G r u n g e
Grunge is an sub genre of alternative rock and inspired by hardcore punk and heavy metal.
( Or it have that 'Seattle Sound' ).
The lyrics have an angst feeling and the main instruments are electric guitar, bass guitar, drums, and of course vocals.
It started in the 1980's.
Many have said that it started in Seattle, but others argue that it actually started in Australia.
The well-known bands of this genre is Nirvana, Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, and Alice In Chains.
How is this unique?
The lyrics are blunt, honest, and it revolves around real problems of youth and the guitar and drums are impressionistic. It's dark and have an angry feeling.