Genre: proto-metalPlay genre
Proto-metal is a genre of music that emerged in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It is characterized by heavy guitar riffs, distorted sound, and a focus on instrumental solos. The music often features psychedelic and blues influences, with lyrics that touch on themes of rebellion and counterculture. Proto-metal paved the way for the development of heavy metal, and its influence can be heard in the work of many later artists.