Top Ten Metal Bands In India

Here's a list of all the famous metal bands and bands which are becoming famous, most of them have played in gigs with bands like lamb of god, Bangalore metal open air, Metallica etc..

The Top TenXW

1Bhayanak Maut (Mumbai)

They really deserve to b no. 1.. No1 can beat the aggression with which they perform. Their concerts are just out of this world

They can be aggressive an melodious at the same time. They have 2 vocalists, both of which are full of energy and can do almost all styles of screaming and growling. Awesome band.

Best riffs, best stage act, most brutal lyricists and by far the most professional Indian metal band.

They are the best...

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2Demonic Resurrection (Mumbai)

Demonic resurrection is the pioneer of metal in india.. It has to be at least in the top 5 spot.. Come on man

They are like the Black Sabbath in terms of starting off the metal scene in India, and have not given up in the face of any sort of hurdle, while the rest of the bands have had a lot of breaks or are on haitus or have been there for the fun of it and have moved on.

A great band from mumbai... Salutation to their efforts... I have almost listen all the songs all I can say is m/

Actually D. R is #1... Really hard working artists... Love you guys m/

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3Undying Inc. (Delhi)

Uncompromising in their style of playing a mix of brutal, technical and odd-meter extreme metal for almost a decade, Undying Inc have progressively carved out a niche of their own. Despite the pit-falls of line-up changes and an underground ethic, their rabid following of die-hard fans bears testimony to the attitude with which Undying Inc approach their metal.

Undying Inc is an explosive live act that has supported and played with some of the biggest names in metal across major rock festivals in India Meshuggah, Tesseract, Textures, Megadeth, Amon Amarth, Satyricon, Benea Reach, Sahg, Cypher 16. The band has also toured Norway in the winter of 2011 with post-hardcore band Torch and returned to play at the Inferno Metal Festival in 2012.

Awesome Band... This band made our event a special one and really we miss you all

The very metal band with real voice. this is the only band that beat my heart fast and thumping.
Moloch is always for these guys.
Demonic resurrection is overrated.

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4Kryptos (Bangalore)

Overrated, run-of-the-mill metal.

Notorious among musicians for leading a hate campaign against bands who do not conform to their meaning of "metal. "

Haters Gonna Hate Kryptos is a True Old School Band

They are really awesome

They deserve the first place according to me.

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5Skyharbour (Delhi)

Not totally metal, but with a vocals that amazing and a brilliant line had to be in the top 10 - kurtcobain

The best band here even though not totally India... their music is way better than any of the others

Deserve to be on the top 3! International quality of music and sound...

They stand out in the Indian music scene

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6Mrityu Dand (Jammu)

Firstly saw their page on facebook, and than I see their live performance, man these guys r just out of this world, heavy riffs, heavy growl, the best death metal band... M/D

Man they are insane, if you're looking for the brutal death metal, they are the best, mrityu dand is the best death metal band in the whole J&K...

No words, just listen to them and you will experience the real brute music, finally a good death metal band in J&K

Brutal death by Mrityu dand to every one... m/

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7Inner Sanctum (Bangalore)

Performed with Metallica
One of the best thrash bands in india
Have the best lead in India.
They have supported bands like Metallica, guillotine, biffy claro, Amon Amarth, cradle of filth, enslaves and textures
Their biggest influence Are gojira, blood bath etc.

The beat band in Asia

8Limit Zero (Bangalore)

The Band Is structured in a very organised yet authentic music, especially the bassie of the band, shiva takes the band to a higher level - kurtcobain

9Scribe (Mumbai)

One of the better bands... globally. Definitely one of the best in India.

Scribe... Om 15th spot... Are you crazy... They deserve to be in top 3... Best metal band of India..

Better then most of the band that Europe has to offer!

Seriously guys?!...easily a top 5 contender

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10Slain (Bangalore)

A band that deserves to on the first! They are aggressive Yet melodious! No band in India has ever reached their maturity in bringing in classic rock and power metal to this combination and making it powerful for the metal lovers and yet melodious for the rest! STAGE ACT - PRO!

Good melodies, strong vocal lines, catchy songs

Lovely band... Vocalist rocks.
Lead guitars too is awesome..

The Newcomers

?Asymmetry (Kolkata)

Best progressive band out there

?The Forbidden Ritual (Dehradun)

Saw this band perform at our Uni. As much as they're far from perfect, their OCs were astounding. Wasn't expecting such a show from anyone..completely overwhelmed us!

The Contenders

11Yonsample (Kolkata)

The giants of metal from kolkata... Just listen them in reverbnation...

They are THE BEST from KOLKATA... No way any other band can replace them... They r immensely tight n they take us to a new different world... PROG METAL from KOLKATA :D

Good Band, Superb Band, and I love this because its from our Kolkata,!
And my Self Akash Saha, The band name is awesome... Who is the co-founder of this band,? Wish

One of the best progressive metal bands in India

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12Zygnema (Mumbai)

This band deserves to be on top five at least

Zygnema deserves much more... Top 10

Zygnema is the best band India has! Zygnema is love! Zygnema😍😍

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13Scarface (Kolkata)

Man they r 4m Kolkata, A new but really good metal core band

Some of the greatest riffs you will ever hear. Enough said.

Awesome true metalcore plus groovy music.

Good band! No more words

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14Guardians of Darkness (Kolkata)

This band has a unique and creative musicality. Love the guitar riffs and composition. They dig hard!

They deserve to win, because of their uniqueness and the wide spectrum of their approach, absolute PURE BLISS!, do give these chaps a listen and ul be blown away!

Pure heavy metal m/ Everything about them is new their music their approach. Just try them.

This band has a lot of talent and potential. Really impressed by the music. Keep it up guys hope you guys reach the top.

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15Chronic Xorn (Kolkata)

Best ever melodic death metal band from Indian metal scene

They have got what it takes to be the best.

Best Indian metal ever

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16The Down Troddence (Kerala)

They should be in the top three. They are brilliant, authentic and concerned about their political stand that goes with the band name... !

The Down Troddence should be in at least top 5... Come on...

It's a band with pure metal based on folk root

Should be the top go listen to their song shiva on YouTube

Best metal act in India

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17Devoid (Mumbai)

They truly are the best trash metal acts in India..

18Xontrax (Guwahati)

Best band in the world.. !

Seeing this band from our town climbing its way into top 20 made me happy. Way to go!

They are really good... They deserve to be in top ten... Good luck guys

Hope to see them at the top..

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19Restless Desire (Meghalaya)

The rising metal band from meghalaya. Their songs are simply great.

Restless desire deserve your desired

20Deathknell (Shimla)

Amazing band love ya deserve to be at number 1 topmost band go ahead and rock the world

Really man!
They will be at a height some day

Very nice band love to see you at the top

Its amazing band need some good riffs

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