-1965 with various Garage Rock bands.


2 Classic Rock
3 Heavy Metal Heavy Metal music is a sub-genre of rock music that originated in the late 1960s-70s, featuring more distorted and heavier instrumental work and darker lyrical themes. Heavy Metal broke into mainstream success with bands such as Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Metallica. more.

Metal 4 life: Metallica, Megadeth, Avenged Sevenfold, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Guns N' Roses...

4 Alternative Rock
5 Blues Rock Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock. It is mostly an electric ensemble-style music with instrumentation similar to electric blues and rock: electric guitar, electric bass, and drums, often with Hammond organ.
6 Grunge Grunge (sometimes referred to as the Seattle sound) is a subgenre of alternative rock and a subculture that emerged during the mid-1980s.

Nirvana made this kind the best
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7 Thrash Metal Thrash Metal is a Heavy Metal subgenre developed during the early 1980s and an early precursor of Extreme Metal. Thrash Metal features a faster and more aggressive guitar work than Traditional Metal with shredding and double-bass drums and can range from melodic singing to loud shouts. more.

Great riffs and speed. Never boring.

8 Progressive Rock Progressive rock is a broad genre of rock music that developed in the United Kingdom and United States throughout the mid to late 1960s.
9 Punk Rock Punk rock is a subgenre of rock music. It usually has rebellious lyrics and down stroked power chords played on guitars. Bad Religion, Sex Pistols, and Green Day (actually pop-punk, which is still punk in a way) are a few punk rock bands. The subgenre influenced thrash metal because of it's down stroked more.
10 Folk Rock

The Contenders

11 Rock 'n' Roll
12 Britpop Britpop is a UK based music and culture movement in the mid 1990s which emphasised "Britishness", and produced bright, catchy pop music partly in reaction to the US led grunge music and the UK's own shoegazing music scene.
13 Psychedelic Rock
14 Pop Rock
15 Southern Rock
16 Glam Rock
17 British Invasion
18 Industrial Metal
19 Hair Metal
20 Pop Punk
21 College Rock
22 Rockabilly
23 Doom Metal
24 Nu Metal

By metal is the best. Korn slipknot three days grace shinedown Green Day papa roach and limp bizkit are all by metal

25 Blues Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
26 Speed Metal
27 Power Metal
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