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Technical death metal

Index Technical death metal

Technical death metal (also known as tech-death, progressive death metal, or prog-death) is a musical subgenre of death metal that began and developed in the early- to mid-1990s, with particular focus on challenging, demanding instrumental skill and complex songwriting. [1]

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AllMusic

AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.

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Anata (band)

Anata is a technical death metal band from Varberg, Sweden that formed in 1993.

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Archspire

Archspire is a Canadian technical death metal band from Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Arsis

Arsis is an American extreme metal band from Virginia Beach, Virginia, formed in 2000.

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Atheist (band)

Atheist is a death metal band from Florida, founded in 1988 by vocalist/guitarist Kelly Shaefer, guitarist Rand Burkey, bassist Roger Patterson, and drummer Steve Flynn.

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Atrocity (band)

Atrocity is a German heavy metal band from Ludwigsburg that formed in 1985.

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Augury (band)

Augury is a technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec, Canada who released their debut album, Concealed in September 2004 on Galy Records, and a follow-up, Fragmentary Evidence, in July 2009 on Nuclear Blast Records.

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Avant-garde metal

Avant-garde metal (or experimental metal) is a subgenre of heavy metal music loosely defined by use of experimentation and innovative, avant-garde elements, including non-standard and unconventional sounds, instruments, song structures, playing styles, and vocal techniques.

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Bass guitar

The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.

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Becoming the Archetype

Becoming the Archetype is an American Christian metal band formed in Atlanta, Georgia in 1999.

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Beneath the Massacre

Beneath the Massacre is a Canadian technical death metal / deathcore band from Montreal, Quebec.

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Between the Buried and Me

Between the Buried and Me is an American progressive metal band from Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Beyond Creation

Beyond Creation is a Canadian technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec.

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Blabbermouth.net

Blabbermouth.net is a website dedicated to heavy metal and hard rock news, as well as album and music DVD reviews.

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Brain Drill

Brain Drill is an American technical death metal band formed in 2005 from Ben Lomond, California.

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Cephalic Carnage

Cephalic Carnage is an American death metal band formed in 1992 in Denver, Colorado.

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Coprofago

Coprofago is a technical death metal band formed in Santiago, Chile, in June 1993.

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Cryptopsy

Cryptopsy is a Canadian technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec, formed in 1992.

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Cynic (band)

Cynic is an American band.

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Death (metal band)

Death was an American death metal band from Orlando, Florida, founded in 1983 by guitarist and vocalist Chuck Schuldiner.

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Death metal

Death metal is an extreme subgenre of heavy metal music.

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Decapitated (band)

Decapitated is a Polish death metal band formed in Krosno in 1996.

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Decrepit Birth

Decrepit Birth is an American technical death metal band from Santa Cruz, California.

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Despised Icon

Despised Icon is a Canadian deathcore band from Montreal, Quebec.

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Djent

Djent is a sub-genre of progressive metal, named for an onomatopoeia for the distinctive high-gain, distorted, palm-muted, low-pitch guitar sound first employed by Meshuggah.

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Dotdash

Dotdash (formerly About.com) is an American Internet-based network of content that publishes articles and videos about various subjects on its "topic sites", of which there are nearly 1,000.

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Drum kit

A drum kit — also called a drum set, trap set, or simply drums — is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments, typically cymbals, which are set up on stands to be played by a single player, with drumsticks held in both hands, and the feet operating pedals that control the hi-hat cymbal and the beater for the bass drum.

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Dying Fetus

Dying Fetus is an American death metal band originally from Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

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Effigy of the Forgotten

Effigy of the Forgotten is the debut full-length album by New York-based death metal band Suffocation, released in 1991.

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Electric guitar

An electric guitar is a guitar that uses one or more pickups to convert the vibration of its strings into electrical signals.

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Exclaim!

Exclaim! is a monthly Canadian music magazine that features in-depth coverage of new music across all genres with a special focus on Canadian and cutting-edge artists.

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Extol

Extol are a progressive extreme Christian metal band from Bekkestua, Norway that was formed in 1993.

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Gojira (band)

Gojira are a French heavy metal band from Bayonne.

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Gorguts

Gorguts is a Canadian extreme metal band from Sherbrooke, Quebec, formed in 1989.

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Grindcore

Grindcore is an extreme fusion genre of hardcore punk and heavy metal that originated in the mid-1980s, drawing inspiration from the most abrasive-sounding musical styles: hardcore punk, extreme metal, industrial and noise rock.

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Human (Death album)

Human is the fourth studio album by American death metal band Death, released on October 22, 1991, by Relativity Records.

