Top Ten Most Influential Thrash Metal SongsIronSabbathPriest
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Yes, most influential. Especially for the random fast down strumming/picking riffs. - zxm
I voted for raining blood by accident
La mia opinione e che I metallica e una miglior band che ci sia e faccio I complimenti a kirk hammett de suo strabilianti assoli di chitarra e che fanno dei riff strabilianti che spaccano
You hear something from this song in many thrash songs and even in many death metal songs. This is also the most copied riff in metal history. This is what I call INFLUENTIAL. - Metal_Treasure
Easy... Not my favorite song of the genre... but it embodies everything that is thrash in an anthemic fashion.UListen to Sample
This album is just what thrashmetal is all about. no doubt that this is number 1UListen to Sample
One of the best
Literally like the best song ever written. Perfect title, topic, and amazing solo work by Kirk Hammett.
One is the best song of all time.
I agree this is the best song everUListen to Sample
Very influential to technical thrash.UListen to Sample
Great instrumentals and vocals, really well put together, James' scratchy vocals are fantastic in this one!
Search and Destroy by The Stooges is Good.UListen to Sample
This is an awesome song! It's what inspired Metallicas "Whiplash." - IronSabbathPriestUListen to Sample
The subgenre was named after this song - thrash.
I think it's very influential. - Metal_Treasure
This is my favorite of their's. But is this song thrash metal? - zxmUListen to Sample
It WAS the first one, after all...
No, it wasn't.UListen to Sample
Groove metal. Thrash metal is WAY faster.UListen to Sample
This was only released in 2001... Who exactly did this influence?UListen to Sample
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