www.shsu.edu/lis_fwh/book/hybrid_children_of_rock/AOR2.htm

ALBUM ORIENTED ROCK (RADIO)/AOR ... The artists enjoying heavy AOR rotation represented a wide range of musical genres. ... because its sound derives from the contours of hard rock and heavy metal; pop, because its formal structure is ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Hard_rock

Aug 1, 2017 ... During the 1970s, hard rock inspired a new genre of music: Heavy metal. .... and made the rise of a radio-friendly hard rock and heavy metal possible. ... These bands came to be known as alternative metal artists, a subset of ...

hardrockhellradio.com

Hard Rock Hell Radio was born out of passion for the music. A 24 hour radio station bringing the best in unsigned, independent and well known artists. Regular ...

www.nyradioguide.com/formats.htm

Adult Contemporary (AC), A station primarily playing popular and rock music ... wave artists of the late 70's, rather than the "classic" rock artists of the 60's and 70's. ... have evolved in the direction of modern rock, or in some cases, hard rock.

www.billboard.com/articles/events/year-in-music-2016/7616418/rock-relevant-2016

Dec 12, 2016 ... By contrast, consider how few new rock artists of comparable staying ... and in festival formats, clusters of younger indie-rock and metal bands also do well. Classic-rock radio stations thrive parasitically on nostalgia, slowly ...

observer.com/2016/01/the-slow-death-of-heavy-metal

Jan 15, 2016 ... Several hard rock and metal luminaries—Ronnie James Dio, A.J. Pero ... charts, radio airplay and music award broadcasts have been dominated by .... action, and streaming services are still not a huge boon to indie artists.

hardrockdaddy.com/2017/01/08/top-100-hard-rock-songs-of-2016

Jan 8, 2017 ... In addition to featuring established artists whose careers have spanned ... hard rock and metal genres in recent years, but Anthrax's music has always .... Sometimes Active Rock radio gets it wrong when songs that are not a ...

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Online shopping for Digital Music from a great selection of Death Metal, Alternative Metal, Hard Rock, Thrash & Speed Metal, Pop Metal, Live Albums & more at ...

www.ranker.com/list/rap-metal-bands-and-artists/reference

This list of the best rap rock bands and artists let's you see who rap metal ... with many rap metal bands scoring radio hits and saw their albums at or near the top ...