Best Heavy Metal Bands


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221 Bloodsnot
222 Stiff Little Fingers

Punk band! Nice try.

223 Muse Muse Muse are an English alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The members are Matt Bellamy (lead vocal, lead guitar, piano, keyboard), Dom Howard (drums, percussion) and Chris Wolstenholme (bass, backing vocals). They've won several awards including five MTV Awards, 8 NME Awards, more.

Lol! Someone throws a bit of bait in the bloody piranha metal-filled waters and they take it hook, line and sinker.

They are sporadically heavy, but they're alternative rock.

Muse?!?! Heavy Metal?!?!?!

Yes, they are. But some songs sound like Slayer.

224 Artcell Artcell Artcell is a Bangladeshi progressive metal band formed in October 1999. According to The Daily Star, a leading English national daily, Artcell is "one of the leading bands of the country".
225 The Answer
226 American Head Charge
227 Giant Squid

This band is so underrated.

228 God Forbid
229 Revocation Revocation Revocation is an American technical death metal band from Boston, Massachusetts founded by guitarist and vocalist David Davidson, bassist and vocalist Anthony Buda and drummer Phil Dubois-Coyne in 2000. Originally known as Cryptic Warning, the band changed its name to Revocation in 2006. Revocation more.
230 Agalloch Agalloch

My favourite band and of course will become favourite of anyone that is interested in atmospheric and doom stuff cause it all depends on the taste if you listen atmospheric metal try it you will love it

Brilliant band. Like nothing else you will here. Plays a blend of folk, doom, prog, atmospheric, and black metal.

231 Bathory Bathory Bathory was a Swedish Black/Viking Metal band formed in 1983 by Quorthon and Jonas Åkerlund. Bathory's first 4 albums layed the blueprint for Scandinavian Black Metal. Quorthon is often credited with creating the "shrieking" vocal style of Black Metal. Their 5th album, Hammerheart (1990) displayed more.

Why is a black metal band on this list - Souleater318

232 Oomph!

This is the best band in the world if you haven't listened to their song you don't have ears

233 Otep
234 Allele
235 Finger Eleven

Easily in the top 10 bands of the 2000's. beautiful example of what music should sound like. Some of they're awesome stuff consists of, Paralyzer, Living In A Dream, Stone Soul, Stay In Shadows, and a lot more awesome stuff

236 Spawn of Possesion

Their awesome listen to scorched.

237 Asantusta Aatma
238 Tarot

This band is pure heavy metal

239 Sarcófago Sarcófago Sarcófago was an influential Brazilian extreme metal band. They were fronted by Sepultura's original singer, Wagner Lamounier, and Geraldo Minelli.
240 Nox Vorago

They probaly aren't the most famous band in the world but one of the most unique I have ever heard. They have really created something new and unique in the metal scene. So give them a listen and then vote!

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