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In Battle

In Battle is an extreme metal band from Sundsvall, Sweden.

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Into the Moat

Into the Moat is an American mathcore band from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Jazz fusion

Jazz fusion (also known as fusion) is a musical genre that developed in the late 1960s when musicians combined aspects of jazz harmony and improvisation with styles such as funk, rock, rhythm and blues, and Latin jazz.

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Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.

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Knights of the Abyss

Knights of the Abyss was an American deathcore band from Glendale, Arizona, United States, formed in 2005.

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Loudwire

Loudwire is an American online magazine that covers hard rock and heavy metal music.

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Man Must Die

Man Must Die is a Scottish technical death metal band from Glasgow, formed in 2002.

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Mathcore

Mathcore (sometimes referred to as experimental metalcore) is a style of music characterized by rhythmically complex dissonant riffs and tempo changes, with the speed and aggression of hardcore punk and extreme metal.

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Melodic death metal

Melodic death metal (also referred to as melodeath) is a subgenre of death metal that employs highly melodic guitar riffs, often borrowing from traditional heavy metal.

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MTV

MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.

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Music genre

A music genre is a conventional category that identifies some pieces of music as belonging to a shared tradition or set of conventions.

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MusicMight

MusicMight (formerly Rockdetector) is a rock music website which provides artist and product information through a global website and an ongoing book series.

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Necrophagist

Necrophagist was a German technical death metal band, founded and fronted by guitarist and vocalist Muhammed Suiçmez.

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Neuraxis (band)

Neuraxis is a Canadian technical death metal band formed in Montreal in 1994 by Steven Henry, Yan Thiel, Michel Brisebois and Felipe Ángel Quinzanos.

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Nile (band)

Nile is an American death metal band from Greenville, South Carolina, United States, formed in 1993.

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Nocturnus

Nocturnus was an American progressive death metal band formed in Tampa, Florida in 1987 by drummer/vocalist Mike Browning (formerly of Morbid Angel).

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Obscura (band)

Obscura are a German technical death metal band from Landshut.

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Odious Mortem

Odious Mortem is a death metal band from San Francisco, California/Santa Cruz, California, United States.

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Opeth

Opeth is a Swedish heavy metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1989.

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Origin (band)

Origin is an American technical death metal band from Topeka, Kansas, founded in 1997.

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Pestilence (band)

Pestilence is a death metal band from the Netherlands founded in 1986.

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Piece of Time

Piece of Time is the debut album by the technical death metal band Atheist, released in 1989 in Europe.

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PopMatters

PopMatters is an international online magazine of cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture.

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Progressive metal

Progressive metal (sometimes known as prog metal or technical metal) is a fusion genre melding heavy metal and progressive rock which combines the loud "aggression".

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Progressive metalcore

Progressive metalcore (also called technical metalcore or ambient metalcore) is a fusion of progressive metal and metalcore characterized by highly technical lead guitar, "atmospheric" elements, and complex instrumentation.

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Psycroptic

Psycroptic is an Australian technical death metal band formed in Hobart in 1999.

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Punish (band)

Punish is a technical-death-metal band from Switzerland, formed in 1996.

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Revocation (band)

Revocation is an American extreme metal band from Boston, Massachusetts, founded by guitarist and vocalist David Davidson, bassist and vocalist Anthony Buda and drummer Phil Dubois-Coyne in 2000.

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Revolver (magazine)

Revolver is a metal music and hard-rock magazine, publishing in North America.

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Revulsed

Revulsed is a slam/death metal band that originated in Australia in 2010.

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Rings of Saturn (band)

Rings of Saturn is an American deathcore band from the Bay Area, California.

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Singing

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.

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Spawn of Possession

Spawn of Possession was a technical death metal band from Kalmar, Sweden, founded in 1997.

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Suffocation (band)

Suffocation is an American technical death metal band formed in 1990 in Centereach, New York.

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Testimony of the Ancients

Testimony of the Ancients is the third album by the Dutch death metal band Pestilence, released in 1991 on Roadrunner Records.

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The Faceless

The Faceless are an American death metal band from the Encino neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

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The Red Chord

The Red Chord is an American metal band from Revere, Massachusetts, formed in 1999.

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Trigger the Bloodshed

Trigger the Bloodshed are a British death metal band from Bath, England, formed in 2006.

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Ulcerate

Ulcerate is a New Zealand-based extreme metal band formed by guitarist Michael Hoggard and drummer Jamie Saint Merat in 2000.

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Unquestionable Presence

Unquestionable Presence is the second album by the death metal band Atheist.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technical_death_metal

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