Heavy metal has undergone a significant transformation during the '90s. Gone are the denim and leather and the open-E power chords of yesterday. Even throwing the "sign of the devil" index finger, pinky and thumb held aloft has become somewhat passé. Instead, what exists are baggy, pastel-colored outfits covered with hip-yet-ultimately commercial weed and sex slogans, and music powered by the same 808 bass and tape loops that... More >>>
Simple instrumentation means raw sound for San Fran's Testament.