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German Black Metal Bands List

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List of German black metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as black metal solo artists from Germany are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great German music that you've never heard before. The black metal bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Germany. If you think the best German black 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 is made up of bands like Kreator and Destruction.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular black metal bands from Germany?" and "Which black metal bands started in Germany?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Kreator is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Gothic rock, Industrial metal
2
Destruction is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Nu metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal
3
Sodom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Black metal
4
Equilibrium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Symphonic black metal, Viking metal
5
Graveworm is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Symphonic black metal, Melodic death metal, Gothic metal
6
Falkenbach is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Viking metal, Black metal, Folk metal
7
Tom Angelripper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Black metal, Folk metal
8
Dark Age is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Rock music, Melodic death metal
9
Evereve is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Black metal
10
Powerwolf is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Black metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
11
Eisregen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Black metal, Heavy metal, Dark metal
12
Wolfchant is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Melodic death metal, Viking metal, Black metal
13
Absurd is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Rock Against Communism, Black metal, National Socialist black metal
14
Desaster is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
15
Tsatthoggua is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Black metal, Speed metal
16
Agathodaimon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Gothic metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
17
Dark Fortress is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
18
Samsas Traum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Black metal
19
Bethlehem is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Bethlehem Death-doom, Experimental rock, Gothic metal
20
Secrets of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
21
Endstille is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Black metal
22
Nargaroth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Black metal
23
Helrunar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Viking metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
24
Dorn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Viking metal, Black metal
25
Adorned Brood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list German Black Metal Bands List
Viking metal, Black metal, Heavy metal