|Stylistic origins||Heavy metal, thrash metal, death metal|
|Typical instruments||Electric guitar, drums, bass, vocals|
|List of groove metal bands|
Groove metal is a post-thrash subgenre of heavy metal. It is often used to describe Pantera and Exhorder. Groove metal is basically thrash metal. but at a slower tempo. It also has aggressive and strong vocals, heavy sounding bass riffs and heavy guitar riffs with typical heavy metal solos.
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- "Groove metal music". last.fm. Retrieved 11 October 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)