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Genre: avant-garde metal

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Parent Genre: metal

Avant-garde metal is a genre that blends elements of extreme metal with experimental and unconventional sounds. It often incorporates elements of electronic music, classical music, and folk music. The vocals can range from harsh screams to clean singing, and the lyrics often explore dark and philosophical themes. This genre pushes the boundaries of traditional metal and creates a unique and innovative sound.


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Drum Kit, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Vocals, Double Bass, Keyboard/Synthesizer, Keyboard/Piano, Synthesizer, Saxophone, Trumpet, Piano, Trombone, Clarinet

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Folkesange
2020
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Zeal & Ardor
2022
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Dekadens
2009
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Spirituality and Distortion
2020
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Planetary Duality
2008
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Blood Sample
2005
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Jord
2018
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Meta
2016
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of the Last Human Being
2024
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Black Medium Current
2023
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Heir To Despair
2018
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Samen
2016
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And the Ringmaster Is Pleased to Introduce...
2013
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Life Metal
2019

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List of avant-garde metal artists

Here is a list of avant-garde metal artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the avant-garde metal genre. You can find out what avant-garde metal genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 27 30373
2 28 67852
3 19 35836
4 24 56349
5 45 113912
6 45 195648
7 34 38117
8 28 48511
9 43 222327
10 37 137075
11 33 158995
12 15 16759
13 43 232187
14 47 202086
15 18 24223
16 41 134342
17 33 43709
18 17 31946
19 24 34492
20 22 9254
21 22 22038
22 21 22492
23 19 17913
24 15 12004
25 32 62454
26 10 9001
27 30 30185
28 32 36644
29 23 19200
30 32 102816
31 18 14088
32 11 10930
33 5 4243
34 30 23855
35 23 16884
36 17 16756
37 7 3787
38 11 9043
39 25 12203
40 26 31835
41 11 5937
42 26 24283
43 22 17008
44 18 30047
45 4 4193
46 26 5594
47 25 19413
48 18 21248
49 19 6700
50 24 7842
51 24 9742
52 23 18015
53 15 10016
54 21 14360
55 9 2698
56 2 1474
57 1 898
58 17 3502
59 10 9219
60 9 8469
61 2 1903
62 3 1246
63 16 3268
64 4 3186
65 10 7248
66 9 4190
67 14 6433
68 6 7048
69 13 11791
70 10 2335
71 10 12465
72 10 3715
73 5 2587
74 8 5183
75 9 6493
76 8 3400
77 9 4940
78 1 2903
79 4 1922
80 7 1601
81 7 167
82 5 3179
83 4 1008
84 3 1469
85 6 5103
86 3 294
87 6 401
88 2 2372
89 2 1549
90 1 1491
91 5 5178
92 2 1975
93 3 1809
94 4 681
95 3 938
96 3 2313
97 3 1409
98 2 229
99 2 992
100 2 946

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