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This band is so heavy. Mixed with Deathcore and Doom Metal. - Mumbizz01
By far the heaviest band of all time.
They need to be at least top 15
Wall of doom noise.
No this band is for little girls, not very heavy at all
You guys are dumb... suicide silence is not only lyrics the heaviest but hands down the best
They're overrated to be honest. So much better metal even within deathcore. The cleansing and a few other albums were alright but they feel generic and boring. - Azerix
SS is no Emu Bandz is ze Br00t4l3st bend evarevarevar foReverV 4 Comments
Hey man this year, the music. The first day, but the most part. The best
Suprised that I actually know these guys, they are black metal, which I guess is heavy. I don't really see why they are different from other black metal bands though
This list seems to be a popularity contest.
They're just pure chaosV 2 Comments
More mainstream than I guess some folks like, but System can be very heavy. With songs like Attack, Needles, Sugar, Jet Pilot, Science... come on guys. Don't let your mainstream hate cloud your judgement. System of a Down can kick some serious ass.
Um... Disturbed over System? Maybe you should listen to their earlier stuff like Sugar or Spiders and compare that to Down with the Sickness or Stupify.
By the way, Testament should be higher in my opinion. And Dio.
What the hell is this? System of a down is one of the amazing bands which must be in top 15. Vocals by serji, malakian were amazing. These are awesome, you should listen to System of a Down in lifetime. System of a Down is forever
Not even metal. - zxmV 6 Comments
Why is Slipknot at the number
Nine spot? Slayer does not deserve the top spot on this list. I mean, they are heavy, but just, really, they are a repeat of bands that came before them with Satanic album names and stuff. That does not make a band heavy. Just loud.
But People= Sh*t is much louder than Hell Awaits. And heavier, also with better vocals. Slipknot's music actually has a meaning, unlike Slayer's senseless Satanism inspired singing. That is pointless, and, if a song has no meaning, it cannot be heavy. Heaviness is the result of lyrics and music that has a dark meaning. Slayer has no meaning, and, is just noise. To qualify as heavy, you ave to have a brutal MEANING, not just sound effects without a meaning. Slayer has no purpose, and therefore, is without meaning. Meaning is the key to heaviness, because heaviness is not just loudness, Slayer has no heaviness. IF heaviness was merely loudness, Slipknot would (still) be heavier because it is also usually louder.
Listen to Surfacing, Eyeless, (Sic), Purity, Pulse of the Maggots, Three Nil, AOV, Skeptic, Lech, and every song on the Iowa album. Try to tell me they are not heavy then!
I love slipknot and when I get older I will show my children this band. When I first heard of slipknot I was already addicted to it... I found after slipknot, betraying the martyrs and I love them too. Then after them I found dead by April... Their music sounds a little like dubstep n the beginning and I love them. The first song I heard by slipknot-psychosocial
Betraying the martyrs- let it go
Dead by april-beautiful nightmare
Also I like black veil brides and the first song I heard by them was in the end... Mine and my girlfriends song by them is rebel love song but ita not really metal
Who ever put them on is a metal poser, they are not heavy, listen to songs like snuff, dead memories, duality, I love slipknot but they are not heavy enough and do not deserve the number 9 spotV 61 Comments
Rob Halford is Metal God. Priest, Purple and Sabbath started it all. Priest metalized Joan Baez and Fleetwood Mac songs for crying out loud. Beyond The Realms Of Death, hello. Priest had horrible record producers in their early albums, yes I said albums but were an amazing live act. Bringing a Harley Davidson on stage? There would have been NO Slayer or Metallica or Pantera without Halford. The fact that Megadeath is even on this list is laughable.
Let's face it Judas Priest started it all when it comes to metal. Many say it was Ozzy and Black Sabbath who started metal when in reality the Priest is the inspiration for all metal genres. Their loud sheiks and heavy riffs inspired those bands from death metal all the way to nu metal. If there was no Judas Priest THERE WOULD BE NO HEAVY METAL!
If we're going by heaviness then Judas Priest should be nowhere near the top 20!
The heaviest classic metal band, but not the heaviest metal band.V 11 Comments
These guys were heavy straight out of high school, they are one of the more unique metal bands out there, that don't sound exactly the same as other heavy bands
Heavier the most the bands on the list not better but heavier
Whats with all the bad 80s metal bands on here how is Metallica heavier than slipkn ot? r ings of saturn is hella heavier than Metallica how is it 19th lol how is slayer heavier than cannibal corpse
HELL YEAH!V 1 Comment
Their album "None So Vile" is probably the heaviest death metal album ever
LOL, Cryptopsy at #26, and Black Sabbath at #13, LOL, LOL, LOL - Metal_Treasure
One word "Dopethrone". It really can't get any heavier than that! I really believe (in my opinion) that Avenge sevenfold is a joke band. Its hard for me to grasp a lot of these new bands that semi learn to play an instrument and change their name to something stupid that they feel sounds evil. Synyster HAHA! Joke
Yeah, this is just a popularity contest. This is definitely the heaviest band I've ever heard. Maybe not the best band in all categories, but in terms of heaviness Electric Wizard should be at least in the top 5.
How the hell is this band not even on the list, they are the heaviest band of all time, maybe not the best, but they are heavy as hell. Metallica is not very heavy, Slipknot isn't heavy, and Iron maiden isn't heavy. I like all those bands more than EW, but EW is the heaviest band of all time
When it comes to crushing, soul-sucking, earth-shattering heaviness, it's Electric Wizard, all the way. Thrash is fast, not heavy. Death metal is brutal or technical, not heavy. This is it right here.V 16 Comments
People seem to be just voting for their favorite bands instead of who the think is heaviest, cause a lot of good heavy metal bands aren't really all that "heavy" no matter how good they are.
Destroyer Of The Universe is the heaviest song ever
Francesco Paoli: the best athlete in the world, and very possibly the best drummer in the world. The guy can blastbeat for five minutes straight, double kicking the whole time, and still make room for some of the most badass fills you could ever hear. And the best part: he does every bit of it at speeds that would scare Slayer off. And for those of you skeptics who would call him a studio creation, he sounds the exact same live as he does on the band's recordings. - AngryByrdV 1 Comment
Carcass are completely underrated as a band that played a bunch of different styles of metal and who's musicians played even more styles when they played in their other projects. This band rocks so hard when they play together. I love Carcass
Early carcass blows all away for pure aggressive heaviness & sound
Pure armageddon is the heaviest and most evil, dark thing I have ever listened to. Combine that with the crazy history, and you get the heaviest band in existence
Their heavy riffs, combined with insane drums and crazy history makes them the heaviest band on earth
Listen to pure armageddon and tell me slayer is heavier..
Wait... mayhem below SOTD? - AnanyaV 2 Comments
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