Top 10 Stoner-Metal Bands
The Top Ten
1 Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath were a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, Singer Ozzy Osbourne, Bassist and Main Lyricist Geezer Butler and Drummer Bill Ward. The band got into mainstream after improving after their debut album got negative feedback. In 1978, ...read more.
Black Sabbath is god... - svarthamar
2 Electric Wizard
Electric Wizard are an English doom metal band from Dorset, England. The band formed in 1993 and have recorded eight full length albums, two of which are now considered to be genre landmarks.
"Dopesmoker". Enough said. - Metalhead1997
The Melvins are an American band that formed in 1983. They usually perform as a trio, but in recent years have performed as a four piece with two drummers.
5 Acid Bath
Acid Bath was a seminal American sludge metal band from Houma, Louisiana that was active from 1991 to 1997. Acid Bath combined doom metal roots with influences from black metal, death metal, gothic rock, blues, folk, and country.
6 High on Fire
High on Fire is an American heavy metal band from Oakland, California, that was formed in 1998. Matt Pike, the band's frontman and founder, also plays guitar for the influential stoner doom band Sleep.
7 Acid King
Acid King is a stoner metal band from San Francisco, California. It was formed in 1993 by frontwoman Lori S., drummer Joey Osbourne and bassist Peter Lucas.
8 Monster Magnet
Weedeater are a stoner metal band formed in Wilmington, North Carolina in 1998. The group's most recent album, Goliathan, was released on May 19th, 2015.
11 Stoned Jesus
There guitars at are literally tuned half step above bass tuning! Seriously! - GreenDayFan21
13 Spiritual Beggars
If you insist on good vocals, this is the band with the best vocals on this list - 3 powerhouse singers. Also Grand Magus, because it was formed by one of the ex-singers. - Metal_Treasure
Michael Amott's side project - he started it 20 yrs ago and he's been regularly putting out albums and touring in support. Michael Amott surprised me because this was a totally different genre from Arch Enemy (death metal).
Another Way to Shine, No One Heard, Salt in Your Wounds, Let the Magic Talk, Euphoria, Turn The Tide, Mantra, Send Me A Smile.
Since 2010 their singer has been Apollo, Firewind's ex-singer. - Metal_Treasure
14 The Sword
These guys are incredible! They get my vote - ryanrimmel
15 Queens Of The Stone Age
Queens of the Stone Age is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, United States, formed in 1996. The band's line-up includes founder Josh Homme, alongside longtime members Troy Van Leeuwen, Michael Shuman, Dean Fertita, and recent addition Jon Theodore.
16 Grand Magus
formed by one of the ex-Spiritual Beggars singers.
Songs: Wheel of Time, Mountain of Power. - Metal_Treasure
18 Orange Goblin
Orange Goblin, previously Our Haunted Kingdom, are a heavy metal band from the United Kingdom that formed in 1995. The band's lineup currently consists of singer Ben Ward, guitarist Joe Hoare, bassist Martyn Millard, and drummer Chris Turner.
19 Acid Witch
20 Brothers of the Sonic Cloth
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