Often used to describe bands like Pantera and Exhorder. With mid-tempo riffs similar to those found in Thrash Metal and a tendency to focus more on groovy syncopation and heaviness than outright speed.
That's metal naming conventions for you. Almost as common as random unconnected words in Black Metal album titles like Enthrone Darkness Triumphant or Scarlet Evil Witching Black...
Anyway we basically have the same thread stuck to the top of this section. For Power Metal reccomendations go there.
Well let's get the bad news out of the way first: I'm on anti-inflammatories to try and settle down a shoulder injury and if the course I'm on doesn't take care of things then I'll need to have a cortisone injection to fix it.
Now the good news: Flights to and from Japan are paid for. Timed the trip perfectly to fall in line with my mid-year uni break. I'd love to be spending more then just ten days since I'm visiting Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto but I'm just glad the trip is happening in the first place.