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    andy.lucifuge
    Measly Metalcore Kid

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    Join date : 2010-11-24
    Country : Jamaica

    Power Metal

    Post  andy.lucifuge on Wed Dec 08, 2010 2:23 pm

    This genre pretty much was started by an American heavy metal band called Manowar, with partial help from Manilla Road, in the late 1980's. It's lyrical themes deal with: Mysticism, Fantasy and Folklore. In sound it's more Iron Maiden-esque, than N.W.O.B.H.M. which was the most melodic of the 80's British metal scene. Power Metal is like a more melodic speed metal in sound. While Speed metal is more raw and agressive than it's Power metal counterpart.


    Yadda-Tastic
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    Posts : 5
    Join date : 2010-11-30
    Country : Tinidad

    Re: Power Metal

    Post  Yadda-Tastic on Fri Dec 17, 2010 1:25 pm

    I love manowar i mean they have some good anthems.

    I enjoy power metal it has a wonderful vibe to it.

    I enjoy Helloween , I know them to be power metal are they.I am not too good in classifying bands and I hope this forum helps me with that

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