Well, there's a Polish and an Irish thread, all that's lacking is Dutch one! Use this thread to discover and discuss Dutch Metal bands! Here's some bands: AFTER FOREVER (Gothic Metal, great stuff!) THE GATHERING (Well, you know them...) ORPHANAGE (Diverse Doom/Death Metal with lots of variation and dynamics) DETONATION (Aggressive and melodic Death/Thrash like At The Gates, Death, Dark Tranquillity etc. Listen to their songs here) WITHIN TEMPTATION (Best known and most popular Gotchic Metal band from Holland) VIRULENT (Brutal & Occult Death Metal like Vader/ Morbid Angel/ Krisiun, excellent young band! Listen to their songs here) WHISPERING GALLERY (Melodic and Emotional Doom Metal, listen to their songs here) ISCARIOT (Blackened Metal, listen to their songs here) PLEURISY (Brutal melodic Death/Thrash, great band! Listen to their songs here) GOD DETHRONED (Well, what do you expect with that bandname, Desecrating, melodic, Blackened Death/Thrash, great band! Listen to a song here) SEVERE TORTURE (Brutal Gore Death Metal like Cannibal Corpse) PYAEMIA (Brutal Death/Grind, album out on Unique Leader) DISAVOWED (Brutal Gore Death Metal, also album out on Unique Leader) SINISTER (Brutal Death Metal, released several albums on Nuclear Blast) HOUWITSER (Brutal Death Metal, signed to Osmose) MANGLED (Brutal Death Metal, album out on Hammerheart) THANATOS (Old Dutch Death Metal, latest album out on Hammerheart) IMBOLC (Aggressive Death/Thrash) ORDO DRACONIS (Symphonic Black Metal, album out on Skaldic Art Recs. Listen to their songs here) CALLENISH CIRCLE (Melodic Death/Thrash, album out on Metal Blade) ALTAR (Aggressive Death Metal, split up, but recently resurrected!) Dutch progressive Metallers SUN CAGED have their forum here at UM! Check them out. That should be enough for you to get your teeth into for a while, now on!!