Melodic death metal

Melodic death metal (also referred to as melodeath) is a subgenre of metal which adds melody to the intensity of death metal. The genre is also known as Gothenburg metal, a reference to the city in Sweden where it originated. Originally the genre combined the harmony style and groove melodies of heavy metal with the harsh thrashing sound and vocals of death metal. Early melodic metal bands seem to have taken lots of influence from American bands Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Amon Amarth

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Tuesday 11 August 2015
Insomnium
Omnium GatherumConcert
Gramercy Theatre
New York, United States
40.7399 -73.984911

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Thursday 13 August 2015
Insomnium
Omnium GatherumConcert
The Palladium
Worcester MA, United States
42.266757 -71.800906

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Sunday 16 August 2015
Shadows Over North America
Insomnium, Omnium GatherumConcert
Token Lounge
Westland, Detroit MI, United States
42.354837 -83.327079

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Thursday 20 August 2015
SUMMER SLAUGHTER TOUR
Arch Enemy, ObscuraConcert
Marquee Theatre
Tempe, Phoenix AZ, United States
33.436787 -111.944002

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Monday 24 August 2015
Shadows Over North America
Insomnium, Omnium GatherumConcert
El Corazón
Seattle WA, United States
47.618802 -122.329261

8 going

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Wednesday 26 August 2015
Shadows Over North America
Insomnium, Omnium GatherumConcert
Thee Parkside
San Francisco, United States
37.765044 -122.399885

4 going

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  • NargaCuuga

    Fuck Elitist. I love this genre~

    14 days ago
  • Khvaser

    The worst genre ever.

    20 days ago
  • carli666

    ZİGGURAT - Kudretim Var (2015) New song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8FH911O1ss

    27 days ago
  • SXR85G

    All these bands that appear at the top artists, haven't much to do with melodic death, because they mixing it with female folk pop metal. German bands like Neaera, Heaven Shall Burn, Fall of Serenity and Symbolic understand much more about pure melodic death.

    last month
  • zeboki

    Destrage <3

    last month
  • christhjian

    Most of Dreamshade's stuff can be considered melodic dm... first album basically entirely. Their second album is more metalcore influenced. Few of my latest melodeath finds are Gates of Ishtar, Sacramentum (melodic black/death like Dissection) and Roots of Death.

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  • friendlyfire92

    @feelmyterror Dude, not liking every genre is not the same as being "elitist true metalhead". As he said, this is the melodic death metal page.

    last month
  • gleicisouz

    <3 \\m/,

    May 2015
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