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The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 14, 2019 3k votes 592 voters 55.3k views 55 items

Mathcore artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good mathcore bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top mathcore bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Mathcore groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all mathcore bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest mathcore bands of all time, since the most famous mathcore artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best mathcore music.

You can click on the mathcore band names to see more information about that particular notable mathcore group. If they're near the top of the best mathcore artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top mathcore bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the mathcore band names themselves.

Everything from August Burns Red to The Dillinger Escape Plan is included on this list. Rank the best artists on the list to see them get to the top. Don't like Mudvayne or Meshuggah? Give them a thumbs down.

All important, significant and iconic names in mathcore music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new mathcore bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of mathcore, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into mathcore music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good mathcore bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent mathcore bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best mathcore bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest mathcore musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular mathcore bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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The Dillinger Escape Pla... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Converge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Norma Jean is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Every Time I Die is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Chariot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Fall of Troy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Number Twelve Looks ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Protest the Hero is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Meshuggah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Rolo Tomassi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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PsyOpus is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Locust is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Sikth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Architects is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Dance Gavin Dance is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Born of Osiris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Veil of Maya is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Arsonists Get All the Gi... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Human Abstract is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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HeavyHeavyLowLow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Behold... The Arctopus ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Blood Brothers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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The Bled is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists
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Cave In is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Mathcore Bands/Artists