Best Metal Bands

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301 Moonspell Moonspell Moonspell is a Portuguese gothic metal band. Formed in 1992, the group released their first EP Under the Moonspell in 1994, a year before the release of their first album Wolfheart.
302 In This Moment

Can't believe nobody put it om this list

303 Nuclear Assault Nuclear Assault Nuclear Assault is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed after bassist Dan Lilker left Anthrax in 1984. After releasing five full-length albums and touring relentlessly throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Nuclear Assault split up in 1995. They briefly reunited in 1997 and again more.

Yes, Dan Lilker and co. Were an interesting and vital band back in the day. I'm not a big fan, but like VoiVod, they have my respect.

304 Versailles
305 Lake of Tears

It should be there in top 10 for sure. The best gothic metal band ever.

Best Doom Metal ever! Listen their So Fell Autumn Rain and Raistlin and the Rose songs! You are going to understand what I mean!

306 Empyrium Empyrium
307 Red Red Red is an American rock band from Nashville, Tennessee, formed in 2002. The band's lineup consists of singer Michael Barnes, guitarist Anthony Armstrong, and bassist Randy Armstrong.

For sure, if everyone knew about Red, it would not only be in the top 100 but the top 10, or at least a close runner-up. If you haven't heard Red, go listen to them now before you waste any more of your life. There's too much to be said about Red for me to say here, so go find out for yourself.

They are my favorite Metal band ever!

RED is amazing look them up

308 Amberian Dawn
309 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.

Invite this woman over, have a drink, warm her up, and give it to that lovely Scabbia green-eyed brunette a solid thrashing. Take out home and contents insurance beforehand though, because when she's screaming she'll break every bit if glassware and window in your house. Worth every penny though, no doubt.

I must bed this woman. What a lovely brunette she is, and she can sing the house down.

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310 Galneryus

Simply one of the best power metal bands. Listen to them first and then you will understand how great they R. I think that they are better than a lot the bands on this list.

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311 Pentagram Pentagram Pentagram is an American heavy metal band from Alexandria, Virginia, most famous as one of the pioneers of heavy metal, and the subgenre of doom metal in particular.

Which one there are like 3 bands I heard called pentagram one from Turkey (only from the comments below) and another from India or usa doom metal?

Best Turkish Trash Metal Band Ever

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312 My Dying Bride My Dying Bride My Dying Bride are an English doom metal band formed in Bradford, England in 1990. To date, My Dying Bride have released twelve full-length studio albums, three EPs, one demo, one box set, four compilation albums, one live album, and one live CD/DVD release.

They are the greatest band ever. They can be crushingly heavy, melodic, atmospheric and the quality of the musicianship is phenomenal. They should get a lot more recognition than they currently get. Love this band!

My wine in silence, two winters only, the dreadful hours the best songs you can ever hear - sam998

No need for too meant special effects, bring tears to me.

One word awesome.

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313 Danzig Danzig Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey, United States. The band is the musical outlet for singer and songwriter Glenn Danzig, preceded by the horror punk bands the Misfits and Samhain.

Danzig deserves to be at least in the top 50 not all those nu metal bands!

How did Danzig not even reach top 100?

314 Escape the Fate

Started in 2004, they have been promoting many Metal bands

315 Dead by April

This Band is just awesome! Their combination of pop-metal is amazing! This should be in the top 10! - XawaDragneel

They have a good comb nation of song

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316 Otep

This is the best metal band. Regardless of gender. Shamaya writes profoundly and creates musicfull of rage. Her message should be heard by all.

317 Stone Sour Stone Sour Stone Sour is an American rock band formed in Des Moines, Iowa in 1992, performing for five years, before disbanding in 1997. They reunited in 2000 and since 2006, the group has consisted of Corey Taylor, Josh Rand and Roy Mayorga.

Well slipknot is on the list why isn't stone sour

Damn straight. No masks, just stand and deliver metal. Personally, these guys mop the floor with Slipknot.

318 Heaven Shall Burn Heaven Shall Burn
319 Diamond Head Diamond Head Diamond Head are an English heavy metal band formed in 1976 in Stourbridge, England. The band is recognised as one of the leading members of the new wave of British heavy metal and is acknowledged by thrash metal bands such as Metallica and Megadeth as an important early influence.

1. Diamond Head & Black Sabbath MADE metal
2. Diamond Head inspired many bands such as Metallica and Megadeath
3. A lot of these bands on this list aren't metal.

They made the Heaviest Metal song of all time "Am I Evil? " that alone gets them in the top 100

Yes! The greatest thrash band on the planet openly admit these guys huge influence.

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320 Rotting Christ Rotting Christ Rotting Christ is a Greek extreme metal band formed in 1987. They are noted for being one of the first black metal bands within this region, as well as a premier act within the European underground metal scene.

Rotting Christ is one of the most influential band in Black Metal and "Thy Mighty Contract" is one of the best black metal albums.

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