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: Noumena

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Friday 17 April 2015
The Agonist
Allegaeon, Product Of HateConcert
Clifton Park, NY, United States

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The AgonistConcert The Studio at Webster Hall
New York, NY, United States
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AllegaeonConcert The Paper Box
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.710764 -73.936524

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Monday 20 April 2015
Prosper or Perish, Product Of HateConcert
Championship Bar & Grill
Trenton, United States
40.211555 -74.739166
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Thursday 30 April 2015
Five Finger Death Punch
Five Finger Death Punch, In FlamesConcert
Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium
Shreveport, United States
32.507778 -93.752778

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Monday 4 May 2015
The Charming America Tour
In Flames, All That Remains, PeripheryConcert
The National
Richmond, United States
37.541836 -77.435343

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  • Raptorg

    Modern melodic metal? What in the fuck is that even? This is the melodic death metal shoutbox, get that melodic metalcore shit out of here.

    15 days ago
  • spineshank155

    Fans of Dissection might like Unanimated, a very good but forgotten melodeath band.

    last month
  • Syndicaidramon

    Dreamshade just released their new single and it is amazing! Must-listen for every fan of Modern Melodic Metal.

    last month
  • AnaalForsage

    Death metal for neckbeards

    February 2015
  • mehmetozgun

    Have you heard ‘An Adage to Silent Recitals of Inveiglement ’ by In Revel of Seduce on #Youtube?

    January 2015
  • SXR85G

    When you don't like FHTTS check out Symbolic from Germany. Awesome Melodic Death.

    December 2014
  • PrimevalScum

    this genre is mostly mediocre to decent bands that each have a handful of great standout songs amongst their mostly generic catalogs

    December 2014
  • Raptorg

    It's funny he asked that question, when the answer is in the description of the video he linked.

    December 2014
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