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101 Cradle of Filth Cradle of Filth Cradle of Filth are a British extreme metal band that formed in Suffolk in 1991. The band's musical style evolved from black metal to a cleaner and more "produced" amalgam of gothic metal, symphonic black metal and other extreme metal styles.

the best example of pure black metal

102 Smashing Pumpkins Smashing Pumpkins The Smashing Pumpkins is an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1988. Formed by frontman Billy Corgan and James Iha, the band included D'arcy Wretzky and Jimmy Chamberlin in its original incarnation.

Cannot forget who these guys are! Actually just Billy!

103 The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

One of my favorite BANDS!!!
Top songs: Face down AND Your gardian angel

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104 Foghat Foghat Foghat are an English rock band formed in London in 1971. The band is known for its prominent use of electric slide guitar in its music.
105 From First To Last

THE MOST AWESOMEEST BAND EVER!! Sonny Moore and Matt Good are mine!!

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106 Anthrax Anthrax Anthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker.
107 Deftones Deftones Deftones are an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California. The band, which was founded in 1988, consists of Chino Moreno, Stephen Carpenter, Frank Delgado, Abe Cunningham and Sergio Vega.

i can't believe they aren't on here yet...i mean i can't believe people waste their breath to say some of these bands...terrible.. i think the deftones should be higher than MOST of the bands on here!

108 Underoath Underoath


109 Tankcsapda

The Best Hungarian rock band ever! My favorite Band. One of their best song: Life is the best poison! This is really rock'n'roll!

110 Black Veil Brides Black Veil Brides Black Veil Brides is an American rock band currently consisting of Andy Biersack (vocals), Jinxx (guitar), Jake Pitts (guitar), Christian Coma (drums) and Ashley Purdy (bass), that formed in 2006 in Ohio. more.

Wow these guys are way better than Avenged Sevenfold! Although I love them too. Right now Black Veil Brides is my favorite band!

Black Veil brides is an amazing band. They should be in the top 10

Black veil brides is my favourite band ever they should so be in the top 5 and they are all really good looking ❤️

I love BVB I think they should at least b in the top ten I mean they have songs with actual meaning

111 Sepultura Sepultura Sepultura is a Brazilian heavy metal band from Belo Horizonte. Their first album, Morbid Visions presented a proto-black metal sound with Wagner Lamounier of Sarcófago. Sepultura's sound varies by the album, from thrash metal, groove metal, and even death metal.

It is one from the best thrash metal musicians!

112 Death Death Death was an American Death Metal band formed in 1983 by Chuck Schuldiner. Death is considered to be one of the most influential bands in heavy metal and a pioneering force in death metal. its debut album, Scream Bloody Gore, has been widely regarded as the first death metal record, while the band's more.

One of the best and most influential metal bands around. These guys were great ! RIP Chuck.


113 Alexizonfire

these guys....nothing you can put into words.!

114 Bad Religion Bad Religion Bad Religion is an American punk rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1979. The band makes extensive use of soaring three-part vocal harmonies, guitar solos and lyrics that often contain religious and political commentary.

If bands like Linken Parkn or Red Jumpsuit Apparatus have been added, I can't see why this one should be forgotten... The Best of the best for the one who knows what real music is!

If bands like Linkin Park or Red Jumpsuit Apparatus have been added, I can't see why this one should be forgotten... The Best of the best for the one who knows what real music is!

115 Flyleaf


116 Soil

They have some sick pump up songs! Listen to Pride or Halo

117 Ceremonial Snips

I can't even begin to tell you how under rated this band is.

118 Sex Pistols Sex Pistols The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band formed in London in 1975. Although they initially lasted just two and a half years and produced only four singles and one studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols, they are considered one of the most influential acts in the history more.

I like the sex pistols, but overall I'm pissed that sick puppies isn't on this list anywhere. If you don't like sick puppies, you need a psychologist or something. Why aren't theory on the list?!

I love the Sex Pistols, but isn't this a hard rock list, not a punk list?

119 Lacuna Coil Lacuna Coil Lacuna Coil is an Italian metal band from Milan. Since their formation in 1994, the group has had two name changes, being previously known as Sleep of Right and Ethereal.

Theres not much to say except REAL SICK

120 Lamb Of God Lamb Of God Lamb of God is an American heavy metal band from Richmond, Virginia. Formed in 1994, the group consists of vocalist Randy Blythe, guitarists Mark Morton and Willie Adler, bassist John Campbell, and drummer Chris Adler.

This Is The Breaking Hard Rock Band

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