Name Country Genre Score
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 136
Emperor Norway Black Metal 104
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 92
Windir Norway Black/Folk/Viking Metal 73
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 69
Opeth Sweden Progressive Death Metal, Progressive Rock 63
Negură Bunget Romania Black Metal (early), Progressive/Folk/Atmospheric Black Metal (later) 50
Primordial Ireland Celtic Folk/Black Metal 45
Ne Obliviscaris Australia Extreme Progressive Metal 43
Falkenbach Germany Viking/Black/Folk Metal 41
Helheim Norway Viking/Black Metal 38
Kampfar Norway Pagan Black Metal 37
Sólstafir Iceland Viking/Black Metal (early), Post-Metal/Rock (later) 35
Vreid Norway Melodic Black Metal 33
Vintersorg Sweden Viking/Folk Metal, Progressive Metal 30
Cormorant United States Melodic Death Metal (early), Progressive Folk/Black Metal (later) 24
Klabautamann Germany Progressive/Folk/Black Metal 23
Bound by Entrails United States Symphonic Black Metal (early) Progressive Black/Viking Metal (later) 22
Anciients Canada Progressive Metal with Extreme Metal elements 21
Månegarm Sweden Viking/Black/Folk Metal 19
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