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Best Groove Metal Bands

Groove metal artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good groove metal bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top groove metal bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Groove metal groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all groove metal bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest groove metal bands of all time, since the most famous groove metal artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best groove metal music.

You can click on the groove metal band names to see more information about that particular notable groove metal group. If they're near the top of the best groove metal artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top groove metal bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the groove metal band names themselves.

Pantera and Godsmack are included on this list. Vote for your favorites by clicking the thumbs up button. This list includes artists like Slayer and Dave Lombardo so you have a lot of choices to vote on.

All important, significant and iconic names in groove metal music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new groove metal bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of groove metal, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into groove metal music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good groove metal bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent groove metal bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best groove metal bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest groove metal musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular groove metal bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Vulgar Display of Power, Cowboys From Hell, Far Beyond Driven

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    Sacrament, Ashes of the Wake, As the Palaces Burn

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    The Blackening, Burn My Eyes, Through the Ashes of Empires

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    Chaos A.D., Arise, Beneath the Remains

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    The Fury of Our Maker's Hand, Beast, DevilDriver

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    Primitive, 3, Conquer

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    Practice What You Preach, The New Order, The Legacy

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    La Sexorcisto: Devil Music, Vol. 1, Astro-Creep: 2000: Songs of Love

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    This Present Darkness, The Infection, The Age of Hell

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    Stronger Than Death, The Blessed Hellride, 1919 Eternal

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    Slipknot, Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses), Iowa

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  12. 12
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    Among the Living, Fistful of Metal, Spreading the Disease

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    Satisfaction Is the Death of Desire, Perseverance, Supremacy

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    The Sinister Urge, Past, Present & Future

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    From Mars to Sirius, The Way of All Flesh, L'Enfant Sauvage

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    Demanufacture, Obsolete, Soul of a New Machine

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    American Capitalist, The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of ...

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    Hellyeah, Stampede, Band of Brothers

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    Inflikted, Blunt Force Trauma

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    New Found Power

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    Slaughter in the Vatican, The Law, Get Rude

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    Rude Awakening, Primitive Origins, Power of the Damager

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    Pride and Glory, Book of Shadows, Brütal Legend Original Soundtrack ...

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    Bonded by Blood, Fabulous Disaster, Another Lesson in Violence

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    Faceless, IV, Awake

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    Venom & Tears, Vendetta, Deathless

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    Feel the Fire, Taking Over, W.F.O.

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    Wisconsin Death Trip, Machine, Cannibal

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    Crowbar, Sonic Excess in Its Purest Form, Sever the Wicked Hand

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    A Lethal Dose of American Hatred, Use Once and Destroy

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    Enemy of God, Pleasure to Kill, Phantom Antichrist

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    Crack the Skye, Leviathan, Blood Mountain

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    The Strength/The Sound/The Songs, Beyond Hell/Above Heaven, Rock the ...

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    The Feeding, The War of Art, Can't Stop the Machine

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    Meantime, Betty, Strap It On

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    Kill, I Oughtta, L.D. 50

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    Oblivion Beckons, ...and They Shall Take Up Serpents, The Fundamental ...

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    Foul Taste of Freedom, No End in Sight, Absolute Power

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    Rebel Meets Rebel

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    Peacemaker, Pride of Texas, Rollin

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    Rest Inside the Flames, The Tide and Its Takers, Underneath a Northern Sky ...

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    The Divine Wings of Tragedy, Paradise Lost, The Odyssey

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    Haunted, Maximum Violence, Warpath

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    The Onslaught, Black Rivers Flow

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    Alice in Hell, The One, Never

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    Point Blank, Proud to Commit Commercial Suicide

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    War of Words, A Small Deadly Space, Mutations

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    Power of Inner Strength, Solidify, Nemesis

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    Strength Through Vengeance, War of Aggression, Unbroken

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    Picture Perfect, Throttle Junkies, True Self

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