Here are the best new metal bands of 2020. This list of good new metal bands features upcoming groups in a variety of sub-genres. From the top new heavy metal bands, to the best new death metal bands and melancholic doom groups, these rising metal artists to watch in 2020 are entering the the decade with fresh energy, and aggressively dark metal songs. Additionally, this list of modern metal bands features the best new hardcore bands and best metalcore bands that are on their way up in 2020.
Who do you think best new alternative metal bands are today? Which recent metal groups have released the best new metal albums of 2020 so far?
Vote up the best new heavy metal bands of 2020 below, and be sure to add any that you feel we may have missed.
- 11131Deep As Ocean (DAO) is a modern metal band from Milan, Italy. They released their debut album,... more
- 12571Stain The Canvas is an Italian metalcore band. Founded in Milan, the group is comprised of... more
- 5547Shepherds Reign is Polynesian metal band from South Auckland, New Zealand.... more
- 6762Savage Hands is an American Rock band from Waldord, Maryland.... more
- 5852Downswing is an American hardcore band from Albany New York.... more
- 7067RedHook is an Australian rock band from Sydney, formed in 2017. The band consists of guitarist... more
Nothing LeftNothing Left is an American supergroup that formed in 2016. The band played their first shows... more
- 4750Leeched is a British hardcore band, formed in 2017 in Manchester, UK.... more
BonesteelBonesteel is an alternative metal band from Los Angeles, CA.... more
- 3235HARMED is a Hungarian metal band founded in 2017 in Budapest. The group is comprised of... more
VagrantsVagrants is an American post-hardcore band from Pensacola, FL. The group is comprised of... more
- 3438Earthshatter is a Canadian metal band from Toronto. The group is comprised of vocalist Kyle... more
- 2122Saving Vice is an independent American metalcore band from New England, founded in 2017. It is... more
- 2427Imonolith is a Canadian metal band from Vancouver. Drummer Ryan Van Poederooyen and guitarist... more
- 1820Ivy Crown is a Danish melodic metalcore band from Copenhagen.... more
- 2430Toothgrinder is an American metal band from Asbury Park, New Jersey. Their debut album, I AM,... more
The Last Element
- 1424The Last Element is a Dutch heavy metal band from Amsterdam, NL.... more