Name Country Genre Score
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Rock/Metal (later) 92
Barren Earth Finland Progressive Melodic Death/Doom Metal 89
Katatonia Sweden Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later) 61
Insomnium Finland Melodic Death Metal 52
Sentenced Finland Death Metal (early), Melodic Death Metal (mid), Gothic Metal (later) 51
Tiamat Sweden Death/Doom Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 51
Opeth Sweden Progressive Death Metal, Progressive Rock 39
Eternal Tears of Sorrow Finland Thrash Metal (early), Melodic/Symphonic Death Metal (later) 30
Anathema United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Progressive/Alternative Rock (later) 25
Borknagar Norway Progressive Viking/Folk/Black Metal 21
Before the Dawn Finland Melodic Death/Gothic Metal 20
Dark Tranquillity Sweden Melodic Death Metal 19
Lake of Tears Sweden Progressive/Doom/Gothic Metal 19
Gorement Sweden Death Metal 18
Abhorrence Finland Death Metal 13
Witherscape Sweden Progressive Rock/Melodic Death Metal 13
Therion Sweden Death Metal (early), Symphonic/Operatic Metal (later) 11
In Mourning Sweden Gothic Metal (early), Progressive Melodic Death Metal (later) 11
My Dying Bride United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 10
Yearning Finland Atmospheric/Doom Metal 10
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