Name Country Genre Score
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 88
Emperor Norway Black Metal 50
Ulver Norway Black/Folk Metal (1993-1997), Ambient/Avant-garde/Electronica (1998-) 48
Vulture Industries Norway Avant-garde/Progressive Metal 47
Solefald Norway Post-Black Metal/Avant-garde 45
ICS Vortex Norway Blackened Progressive Metal 35
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 29
Vintersorg Sweden Viking/Folk Metal, Progressive Metal 27
Ved Buens Ende Norway Avant-garde/Black Metal 23
Peccatum Norway Avant-garde Extreme Metal (early), Avant-garde Rock (later) 22
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 20
Winds Norway Neoclassical Progressive Metal 18
Age of Silence Norway Avant-garde Progressive Metal 17
Aberrant Vascular Finland Operatic Avant-garde Metal 17
Transcending Bizarre? Greece Avant-garde/Post-Black Metal 15
Sigh Japan Black/Avant-garde Metal 14
Devil Doll Slovenia Avant-garde/Symphonic/Progressive with Rock and Metal Elements 14
Quadrivium Norway Avant-garde/Symphonic Black Metal 13
Covenant Norway Melodic Black Metal 12
Thy Catafalque Hungary Avant-garde Metal 12
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