Worst Metal Bands of All Time

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121 Death Death Death was an American Death Metal band formed in 1983 by Chuck Schuldiner. Death is considered to be one of the most influential bands in heavy metal and a pioneering force in death metal. its debut album, Scream Bloody Gore, has been widely regarded as the first death metal record, while the band's ...read more.

Whoever put Death on this list is a complete idiot. One of the best death metal bands.

Probably THE best death metal band of all time.

The Fathers of Death Metal were posers? Dude, you have severe issues. - Metalhead1997

Piss off you stupid scene kid. Guitar solos >>>>>> Breakdowns

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122 Cattle Decapitation Cattle Decapitation Cattle Decapitation is an American Deathgrind band from San Diego, California formed in 1996. Cattle Decapitation's songs protest the mistreatment and consumption of animals, the abuse of the environment and touch subjects such as misanthropy and genocide of the human race. Much of their music is based ...read more.

I cannot believe the person who put Cattle Decapitation on this list. They are the best death metal band in the world.

I kind of understand why they're on here but they're a pretty good band, especially The Harvest Floor. - Metalhead1997

Death metal isn't my cup of tea but they are good for the genre and are absolutely brutal

123 RavenHeart

These guys suck so bad I can't even describe it... They are a bunch of old guys who are trying to rock out 1 more time and they suck on so many levels at what they do!

124 Spinal Tap

Um...this band is a fake one. Made for a film like the band from Rockstar and School of Rock. - Metalhead1997

I can't believe no one put them on the list! I love the movie, but they sucked. I almost lost control when I found out they're on Spotify.

125 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Black Sabbath are a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, Singer Ozzy Osbourne, Bassist and Main Lyricist Geezer Butler and Drummer Bill Ward . The band got into mainstream after improving after their debut album got negative feedback . In 1978, ...read more.

Every good metal band was there, so why not add another

There wouldn't even be a god damn worst bands list without Black Sabbath. They defined heavy metal.

If you don't like black sabbath then your no metal fan

Seriously, man? The Godfather of Metal was a poser band? I need a drink... - Metalhead1997

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126 Absurd Absurd Absurd is a German pagan black metal band, and has been classified as a "right-wing extremist" group by the Thuringian Landesbehörde für Verfassungsschutz.

The worst band ever

127 Acheron Acheron Acheron is an American death/black metal band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that was formed by Vincent Crowley in 1988.
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129 Queen Queen Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970. Members were Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals). Before forming into Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had played together in a band named Smile. Freddie Mercury ...read more.

What blithering idiot added Queen? They aren't even metal, they're one of the greatest ROCK bands ever. Completely wrong list...

Queen isn't even metal but they have made some absolute CLASSICS. - Metalhead1997

Queen? Metal? - AdamDestructorJr.

130 Halestorm Halestorm Halestorm is an American rock band from Red Lion, Pennsylvania, consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Lzzy Hale, her brother drummer and percussionist Arejay Hale, guitarist Joe Hottinger, and bassist Josh Smith .

Halestorm are hard rock, not metal. And they're actually pretty good too.

131 Faith no More Faith no More Faith No More is an American rock band from San Francisco, California, formed in 1979. Before settling on their current moniker in 1983, the band performed under the names Sharp Young Men and later Faith No Man.

Whoever added this band. I hope you die of cancer. I am serious.

The keyboardist did the music for the Fred movie. No wonder they deserve to be on here.

Probably the band that ushered that sound/trend ALTERNATIVE METAL.
because you either had the rock of Guns 'n' Roses/Poison or thrashy noise of Metallica/Slayer...in 1988 FNM were the new alternative.

132 A City Serene
133 Belphegor Belphegor Belphegor is a blackened death metal band from Salzburg, Austria. They originally formed in 1991 under the name Betrayer before changing their name in 1993. They are named after the demon Belphegor.

Horrible, a disgrace to death metal. They're huge posers, and all their songs are the same. The uncleans are lazy and boring. Their lyrical content is disgusting and thoughtless. Doesn't sounds brutal it just sounds like garbage.

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134 Purgatory

This obscure band makes my ears bleed. They have to be one of the worst metal bands I've ever heard, and I've heard a lot

135 Tourniquet

Listen to Swarming Spirits and you will see why they suck.

136 Dark Funeral Dark Funeral Dark Funeral is a Swedish black metal band from Stockholm Sweden, founded by guitarists Blackmoon and Lord Ahriman in 1993. They emerged during the second wave of black metal.
137 Vio-Lence Vio-Lence Vio-lence was an American thrash metal band formed in 1985 in the San Francisco Bay Area. They released demo tapes, one EP and 3 LPs between 1985 and 1993. Their most stable line-up was Phil Demmel and Robb Flynn on guitars, Deen Dell on bass, Perry Strickland on drums and Sean Killian on vocals.
138 Tankard Tankard Tankard is a thrash metal band from Frankfurt am Main, Germany, founded in 1982. Along with the bands Kreator, Destruction and Sodom, Tankard is often considered one of the "The Big Teutonic Four" of Teutonic thrash metal.
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