#2
Check the recommendation thread at the top of the page. It answers all of these questions and more.
#3
Too many genres to tell you the differences between ALL of them in a few posts. You'll eventually pick up the differences between genres the more you delve into metal and branch out. Also, do as broadsword suggested.
#4
i like thrash metal the best... there is a forum or a thread about that.. search
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#5
ye ol' searchbar

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