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Metalcore Bands

Can you guess the names of these prominent metalcore bands from the clues provided?
Bands are in alphabetical order.
For metalcore's uglier sibling, try Deathcore Bands, or check out the rest of NateVoD's Heavy Metal Trivia series here.
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Last updated: April 15, 2024
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If It Means A Lot To You
Florida band who blend metalcore with pop-punk. Other singles include "The Downfall Of Us All".
A Day To Remember
The Fall Of Ideals
Massachusetts band formed by vocalist Philip Labonte after his departure from Shadows Fall.
All That Remains
Frail Words Collapse
Band fronted by Tim Lambesis, who in 2014 was jailed for 6 years after attempting to hire a hitman to kill his estranged wife.
As I Lay Dying
Animals
UK band fronted by Sam Carter & featuring twin brothers Tom & Dan Searle, until Tom tragically died of skin cancer in 2016.
Architects
Alone In A Room
UK band featuring a major Egyptian city in its name. Albums include "Stand Up and Scream".
Asking Alexandria
Suicide Notes and Butterfly Kisses
California goth & emo influenced band, named after a character from "The Never-ending Story".
Atreyu
Middle Fingers Up
Atlanta band named after a steppes nomad conquerer. Known for their rap & nu metal influences.
Attila
Constellations
Pennsylvanian band twice nominated for an Emmy for Best Metal Performance, for the songs "Identity" & "Invisible Enemy".
August Burns Red
Unholy Confessions
Hugely successful California band fronted by M. Shadows & featuring drummer Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan, who died in 2009.
Avenged Sevenfold
Just Pretend
Virginia band fronted by Noah Sebastian. Other singles include "The Death Of Peace Of Mind".
Bad Omens
The Silent Circus
Progressive metalcore group from North Carolina whose other albums include "Colors", "Alaska" and "The Great Misdirect".
Between The Buried And Me
Can You Feel My Heart
Successful UK band featuring Oli Sykes. They were originally deathcore before branching out into metalcore & other genres.
Bring Me The Horizon
Tears Don't Fall
Welsh band, originally known as "Jeff Killed John", featuring vocalist Matt Tuck. Other singles include "Your Betrayal".
Bullet For My Valentine
Jane Doe
Acclaimed & influential Massachusetts "mathcore" band fronted by Jacob Bannon who also does the band's artwork.
Converge
Dead Throne
Ohio band who share named after a novel which was adapted into an 2006 film starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway.
The Devil Wears Prada
Ire Works
Influential but now defunct New Jersey band fronted by Greg Puciato. Their music is sometimes descibed as 'mathcore".
The Dillinger Escape Plan
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Destroy the Machines
NYC vegan straight edge band who proved influential on the later metalcore scene with their landmark 1993 EP "Firestorm".
Earth Crisis
Hot Damn!
Acclaimed, now defunct band from Buffalo, NY, featuring brothers Keith & Jordan Buckley. Other albums include "Low Teens".
Every Time I Die
The Drug In Me Is You
Las Vegas band formed by Ronnie Radke after he was kicked out of Escape The Fate and serving time in prison.
Falling In Reverse
Dear Youth
California band once known as "A Dying Dream" who went on hiatus for several years after members were seriously injured in a bus crash.
The Ghost Inside
Satisfaction Is the Death of Desire
Connecticut band fronted by the bandana wearing Jamie Jasta. Their music is sometimes described as "beatdown hardcore".
Hatebreed
Pisces
Ukrainian band fronted by Tatiana Shmayluk. Despite the band's name none of its members are redheads.
Jinjer
The End of Heartache
Huge Massachusetts band fronted by Jesse Leach. Other albums include "Alive or Just Breathing".
Killswitch Engage
Counting Worms
Kentucky band whose name sounds like a good reason to visit the dentist. Their debut is 2016's "Laugh Tracks".
Knocked Loose
Laid to Rest
Huge Virginia band, fronted by Randy Blythe & once known as "Burn the Priest". Albums include "Ashes of the Wake".
Lamb of God
Graveyard Shift
Pennsylvanian band fronted by Chris Motionless, known for their over the top gothic image & sound.
Motionless In White
Bless the Martyr, Kiss the Child
Georgia band who take their moniker from Marilyn Monroe's real name.
Norma Jean
Horizons
Australian band named after the street of the house they rehearsed & performed gigs at during their early days.
Parkway Drive
Ascendancy
Florida band whose name is Latin for "a place where 3 roads meet" & relates to the band's blend of thrash, death metal & metalcore.
Trivium
The Oncoming Storm
Massachusetts band whose name is a synonym for "excavate" or "exhume".
Unearth
Define the Great Line
Florida outfit who identified as a Christian band in it's early days but have since distanced themselves from the label.
Underoath
Deadweight
Florida band originally known as "Empires". Other albums include "Manic" and "Blueprints".
Wage War
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