Best Swedish Metal Bands


The Contenders: Page 2XW


This band will climb past 35 for sure, way too good not to.

23Dark FuneralDark Funeral is a Swedish black metal band from Stockholm Sweden, founded by guitarists Blackmoon and Lord Ahriman in 1993. They emerged during the second wave of black metal.

Mathias Blad has dramatic vocals. The music is haunting. The lyrics are thought provoking. This band is a cut above and deserves a higher ranking

V1 Comment
26AmarantheAmaranthe is a Swedish heavy metal band notable for having three lead vocalists: Elize Ryd, Jake E. Lundberg, and Henrik Englund Wilhemsson, each presenting a different vocal style. Their second album, The Nexus, reached 6th on Swedish charts, 4th on Finnish charts, and reached a peak of 12th on the more.

Why is this band not even in the list
that's it.. i don't wanna live in such in a planet with such ignoramus people

V1 Comment
27TherionTherion is a Swedish symphonic metal band founded by Christofer Johnsson in 1987. Its name was inspired by the Celtic Frost album To Mega Therion.

I vote for Bathory cause it's the biggest ifluence for both black and viking metal but this power metal band deserves to be higher than 26 for sure

29Cult of LunaCult of Luna is a Swedish metal band from Umeå founded in 1998. They often perform post-metal music similar to the contemporary bands Neurosis and Isis.
31GraveGrave is a Swedish death metal band that formed in 1986 by vocalist and guitarist Ola Lindgren, who is their only constant member.
34MardukMarduk is a black metal band from Norrköping, Sweden. The band formed in 1990 and released their first album in 1992. Their name is derived from the Babylonian god Marduk, patron deity of Babylon.
35WatainWatain are a Swedish black metal band from Uppsala, formed in 1998. The band's name is taken from a recording by the American black metal group Von.
36Lost Horizon
38Dead By April
40Ghost Brigade
PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Top 10 Swedish Melodic Death Metal Bands Best Swedish Black Metal Bands Top 10 Swedish Death Metal Bands Best Metal Bands Best Heavy Metal Bands

List StatsUpdated 6 Dec 2016

200 votes
48 listings
5 years, 284 days old

Top Remixes (5)

1. Opeth
2. Arch Enemy
3. Bathory
1. Soilwork
2. Opeth
3. Meshuggah
1. Ghost
2. Bathory
3. Meshuggah

View All 5


Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.