216 reviews by 16 reviewers of 196 releases from 1991-2023
empath is a similarity analysis of the heavy-metal bands listed in the Encyclopaedia
Metallum, based solely on reviewer overlap. The similarity scores are approximately the percentage of overlap, adjusted to reduce
the effects of both high popularity and small samples. 9602 bands qualify. Various bonus statistics are provided for
no especially good reason.
All displayed precision is for entertainment only; no statistical significance is asserted. Aesthetic judgments are probably implied, but not mine.