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Univers Zero! Holy shit, I thought it was just me and the other four geeks that liked that band. Nice!

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80's Metal bands in general + the recent ones who perpetuate the Glorious 80's HM Sound. Some examples of my faves (no particular order):

ACCEPT (D), ADRAMELCH (I), ADX (F), AGENT STEEL (US), ALOHA (US / Hawaii), ALVACAST (URY), ANTHEM (JPN), ARIA (RUS), ARIMAN (PRY), ARMAGEDÓN (PER), AVENGER (D), AXE WITCH (S), BAD HEAVEN (US), BATTLEROAR (GR), BIBLE BLACK (US - CA), early BLIND GUARDIAN (D), BROCAS HELM (US), BRUTE FORCE (US), CELTIC LEGACY (IRL), CIRITH UNGOL (US), CLOVEN HOOF (UK), CRIMSON GLORY (US), DAMOCLES (F), DAMZELL (JPN), DARK AGE (US), DEFENDER (NL), DESTROYER (ARG), DETEST (S), DEUCE (US), DIKEN (TUR), DOMINE (I) Demos Era, DOOMSWORD (I), DRAGON'S LAIR (GR), DREEMWICH (US), DYNAMO (MEX), ELWING (GR), ENFORCER (S), EVIL (DK), FATES PROPHECY (BR), FIFTH ANGEL (US), FINAL ASSAULT (US), FINAL CHAPTRE (US), FIRST AID (Ex-USSR), FORCE MAJEURE (DK), GRAVE DIGGER (D), GRIM REAPER (UK), GUARDIAN ANGEL (GR), GUNFIRE (I), HAGGAR (BR), HAWAII (US / Hawaii), HEATHENS RAGE (US), HELLISH WAR (BR), early HELLOWEEN (D) with Kai's singing, HELSTAR (US), HOLY MARTYR (I), HYRKANIAN BLADES (GR), HYSTERIA (BOL), ICARO (ARG), INQUISICIÓN (CHI), INSURRECCIÓN (ARG), IRON CROSS (US - FL), IRON MAIDEN (UK) until 1988, IRONSWORD (P), early JAG PANZER (US), JASON (ARG), KAPELLA (Ex-USSR), KILLEN (US - NY), KIM SIX (DK), KING DIAMOND (DK), KNYAZ SEREBRYANY (Ex-USSR), KÖNNEN (ARG), KONSUL (Ex-USSR), KRAKATAU (H), 1st KRAKEN (COL) LP, 2 first KREYSON (CZ) LP's, LEADER (NL), LEGEND (F), LIEGE LORD (US), LONEWOLF (F), MANILLA ROAD (US), MANOWAR (US), early MASACRE (PER), MAY (MYS), MENACE (I), MERCYFUL FATE (DK), MIECZ WIKINGA (PL), MONSTRUM (PL), early MURO (E), ANGELO PERLEPES' MYSTERY (GR), NIGHTCRAWLER (US), NIGHTMARE (COL), OBSESSION (US), OMEN (US), OSSIAN (H), OZ (FIN), PARAGON (D), PATÁN (ARG), PEGAZUS (AUS), PHANTOM LORD (US), POKOLGÉP (H), POWER CRÜE (GR), POWER METAL (IDN), PROUD EXISTENCE (NL), R.A.F. (I), early RAGE (D), RAGING STORM (GR), early RAM (S), early RAZOR (CND), REVENGE (COL), RIOT (US), ROCKERS (SGP), RUNNING WILD (D), RUSTY BLADE (MYS / SGP), RUTHLESS (US), SABOTAGE (I), SACRED BLADE (CND), SACRED BLOOD (GR), SACRED OATH (US), SALEM'S WYCH (US), SAMURAI (ARG), SATAN (F), SATAN (UK), early SATAN'S HOST (US), SAVAGE GRACE (US), early SAVATAGE (US), early SCANNER (D), SCRATCH (S), SCRATCH (US), SHARATAN (D), early SHERATAN (E), SHINING BLADE (I), SILVER MOUNTAIN (S), SKULLVIEW (US), SLAUGHTER (F), SOLSTICE (UK), SORCERER (S), SORTILEGE (F), STEEL PROPHET (US), STORMCHILD (UK), early STORMWITCH (D), STUD (FIN), SURGEON (D), TERRA ROSA (JPN), THRUSTER (US), THUNDER (I), T.I.R. (I), THUNDER LORD (CHI), early TIERRA SANTA (E), TOKYO BLADE (UK), TRACK (BOL), TRÖJAN (UK), TYRANT (UK), TYRANT (US - CA), TYRANT'S REIGN (US), UNIVERSE (S), VALOR (GR), early VANDALIS (ARG), VANISHING POINT (JPN), MERLIN (Ex-DDR), GILLMAN (VEN), VIRGIN STEELE (US), VISION (ARG), VIXEN (US - Hawaii), VIY (Ex-USSR), VLADIMIR GUSTOV's RADIO ROCK (Ex-USSR / RUS), VOODOO (PL), WARBRIDE (US) Demos, WARKINGS (BR), WARLORD (US), WARNYNG (D), WISHDOOM (GR), WITCH CROSS (DK), WITCH KILLER (CND), WOLF (JPN), WOTAN (I), ZIHARD (KOR), BREAKER (E), FATUM (PL), FORTBRAGG (JPN), HEIR APPARENT (US), KATSU OHTA (JPN), KHAN (E), MARTYR (NL), MEDIEVAL STEEL (US), MORRIS (H), JAGUAR (H), ORLOK (E), PRECIOUS (JPN), PREDATOR (IRL), early RATA BLANCA (ARG), SKINFLINT (BOTS), 1st SLAYER (US - CA) LP, SNAKEBITE (D), TAROT (D), WILD (E), early TOTAL ECLIPSE (US - CA), TRITON (H), TYR (E), PEDRO BOTERO (E) 2 first LP's , ...

