r/Metal

259,656 subscribers
created in 2008


Shreddit: Heavy Metal

https://reddit.com/r/Metal
r/MetalMemes
39k subscribers
Metal 6.68%
31.7% MetalMemes
r/progmetal
47k subscribers

A place to discuss music and anything else related to progressive metal.

https://reddit.com/r/progmetal
Metal 6.84%
20.54% progmetal
r/BlackMetal
21k subscribers
Metal 4.23%
33.02% BlackMetal
r/Metalcore
51k subscribers

Metalcore is a subgenre of hardcore punk combining various elements of extreme metal and hardcore punk. The name is a portmanteau of the two genres. Metalcore is distinguished from other punk metal fusions by its emphasis on breakdowns: slower, intense passages conducive to moshing.

This is a place for news, reviews, videos and discussion of your favorite metalcore bands.

https://reddit.com/r/Metalcore
Metal 4.33%
9.54% Metalcore
r/doommetal
18k subscribers
Metal 2.83%
27.4% doommetal
r/Guitar
367k subscribers

r/Guitar - a place where guitarists, new and experienced, can discuss the craft and share information about techniques and other aspects of the world of guitar.

https://reddit.com/r/Guitar
Metal 9.45%
4.84% Guitar
r/Deathmetal
12k subscribers

Death metal is a subgenre of heavy metal music. Descended originally from thrash, it often employs heavily distorted guitars, tremolo picking, deep growling vocals, blast beat drumming, minor keys or atonality, and complex song structures with multiple tempo changes.

https://reddit.com/r/Deathmetal
Metal 2.08%
39.44% Deathmetal
r/Bass
65k subscribers

Reddit's Loudest and Most In-Tune Community of Bassists

Electric, acoustic, upright, and otherwise.

Community resources, and extensive FAQ for players new and old.

https://reddit.com/r/Bass
Metal 3.22%
6.14% Bass
r/PowerMetal
14k subscribers

For the appreciation, discussion, and sharing of power metal.

https://reddit.com/r/PowerMetal
Metal 2.06%
23.87% PowerMetal
r/punk
59k subscribers
Metal 2.75%
6.67% punk
r/metalmusicians
5k subscribers
Metal 1.8%
38.65% metalmusicians
r/Deathcore
14k subscribers

Deathcore is an extreme metal subgenre/subgenre of metalcore. It is an amalgamation of death metal with metalcore or hardcore punk, or both. It is defined by an "excessive" use of death metal riffs, blast beats and use of hardcore punk breakdowns.

https://reddit.com/r/Deathcore
Metal 1.82%
16.89% Deathcore
r/Djent
15k subscribers
Metal 1.82%
16.57% Djent
r/stonerrock
23k subscribers
Metal 1.79%
17.41% stonerrock
r/drums
56k subscribers

Just throwing in keywords for search; drums, drumkits, percussion, cymbals, rudiments, drummer, marching band, animal, vic firth, gretsch, pearl, mapex, tama, dw, yamaha, roland, alesis, ludwig, sonor, evans, remo, snare, hihat, hi-hat, meinl, paiste, sonor, porkpie, kumu

https://reddit.com/r/drums
Metal 2.47%
5.57% drums
r/Metallica
20k subscribers
Metal 1.84%
10.53% Metallica
r/melodicdeathmetal
10k subscribers

Melodic death metal is a heavy metal music style that combines elements from the new wave of British heavy metal with elements of death metal. The term Gothenburg metal is often used to describe bands associated with or stylistically similar to the melodic death metal scene that originated around Gothenburg, Sweden.

This is a place for news, reviews, videos and discussion of your favorite melodic death metal bands.

https://reddit.com/r/melodicdeathmetal
Metal 1.58%
35.18% melodicdeathmetal
r/BattleJackets
8k subscribers
Metal 1.39%
26.94% BattleJackets
r/horror
357k subscribers

R/HORROR, colloquially known as Dreadit by our subscribers is the premier horror entertainment community on Reddit. For more than 8 years /R/HORROR has been reddit.com's gateway to the darker side of entertainment.

So if you have a little time to KILL, come on over. We'll get the chainsaw warmed up for you.

https://reddit.com/r/horror
Metal 3.83%
3.25% horror
r/Hardcore
22k subscribers

A place for hardcore punk music and fans.

https://reddit.com/r/Hardcore
Metal 1.52%
11.04% Hardcore