Originally Posted by El Gordo
I think there are two camps... The first camp is the old, regular metal camp. Those fuckers like riffs and solos and solos and riffs. These are the people that got into metal when bands like Judas Priest decided they wanted to melt faces. The second camp didn't present itself until the 90's... Bands like Opeth decided that folk rock needed to have death growls and distorted guitar riffs to make it cool.
Yes, because I can't enjoy both Iron Maiden and Agalloch.