Best Black Metal BandsAvAtArA
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In my opinion, Lyrical Content has rather little to do with the Genre. For example, you could rewrite a Mayhem song to be about how much you love kittens. It would have Black Metal riffing, Vocals, etc. It would still be Black Metal. The same goes for "Christian Metal". "Christian Metal" is NOT a Genre. Antestor is NOT a "Christian Metal" band. They are a Black Metal Band with Christian Lyrical Themes.
just hear it, and your life will change - rock2metal
This band should be way higher on the list. It paved the way for Christian black metal, and is my favorite black metal band (I'm a chrstian) For their best album(in my opinion) they had the drummer from mayhem (hellhammer) which makes the songs even more awesome. Great lyrics about the struggles of a Christian life. I think this band deserves a spot in the top 10
They should be way higherV 3 Comments
Best German Black Metal Band!
It should be at 5th at least
Should be waaay higher
BLACK METAL IST KRIEG!
Veil of Remembrance is the greatest Black Metal album I have ever heard.
Pilgrim's vocals are not of this world
VoR is great but The Covenant Progress is even better with the epic blackness of 'Path of Pain', 'A Painting in Dark' and 'Eyes of Beauty'
Great band. As a Christian it is hard to find Black metal that is not extremely offensive. (I like mayhem it's pretty good) This band uses great melodic riffs paired with blasts beats and goid vocals. Has great Christian Lyrics and should be higher on the listV 1 Comment
"Darkness and Diversity"-Triptykon Facebook
Devastatingly Heavy musically and emotionally
Beautiful, passionate, Tranquil at moments
Marrying the raw, destructive, and dark energies of black metal to technical guitar-work has led to the creation of some of the most unorthodox and utterly bizarre sounds to infiltrate the genre. Abstract song structures, constant fluctuations in tempo, and a bass player who actually gets to be heard are some of the excellent qualities DsO bring to the table. They don't play live shows, only do a handful of interviews, and don't release any information about band members or their works. Instead of the usual, glamorous displays usually found in the black metal genre, DsO takes a decidedly less travelled road. Check out Paracletus and their Drought EP to hear some of the most mind-bogglingly addictive black metal out there.
Darkest black there is, and that's why it is black metal called black isn't it?
DsO is the best black metal band in black metal history! Other BM bands seem like children of DsO. If anyone loves any other song/album/EP in BM more than their EP "Drought" (or other works as per your taste), he is not at all true BM fan.
PS :- DsO & their fans don't care about these lists! HAIL DEATHSPELL OMEGA!
Raw black metal, in my opinion the only black metal band keeping the genre alive and frost is an epic drummer
How are 1349 so far down? They are right now (2014) one of the best Black Metal bands. They also have one of modern metal's best drummers; Frost! Definitely deserve top 15.
1349 should be much higher, one of the rawest and most awesome black metal bands ever!
1349 are too low. They aren't my favorite, but they should be at least top 15 - ryanrimmelV 1 Comment
These guys are an awesome band who capture all the aspects of black metal and throw in some amazing melodies
Love these guys! They are the sound of the new blackend death sludge!
Simply - kings of Polish black metal scene
Best band in the world.
Very underground, but probably best comedy black metal bands, next to woods of trees and the black satans - Mikbiter15
yes yes - Mikbiter15
Should be in the top 10 AT LEAST!
Graveworm is actually Gothic metal.
Not black metal per se, though their earliest work has some black metal in it.
Must be way higher
These guys play awesome melodic black metal
Melodic Black Metal from Taiwan. Simply awesome. They mix the ancient Asian instruments with the modern day metal instruments.
Awesome band, a good alternative to all the creepy atmospheres of tradirional black metal - admonlee
Sick, insane and horrifying beyond bellied. Not for people with suicidal thoughts!
Certainly not for everyone, if if you're into BM. One of the most extreme kinds of music ever made. I have been listening to BM for almost 2 years from now, and I still can't get into Silencer completely. The instrumental is great, but be aware of the heart attack that awaits you when the vocals kick in. Tormented, suicidal and depressive. I'm not gonna tell you the rest because it's on you to discover further.
Silencer is a must have for dsbm fans, me myself am only a slight fan of xasthur in that genre but I have to say I have compared death - peirce me to other dsbm albums and I have to say damn nattramn is one strong vocalist. no one is compared to nattramn when it comes to his screams. and I have to say nattramn was or still is one crazy ass dude.V 2 Comments
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