Originally Posted by ThatsWhatSheSaidV.2
Can someone define a "breakdown?"
In metalcore its the slow bridge part of the song where the guitars play low power chords in an obnoxious rhythm. Double bass accompanies the rhythm. Drummer generally hits the china and snare at a slow even rhythm.
DUNUNDUN DUNUN DUN DUN DUNUNUNUNUNUN DUN
CHUGA CHUG CHUG CHUGACHUGA CHUG
Occasionally a pinch harmonic or bass drop.