Best Metal Bands of 2012

The Top TenXW

1Avenged SevenfoldAvenged Sevenfold is an American heavy metal/alternative metal band, that was formed 1999 in California. The group is set together out of M. Shadows (Vocals), Synyster Gates (Guitar) and throughout their career multiple bassists and drummers. Most notably Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan (Drums), who passed ...read more.

I love avenged sevenfold and so should everyone else

2SlipknotSlipknot is a Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band released their first album in 1999 and was well received by critics and fans. The group gained success after the release of their second studio album, "Iowa". ...read more.

I like slipknot.. the one I love the song is psychosocial..

3Disturbed
4Lamb of God

They need to be
In 1st place

They were the best for me

5Bullet For My Valentine
6Children of Bodom
7System of a Down
8Dir En Grey
9Mastodon
10Atreyu

The Contenders

11Dark Lunacy
12MetallicaMetallica is an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1981. The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist) Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar) Lars Ulrich (Drums) Ron McGovney (Bassist) The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". ...read more.
13Killswitch Engage
14Death SS
15Rhapsody of Fire
16Infernal Poetry
17As I Lay Dying
18All That Remains
19August Burns Red
20Deftones
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