This is a list of industrial metal bands and bands that have played industrial metal at some time in their career.
Industrial music, in particular industrial metal bands have some of the most loyal fans of any genre. The best industrial metal bands can sell out arenas and stadiums, and even headline mainstream metal music festivals across the globe.
It's an old argument: Sure, u are totally uninterested in an entire sub-genre. Its traits and tones mean nothing to u. Maybe the artform is in its infancy, maybe it's past its prime. T However! As a rational person, u understand that among the genre's hundreds of creators, there must exist a genius or two.
Track 9. Streetcleaner (1990): Godflesh's second release, this was their first full length album. This record is still hailed as the band's best work.
Godflesh are considered pioneers of industrial metal.
Industrial metal has always been the bastard child of two conceptually opposed musical genres. Industrial music, though sonically extreme, is usually accompanied by an intellectual component that includes some sort of socially transgressive or provocative subject matter.
"Dog Day Sunrise" by Fear Factory
Demanufacture (1995) is regarded by many as the band's best album.
Every genre of music warrants fusion, and with that fusion comes act after act with a new direction or interpretation. In the late sixties a movement began known as industrial that would change the face of the musical landscape forever by pooling elements of installation art, punk rock, and electronics.