Name Country Genre Score
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 10
Katatonia Sweden Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later) 9
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Rock/Metal (later) 8
Lacrimas Profundere Germany Melodic Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 7
Lake of Tears Sweden Progressive/Doom/Gothic Metal 6
Septicflesh Greece Atmospheric/Symphonic Death Metal 5
Medebor Poland Gothic/Death/Doom Metal 4
The Gathering Netherlands Death/Doom Metal (early), Atmospheric Doom Metal (mid), Atmospheric Rock (later) 4
The Elysian Fields Greece Melodic Death/Black Metal 3
Theatre of Tragedy Norway Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early), Industrial/Electronica, Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 3