Originally Posted by DethMaiden
If this is true it's only because they overcompensate with image. Maiden don't dress particularly metal or run around calling themselves metal or write songs that reference metal. They just are metal.
No it has to do with sound as well. Priest always sounded heavier and had more of a crunch in their sound.
I listened to three Babymetal tracks...sounds like Chun Li getting butt-fucked by Andrew W.K. That's not something I ever wanted to hear.