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Old 05-14-02, 10:07 PM
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Need recommendations for punk & metal bands/songs

I知 getting really tired of the music I知 listening so I need a few recommendations for bands/songs to download. Heres what I知 looking for:

Punk Bands similar to Pennywise, Bad Religion, Etc.

Metal Bands similar to Slipknot, Mudvayne, Fear Factory, System of a Down etc.

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Old 05-14-02, 10:13 PM
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Dunno about metal, but for punk I'd like to recommend The Jam. Download "In the City" and/or "Going Underground". A band I always felt never got their due. Hope you like it...
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Punk: Angry Samoans

Metal(esque): Clutch
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Old 05-15-02, 01:50 PM
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The New Bomb Turks. One of the best punk bands out there.
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Old 05-15-02, 03:13 PM
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Re: Need recommendations for punk & metal bands/songs

Originally posted by bears35

Metal Bands similar to Slipknot, Mudvayne, Fear Factory, System of a Down etc.
You might enjoy Soilwork and Slayer
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Old 05-15-02, 08:35 PM
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fugazi, the briefs, minor threat, NOFX, unwritten law, raised fist to name a few "punk" bands.

as for some hard stuff, try the melvins, snot, clutch, prong, deftones
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As far as the metal goes, I'd suggest looking at some of the old school stuff.

From the early-mid 80s: OLD Metallica, especially "Kill'em All," Possessed, Venom, Slayer -- "Show No Mercy," "Hell Awaits," "Reign in Blood," "South of Heaven," and "Seasons in the Abyss." Lots of wicked fun.

Might want to look into Anthrax. They were doing rap-metal since '88 or so with "I'm the Man" and "Bring the Noise." There best albums are probably "Spreading the Disease" and "Among the Living." Their later stuff, like "Sound of White Noise" has a definite nu-metal feel.

I'll second some hardcore influenced metal bands like Prong, Biohazzard, Pro-Pain.

Also some hardcore/crossover stuff like Cro-Mags, Agnostic Front, DRI.

And you can't go wrong with old Ozzy, Iron Maiden, and Judas Priest. Might not sound much like Slipknot, but it's what gave birth to the modern metal genre two decades ago.
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If you like SOAD check out Refused's Shape of Punk to Come. A great hardcore album that goes in many directions at once.
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Old 05-16-02, 11:18 AM
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heres afew good punk bands you should cheak out

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dead kennedys
unwritten law
misfits
lunachicks
tiger army
rancid
ramones
millencoilin
guttermouth
new found glory
nofx
bad religion
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Old 05-16-02, 02:12 PM
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Don't know if all my punk suggestions would fall under the Bad Religion/Pennywise sound, but here are some bands I like:

Operation Ivy
Rancid
The Clash
Stiff Little Fingers (old stuff)
Thrice
Dropkick Murphys
Flogging Molly (celtic punk)
Citizen Fish
Value Pac
Descendents
Swingin' Utters
One Man Army

If I think of more later I'll post it.
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