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France has a thriving metalcore scene that has produced some incredible bands over the years. With their unique blend of hardcore and heavy metal, these bands have managed to capture the attention of metal fans all over the world. In this blog, we will be looking at the 10 best metalcore bands from France in the last 5 years.

1. Betraying the Martyrs 

Betraying the Martyrs is a French metalcore band that was formed in 2008. They have released four full-length albums to date, and their latest album "Rapture" was released in 2019. Their music is known for its heavy breakdowns and soaring melodies, and their live performances are always electrifying.


2. Novelists FR 

Novelists FR is a metalcore band from Paris that was formed in 2013. They have released three full-length albums, and their latest album "C'est La Vie" was released in 2020. Their music is characterized by intricate guitar work and melodic choruses, and their live shows are always full of energy.


3. LANDMVRKS 

LANDMVRKS is a metalcore band from Marseille that was formed in 2014. They have released three full-length albums, and their latest album "Lost in the Waves" was released in 2020. Their music is known for its heavy riffs and intense breakdowns, and their live shows are always a mosh pit frenzy.


4. Shoot the Girl First 

Shoot the Girl First is a metalcore band from Paris that was formed in 2010. They have released three full-length albums, and their latest album "May the Best Man Win" was released in 2018. Their music is characterized by catchy hooks and heavy breakdowns, and their live shows are always a wild ride.


5. A Call to Sincerity 

A Call to Sincerity is a metalcore band from Toulouse that was formed in 2010. They have released three full-length albums, and their latest album "Through the Ashes" was released in 2018. Their music is known for its heavy breakdowns and catchy choruses, and their live shows are always a high-energy affair.


6. Rise of the Northstar 

Rise of the Northstar is a metalcore band from Paris that was formed in 2008. They have released three full-length albums, and their latest album "Legacy of Shi" was released in 2018. Their music is characterized by their fusion of metalcore and Japanese culture, and their live shows are a visual spectacle.


7. Demande à la poussière 

Demande à la poussière is a metalcore band from Paris that was formed in 2011. They have released two full-length albums, and their latest album "Quiétude Hostile" was released in 2020. Their music is characterized by their use of unconventional instruments such as the accordion and saxophone, and their live shows are always a unique and engaging experience.


8. The Butcher's Rodeo 

The Butcher's Rodeo is a metalcore band from Bordeaux that was formed in 2011. They have released two full-length albums, and their latest album "Backstabbers Parade" was released in 2017. Their music is characterized by heavy breakdowns and complex arrangements, and their live shows are always a chaotic spectacle.

9. Beyond the Styx 

Beyond the Styx is a metalcore band from Lyon that was formed in 2012. They have released two full-length albums, and their latest album "Stiigma" was released in 2021. Their music is known for its heavy breakdowns and catchy choruses, and their live shows are always a high-energy affair.


10. Resolve 

Resolve is a metalcore band from Nantes that formed in 2014. Their sound is characterized by aggressive riffs, heavy breakdowns, and raw vocals. They have released two full-length albums, with their latest release "Echoes" coming out in 2021.


In conclusion, the French metalcore scene is a force to be reckoned with, and these 10 bands are just a small sampling of the talent that can be found in the country. Whether you're a fan of heavy breakdowns or melodic hooks, there's something for everyone in the French metalcore scene.