Best Swedish Metal Bands


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21 Enforcer

They're not the best from Sweden but there are so many, who knows. They always put on a great show and I can't get over " the Banshee", a killer song, delivered with a lot of style.

Bringing back old school metal sweden has the best bands nowadays number 3 after opeth and sabaton

22 Pain
23 Dark Funeral Dark Funeral Dark 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.
24 Edge of Sanity Edge of Sanity Edge of Sanity was a Swedish progressive death metal band that, alongside Opeth, is commonly regarded as being the first to fuse extreme metal styles like death and black metal with progressive rock. Their sound is often described as "Progressive Melodic Death Metal".
25 Dissection Dissection Dissection was a Swedish extreme metal band. They formed in 1989 by Jon Nödtveidt and later disbanded in 2006, followed by Nödtveidt's suicide. Their sound is usually described as "melodic blackened death metal".
26 Steelwing
27 Falconer

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

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28 Cult of Luna Cult of Luna Cult 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.
29 Pain of Salvation

Last page? They're one of my favorite Swedish metal bands. - zxm

30 Bloodbound

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

31 Marduk Marduk Marduk 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.
32 Unleashed Unleashed Unleashed is a Swedish death metal band that was formed in 1989 by Johnny Hedlund in Stockholm. Common lyrical themes found in the band's music include Viking culture, recollection of a pre-Christian world, and Norse folklore.

Like a cross between Amon Amarth, Death, and Bloodbath.

33 Dismember Dismember
34 Grave Grave Grave is a Swedish death metal band that formed in 1986 by vocalist and guitarist Ola Lindgren, who is their only constant member.
35 Wolf
36 Axenstar
37 Lost Horizon
38 Engel
39 Dead By April
40 Graveyard Graveyard
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