|Stylistic origins||Extreme metal, hardcore punk, crossover thrash, youth crew|
|Typical instruments||Electric guitar, bass guitar, drums (double kick), vocals|
|Mainstream popularity||Underground throughout the 1990s, mainstream popularity of melodic metalcore throughout the early 2000s to present|
|Melodic metalcore, mathcore, deathcore|
|Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, California, Brazil, Germany, Australia, New Zealand|
|Breakdown, straight edge, NWOAHM|
Metalcore is a type of music which mixes the sounds of extreme metal and hardcore punk.