Name Country Genre Score
Moonspell Portugal Black Metal (early); Gothic Metal (later) 60
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early); Gothic Metal (mid); Melodic Black Metal (later) 27
Samael Switzerland Black Metal (early); Electronic/Industrial Metal (later) 23
Alastis Switzerland Black Metal (early); Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 12
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early); Symphonic Black Metal (later) 10
Astarte Greece Black Metal (early); Blackened Melodic Death Metal (later) 8
Epping Forest Portugal Blackened Death Metal 5
Varathron Greece Black Metal 4
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Atmospheric Avant-garde Black Metal 4
Necromass Italy Black Metal 4
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 3
Thou Art Lord Greece Black Metal (early); Black/Death/Thrash Metal (later) 3