Name Country Genre Score
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Rock/Metal (later) 80
Barren Earth Finland Progressive Melodic Death/Doom Metal 72
Katatonia Sweden Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later) 62
Tiamat Sweden Death/Doom Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 50
Sentenced Finland Death Metal (early), Melodic Death Metal (mid), Gothic Metal (later) 47
Insomnium Finland Melodic Death Metal 43
Anathema United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Progressive/Alternative Rock (later) 26
Eternal Tears of Sorrow Finland Thrash Metal (early), Melodic/Symphonic Death Metal (later) 24
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 20
Lake of Tears Sweden Progressive/Doom/Gothic Metal 17
Before the Dawn Finland Melodic Death/Gothic Metal 14
Opeth Sweden Progressive Death Metal, Progressive Rock 13
Abhorrence Finland Death Metal 13
Dark Tranquillity Sweden Melodic Death Metal 11
Gorement Sweden Death Metal 11
Silent Stream of Godless Elegy Czech Republic Doom/Folk Metal 11
Yearning Finland Atmospheric/Doom Metal 11
In Mourning Sweden Gothic Metal (early), Progressive Melodic Death Metal (later) 10
My Dying Bride United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 9
October Tide Sweden Melodic Doom/Death Metal 9
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