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Is Chevelle a metal?

Last Updated: 9th January, 2020

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Chevelle has been classified as alternative metal, post-grunge, hard rock, and alternative rock. The band's most popular albums, Wonder What's Next and This Type of Thinking (Could Do Us In), both are described as nu metal. Their primary musical influences as stated by the band members are Helmet, Tool, and The Cure.

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Likewise, people ask, what music genre is Chevelle?

Alternative metal Post-grunge Hard rock Nu metal Alternative rock

Also Know, is alternative metal metal? Alternative metal (or alt-metal) is a style of heavy metal and alternative rock. Alternative metal usually takes elements of heavy metal with influences from genres like alternative rock, and other genres not normally associated with metal, such as hardcore punk, funk, and progressive rock.

Secondly, who is in Chevelle?

Pete Loeffler Guitar Sam Loeffler Dean Bernardini Bass guitar Matt Scott Bass guitar Joe Loeffler

Does Chevelle still make music?

To date, Chevelle has already produced 8 albums and has sold over 4 million records across the United States. Aside from this, the band has also released two live albums and a compilation of some of the band's favorite songs.

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Is Chevelle a good band?

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When did the band Chevelle start?

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Who does Chevelle sound like?

Red, Breaking Benjamin, some Linkin Park, Ra, 10 Years, Alter Bridge, Trapt. Those are all fairly similar. This is probably as close as you'll get to Chevelle's style, but Tool are kind of difficult to get into.

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Did 67 Chevelle come with a 427?

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