is Metallica’s “S&M” the first symphonic metal album?
it brings me no joy to imagine an over serious music critic saying that symphonic metal sucks, like I bet at least one over serious music critic has done
symphonic metal good
@bonzoesc I recall reading complaints about Metallica doing it because another band had done it first, but I couldn't remember who that was.
When I saw your post, I wanted to mention that band, so did a quick search for who it may have been.
This is the first link answering the question:
The takeaways here being:
1) No, Metallica wasn't the first. By a lot.
2) I still don't know what band that was I was initially looking for. 🤷🏼♂️
@reay huh neat, thanks for doing the research!
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