Pestilence were a death metal band from the Netherlands founded in 1986. They are known for incorporating jazz and fusion elements into their music.
One of the greatest death metal bands out there. - Caleb9000
Epica is a Dutch symphonic metal band, founded by guitarist and vocalist Mark Jansen after his departure from After Forever.
4 Within Temptation
Within Temptation is a Dutch symphonic metal band founded in April 1996 by vocalist Sharon den Adel and guitarist Robert Westerholt.
I love them. - Userguy44
5 God Dethroned
Gorefest was a Dutch band from the Zeeland region of the Netherlands which was founded in 1989 as a death metal outfit by De Koeyer, Harthoorn, van Schaik and Hoogendoorn.
7 Cirith Gorgor
Many people don't even know them...Ayreon are very talented. - Ananya
I really enjoyed their new album, The Source - Caleb9000
9 The Gathering
10 After Forever
11 Legion of the Damned
Legion of the Damned is a thrash metal/death metal band from the Netherlands. The band was formed in 2005 following the demise of Occult and the departure of former singer Rachel Heyzer.
A Dutch folk metal band.
(Their songs are in Dutch, too).
Not a metal band. - Userguy44
14 Carach Angren
Carach Angren is a symphonic black metal band from the Netherlands, formed by two members of the now-defunct bands Inger Indolia and Vaultage.
15 Severe Torture
Severe Torture is a death metal band from the Netherlands, formed in 1997 by drummer Seth van de Loo and bassist Patrick Boleij.
17 Hail of Bullets
19 Eternal Solstice
21 Prostitute Disfigurement