I'd have to say my favorite metal band that leans into the death metal category is Gojira, although a lot of their music transcends the subgenre.
In terms of favorite genre of metal, not too sure. I like a variety of groups, so it's hard to settle on one kind of sound.
My thoughts on it are similar to those who have already posted replies, as well as the original post. It's definitely an artistic, cathartic release for me that enables one to express emotions/images where words may not suffice. It's also ridiculously rewarding when a song you're writing really...
Oh man, Lateralus has got to be one of the best sounding records ever created. So rare to hear an album that is actually DYNAMIC and not crushed/compressed to all hell. Some of the best drum engineering I've ever heard.
Loved the film, also found it interesting how it felt like the director (Neill Blomkamp) was inspired by different video games...I kept seeing elements of Half-Life 2 and a little of Metal Gear Solid 4 throughout, as well as others.
I guess it makes sense considering Blomkamp had been tapped...
I've been hearing that you don't really want to get Wolfenstein strictly for the multiplayer, as I've been hearing it's pretty lackluster and the campaign is really the star of the show, and I think there's only 3 different modes.
I recently completed a new song and wanted to share:
It definitely lies within the hard rock/metal category with an experimental edge.
I promise I'm not spamming for the sake of watching my page view count multiply, just...
I have been playing drums for 12 years and guitar for about 6. I'm very much into writing music that is melodic, heavy with shifting time signatures but flows and has the occasional world music influences as well.
Arden here. I joined not too long ago and wanted to say hello to everyone! I am a musician who is into the heavier, distorted variety of music and enjoy making music of my own. I'm very friendly and always willing to lend an ear in conversation if need be (provided I get it...