The Birth of Heavy Metal

Heavy metal is a genre that has been going strong for nearly five decades, has seen numerous evolutions and continues to inspire generation after generation. But where did it come from? Let’s take a look at the history behind the music, and how the genre of heavy metal first started out. The Blues Before the Metal There are a few theories on how heavy metal started. The heavy sound started with bands like Iron Butterfly and Blue Cheer.

What Are The Best Songs On Guitar Hero World Tour?

Satriani's playing, who has a song on Guitar Hero World Tour, was a massive influence on my playing - here's me at 17 trying to emulate his moves! The first Guitar Hero became a smash hit in the video games industry. It gave every human being the ability to do something that previously required selling your soul - the ability to play guitar like a badass without having to practice.