Metallica will start your workout off with fuel, fire, and – dare I say it? – that which you desire.
I love how, just when you think you know exactly where the downbeat is coming, twenty one pilots surprises you again.
Rise Against combines the frantic lightning of their guitar line with the skilled ups and downs of the vocals to produce a sort of measured chaos.
The militaristic tap of the drumbeat underneath Manson’s hissing vocals gives me the chills every time.
QotSA has such an unmistakeably smooth sound, and Josh Homme’s classic vocals stand out in this song.
I have a love-hate relationship with this song. I hate how 80’s it sounds… but I love how 80’s it sounds. OK, so mostly I love it.
It’s not fast-paced, but the new Lorde track has a crazy sexual pulse underneath it that doesn’t let up.
I am hard pressed to make a playlist without Foo Fighters on it, and this track provides just the right mid-playlist support.
The Offspring knows how to spice up a chorus with just the right amount of panicked cymbals.
Like Cee-Lo Green, I can’t make any claims about Macklemore’s integrity as a person. But that doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy listening to his beats.
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