Bands/Musicians Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster

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List of Nuclear Blast artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Nuclear Blast roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Nuclear Blast bands and artists are all listed here with information such as what genre the bands fall under and what albums they're known for. If you're looking for any of these Nuclear Blast band's full discographies then click on their name and you can find them here on Ranker. The artists and bands on this list might be pop, rap, rock, electronic or any other genre, but what they all have in common is that they were signed by Nuclear Blast.

Artists include everything from Tarja Turunen to Mötley Crüe.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best Nuclear Blast bands?" and "Which artists are signed by Nuclear Blast?"

If any musical artists are missing from this Nuclear Blast artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (314 items)

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Accept is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Thrash metal, Power metal
Accept is a German heavy metal band from the town of Solingen, originally assembled by former vocalist Udo Dirkschneider, guitarist Wolf Hoffmann and bassist Peter Baltes. Their beginnings can ...more

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Afflicted is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Technical death metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
Afflicted was a technical death metal band from Sweden, active in the early 1990s. They were an important and influential part of the Swedish death metal scene, though overshadowed by ...more

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After Forever is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Gothic metal, Power metal
After Forever was a Dutch symphonic metal band with strong progressive metal influences. The band relied on the use of both soprano vocals and death grunts. In February 2009, it was announced ...more

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Agathodaimon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Gothic metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
Agathodaimon was a gothic/symphonic black metal band from Mainz, Germany.

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Agnostic Front is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk
Agnostic Front is an American crossover thrash band, formed in 1980. The band began playing hardcore punk similar to their contemporaries, and were thrust to the forefront of the burgeoning New ...more

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Ailyn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Pop music, J-pop
Pilar Giménez García known artistically as Ailyn Giménez, is a Spanish singer, songwriter, best known as the current female vocalist of the Norwegian symphonic/gothic metal ...more

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Alex Skolnick is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, World music, Heavy metal
Alexander Nathan Skolnick, is an American metal and jazz guitarist who is the lead guitarist of the Bay Area thrash metal band Testament, and heads the jazz band Alex Skolnick Trio. He is ...more

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Alexander Krull is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Death metal
Alexander Krull is the lead vocalist for the German metal band Atrocity, as well as backing vocalist in the band Leaves' Eyes.

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Alexander Kuoppala is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Melodic death metal, Power metal
Alexander Kuoppala is a Finnish musician. He was the rhythm guitarist for the Finnish heavy metal band Children of Bodom from 1995 to 2003. He played on their albums Something Wild, Hatebreeder, ...more

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Alexi Laiho is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Power metal, Thrash metal
Alexi "Wildchild" Laiho is a Finnish vocalist, composer, and guitarist. He is best known for being the lead guitarist as well as lead vocalist for melodic metal band Children of Bodom, ...more

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All Shall Perish is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Technical death metal
All Shall Perish is an American deathcore band from Northern California, formed in 2002. Currently, the band is signed to Nuclear Blast and have released four full-length albums through the ...more

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Amorphis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, Progressive metal
Amorphis is a Finnish heavy metal band founded by Jan Rechberger, Tomi Koivusaari, and Esa Holopainen in 1990. Initially, the band was a death metal act, but on later albums they evolved into ...more

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Anders Fridén is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Melodic death metal, Alternative metal
Anders Fridén is the vocalist/lyricist of the Swedish metal band In Flames. Fridén was also the vocalist of Passenger, a side project.

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Andi Deris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Power metal, Heavy metal
Andreas "Andi" Deris is a German singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of power metal band Helloween, and co-founder and former lead singer of German melodic metal ...more

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Andreas Kisser is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Goregrind, Groove metal
Andreas Rudolf Kisser is a Brazilian guitar player, songwriter and producer. He is most known for being the guitar player for the metal band Sepultura. He has been featured on every Sepultura ...more

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Claudia Uhle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Claudia Uhle Traditional music, Electronic music

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Anthrax is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Groove metal
Anthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker. The group was considered one of the leaders of the thrash metal scene ...more

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Arsis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Melodic death metal, Technical death metal
Arsis is an American technical melodic death metal band from Virginia Beach, Virginia, formed in 2000. The band is currently signed to Nuclear Blast.

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Atrocity is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Heavy metal
Atrocity is a German heavy metal band from Ludwigsburg that formed in 1985.

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Augury is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Technical death metal
Augury is a progressive death metal band from Montreal, Canada who released their debut album, Concealed in September 2004 on Galy Records, and a follow-up, Fragmentary Evidence, in July 2009 on ...more

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Avantasia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
Avantasia is a German symphonic/progressive metal supergroup project created by Tobias Sammet, vocalist of the band Edguy. It has been characterised as a rock opera, featuring the participation ...more

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Bal-Sagoth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Symphonic black metal, Black metal, Power metal
Bal-Sagoth is a symphonic black metal band from Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, formed in 1989. Originally formed as an epic/symphonic black metal band with strong death metal elements, ...more

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Before the Dawn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, Melodic death metal
Before The Dawn was a metal band from Finland, started in 1999 by Tuomas Saukkonen.

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Behemoth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Technical death metal, Black metal
Behemoth is a Polish blackened death metal band from Gdańsk, formed in 1991. They are considered to have played an important role in establishing the Polish extreme metal underground. Until the ...more

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Belphegor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Nuclear Blast Complete Artist Roster
Black metal, Blackened death metal, Death metal
Belphegor is a blackened death metal band from Salzburg, Austria. They originally formed in 1991 under the name Betrayer before changing their name in 1993. They are named after the demon