is a descendant of Hardcore Punk
with elements of Extreme Metal. Metalcore
bands represent the ideology of the Hardcore
scene with the music of Extreme Metal. The lyrics occupy with politic and personal subjects contrasted to the more into violence occupied lyrics of Extreme Metal bands. The music of Metalcore
is often characterized by hard guitar rifs with scream- vocals and melodic parts with clean- vocals. Another remarkable stylistic device is the using of break-downs which means very slow rhytm parts.
is a modification of Metalcore which is using more Death Metal
elements. The "inventors" of Deathcore
are bands like Despised Icon
, All Shall Perish
and The Red Chord
. Those bands began to use more Death Metal
elements to change the sound.
ALL SHALL PERISH
German Metalcore bands
There are a lot of Metalcore bands, some of them are from Germany.
German Metalcore bands: