Top Ten Avant-Garde Metal Bands

This is a list for Avant-garde, or art Metal Artists.

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1BucketheadBrian Patrick Carroll, known professionally as Buckethead, is an American guitarist and multi-instrumentalist who has worked within many genres of music.
2MeshuggahMeshuggah is a Swedish progressive metal band from Umeå, formed in 1987. They are credited with crafting the Djent subgenre. Meshuggah's line-up consists of founding members vocalist Jens Kidman and lead guitarist Fredrik Thordendal, drummer Tomas Haake, who joined in 1990, rhythm guitarist Mårten more.
3VoivodVoivod is a Canadian heavy metal band from Jonquière, Québec. Their musical style has changed several times since the band's origin in the early 1980s.
4Celtic FrostCeltic Frost was a Swiss extreme metal band from Zürich. They are known for their heavy influence on extreme metal genres.
6Master's Hammer
7In The Woods...
8Mr. Bungle
10Maudlin of the Well

The Contenders

11...And Oceans
12Kayo Dot
14Sleepytime Gorilla Museum
15MushroomheadMushroomhead is an American heavy metal band from Cleveland, Ohio. Formed in 1993 in the Cleveland Warehouse District, the band is known for their avant-garde sound which includes influence from heavy metal, art rock and electro-industrial and their imagery which features masks and costumes as well more.V1 Comment
16Green Carnation
18Devin Townsend Project
19Stolen Babies
20Diablo Swing Orchestra

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2. Voivod
3. Buckethead



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