Melodic Death Metal recommendations

Discussion in 'General Music Discussion' started by Lorcan Ward, May 2, 2018.

  1. Lorcan Ward

    Lorcan Ward 7slinger

    Messages:
    5,612
    Likes Received:
    2,449
    Joined:
    May 15, 2009
    Location:
    Ireland
    Mostly exhausted my current music library and looking for some new bands to listen to. I'll never get tired of melodic death metal and for every In Flames or Soilwork there are 10 more just like them that I haven't heard yet. I'm sure a lot of users here can recommend some awesome bands that I haven't heard yet.
     
    Mathemagician likes this.
  2. erdiablo666

    erdiablo666 I'm from Canada...and they think I'm slow...eh

    Messages:
    559
    Likes Received:
    150
    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2013
    Location:
    Ottawa, Canada
    What about Enter my Silence? Pretty much their entire (rather small) catalogue is incredible.

     
    IbanezDaemon and Lorcan Ward like this.
  3. Metropolis

    Metropolis SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,506
    Likes Received:
    1,253
    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Location:
    Vantaa, Finland
    IbanezDaemon and Lorcan Ward like this.
  4. Lorcan Ward

    Lorcan Ward 7slinger

    Messages:
    5,612
    Likes Received:
    2,449
    Joined:
    May 15, 2009
    Location:
    Ireland
    Cheers lads, haven't heard of any of these bands before!
     
    Metropolis likes this.
  5. Metropolis

    Metropolis SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,506
    Likes Received:
    1,253
    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Location:
    Vantaa, Finland
    Couple of more than decent finds. Then I will stop... maybe.



     
    Lorcan Ward and IbanezDaemon like this.
  6. IbanezDaemon

    IbanezDaemon Raptus regaliter

    Messages:
    3,211
    Likes Received:
    3,384
    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2009
    Location:
    UK
    [/QUOTE]
     
    Lorcan Ward likes this.
  7. Edika

    Edika SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    4,440
    Likes Received:
    1,410
    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2010
    Location:
    Londonderry, N.Ireland, UK
    I'll follow this thread too as some of these recommendations are really interesting and I haven't heard any of these bands before.

    Unfortunately the bands that come to mind you probably know already. But I have to say I'm spinning The Black Dahlia Murder Nightbringers non stop. Such a tight album with almost no weak spots. But I'm sure you've listened to it already.
     
    Acrid, Blytheryn and Mathemagician like this.
  8. lurè

    lurè Fake Shredder

    Messages:
    1,099
    Likes Received:
    1,334
    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2018
    Location:
    Italy
    Dark Tranquillity
     
    Lorcan Ward and groverj3 like this.
  9. KailM

    KailM SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,998
    Likes Received:
    1,608
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2014
    Location:
    MT
    Nightrage
    Dimension Zero
    And surely you've heard of a band called....
    At The Gates?

    Some people call Dissection melodeth, but that's not a proper classification IMO. Melodic black metal is more appropriate. Killer band though.
     
    Lorcan Ward and Grumul like this.
  10. justin_time

    justin_time has terrible gear

    Messages:
    48
    Likes Received:
    30
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2017
    Location:
    Raleigh, NC
    Some maybe lesser known bands that I often come back to:

    Callenish Circle
    Dimension Zero
    Fear My Thoughts
    Epoch of Unlight
    Marionette
    Into Eternity
    Serberus
    Skyfire
     
    Lorcan Ward likes this.
  11. The Mirror

    The Mirror SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    615
    Likes Received:
    258
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2013
    Location:
    Münster, Germany
    This might be a big "duh", but since noone has said it in this thread, I'll just be the guy...



    Holographic Universe is just the shit.

    Easily up there with the catchiest MeloDeath records.
     
    Lorcan Ward, groverj3 and Metropolis like this.
  12. auxioluck

    auxioluck Metal Teddy Bear

    Messages:
    2,479
    Likes Received:
    329
    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2007
    Location:
    SoCal
    I love it when simple-seeming threads give me a fuckton of new music to listen to. :hbang:
     
  13. feraledge

    feraledge Heard the Good News about Maple Fretboards?

    Messages:
    6,441
    Likes Received:
    4,680
    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2010
    Location:
    Salem, MO
  14. AliceLG

    AliceLG \m/^_^\m/

    Messages:
    1,266
    Likes Received:
    141
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Location:
    Braunschweig, Germany
    I came here to post the first 3 of those :wub:

    There's also Darkest Hour and The Haunted
     
    feraledge and Strobe like this.
  15. chopeth

    chopeth SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    2,407
    Likes Received:
    826
    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2011
    Location:
    sPAIN
    I dunno if this masterpiece can be considered melodic death, maybe adding prog to the label?

     
    Lorcan Ward, Xaios and prlgmnr like this.
  16. OmegaSlayer

    OmegaSlayer SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    2,989
    Likes Received:
    211
    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2013
    Location:
    Roma, Italy
  17. prlgmnr

    prlgmnr ...that kind of idea

    Messages:
    2,178
    Likes Received:
    2,564
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2016
    Location:
    North Yorkshire, UK
    Soulless:



    Sentenced:





     
    Last edited: May 3, 2018
    Lorcan Ward likes this.
  18. OmegaSlayer

    OmegaSlayer SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    2,989
    Likes Received:
    211
    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2013
    Location:
    Roma, Italy
    Oh, and Leukemia, but I'm in a rush, so sorry, can't search youtube link
     
    Lorcan Ward likes this.
  19. R34CH

    R34CH Counter Culture Bullet Vulture

    Messages:
    179
    Likes Received:
    302
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2017
    Between this and the Tech Death recommendation thread I'll be busy this weekend. :mf666:
     
  20. gunshow86de

    gunshow86de Beef Jerky Time

    Messages:
    8,087
    Likes Received:
    3,530
    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2008
    Location:
    Canyon Lake, TX
    One of my favorite melodeath releases of recent memory......



    Also, Be'lakor



    and In Vain

     
    Lorcan Ward likes this.

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.