Five New Nu Metal Bands You Need to Hear Right Now

With such a strong gathering of nu metal-influenced bands coming up right now, here are five music videos to check out by some of the current cream of the crop.

Dutch rap metal at its best, Lelystad's Frontstreet with 'Bad Habit', which features on their debut album 'Reality Check'. Previous special guests on HFTB, expect this five-piece to start causing real waves in the next year or so.

LA's Dirty Machine with their latest video 'Built', taken from last year's debut album 'Discord'- released through Zombie Shark Records

Taken from their second EP 'Point of No Return', Texan's and previous special guests on HFTB Add1ction released this blistering video for the single 'I Won't Give In'.

They have a new video coming soon for the song 'Casting Stones', but to whet your appetite check out the awesome 'Frisco' from NoSelf's latest release 'Human-Cyborg Relations Episode 1'. Excellent alternative metal here.

This Scottish quartet are going to explode when they release their new EP 'Purple' at the end of this month. Rap rock with plenty of electronics, 'Here Forever' is the lead single from the EP and packs a killer chorus. Also featuring ex-Forever Never vocalist Renny Carroll.

This is just five bands to check out, and we'll be bringing you more very soon. Keep enjoying the resurgence of nu metal. Horns up!!

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