Name Country Genre Score
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 9
Septicflesh Greece Atmospheric/Symphonic Death Metal 8
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Rock/Metal (later) 8
Katatonia Sweden Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later) 6
Lacrimas Profundere Germany Melodic Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 6
Lake of Tears Sweden Progressive/Doom/Gothic Metal 5
Medebor Poland Gothic/Death/Doom Metal 4