Top 10 Metal Musicians Who Are Relatives

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The Top Ten

1 Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul - Pantera Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul - Pantera

R.I.P. Dimebag! - Metal_Treasure

2 Shawn and Glen Drover - Megadeth Shawn and Glen Drover - Megadeth
3 Jon Schaffer and Matt Barlow - Iced Earth Jon Schaffer and Matt Barlow - Iced Earth

Matt married Jon's sister (or Jon married Matt's sister? ) - Metal_Treasure

4 Max and Igor Cavalera - Sepultura Max and Igor Cavalera - Sepultura
5 Chris and Willie Adler - Lamb of God Chris and Willie Adler - Lamb of God
6 Mario and Joe Duplantier - Gojira Mario and Joe Duplantier - Gojira
7 Jon and Criss Oliva - Savatage Jon and Criss Oliva - Savatage

Brothers, founders of the band Savatage.
Jon - great singer
Criss - amazing guitarist, who died too young, at 30. R.I.P. - Metal_Treasure

8 Angela Gossow and Michael Amott - Arch Enemy Angela Gossow and Michael Amott - Arch Enemy

Best Death Metal couple!

Do you know about any other death metal couple? If yes, would you please add it? - Metal_Treasure

They were enganed for long time but never married and finally parted ways. - Metal_Treasure

9 Ron and Bobby Jarzombek

Brothers
Bobby - drummer (Halford, Riot, Spastic Ink, Sebastian Bach)
Ron - guitarist (WatchTower, Spastic Ink, Blotted Science) - Metal_Treasure

PS. Ron - I already made a list that showcases Ron's mad guitar skills: "Top 10 Blotted Science Songs". Ron influenced most of the technical death metal guitarists, most notably Muhammed Suiçmez of Necrophagist.

Bobby - Rob Halford said that Bobby Jarzombek is the best metal drummer he knows. - Metal_Treasure

10 Eddie and Alex Van Halen - Van Halen

@IronSabbathPriest - it isn't subjective and I agree with you. Officially, one of their subgenres is heavy metal but they are not known for the songs that may be considered metal. They are known for MTV-friendly poppy rock songs. It's complicated... - Metal_Treasure

I don't really think of this as metal. But that may be subjective... I don't know. - IronSabbathPriest

The Contenders

11 Simone Simons and Oliver Palotai Simone Simons and Oliver Palotai

Husband and wife, have a son.
Simone Simons - singer (Epica)
Oliver Palotai - keyboardist (Kamelot) - Metal_Treasure

12 Vinnie and Carmen Appice - Black Sabbath, Dio, Vanilla Fudge
13 Michael and Christopher Amott - Arch Enemy
14 Michael and Alexandre Locher - Samael
15 Daniel and Adrian Erlandsson

Both are extreme metal drummers from Sweden.
Daniel: Arch Enemy, and ex- Carcass
Adrian: At the Gates, Paradise Lost, The Haunted, and more - Metal_Treasure

16 Sharon den Adel and Robert Westerholt - Within Temptation

Husband and wife, have 3 children by far.
Sharon - singer, co-founder.
Robert -guitars, co-founder. - Metal_Treasure

17 Anders and Jonas Bjorler - At the Gates
18 Daniel and Kristoffer Gildenlöw - Pain of Salvation
19 John and Donald Tardy - Obituary
20 Vitek and Vogg - Decapitated
21 Chance and Nate Garnette - Skeletonwitch
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Top Remixes

1. Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul - Pantera
2. Mario and Joe Duplantier - Gojira
3. Jon Schaffer and Matt Barlow - Iced Earth
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1. Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul - Pantera
2. Shawn and Glen Drover - Megadeth
3. Eddie and Alex Van Halen - Van Halen
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