To name only a few ... (hehe) (hehe)

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pigbodine wrote:Univers Zero! Holy shit, I thought it was just me and the other four geeks that liked that band. Nice!


Good to know I'm not the only prog-nerd here! :D
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I like diversity in metal and listen to most genres, though mostly stuff from before like 1995 (a few exceptions, and no metalcore). Here's a list of my favorites, not in any form of order, really:

Faith No More
Ozzy Osbourne
Anthrax
W.A.S.P.
Type O Negative
Danzig
Testament
Overkill
Judas Priest
Samael
Black Sabbath
Alice in Chains
Iron Maiden
Scorpions
Dark Angel
Dismember
Entombed
Nocturnus
Obituary
Saxon
Accept
Jane's Addiction
Pantera
Mötley Crüe
Treat
Europe (early)
Madison
Malice

etc.
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Metallica
Danzig
Black Sabbath
Budgie
Megadeth
Pentagram (USA)
Girlschool
Wall of Silents
Creeping
Diamond Head
Mercyful Fate
Northwinds (Fra)
Razorwyre
Candlemass
Flotsam and Jetsam
The House of Capricorn


Stillbirth Machine wrote:Good to know I'm not the only prog-nerd here! :D

I like them too, but I'm not a prog nerd. :P I just like that their music seems dark, creepy and psychotic. I also wouldn't include them in response to:

Joehesij wrote:What are your favorite metal bands?
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syar
dark star
heavy load
gotham city
detest
angel witch
cloven hoof
x-caliber
wizz
warlock
black bird
bible black
atc
and many more (beer1)
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Zero Hour (the tipton brothers rule!)
old Fates Warning
Savatage (cris oliva era)
Symphony X
Malmsteen (marching out and before)
Halloween (rick craig stuff)
Queensryche (operation mindcrime and before)
Omen (kimball stuff)
Chastain (love the old stuff)
Hexx (probably not a favorite band but "under the spell" is one hell of an amazing album!)
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OK, so it does say METAL bands...People were posting non-Metal bands here so I just went nuts with everything I like. But I see there's a thread for fave non-Metal bands as well, so I'll post those there. Ahem...

