Musically, power violence is focused around speed, tempo changes, and abrupt breakdowns. It differs in the songwriting and production of Grindcore and are very short.
Confusion with Other GenresEdit
Power Violence is commonly confused with Grindcore, and Crossover Thrash. Grindcore has a more metallic influence than power violence, as does Crossover Thrash which holds the middle of the spectrum of Thrash Music by having a perfect marriage of Hardcore Punk and Heavy Metal.