posted on Nov, 2 2019 @ 04:25 PM
Short answer: No.
Longer answer: Nobody invented metal, it was a step in a
that began with gospel and folk music, moved through
jazz, bluegrass, country, swing and the blues, filtered through early rock, surf rock, proto punk, psychedelic rock and electric blues and began to
Metal is as much a product of Ray Charles, Johnny Cash and Robert Johnson as it is an invention of MC5 or Black Sabbath.
Hendrix would have said he was just riffing on Johnson, Howling Wolf and Muddy waters.