Best Screamo/Death Metal/Metalcore Bands


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61 Escape the Fate

Escape The Fate has signs of the "scene" stereotype if you will, but I can definitely say there is not one song by them that I don't like, especially with their new album out, 'Ungrateful' great meanings and awesome vocals. A personal favorite.

What the hell! Why is Escape the fate down here they should be number one if not they should be at lest number two on this list they are AWESOME!
Give them a try

Damn! Why escape the fate down? They've should be in top 10 for the best screamo. because their songs have a meaning like "ungrateful"

Escape the fate is one of the better bands for my generation so 55 is really sad the more reviews I do the more I'm sick of this

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62 Miss May I Miss May I Miss May I is an American metalcore band from Troy, Ohio. Formed in 2007, they signed to Rise Records in 2008 and released their debut album, Apologies Are for the Weak through the label while the members were still attending high school.

This band has it down. Period. While Levi's versatile screams and hearty backup vocals give the music some depth and meaning; the guitar and bass play well together and keep the rhythm going with catchy melodies that break up the drums, I feel the drums are what really stand out and make them shine. For a well put together, well balanced, technical but still very human sound give them a listen I suggest "forgive and forget"

My favorite band! So cool and so fantastic. damn!

63 Intestine Baalism Intestine Baalism
64 Be'lakor Be'lakor Be'lakor is an Australian melodic death metal band from Melbourne, Victoria. The band's name originates from the character Be'lakor the Dark Master, in the Warhammer Fantasy game setting.
65 Suicide Silence Suicide Silence Suicide Silence is an American deathcore band from Riverside, California. Formed in 2002, the band has released four full-length studio albums, one EP and eleven music videos.

This should be up waay higher this is a great band, and they have a few awesome songs like You only live once, that one is just epic. I think it needs to be up at least ten more spaces.

RIP Mitch Lucker.. Thanks for all you did with the band. We love you! 1984-2012

These guys should be higher up the reason why is I've listen to these guys for years and the song wake up is just froathing it there got good vocals and drums so 100% my favorite

Disrespect by the voters

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66 Sky Eats Airplane

22?!?! These guys are at least in the top 5! There style of music is incomparable because none of their songs sound the same, and they all kick ass

67 The Word Alive

I DO NOT KNOW HOW BLOOD ON THE DANCEFLOOR GOT HIGHER THAN THIS... I MEAN, COME ON! The Word Alive easily deserves to be top 20, they are so underrated and it bothers me that people don't like them because they try and be more creative, with keyboard and such. Also, Tyler Smith has a better Tenor and screaming vocal than Matty Mullins, I mean, The Word Alive is undderated.

Not many people have heard of this band but it is honestly one of the best out there. They have amazing music and lyrics. They need to be put out there as they deserve the spotlight.

I have seen The Word Alive twice now and they have never managed to disappoint! I first heard of them in May when they supported SWS and since have bought everything they've ever released! No way they should be this low down!

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68 Memphis May Fire

These guys need to be much higher on the list. Their original EP had a ground breaking new sound where they incorporated a southern style into their growls. Everything about these guys is unique and amazing.

I fell in love the first time I listened, they're great! (: not number 1 but they should definitely be higher on the list!

Way way what WAY NEED TO BE HIGHER! There songs are fantastic and they are the best live band

Shake my head enough said

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69 Arch Enemy Arch Enemy Arch Enemy is a Swedish melodic death metal band, originally a supergroup, from Halmstad, formed in 1996. Its members were in bands such as Carcass, Armageddon, Carnage, Mercyful Fate, Spiritual Beggars, and Eucharist.

I love the song nemesis and we will rise
And its guiatr freestyles

70 Insomnium Insomnium Insomnium is a Finnish melodic death metal band from Joensuu, Finland. The sound and lyrical themes of their music portray darkness, sorrow, loss, pain, and nature.

Amazing melodic death metal band! You could even class it as art, especially with the tight musicianship this band has to offer. If you're after metalcore/screamo/post hardcore. This ain't the band for you. But if you're after death metal (as the title says), this is a legit band to listen. This band should be at the top!

71 A Static Lullaby
72 Six Feet Under Six Feet Under Six Feet Under is an American death metal band from Tampa, Florida, formed in 1993. The band consist of four members: founding vocalist Chris Barnes, longtime guitarist Steve Swanson, current bassist Jeff Hughell and recent drummer Marco Pitruzzella.
73 Bloodbath Bloodbath Bloodbath is a Swedish death metal supergroup from Stockholm, formed in 1998. The band has released four full-length albums, two EPs and two DVDs depicting their performances at Wacken Open Air and Bloodstock Open Air.

Listening to them as I type this, underrated death metal band, Mikael is an amazing vocalist.

74 At The Gates At The Gates At the Gates is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Gothenburg, and a major progenitor of the Gothenburg sound

Possibly the best metal band of the 90s(besides Fear Factory). If you listen to their first two albums Terminal Spirit Disease and Slaughter of the soul, you will realize where all these new generation "core" bands were influenced from.

75 Crown the Empire

I agree! Crown the Empire should be at least in the top ten, so should Sleeping With Sirens! And The Amity Affliction! I completely DISAGREE with this list!

Crown the empire is seriously this far down? There songs are really good, especially on their album The Fallout. Such rage.

Oh come on really? Crown the Empire is better than majority of the bands that have been listed!

UM... Crown The Empire is all around one of the better bands on the planet

76 Atheist Atheist Atheist is a progressive/technical death metal band from Florida, founded in 1984 by drummer Steve Flynn and singer/guitarist Kelly Shaefer.
77 In Mourning In Mourning In Mourning is a progressive death metal band from Falun, Sweden. They are currently signed to Spinefarm Records.
78 Capture the Crown

Best band ever needs to be at the top

Good bunch of guys - great band

This band is the new future

Needs to be top ten!

79 Eyes Set to Kill

Epic girl band... Screamo/metal. Fell in love with them from the first time I heard them, Violent Kiss & Darling = my favourite

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80 With Blood Comes Cleansing
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