Name Country Genre Score
Machine Head United States Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (early/later), Nu-metal (mid) 7
Meshuggah Sweden Technical Groove/Thrash Metal (early), Djent (later) 6
Lamb of God United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 6
Soilwork Sweden Melodic Death Metal (early), Metalcore/Melodic Groove Metal (later) 6
Darkane Sweden Melodic Death/Thrash Metal 4
The Kandidate Denmark Thrash/Groove Metal 4
Mastodon United States Progressive/Sludge Metal (early), Progressive Metal/Rock (later) 3