Top 10 Underground Folk Metal BandsHere are bands that leave me stumped on why they're not famous
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Using some very combos of instruments (Accordion, Clarinet, and vibraphones) these guys are insanely epic, definitely one of my favourite bands and am excited to hear what they release next.
Favourite song: Scum from underwater
Almost too awesome to be an underground band, these guys use the ancient Japanese them to base their band. It's a wonder how they can afford to produce such epic material on what I believe would be self paid for.
Favourite song: Fallen Amaterasu
Using the Mongolian empire as their base for lyrics, they bring brutal riffs, beautiful symphonic tunes, and epic ancient folk to the stage. A band definitely worth checking out
Favourite song: Chosen by Tengri
Basically what you think of when you hear "Folk metal" these guys are sweet
Favourite song: Humppa
These guys have some of the coolest tunes out there, incorporating tuba and Accordion, you're definitely in for a treat.
Favourite song: Banja
This band almost sounds like an Asian korpiklaani, and it sounds great, they also use a traditional Mongolian instrument called a Morin Khuur
Favourite song: Sonsii
Country: Inner Mongolia (China)
These guys known as the "Black metal cowboys" sound exactly what they're referred to, and it sounds awesome!
Favourite song: Horse Drawn Carriage
These guys incorporate Violin and Accordion, and it sounds awesome!
Favourite song: Die tochter des böses
While they might not classify as folk "metal" to some, they're definitely worth checking out
Favourite song: Kamarinskaya
These people are really good at mixing folk metal with symphonic black metal. Check them out if you haven't.
These guys have great riffs, brutal vocals, and great folk elements that will keep you banging your head
Favourite song: Trollfolk
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