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    he was not aware the bat was real until after he bit off the head. He also bit a doves head off, while intoxicated, during a meeting with some record company executives, furthering the belief that he is a Satanist. Metallica is not known for wild theatrics during their concerts but their behaviors after their concerts, as well as their professional dealings, have been a source of controversy within their career. They were the first band to sue Napster for piracy which really angered their fans. Their excessive use of drugs and alcohol, as well as their sexual promiscuity while married, also altered fan’s view of them. The drugs, alcohol and loose morals have all led to…

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    Metallica is considered one of the most influential bands in heavy metal genre. Metallica was influential and part of it was because of their experimentation they did within their genre of music. Metallica’s song “One” shows a different style of the band by showing a more serious side of heavy metal. The song is very complex and the music fits with the lyrical content. The music fits with the lyrical content because the music is somehow directing the tempo on how the lyrics of the songs are…

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    Heavy Metal Music

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    came through though, metal went from an underground niche to the main forefront of music. When the eighties kicked into gear, metal kicked up the speed, the aggression, and the technicality. One such band is the almighty Metallica. Metallica was formed in 1981 when guitarist and lead vocalist James Hetfield answered an ad by drummer Lars Ulrich. Soon Metallica had fully formed with James Hetfield on rhythm guitar and lead vocals, Dave Mustaine on lead guitar, Cliff Burton on bass, and Lars…

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    Peace What would you do if you got kicked out of Metallica because of your violent drinking habits? You start your own band. A band that plays faster, harder, and better than all the other bands in the land. Megadeth, a band that was the heaviest, loudest, drunkest band in history. Megadeth has released 15 albums and has sold over 50,000,000 records worldwide, Megadeth has had more line-up changes than any other band. Megadeth has had the same vocalist and bassist since the beginning. The lead…

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    There are many similarities and a few subtle differences between poetry and poetic music when broken down, hence the word poetic before music in poetic music. “Bleeding Me” by Metallica, and “Good-Bye” by Shirley J. Stankiewicz are similar in theme, format, symbolism and have subtle differences such as a repetitive chorus required in music. Some poems can be straight forward and say what is on their minds, but others like Metallica’s “Bleeding Me” and Shirley J. Stankiewicz’s “Good-Bye” can be a…

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    Breaking Benjamin is a rock band from Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1999 by Benjamin Burnley, lead singer and guitarist for the band. The first lineup included drummer Jeremy Hummel, bassist Mark Klepaski, and guitarist Aaron Fink. They released four studio albums between 2002 and 2009 (Saturate (2002), We Are Not Alone (2004), Phobia (2006), and Dear Agony (2009)). Due to Burnley’s recurring illnesses, the band was forced to enter into an extended hiatus in 2010. During the hiatus, the band…

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    Motorhead Research Paper

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    This paper will largley revolve around the thrash metal subgenre of heavy metal and how it was pioneered by motorhead. With their fast moving music, lemmy kilmister’s gargoyle like voice, and their no cares in the world demeanor. This inspired a new world of music to be born, and heavy metal would not be the same without motorhead. You might still have bands like metallica, anthrax, and slayer.l but they would be the Light versions As in how bands are inspired by motorhead, and how the genre is…

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    effects on People’s Moral Character? Metallica and Philosophy a Crash Course in Brain Surgery by William Irwin, is a book in which different philosophers use Metallica’s work to illustrate different topics (which some could be controversial, such as suicide, war, government, etc.) and how these lyrics have an effect on the listeners. Chapter 1 (Whisper Things into my Brain- Metallica, Emotions, and Morality) is written by the author Robert Fudge, an Associate Professor of Philosophy of Weber…

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    Don’t get me wrong, the band “Slayer” uses satanic lyrics, but the band denies any relation to the church of satan, the occult, or any other satanic organizations. In an interview Tom Araya (slayer bassist and vocalist) stated, “we want to scare people” when asked why they use satanic imagery. Now most metal bands in the thrash era like Megadeth and Metallica do not use satanic imagery, in countless interviews Megadeth’s frontman and guitarist Dave Mustaine claims he “found god and is a…

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    Musicology 123 Paper 1 Starr and Waterman stated that cover songs/cover versions in the postwar era were used to “cash in on the potential popularity of a recording by creating their own (sometimes almost indistinguishable) versions of it.” However, the reason that a musician records a cover song has drastically changed since the late 1940s. Nowadays, musicians record a cover song to pay homage to their favorite musicians and to the musicians that have inspired them. This is exactly why Foo…

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