|Stylistic origins||Heavy metal, southern rock, thrash metal, hardcore punk, death metal,funk,dance music, hip hop|
|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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- Birchmeier, Jason. "Pantera biography". Allmusic. http://www.allmusic.com/artist/pantera-mn0000005441. Retrieved 11 February 2009.
- Simmonds, Jeremy (2008). The Encyclopedia of Dead Rock Stars: Heroin, Handguns, and Ham Sandwiches. Chicago Review Press. p. 535. ISBN 978-1-55652-754-8.
- "Groove metal music". last.fm. http://www.last.fm/tag/groove%20metal. Retrieved 11 October 2015.