Name Country Genre Score
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early); Gothic Metal (mid); Melodic Black Metal (later) 42
Lloth Greece Black Metal (early); Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 30
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early); Symphonic Black Metal (later) 27
Thou Art Lord Greece Black Metal (early); Black/Death/Thrash Metal (later) 22
Cadaveria Italy Black/Gothic Metal 21
Malsain Norway Black Metal 11
Sorrowseed United States Gothic/Black/Death Metal 11
Demonic Christ United States Black/Death Metal (early); Black Metal (later) 10
Sear Bliss Hungary Atmospheric Black Metal 10
Aherusia Greece Folk/Black Metal 9
Arch Enemy Sweden Melodic Death Metal 8
Varathron Greece Black Metal 8
Dæmonarch Portugal Melodic Black Metal 7
Agatus Greece Black Metal, Heavy Metal 7
Darkest Oath Greece Black Metal 7
Vermiform United States Melodic Death/Black Metal 6
Nekrodelirium Norway Melodic Black/Death Metal 6
Divahar Armenia Symphonic Black Metal 5
Hulder United States Black Metal 5
Asagraum International Black Metal 5
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