Name Country Genre Score
Voivod Canada Thrash Metal (early), Progressive Metal (later) 46
Tank United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 41
Angel Witch United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 24
Diamond Head United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (later) 23
Blitzkrieg United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 19
Judas Priest United Kingdom Heavy Metal 13
Anacrusis United States Thrash Metal (early), Progressive Metal (later) 10
Saracen United Kingdom Heavy Metal/NWOBHM (early), Heavy Metal/Progressive Rock (later) 10
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 9
Medieval United States Heavy Metal 9
Dragonslayer United Kingdom NWOBHM 9
Witchfynde United Kingdom NWOBHM 9
Iron Maiden United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 8
Crucifixion United Kingdom NWOBHM 8
Seer's Tear United Kingdom Doom/Power/Progressive Metal 5
Amulet United Kingdom Heavy Metal 4
Metal Inquisitor Germany Heavy Metal 4
Devil Childe United States Speed/Heavy Metal 3
More United Kingdom NWOBHM 3