Category: Genres

Rock

Rock music emerged as a response to the static, overly manufactured, and corporate nature of popular music in the post-World War II era. Fueled by raw beats and electrifying …

Alternative

Alternative music, as the name suggests, offers something different from mainstream genres, stemming from its artistic departure from the norm. Its roots trace back to the late 1960s and …

Metal

The array of metal subgenres available to fans can be overwhelming for newcomers to the genre. Names may seem arbitrary on paper—doom metal? black metal? They might all blend …