Deep Purple are a British rock band from Hertford, England. Formed in 1968, he is considered one of the founders of the hard rock genre with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath.
Deep Purple is considered one of the greatest British rock bands and has sold over 130 million albums worldwide since its inception.
During its fifty years of existence, the group still consists of five musicians (a singer, a guitarist, a bassist, a drummer and an organist).
The hallmarks of Deep Purple's sound for most of its existence are Ritchie Blackmore's Fender Stratocaster guitar and Jon Lord's Hammond organ.
Metallica is an American heavy metal band from California.
Formed in Los Angeles in 1981, the group is currently made up of two of its founding members, James Hetfield (vocals, rhythm guitar) and Lars Ulrich (drums), as well as guitarist Kirk Hammett (arrived in 1983) and bassist Robert Trujillo. , who will join the group in 2003
Thrash metal is a style of metal that appeared in the early 1980s.
Coming from heavy metal and punk, it develops mainly in the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom.
The groups Megadeth, Metallica, Slayer, and Anthrax are recognized by the general public and the trade press as the leaders of the genre, together constituting what fans and the trade press have commonly called the Big Four of Thrash.