Best Thrash Metal Bands


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81 Nihilist Nihilist Nihilist was a Swedish death metal band formed in 1987 by Nicke Andersson and Alex Hellid. The band split-up in 1989 when Johnny Hedlund left to form Unleashed.

METAL AND MAYHEM! Enough said.

82 Discharge

Hardcore Punk - Rambles

punk rock

83 Onslaught Onslaught Onslaught are an English thrash metal band from Bristol, England. Initially active from 1983 to 1991, they reformed in 2004. The band initially drew influence from second wave hardcore punk bands such as Discharge and The Exploited, and then adopted a straight forward thrash metal sound.

They are better than anyone American thrash band! - ne6tastnika

I'm a Thrasher, listen to tons of trash bands. But ' hell, when I heard Onslaught, I went crazy.

84 The Sword

Do people actually think this is thrash? It's stoner metal, almost the complete polar opposite - dubsinthetubs

85 In Flames In Flames In Flames is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden, formed in 1990. more.

Melodeath not thrash

86 Motorhead Motorhead Motörhead were an English heavy metal/Hard Rock band formed in June 1975 by bassist, singer, and songwriter Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, who was the sole constant member; guitarist and songwriter Larry Wallis; and drummer Lucas Fox. The band's harsh vocals and fast paced tempos helped inspire speed more.

Do you guys misread the title or what? Motorhead is NOT a thrash metal band.

Motörhead. Father of Metallica.

Motorhead and Black Sabbath invented heavy metal and it's 15 despite having sucha variety listen to I won't pay your price, In the Black for Christ's sake


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87 Assassin

One of the best thrsh bands to come from Germany, and Germany produced a lot of great thrash bands.

88 Living Death

Very strong band with big influence to Mekong Delta, etc

89 Iced Earth Iced Earth Iced Earth is an American heavy metal band from Tampa, Florida. It was formed in 1985 under the name Purgatory by guitarist and main songwriter Jon Schaffer and original drummer Greg Seymour.

Iced Earth is highly underrated and often over looked but still have a solid list of excellent thrash metal songs

90 Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine are a Welsh metalcore band from Bridgend, formed in 1998 . The band is composed of Matthew Tuck (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Michael Paget (lead guitar, backing vocals), Michael Thomas (drums) and Jamie Mathias (bass guitar). Former members include Nick Crandle and Jason James; more.

Bullet are OVERRATED if anything. And they're not thrash, they're metalcore

This band is so underrated

91 Warsenal
92 Kat Kat

Genial and innovative conception of thrash.

Best polish thrash metal band m/

93 Agro

South Africa's finest are also one of the top thrash metal bands. They have a very original sound and do what they truly feel. Listen to Power of the Brave, Force of Final Impact or What is Wrong

South Africa's finest deserve a chance up there with the classics. Watch a live show and your mind will be changed forever

The cream of South Africa's crop they stay true to what they love and they've been around for quite some time

94 Cyclone
95 Grinder
96 Laaz Rockit Laaz Rockit Lääz Rockit is a thrash metal band formed in San Francisco, California in 1982. Although one of the lesser-known groups of the Bay Area thrash metal scene, each album in their career has received high critical marks. One of their signature elements were Ibanez guitars adorned with elaborate airbrushed more.
97 Violator

Brazilian thrash metal band formed in 2002. They are awesome.

One of the best old school thrash metal bands! Underrated band...

They formed in 2002 so they can't be old school...

98 Bywar
99 The Haunted
100 Rotor
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