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26 Heavy Metal Genres Crammed Into One Song (in Alphabetical Order) — Video

Here's a video of 26 genres (sort of a random number, no?) of heavy metal being crammed into one song.

Actually, it turns out that this YouTube user—DethPopVideos—was inspired by another 26-genre song that was posted by the guys from

"What I find amazing is that for one style of music I only had to come up with just a couple of sub genres to complete the alphabet," says the DethPopVideos guy.

Anyway, enjoy!

Damian Fanelli

Damian is editor-in-chief of Guitar World magazine. From 1998 to 2014, he was one third of Mister Neutron, an instrumental rock act that toured the universe and elsewhere and released three albums via Austin-based Deep Eddy Records. These days he performs with several New York City-area bands and can often be spotted with one of his many, many, many B-bender-equipped guitars. In past lives he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor – and he still can’t believe he got to write the liner notes for the latest SRV box set.