|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.