List of Japanese Thrash metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as Thrash 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 Thrash 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 Thrash 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.
Artists on this list include Sabbat and The Piass.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular Thrash metal bands from Japan?" and "Which Thrash metal bands started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.