1 Neoclassical Metal
The guy/gal who designed the cover was a genius. I saw some other posters too. But I though Beethoven should be the mentor here. After all this genre was inspired by classical. - zxm
Approved by Beethoven: "Keep Calm and Neoclassical"! Pure genius. - Metal_Treasure
Haha! Can't stop laugh at that!
2 Symphonic Metal
3 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.
Who doesn't love seeing a flaming Skeleton playing a Electric guitar - christangrant
I honestly think this image would fit metal better because of the skeleton and these flames. But I don't mind this image for hard rock. - Metal_Treasure
5 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.
*sigh* When you ran out of ideas to make an image...
Here I like the idea that prog(ressive) Rock rocks! - Metal_Treasure
6 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. ...read more.
7 Alternative Rock
Alternative rock is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s. In this instance, the word "alternative" refers to the genre's distinction from mainstream rock music.
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.
This picture looks familiar. (Not like ‘I've seen that on another list’. It might just be me, but it looks like it could be a real album cover. 🤷♂️
9 Rock 'n' Roll
Rock music is a music genre that was created in the 1950s. The genre got popular during the 60s, 70s and 80s. Rock bands generally consists of a guitar player, a drummer, bass player and singer. There are a lot of rock subgenres.
12 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 ...read more.
13 Gothic Metal
14 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. ...read more.
Red font color, black background, a sharp font at that as well. With my favorite color combination, this picture just screams AWESOME :). - CrimsonShark
Soul music (often referred to simply as soul) is a popular music genre that originated in the African American community in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s. It combines elements of African-American gospel music, rhythm and blues and jazz.
16 Folk Metal
Folk metal is a fusion genre of heavy metal music and traditional folk music that developed in Europe during the 1990s.
18 Death Metal
19 Traditional Heavy Metal
20 Power Metal
21 Groove Metal