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Heavy metal music on the radio

Heavy metal is a genre of rock music that originated in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It is characterized by its heavy, distorted guitars, thundering bass, and powerful drums. Heavy metal has become a cultural phenomenon over the years, with a devoted fan base and countless sub-genres, each with its own unique sound and style.

Some of the most popular heavy metal artists of all time include Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Metallica, AC/DC, and Judas Priest. These bands helped define the sound of heavy metal and inspired countless other artists in the genre.

In recent years, newer bands like Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, and Slipknot have gained popularity, bringing their own unique take on the classic heavy metal sound. These newer bands have introduced elements of alternative rock, punk, and industrial music into their sound, creating a new wave of heavy metal that appeals to younger audiences.

There are many radio stations that cater to fans of heavy metal music. Some of the most popular stations include KNAC.COM, Metal Injection Radio, and 101.5 KFLY FM. These stations play a mix of classic heavy metal tracks and newer songs from up-and-coming artists. They also feature interviews with musicians, reviews of new albums, and news about upcoming tours and concerts.