r/melodicdeathmetal

10,240 subscribers
created in 2011


Melodic death metal is a heavy metal music style that combines elements from the new wave of British heavy metal with elements of death metal. The term Gothenburg metal is often used to describe bands associated with or stylistically similar to the melodic death metal scene that originated around Gothenburg, Sweden.

This is a place for news, reviews, videos and discussion of your favorite melodic death metal bands.

https://reddit.com/r/melodicdeathmetal
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Shreddit: Heavy Metal

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melodicdeathmetal 35.18%
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r/Deathmetal
12k subscribers

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melodicdeathmetal 7.69%
6.53% Deathmetal
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https://reddit.com/r/progmetal
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1.69% progmetal
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https://reddit.com/r/PowerMetal
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3.37% PowerMetal
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9k subscribers

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https://reddit.com/r/folkmetal
melodicdeathmetal 5.53%
6.68% folkmetal
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https://reddit.com/r/Deathcore
melodicdeathmetal 5.39%
2.24% Deathcore
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51k subscribers

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This is a place for news, reviews, videos and discussion of your favorite metalcore bands.

https://reddit.com/r/Metalcore
melodicdeathmetal 9.82%
0.97% Metalcore
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1.46% Djent
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melodicdeathmetal 2.75%
4.9% symphonicmetal
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https://reddit.com/r/metalguitar
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2.92% metalguitar
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https://reddit.com/r/MetalPorn
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3.18% MetalPorn
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6k subscribers

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https://reddit.com/r/thrashmetal
melodicdeathmetal 1.64%
3.34% thrashmetal
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https://reddit.com/r/Metal101
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3.97% Metal101
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A subreddit dedicated to the grandest of metal.

https://reddit.com/r/epicmetal
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