bands/musicians Irish Heavy Metal Bands List

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List of Irish heavy metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as heavy metal solo artists from Ireland are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Irish music that you've never heard before. The heavy metal bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Ireland. If you think the best Irish heavy metal band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List below includes Thin Lizzy, Primordial and more bands.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular heavy metal bands from Ireland?" and "Which heavy metal bands started in Ireland?" then this list will answer your questions.

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Thin Lizzy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Thin Lizzy Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music

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Primordial is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Primordial Doom metal, Black metal, Heavy metal

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Abaddon Incarnate is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Abaddon Incarnate Goregrind, Black metal, Heavy metal

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Republic of Loose is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Republic of Loose Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Wreck of the Hesperus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Wreck of the Hesperus Doom metal, Heavy metal

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Mael Mórdha is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Mael Mórdha Doom metal, Heavy metal, Folk metal

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Grand Slam is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Irish Heavy Metal Bands List
Grand Slam Heavy metal, Hard rock