Rich, dark Greek metal by Varathron, Rotting Christ, Nightfall, Septicflesh, Necromantia, Dead Congregation, Domination Inc., Yoth Iria

ROOTS of the NWOBHM Tradition | on SiriusXM

NWOBHM tracks by Tank, Venom, Saxon, Diamond Head, more, as they inspired Kreator, Slayer, Opeth, In Flames, Metallica, and more.
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Bloody Roots of Viking Metal | on SiriusXM

The hordes of Enslaved, Manowar, Bathory, Turisas, Tyr, Ensiferum, Unleashed, Emperor, and more

Bloody Roots of the 1980s Brazilian Raw Metal Attack | on SiriusXM

Brazil's over-the-top frenzied headbanger invasion, with Sepultura, Sarcofago, Vulcano, Mystifier, Holocausto, Mutilator, and more

ROOTS of Crossover’s Crushing 21st Century Comeback | on SiriusXM

Dive bombs, mosh parts, and roars from Power Trip, Iron Reagan, Plague Years, Fugitive, Judiciary, High Command, Enforced, and more

ROOTS Celebrates Black History in Metal | on SiriusXM

Early Metallica, Hirax, God Forbid, Mystifier, Sound Barrier, Suffocation, Tony Macalpine, Animals as Leaders, Zeal & Ardor, and many more.

ROOTS Thanks Metal Doomfather Ozzy Osbourne | on SiriusXM

Selections by Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne solo, plus collaborations with Rick Wakeman, Tony Iommi, Rob Zombie, and more

ROOTS of 1993’s Raw Black Metal Assault | on SiriusXM

The dawn of black metal's ascent, with tracks by Immortal, Behemoth, Sigh, Marduk, Beherit, Emperor, Enslaved, Darkthrone, Mayhem, and more

ROOTS of 1993: When Death Metal Became Respectable | on SiriusXM

Death metal Carcass, Death, Entombed, Paradise Lost, Morbid Angel, Dissection, Cynic, and Atheist found melody, prog, goth, and rock in 1993

ROOTS of the Best Metal Debuts of 2022 | on SiriusXM

a horde of new bands w/ members of Autopsy, Municipal Waste, In Flames, Trivium, High on Fire, Power Trip, Metallica, Absu, Trivium, Midnight
Roots of Icy Quebec Tech Metal

ROOTS of Icy French-Canadian Quebec Tech Metal | on SiriusXM

Voivod, Neuraxis, Augury, Beyond Creation, Martyr, Obliveon, Cryptopsy, Despised Icon, Quo Vadis, Gorguts, and more more Quebec tech!

ROOTS Best Instrumental Metal of 2022 | on SiriusXM

State-of-the-art metal musicianship from Meshuggah, Arch Enemy, Watain, Ghost, Animals as Leaders, Kirk Hammett, Kreator, Immolation and more

ROOTS of Ukrainian Metal | on SiriusXM

Ukrainian metal heroics from Elderblood, Jinjer, Soom, Rise or Die, Ignea, Khors, 1914, Fleshgore, Space of Variations, and more

The ROOTS Pantera Refresher Session | on SiriusXM

Pantera captured live, plus tributes from Whitechapel, Cataract, Aborted, and Dream Theater. Down and Damageplan also feature.
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Brutal melody by Soilwork, In Flames, At the Gates, Dark Tranquillity, Carcass, plus Insomnium, Arch Enemy, and The Black Dahlia Murder

ROOTS Praises Metal Gods JUDAS PRIEST | on SiriusXM

Includes Judas Priest tributes from Slayer, Metallica, Kreator, Overkill, Mercyful Fate, Abbath, Death, Fates Warning

ROOTS Lays Down Our Souls for 40 Years of VENOM’s Black Metal | on...

Venom's Black Metal LP played by Venom, Dimmu Borgir, Obituary, Sigh, Sodom, Aura Noir, Knife, Cronos, and others

Veterans Day Week: ROOTS of Metal for Soldiers | on SiriusXM

Metal through a soldier's eyes by Iron Maiden, Sodom, Sabaton, Slayer, Anthrax, Metallica, Bolt Thrower, Opeth, Carnivore, and more

ROOTS of San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal | on SiriusXM

The good friendly violent fun of Exodus, Death Angel, Possessed, Testament, Blind Illusion, Metallica, Heathen, Forbidden, VioLence and more
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ROOTS of Horror Movie-Inspired Metal | on SiriusXM

The dark underworld of horror movie-inspired metal by Entombed, Ghost, Testament, Mortician, Ghoul, Possessed, Cathedral, Necrophagia, Hooded Menace, Rotting Christ, S.O.D., and other frights