Japanese Music Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List

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

This list includes Hide, Galneryus and more.

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

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Hide is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Hide Glam metal, Progressive metal, Rock music

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Galneryus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Galneryus Progressive metal, Power metal, Heavy metal

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Blood Stain Child is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Blood Stain Child Electro-industrial, Symphonic black metal, Euro-trance

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Versailles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Versailles Progressive metal, Melodic death metal, Power metal

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Mana is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Mana Neoclassical Dark Wave, Synthpop, Gothic rock

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Moi dix Mois is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Moi dix Mois Gothic rock, Industrial metal, Rock music

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The Black Mages is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
The Black Mages Neo-progressive rock, Progressive metal, Rock music

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D is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
D Progressive metal, Gothic rock, Gothic metal

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Hizaki is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Hizaki Rock music, Power metal, Symphonic metal

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Kazuno is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Japanese Symphonic Metal Bands List
Kazuno Gothic metal, Visual kei, Symphonic metal