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342 Destruction Destruction Destruction is a German thrash metal band. They are considered one of the "The Big Four" of the German thrash metal scene, the others being Kreator, Sodom and Tankard.
343 Crown The Empire

One of the Best metal bands to man kind. The best is Metallica obviously

344 Katatonia Katatonia Katatonia is a Swedish metal band formed in Stockholm in 1991 by Jonas Renkse and Anders Nyström. The band has released nine studio albums spanning the course of three decades, and their tenth studio album, The Fall of Hearts was released on May 20, 2016.

'The Great Cold Distance' is one of the best albums I own. It is foreboding, melancholy, and heavy.

Listen to their song "Brave" from Last Fair Day Gone Night

345 Hypocrisy Hypocrisy Hypocrisy is a death metal band from Sweden. It was formed in 1990 in Ludvika, Sweden by Peter Tägtgren.

Why Is Always The Same Bands Every Year? Missing On A Metal Behomoth.

346 Evil Masquerade

One of the better Swedish/Danish bands out there m/

347 Barón Rojo
348 Obús
349 Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.

Durst band in metal history. -10 for them even being on here, despite the fact they're metal and can be on here.

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350 Mona Lisa
351 Moonsorrow Moonsorrow Moonsorrow is a pagan metal band formed in Helsinki, Finland, in 1995. Musically, the band incorporates elements of black metal and folk metal in their sound.
352 Wehrmacht

Hadn't given this one much thought. Remove it if you wish. Just old vinyl I own, that's all. No offense.

'Shark Attack' and 'Biermacht' probably haven't aged well, but they were the kings of blast beats in the 80's.

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353 Charred Walls of the Damned

Tim 'Ripper' Owens fronted supergroup - and no, they're not the best band ever, as though this were a Miss Universe pageant. They are a quality progressive metal band, that's all.

354 Nailbomb

Brutal Cavalera-led supergroup.

355 Killer Be Killed

Brutal Cavalera-led supergroup.

356 Redcoats

Redcoats is a Melbourne-based rock band signed to Island Records Australia (not to be confused with their American contemporaries 'The Red Coats'). Although they are recent and have only released one album to date (self titled: redcoats 2011), I would put them in the same category as recent Led Zeppelin influenced clones such as Wolfmother or Dead City Ruins. Their fragmentation could be described as alternative metal. They have yet to prove themselves globally, but their debut self titled promises a bright future ahead. Every self-respecting metalhead should afford them a listen, and I challange anyone to deny their future potential could be as big as guns 'n roses once were.

357 Kissin’ Dynamite
358 Dalriada Dalriada is a folk metal band from Sopron, Hungary that was formed in 1998 as Echo of Dalriada, but shortened their name to Dalriada in late 2006. Their third studio album Kikelet and all subsequent albums were successful in the top ten of the official Mahasz music charts.

One of the best folk metal bands! They sing in Hungarian, and the best metal band that doesn't sing in English, second to Rammstein.

359 Hellhammer Hellhammer Hellhammer was a Swiss extreme metal band from Nurensdorf, active during 1981–1984. They are regarded as a key influence on black metal, and one of the founders of death metal.
360 Amaranthe Amaranthe Amaranthe is a Swedish heavy metal band notable for having three lead vocalists: Elize Ryd, Jake E. Lundberg, and Henrik Englund Wilhemsson, each presenting a different vocal style. Their second album, The Nexus, reached 6th on Swedish charts, 4th on Finnish charts, and reached a peak of 12th on the more.
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