Witchfynde, Hell, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath, anything with Dio, Iron Maiden, Motorhead, Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, KISS, Thin Lizzy, UFO, Uriah Heep, Pentagram, Saint Vitus, Grand Funk, Blue Cheer, Angel, Sculptured, Malhavoc, Agalloch, Negura Bunget, Skyclad, Nightsky Bequest, Love History, Ancient, Aeternus, Saxon, Anvil, Voi Vod, Rain Fell Within, Necronomicon (Canada), Alice Cooper, Sunn O))), Mayhem, Borknagar, Armored Saint, Warlord, Diamond Head, Death SS, Paul Chain, Pagan Altar, Opera IX, Cadaveria, Wildfire, Angel Witch, Savage
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Judas Priest, Accept, Attack (German Heavy/Power Metal), Metal Church, Blackmayne, Liege Lord, Dio, Dokken, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, and Rainbow...to name a few.
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Riot
Judas Priest
Accept
Tokyo Blade
Cloven Hoof
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Heavy Load, Gotham City, Virtue, Blaspheme, X-Caliber, Mysto Dysto , A.D.N., Evo , Goliath , N.J.B. , Universe , Adrian , Hawk , Mad Max ,
Slauter Xstroyes , Steel Vengeance , Thor (CAN, ESP AND BRA) , Vanadium, Nightmare , Blood Money , Randy , H and H , Pacemaker and more...
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Fates Warning. Musical perfection, especially Alder material.

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Countless but to name the most special for me:
Cirith Ungol, Brocas Helm, Manilla Road, Jag Panzer, Iron Maiden, Queensryche, Manowar, Crimson Glory, Heir Apparent, Omen, Axton Pryte, Ion Britton, Matakopas, Crystal Knight, Apollo Ra, Emerald, Slauter Xstroyes, Street Child, Unicorn, Northwind...

And from Thrash:
Razor, Agent Steel, Flotsam And Jetsam, Holy Terror, Mortal Sin, Dark Angel, Blind Illusion, Overkill, Hallows Eve...

These bands have changed my life one way or another.
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I think my alltime favs are:
Mercyful Fate
Ted Nugent
Iron Maiden
Dokken
Motley Crue
WASP
Whitesnake
Enforcer (Swe)
Guns n Roses
Entombed (Left Hand Path)
Riot (1977-1984)

Fav EP of all time
Traitors Gate - Devil takes the Highroad


so pretty much the mainstream stuff!
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Judas Priest AND Accept. The definition of heavy metal.

Also... Bathory (best band ever) and Sabaton (first metal band I fell in love... haha).
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Iron Maiden , Judas Priest , Black Sabbath , Dio , ADX , Panzer(Spain) , Sad Iron , Angra , Sepultura ,Tankard ,Sortilege , Midnight Priest , Iron Angel , Destruction , Slayer and others
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Slayer, Kreator, Sepultura, Pestilence, Early Death, Napalm Death, Early Tokyo Blade,
Possessed, Massacra, Mortification, Deliverance, Ripper, and others
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Crimson Glory,Sanctuary,Nevermore,Fates Warning, early Metal Church,Savatage,Death,Sodom,Obituary,Candlemass,Bolt Thrower,Manilla Road,Paradise Lost,Sadus,Overkill,Vio-Lence...
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Witch Cross, Witchfynde, Witchfinder General, Saxon, Virtue, Sortilege, Gotham City, Heavy Load, Tank, Diamond Head, Hellstar (USA), Thor (CAN), Warrant (GER), Hiroshima, Traitors Gate, UFO, U8, Krokus, Accept, Vardis, Detest, Zone Zero, Hammerhead, Heretic, Dark Star, Paralex, Q5, Samurai... and many others
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