Name Country Genre Score
Tristania Norway Symphonic/Gothic Metal (early), Gothic Metal (later) 74
The Sins of Thy Beloved Norway Symphonic Gothic/Doom Metal 66
Draconian Sweden Gothic/Doom/Death Metal 55
Leaves' Eyes International Symphonic Metal 43
The Gathering Netherlands Death/Doom Metal (early), Atmospheric Doom Metal (mid), Atmospheric Rock (later) 33
Sirenia Norway Symphonic/Gothic Metal 30
The Third and the Mortal Norway Melodic Doom Metal (early), Darkwave/Trip Hop/Atmospheric Rock (later) 26
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal, Gothic Metal/Rock 26
Lacuna Coil Italy Gothic Metal/Rock (early), Alternative Rock (later) 22
Macbeth Italy Black/Gothic Metal (early), Gothic Metal (later) 20
Ava Inferi Portugal Gothic/Doom Metal 19
Lacrimas Profundere Germany Melodic Doom/Death Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 19
Novembers Doom United States Death/Doom Metal 17
Within Temptation Netherlands Symphonic Metal (early), Symphonic/Alternative Rock (later) 16
Trail of Tears Norway Gothic Metal (early), Symphonic Gothic/Black Metal (later) 15
Nox Aurea Sweden Melodic Doom/Death Metal 15
Dismal Euphony Norway Melodic Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (later) 14
Flowing Tears Germany Gothic Metal 13
Mortal Love Norway Gothic Metal/Rock 12
Myriads Norway Doom/Symphonic Metal 12
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