Best Metal Bands

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261 Aetherian
262 Five Bolt Main
263 Novembre
264 Memphis May Fire
265 Emmure Emmure Emmure is an American metalcore band formed in 2003. Originally based in New Fairfield, Connecticut, but now residing in Queens, New York, the group has a total of seven releases, with their first public release being a 2006 EP entitled The Complete Guide to Needlework.

Sorry, but Emmure are absolute garbage and shouldn't even be here at all. They only play two strings, their lyrics are even worse than 5FDP and their frontman Frankie is just a disgusting human being. Easily one of the worst "metal" bands of all time.

266 Cacophony
267 Xasthur Xasthur Xasthur is a black metal and acoustic project of American musician Scott Conner, formed in 1995. Xasthur was perhaps the most notable black metal group from America. In 2010, Conner announced the end of Xasthur, after 8 black metal albums. However, in 2015, Conner revived Xasthur as an acoustic project. more.
268 Nocturnus
269 Anal C*** Anal C*** Anal C*** was an American grindcore band founded by vocalist Seth Putnam in 1988. The band is known for their highly offensive lyrics which included themes of misogyny, homophobia, racism, Nazism, antisemitism, and schadenfreude (ridicule of the unfortunate). Their music has been received negatively more.

Cancer - Neonco31

270 After Forever

The best Dutch metal band. Powerful, but beautiful female vocals Floor Jansen, combined with a very diverse and beautiful emotional music. The group sounds great live!

271 Slapshock

Ya this band I consider metal although they sounds the same with the other contemporary american bands, still proud to be included in this category along with those monsters of rock.

Make that the first ever asian band to berform in Desert Rock festival in Dubai. - aeromaxx777

They are the only Philippine band who performed with Korn. Let's see if "Bamboo" band can do that. - aeromaxx777

One of the best on my opinion...
- ahzkhal

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272 D'erlanger

they are not truly metal unlike metallica but their sound is like metal and heavy - ronluna

273 Chevelle Chevelle Chevelle is an American rock band that formed in 1995 in the Chicago suburb of Grayslake, Illinois. The band was originally composed of brothers: Pete Loeffler, Sam Loeffler and Joe Loeffler.

Best alternative metal band :D
Just listen to "The Red" and you'll see what alternative metal really is...

I can't believe Chevelle is this low on the list, that's shocking to me. Is Chevelle really not that well known. Chevelle desires better than this - PinataonSugar

Chevelle should be in the top 50's! This really rocks everything. Their music is like a kept controlled chaos ready to burst.

274 Wintersun Wintersun Wintersun is a metal band from Helsinki, Finland and was originally created by guitarist, keyboardist, bassist, songwriter and vocalist Jari Mäenpää as a side project to folk metal band Ensiferum for whom he was lead singer and guitarist.

The Wintersun crew make excellent melodic death. I really don't see how these guys are so low down. Their lyrics are so strong with emotion, and I've never seen any vocalist put as much emotion into their songs aa Jari does with his growling and singing. Everything about them is so perfect, it's just so sad to see them this down.

They only released one album so far but it's one of the best album I've listened to. Melodic metal fans give them a hearing you'll be hooked.

This band touches my soul

They are the best!

275 Cromok

Best Ever Nusantara band.. There are still the best ever Trash metal in Malaysia. Love the riffing, The Screaming!

Thrash Metal with nusantara element in their music... what a great talent - sblues

This number 1 metal band in Asian best of the best.. No doubt.. Respect Malaysia..

The BRILLIANT band from TINY country Malaysia! Their vocalist is better than COB

276 Evanescence Evanescence Evanescence is an American rock band founded in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1995 by singer/pianist Amy Lee and guitarist Ben Moody.

Love them, sad that they scored this low.

Glad no one voted for this garbage - emilk

277 Soulfly

Max Cavalera is the President of Metal. Soulfly, Sepultura, and Cavalera Conspiracy are on heavy rotation on my iPod and my car stereo.

Max hedges his bets too much. If you're a pioneer of thrash - which he is - then you can't dance to the beat of derivative nu-metal. Yes, Soulfly have created both top thrash albums and, in my opinion, crap nu-metal albums. He's human, like the rest if us, but I find the distance between tremendous thrash and nu-metal to be hypocritical.

What, why are they not in the top twenty at least, Machine Head should be a lot higher two. Both bands are great and deserve to be in the top twenty, no doubt about it.

Cavalera screaming 'Jump the' F($k Up!? ' That sounds like someone else I know. All hail Durst!

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278 Seo Taiji
279 Maximum The Hormone

I can't believe they're this far off. ) But really, they're a nice metal band. Every note they make produces a nice melody.

Maximum the Hormone is my favorite. espescially when 2 of their songs were used in the anime Death noth which I agree is onw of the reason on why they are poppular today. who doesn't like an anime with a metal theme song

280 Therion Therion Therion is a Swedish symphonic metal band founded by Christofer Johnsson in 1987. Its name was inspired by the Celtic Frost album To Mega Therion.

Pretty awesome, if I do say so. For any melodic/symphonic metal fan who find inspiration in the old Norse myths and can't be appeased with one singer, this is yours. They are German, and draw from satanic influences. Otherwise, great band.

Outstanding! Simply the beast;) Especially at the beggining of career. (From Sweden of course not Germany).

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