How heavy metal bands get their names


Our favourite chart this week is called Heavy Metal Band Names, and it tracks the taxonomy of, well, heavy metal band names, showing how bands come up with their monikers.There are five core categories – Deadly Things, Death, Badass Misspellings, Animals and Religion – and then subcategories below that. So Death (Megadeth, Corpse, Carcass) has...

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