Best Heavy Metal Bands of the 21st Century

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21Primal FearPrimal Fear is a German power metal and speed metal band formed in 1997 by Ralf Scheepers and Mat Sinner.
22TheocracyTheocracy is a Christian progressive power metal band founded in 2002 by Matt Smith of Athens, Georgia.
23DeftonesDeftones are an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California. The band, which was founded in 1988, consists of Chino Moreno, Stephen Carpenter, Frank Delgado, Abe Cunningham and Sergio Vega.
24PanteraPantera was a Heavy Metal band formed in 1981 by guitarist Dimebag Darrell and drummer Vinnie Paul. The group got into mainstream after changing from Glam Metal to Groove Metal. The band's most successful album is "Vulgar Display of Power" . more.

Not exactly of the 21 century - they peaked in the 90s - Metal_Treasure

25VolbeatVolbeat are a Danish metal band which was formed in Copenhagen. They play a fusion of rock and roll, heavy metal and rockabilly.
26DragonForceDragonForce are a British power metal band based in London, England. Formed in 1999, the group are known for their long and fast guitar solos, fantasy-themed lyrics, and electronic sounds in their music to add to their retro video game-influenced sound.
27Giant Squid

Dude get A7X, Bullet For My Valentine, BB, Godsmack and Seether off the list. Amorphis slaughters them all.
Listen to their albums Eclipse, Silent Waters, Skyforger, The Beginning of Times, Circle and Under The Red Cloud

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