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Death Metal

Death metal is an extreme subgenre of heavy metal music. it typically employs heavily distorted guitars, tremolo picking, deep growling vocals, blast beat drumming, minor keys or atonality, and complex song structures with multiple tempo changes. building from the musical structure of thrash metal and early black metal, death metal emerged during the mid-1980s. metal acts such as slayer, kreator, celtic frost, and venom were very important influences to the crafting of the genre.