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Black metal music on the radio

Black metal is an extreme subgenre of heavy metal that emerged in the 1980s. It is characterized by its dark and aggressive sound, as well as its emphasis on anti-Christian and anti-establishment themes. One of the hallmarks of black metal is the use of shrieking vocals, blast beats, and tremolo-picked guitar riffs.

Some of the most popular black metal bands include Mayhem, Burzum, Darkthrone, and Emperor. Mayhem is considered one of the pioneers of the genre and is known for its intense and violent live performances. Burzum, the one-man project of Varg Vikernes, is known for its atmospheric and haunting soundscapes. Darkthrone's early work helped define the sound of Norwegian black metal, while Emperor's epic and symphonic approach to the genre has made them one of the most influential bands in the scene.

There are many radio stations that play black metal music, both online and over the airwaves. Some of the most popular include Norsk Metal, Black Metal Domain, and Metal Express Radio. Norsk Metal focuses exclusively on black metal bands from Norway, while Black Metal Domain features a mix of classic and contemporary black metal from around the world. Metal Express Radio plays a variety of metal subgenres, including black metal, and features interviews with musicians, news, and reviews.