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141 Paradise Lost Paradise Lost Paradise Lost are a gothic metal band that formed in 1988 in Halifax, England and are considered by some to be one of the pioneers of the death/doom genre and of the gothic metal genre.
142 Doro
143 Celtic Frost Celtic Frost Celtic Frost was a Swiss extreme metal band from Z├╝rich. They are known for their heavy influence on extreme metal genres.

I'm a bit puzzled to see Celtic Frost has no votes. Last I knew they were one of the most influential metal bands of all time

Even Kurt Cobain liked this band!

144 Fear Factory Fear Factory Fear Factory is an American heavy metal band that was formed in 1989. During the band's career, it has released nine full-length albums and has evolved through a succession of styles, including industrial metal, death metal, groove metal, and thrash metal.

The list gets better as it goes. Everyone knows Demanufacture is one of the greatest thrash albums ever made. And if you say it's not metal, here's a hint: it's called thrash METAL!

+5 for Demanufacture, Obsolete, and Genexus. Demanufacture is undeniably one of the best thrash albums ever made.

145 Eluveitie Eluveitie

Eluveitie is a folk metal band from Switzerland. They combine instruments like flutes, violins, hurry-gurdy with elements of the melodic death metal.

Try listening to this band. People seriously don't know about folk metal. Listening to this band was really a unique experience. I'm sure everyone will get hooked with this band.

Folk metal... People should listen this.. Eluveitie is awesome

I think Chrigel keeps spare band members in his beanie

146 Dethklok Dethklok Dethklok is both a virtual band featured in the Adult Swim animated program Metalocalypse and a real band created to perform the band's melodic death metal music in live shows. Both bands were created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha. more.

They have amazing music! HOW ARE THEY NOT ON THE LIST! They're better than even Meshuggah.

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147 Neurosis Neurosis Neurosis is a post-metal band, based in Oakland, California. They formed in 1985 as a hardcore punk band, and their sound progressed towards a doom metal style that also included influences from dark ambient and industrial music as well as incorporating elements of folk music.
148 Electric Wizard 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. V 1 Comment
149 Balance of Power
150 Misfits Misfits Misfits are an American Horror Punk band often recognized as the progenitors of the horror punk subgenre, blending punk rock and other musical influences with horror film themes and imagery.

Misfits in the band mother of grunge, it have to be in better position.

This is the most unreasonable rank ever

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151 Iron Savior

Amazing band! Battering Ran one of my all-time favorite albums.

Heavy Metal Never Dies! One of their latest song has everything we want from Metal. This German band rreally makes me head-bang! - ryosato

152 Saliva Saliva Saliva is an American rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996. Saliva released their self-titled debut album on August 26, 1997, through Rockingchair Records, a record label owned and operated by Mark Yoshida, who recorded and produced the release at his studio, Rockingchair Studios.

They should be higher, check out they're songs, Click Click Boom, I Walk Alone, and Always. That should get you into them.

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153 Rhapsody of Fire Rhapsody of Fire

Boss band! Love the Dawn of Victory album.

When it comes to power metal they are the best

154 Battle Beast

I didn't expect new band to be so awesome, with rocking female vocals it's great old school metal with modern elements. Give a listen and you will not regret

Battle Beast are really underrated

New band from Finland, amazing band

155 Ugly Kid Joe
156 Type O Negative Type O Negative Type O Negative was an American gothic/doom metal band formed in Brooklyn, New York City in 1989. Their lyrical emphasis on themes of romance, depression, and death resulted in the nickname "The Drab Four".

Peter Steele deserves a top 10 place! What a voice he had!

Peter Steele what a legend!
Incredible music


Gothic dooommm!

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157 Uriah Heep Uriah Heep Uriah Heep are an English rock band formed in London in 1969 that was one of the top rock bands in the early 1970s. Twelve of the band's albums have made it to the UK Albums Chart (Return to Fantasy reached No. 7 in 1975). Uriah Heep's distinctive features include a massive keyboard sound, strong vocal more.

One of the worlds most underrated bands, bernie shaw is a fantastic vocalist just recently they have gone from strenth to strenth, they have been around since the dawn of metal 1970, forgotten at the time because of the big three zep purple and sabbath, every one of there 23 albums have there moments, there back catalogue is quite awesome!

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158 Epica Epica Epica is a Dutch symphonic metal band, founded by guitarist and vocalist Mark Jansen after his departure from After Forever.
159 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".

Excellent. Excellent excellent. The band from Bangladesh outstanding

Super and super.there was is will no word to describe its talent. Long life artcell

160 Havok Havok Havok is an American thrash metal band from Denver, Colorado. Formed in 2004, their members currently consist of David Sanchez, Nick Schendzielos, Pete Webber, and Reece Scruggs.
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