What are the different types of rock music ?

May 23, 2006 6 Comments
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Andy H asked:




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6 Comments to “What are the different types of rock music ?”
  1. davey2449 says:

    Pop
    Alternative
    Punk
    Emo/Screamo
    Metal
    Classic

  2. Chocci B says:

    there too many too name

    * 2 Tone
    * Acid rock
    * Afro-punk
    * Alternative metal
    * Alternative rock
    * Anatolian rock
    * Art punk
    * Art rock
    * Avant-garde metal
    * Avant-rock
    * Avant-progressive rock
    * Baroque pop
    * Beat
    * Bisrock
    * Black metal
    * Blackened death metal
    * Blues-rock
    * Boogaloo
    * Brazilian rock
    * Britpop
    * Bubblegum pop
    * C86
    * Canterbury sound
    * Cello rock
    * Celtic punk
    * Celtic rock
    * Chicano rock
    * Christcore
    * Christian rock
    * Christian metal
    * Coldwave
    * Comedy rock
    * Country rock
    * Cowpunk
    * Crossover thrash
    * Crust punk
    * Cuddlecore
    * Dance-punk
    * Dance-rock
    * Dark cabaret
    * Darkwave
    * Death ‘n’ roll
    * Deathcore
    * Deathgrind
    * Death metal
    * Death rock
    * Doom metal
    * Dream pop
    * Electro Punk
    * Emo
    * Experimental rock
    * Folk rock
    * Folk metal
    * Folk punk
    * Freakbeat
    * Funk rock
    * Garage rock
    * Garage punk
    * German rock
    * Glam metal
    * Glam punk
    * Glam rock

    * Goregrind
    * Gothic metal
    * Gothic rock
    * Grebo
    * Grindcore
    * Groove metal
    * Group Sounds
    * Grunge
    * Gypsy punk
    * Hatecore
    * Hard rock
    * Hardcore punk
    * Heartland rock
    * Heavy metal
    * Horror punk
    * Indie pop
    * Indie rock
    * Indorock
    * Industrial metal
    * Industrial rock
    * Instrumental rock
    * Iranian rock
    * J-ska
    * Jam rock
    * Jangle pop
    * Jazz rock
    * Jersey Shore sound
    * Krautrock
    * Latin rock
    * Lo-fi
    * Lovers rock
    * Madchester
    * Manila sound
    * Mathcore
    * Math rock
    * Melodic black metal
    * Melodic death metal
    * Melodic hardcore
    * Metalcore
    * Mod
    * Mod revival
    * Nardcore
    * Nazi punk
    * Neo-classical metal
    * Neo-folk
    * Neo-prog
    * Neo-psychedelia
    * New prog
    * New Romantic
    * New wave
    * Nintendocore
    * Noisecore
    * Noise pop
    * Noise rock
    * No wave
    * Nu metal
    * Oi!
    * Ostrock
    * Pagan rock
    * Pinoy rock
    * Pop punk
    * Pop rock

    * Pornogrind
    * Post-punk
    * Post-punk revival
    * Post-hardcore
    * Post-grunge
    * Post-metal
    * Post-rock
    * Power pop
    * Power metal
    * Power violence
    * Progressive folk
    * Progressive metal
    * Progressive rock
    * Protopunk
    * Power pop
    * Psychedelic rock
    * Psych-Folk
    * Psychobilly
    * Punk rock
    * Punta rock
    * Queercore
    * Raga rock
    * Rapcore
    * Rap metal
    * Rap rock
    * Riot Grrrl
    * Rock
    * Rock Against Communism
    * Rock and roll
    * Rockabilly
    * Rock en EspaƱol
    * Rockoson
    * Rocksteady
    * Russian rock
    * Sadcore
    * Samba-rock
    * Screamo
    * Shoegazing
    * Shock rock
    * Ska punk
    * Skate punk
    * Skate rock
    * Sludge metal
    * Soft rock
    * Southern rock
    * Space rock
    * Speed metal
    * Stoner metal
    * Stoner rock
    * Street punk
    * Sunshine pop
    * Surf music
    * Surf rock
    * Swamp rock
    * Symphonic metal
    * Symphonic rock
    * Synth pop
    * Thrash metal
    * Thrashcore
    * Trash rock
    * Trip rock
    * Twee pop
    * Viking metal
    * Wagnerian rock
    * Wizard rock
    * Zeuhl

  3. ryhellmers says:

    Soft Rock

    Hard Rock

    Metal

    Contemporary Rock

    Alternative

    I that doesn’t help, go on wikipedia.com, it always helps me

  4. Badger Wavez says:

    Wow, I’m not even going to try after Chocci’s list. jeez

  5. Basically:

    Rock
    Metal
    Folk
    Alternative

    All other genres are subtypes of those… Punk is a subgenre of alternative, grindcore is a subgenre of metal, etc.

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