Top 10 Power Metal Bands


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81 Labyrinth

Probably the most underrated band ever. Great sound, songs and musicians. Better the rhapsody, by far...

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82 Axxis
83 Edenbridge
84 I Am I

The former singer of Dragonforce comes back with a new band, epic music, and the awesome new album Event Horizon. Search up their song "Silent Genocide" and you will be blown away.

I wonder why this band isn't popular. ZP Theart is in this band, and his voice is just awesome.

85 Spellblast

A combination of folk and metal. Very unique.

86 Altaria Altaria

One of the best power metal bands in my opinion. Great rhythm, amazing vocals and rememberable lyrics. They are very underrated!

87 Holy Knights

Their latest album Between daylight and pain is just EPIC.. And best power metal album of 2012

88 Machinae Supremacy

While Machinae Supremacy has been my all time favorite band since 2009, they've pretty much created their own genre: SID metal. While they do have a lot of power metal influences, they are something completely different, they don't really belong on this list. They are in a class of their own.

A pretty unknown but epic Metal Band. Actually it's called "SID Metal" because they use C64 Sounds to improve their music but I think it counts as power metal as well. ;) Really epic sounds. They definitely deserve to be up there in the top 30.

Listen to some of their songs like 'Conveyor' or 'Hero' and you will be impressed. In my opinion their best album is still "overworld" from 2008 but they also made the epic soundtrack for the game Jets'n'Guns and some songs for Deus Ex. What else can you expect?

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89 Ancient Bards
90 Epica Epica Epica is a Dutch symphonic metal band, founded by guitarist and vocalist Mark Jansen after his departure from After Forever. V 1 Comment
91 Battle Beast V 1 Comment
92 Mutiny Within
93 NeonFly
94 Jag Panzer

Unacceptable. This Colorado-based power metal bands shreds hard and deserves way higher than 81.

80th place? Are you kidding me? One of the first power metal bands and one of the best...

95 Hellow
96 Highland Glory

One of the best power metal for me is highland glory melodic as well speed metal

97 Impellitteri

Check out their songs n you vil know, for me forever yours is my best song from this band

98 Cain's Offering

A supergroup made of members of Stratovarius, Sonata Arctica, and Wintersun, Cain's Offering has come out with some of the most moving and soulful powermetal songs I've ever heard, with an excellent grasp of melody.

99 Axenstar
100 Galloglass
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