Name Country Genre Score
Tiamat Sweden Death/Doom Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 109
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (mid), Melodic Black Metal (later) 97
Type O Negative United States Gothic/Doom Metal 94
Paradise Lost United Kingdom Doom/Death Metal, Gothic Metal/Rock 84
Septicflesh Greece Atmospheric/Symphonic Death Metal 69
Samael Switzerland Black Metal (early), Electronic/Industrial Metal (later) 59
Dæmonarch Portugal Melodic Black Metal 43
The Vision Bleak Germany Gothic Metal 33
Morbid God Portugal Black Metal 30
Nightfall Greece Melodic Black/Death/Doom Metal, Gothic Rock/Metal (mid) 28
Heavenwood Portugal Gothic Metal 26
Danzig United States Heavy Metal with Doom Metal/Rock influences 21
Diabolique Sweden Doom/Gothic Metal/Rock 17
Katatonia Sweden Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later) 16
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 15
Amorphis Finland Progressive/Death/Doom Metal (early), Melodic Heavy Metal/Rock (later) 15
Woods of Ypres Canada Melodic Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 14
Virgin Black Australia Doom/Gothic/Symphonic Metal 12
Lacuna Coil Italy Gothic Metal/Rock (early), Alternative Rock (later) 11
Quintessente Brazil Death/Progressive Metal 11
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