Originally Posted by undergroundrage
Kinda off topic but why does Trivium get put into the group with SlipKnot & Disturbed? Like them, or hate them, Trivium can fucking play their asses off. They run circles around Slipknot, and especially Disturbed.
Because they're pretty much universally hated by metal fans and loved by all the kids who like bands like Slipknot and Disturbed. Whether it's fair on them or not, they're part of that group. It's always had little to do with musical style.