This is a list of power metal bands including bands that have at some point in their careers played power metal or heavily contributed to the genre's development.
Known as a wildly popular subgenre of heavy metal, power metal mixes elements of traditional metal with speed metal and even elements of symphonic metal.
Taken from their album Keeper of the Seven Keys
Helloween is a German power metal band and a pioneer of the genre.
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Despite the bad rap heavy metal music gets for being degenerate, angry, violent music, there is a sub category within metal that is as uplifting as it is loud. One of the most intense and powerful subgenres is Power Metal, a very vibrant and energetic style that was created on a foundation of arguably four bands: Iron Maiden, Dio, Judas Priest and Manowar.
Mirror mirror on the wall!
Blind Guardian is an influential power metal band from Germany.
This is a list of 10 albums those new to power metal can listen to and get a good representation of the genre.
Here are the 10 best power metal bands. Power metal is somewhat like speed metal and a little bit like thrash. Guaranteed, after you listen to this list, you will be banging your head with the best of them.
Official Music Video for Glory To The Brave by Hammerfall
HammerFall is a popular Swedish power metal band.