10. The Cure
They emerged as a sprightly, linear lean art school take on Buzzcocks or Subway Sect kind of brave new pop band- they then descended into a brilliant black period with Joy Division tainting their music ina brilliant manner. By the time they released Pornography they were sketching out a whole new future…
Not a metal band but the last of the great rock n roll bands Motorhead have become a primal influence on rock and metal and punk.
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