Top Ten Rock and Metal Songs that Change Speed

Here are some songs that go from fast to slow, slow/fast to a normal tempo, or vice versa.

The Top Ten

1 One - Metallica UListen to Sample
2 Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden

Of the songs on the list I'd choose this one. Slow, mid tempo, fast solo from Dave but the song never really gets very fast. Great song - Johnnyt800

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3 Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth UListen to Sample
4 And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian UListen to Sample
5 Gently - Slipknot UListen to Sample
6 B.Y.O.B. - System of a Down UListen to Sample
7 Raining Blood - Slayer UListen to Sample
8 Child in Time - Deep Purple UListen to Sample
9 Unspoken - Kylesa UListen to Sample
10 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

best example of changing speed .starts off with an acoustic guitar riff and keyboards after robert's singing then the rhythmic acoustic guitar riff starts . at the middle part heavy drum beats of bonham starts .then the solo with a backing guitar .then the most faster and heavier time .robert's high pitched singing,jimmy's both lead guitars with a backing guitar and bonhams heavier drum beats .this song goes from slow to faster and faster - zxm

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The Contenders

11 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards

They change the speed all the time. Great song, great vocals from Hansi. - Metal_Treasure

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12 The Nameless - Slipknot UListen to Sample
13 Holy Wars... the Punishment Due - Megadeth UListen to Sample
14 Dracula - Iced Earth

This is an awesome example. - Metal_Treasure

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15 Master of Puppets - Metallica UListen to Sample
16 Tear Down the Wall - Demons & Wizards UListen to Sample
17 Melancholy - Iced Earth UListen to Sample
18 Ghuleh/Zombie Queen - Ghost B.C UListen to Sample
19 Sacred Mind - Blind Guardian UListen to Sample
20 July Morning - Uriah Heep UListen to Sample
21 Civil War - Guns N' Roses UListen to Sample
22 Here I Go Again - Whitesnake UListen to Sample
23 Dance of the Death - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
24 Fade to Black - Metallica UListen to Sample
25 Take It All Away - Red UListen to Sample
26 Heroin - The Velvet Underground UListen to Sample
27 Let It Be - The Beatles UListen to Sample
28 Green Grass and High Tides - The Outlaws UListen to Sample
29 Welcome to the Black Parade - My Chemical Romance UListen to Sample
30 Paranoid Android - Radiohead UListen to Sample
31 Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes

1. Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
2. Child in Time - Deep Purple
3. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden
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1. And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian
2. Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth
3. One - Metallica
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1. One - Metallica
2. Raining Blood - Slayer
3. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden
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