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176 bands
Rank Image Band / Formed / Genres Albums
1
Black Sabbath
1969, United Kingdom
Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, Doom Metal
Paranoid (1970)  #14
Heaven and Hell (1980)  #21
Black Sabbath (1970)  #70
2
Anathema
1990, United Kingdom
Death Doom Metal, Alternative Rock, Progressive Rock
Weather Systems (2012)  #67
Universal (2013)  [Live]  #97
Judgement (1999)  #310
3
Katatonia
1991, Sweden
Death Doom Metal, Alternative Metal, Gothic Metal
Dead End Kings (2012)  #910
Discouraged Ones (1998)  #1380
4
Paradise Lost
1988, United Kingdom
Gothic Metal, Death Doom Metal
Gothic (1991)  #960
In Requiem (2007)  #1016
5
Celtic Frost
1984, Switzerland
Death Metal, Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal, Doom Metal
To Mega Therion (1985)  #243
Morbid Tales (1984)  [EP]  #1858
Into the Pandemonium (1987)  #2352
6
Estatic Fear
1994, Austria
Symphonic Gothic Metal, Doom Metal
A Sombre Dance (1999)  #131
Somnium Obmutum (1996)  #1091
7
Draconian
1994, Sweden
Gothic Metal, Death Doom Metal
Arcane Rain Fell (2005)  #128
Under a Godless Veil (2020)  #681
Turning Season Within (2008)  #1030
8
Swallow the Sun
2000, Finland
Melodic Doom Metal, Death Metal
New Moon (2009)  #637
The Morning Never Came (2003)  #2040
9
Theatre of Tragedy
1993, Norway
Gothic Metal, Death Doom Metal, Electropop, Industrial Rock
Aégis (1998)  #687
Theatre of Tragedy (1995)  #3283
10
The Gathering
1989, Netherlands
Alternative Rock, Gothic Metal, Doom Metal, Art Rock, Atmospheric Rock
Home (2006)  #1150
Mandylion (1995)  #1187
Nighttime Birds (1997)  #1370
11
Candlemass
1984, Sweden
Doom Metal
Nightfall (1987)  #446
Chapter VI (1992)  #2265
12
Dark Lunacy
1997, Italy
Melodic Death Metal, Symphonic Metal, Gothic Metal, Doom Metal
The Diarist (2006)  #699
Devoid (2000)  #948
Forget Me Not (2003)  #1381
13
My Dying Bride
1990, United Kingdom
Death Doom Metal, Doom Metal, Gothic Metal
14
Lacrimas Profundere
1993, Germany
Gothic Metal, Death Doom Metal
Memorandum (1999)  #1608
Burning: A Wish (2001)  #3112
15
Ophelia
2003, Korea
Gothic Metal, Doom Metal, Shoegaze
16
Type O Negative
1989, United States
Gothic Metal, Doom Metal, Alternative Metal
October Rust (1996)  #707
Bloody Kisses (1993)  #1674
World Coming Down (1999)  #2549
17
Tiamat
1989, Sweden
Gothic Metal, Death Metal, Doom Metal
Wildhoney (1994)  #1147
Prey (2003)  #3657
18
Bethlehem
1991, Germany
Depressive Black Metal, Death Doom Metal
Dictius te necare (1996)  #493
Bethlehem (2016)  #2427
Dark Metal (1994)  #2819
19
Empyrium
1994, Germany
Dark Folk, Neofolk, Folk Metal, Doom Metal, Symphonic Metal, Neoclassical Darkwave, Gothic Metal
20
Novembre
1993, Italy
Progressive Gothic Metal, Doom Metal, Death Metal
Ursa (2016)  #2189
The Blue (2007)  #2412
Materia (2006)  #2787
21
Colosseum
2007, Finland
Funeral Doom Metal
Chapter 2: Numquam (2009)  #379
Chapter 3: Parasomnia (2011)  #1095
Chapter 1: Delirium (2007)  #2728
22
Forest of Shadows
1997, Sweden
Melodic Death Metal, Doom Metal
23
Cathedral
1989, United Kingdom
Doom Metal, Stoner Metal
The Ethereal Mirror (1993)  #2848
Soul Sacrifice (1992)  [EP]  #2958
The Carnival Bizarre (1995)  #3391
24
