Originally Posted by zerkz
Well, I'd have to say is when you look at Dream Theater, with the exception of Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence, its not that heavy (granted.. theres some out there like Octavarium and such.) But I feel at first listen alot of people wouldn't consider Images and Words in the metal "genre" we know today.
If you don't consider Dream Theater Progressive Metal at first listen, then what are they? From my first Dream Theater listen I always thought they were metal and heavy enough.