Opener Face Everything And Rise is a shout-along, defiance-filled start, while Warriors has a fast-paced nu-metal
beat to really get pulses racing.
Tour, the former Nu-Metal
titans felt like a band with a point to prove, cranking out 16 brilliant songs in what was a tight 80-minute set.
Now, the band -- who some consider the godfathers of nu-metal
and the ahead-of-the-curve innovators of dub-metal -- has a hybrid-sounding album being released on Oct.
The Welsh rockers played a hit-strewn set, but new songs like the nu-metal
crunch of Bring 'Em Down more than held their own.
Few bands have ever commanded the North East's biggest stage with such confidence and aplomb - albeit often showcasing a sound far removed from their nu-metal
Influences: Even though it doesn't show in our music, we are heavily influenced by the Nu-Metal
scene in the early noughties - bands like Linkin Park, Papa Roach, Deftones, Limp Bizkit and Lostprophets.
The Grammy-award-winning nu-metal
band, who have sold over 50 million records worldwide since they shot to fame a decade ago with their debut album Hybrid Theory, will rock out at the venue on November 5, with tickets on sale from Friday.
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Faith No More are largely responsible for the rap/rock crossover blueprint and for influencing many of the nu-metal
bands of the 90s, including Linkin Park, Korn and Limp Bizkit, the latter two will also play this year's Download.
The recent crop of emo and nu-metal
bands often cite the genre as influential.
five piece were at the Queen Street store of HMV, Cardiff, signing copies of their new single '4:AM Forever,' taken from the successful Liberation Transmission album.
There's more to Valley indie rock than punk, ska and nu-metal