Name Country Genre Score
Epica Netherlands Symphonic/Power Metal 19
Lacuna Coil Italy Gothic Metal/Rock (early), Alternative Rock (later) 13
Within Temptation Netherlands Symphonic Metal (early), Symphonic/Alternative Rock (later) 12
Ayreon Netherlands Progressive Metal/Rock 11
After Forever Netherlands Symphonic Power/Gothic Metal 10
Delain Netherlands Melodic/Symphonic Metal 9
The Gathering Netherlands Death/Doom Metal (early), Atmospheric Doom Metal (mid), Atmospheric Rock (later) 7
Echoes of Eternity United States Progressive Metal 6
Kingfisher Sky Netherlands Progressive/Gothic Metal 6
Amberian Dawn Finland Neoclassical Power Metal 3