Lake of Tears
1992, Sweden
Gothic Metal, Doom Metal, Death Doom Metal
Forever Autumn (1999)  #1738
A Crimson Cosmos (1997)  #3915
Moons and Mushrooms (2007)  #4291
25
Heaven & Hell
2006, International
Heavy Metal, Doom Metal
The Devil You Know (2009)  #1548
Live from Radio City Music Hall (2007)  [Live]  #4163
26
Electric Wizard
1993, United Kingdom
Doom Metal, Stoner Metal
Dopethrone (2000)  #368
We Live (2004)
27
Triptykon
2008, Switzerland
Doom Metal, Black Metal, Death Metal
Melana Chasmata (2014)  #764
Eparistera Daimones (2010)  #1733
Shatter (2010)  [EP]  #7860
28
מזמור
United States
Doom Metal, Black Metal, Sludge Metal, Drone Metal
Yodh (2016)  #1031
Myopia (2022)
V (שמם) (2012)  [Single]
29
Sleep
1990, United States
Stoner Metal, Doom Metal, Sludge Metal
The Sciences (2018)  #1854
Dopesmoker (2003)  #2865
Sleep's Holy Mountain (1992)  #5083
30
Esoteric
1992, United Kingdom
Funeral Doom Metal, Death Doom Metal
31
Ahab
2004, Germany
Funeral Doom Metal
32
Ethereal Shroud
2013, United Kingdom
Depressive Black Metal, Funeral Doom Metal
Trisagion (2021)  #1501
Absolution|Emptiness (2013)  [Demo]
33
Forgotten Tomb
1999, Italy
Black Metal, Doom Metal
Obscura Arcana Mortis (2000)  [EP]  #1639
Songs to Leave (2002)  #2716
Love's Burial Ground (2004)  #7033
34
Asphyx
1987, Netherlands
Death Metal, Doom Metal
The Rack (1991)  #2843
Necroceros (2021)  #3270
Last One on Earth (1992)  #4023
35
人間椅子
1987, Japan
Hard Rock, Heavy Metal, Doom Metal, Stoner Metal
36
Runemagick
1990, Sweden
Death Metal, Doom Metal
37
The Ruins of Beverast
2003, Germany
Atmospheric Black Metal, Death Doom Metal
38
The Sins Of Thy Beloved
1996, Norway
Symphonic Gothic Metal, Doom Metal
Lake of Sorrow (1998)  #1256
Perpetual Desolation (2000)  #7544
All Alone (1997)  [EP]
39
Jesu
2004, United Kingdom
Drone Metal, Doom Metal, Shoegaze, Post-Rock
Silver (2006)  [EP]  #2668
Conqueror (2007)  #3077
Jesu (2004)  #5582
40
Agoraphobic Nosebleed
1994, United States
Grindcore, Sludge Metal, Doom Metal
Bestial Machinery (2005)  [Compilation]
Honkey Reduction (1998)  #4297
Agorapocalypse (2009)  #4991
41
Solitude Aeturnus
1987, United States
Doom Metal
Downfall (1996)
Alone (2006)
42
Ghost Brigade
2005, Finland
Melodic Death Metal, Doom Metal, Depressive Rock
43
Mourning Beloveth
1992, Ireland
Death Doom Metal
The Sullen Sulcus (2002)  #1205
Dust (2001)  #3326
A Disease for the Ages (2008)  #3405
44
Saturnus
1991, Denmark
Death Doom Metal
45
Shape of Despair
1998, Finland
Atmospheric Metal, Funeral Doom Metal
Angels of Distress (2001)  #1272
Monotony Fields (2015)  #1794
Shades of... (2000)  #3184
46
Disembowelment
1989, Australia
Death Doom Metal
Dusk (1992)  [EP]
Mourning September (1990)  [Demo]
47
Novembers Doom
1992, United States
Death Doom Metal, Gothic Metal
To Welcome the Fade (2002)  #4448
48
Evoken
1992, United States
Funeral Doom Metal, Death Metal
Antithesis of Light (2005)  #1356
Atra Mors (2012)  #5262
49
厄鬼
2009, Korea
Black Metal, Doom Metal, Dark Ambient
50
Uaral
Chile
Folk Metal, Doom Metal
Sounds of Pain (2005)  #2058
Laments (1998)  [EP]
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Info / Statistics
Artists : 42,616
Reviews : 9,978
Albums : 153,321
Lyrics : 198,799