Best Rock Bands Of All Time

Best Rock Bands of All Time

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Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath
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  • Band Name:  Black Sabbath
  • Formed:  1968
  • Founder:  Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, Ozzy Osbourne, Bill Ward
  • Origin: Aston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  1
    • Present Members:  18
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  19
  • Best Albums: Supernaut, War Pigs, Children of the Grave, Iron Man
  • Disbanded:  2006

59

Simon & Garfunkel

Simon & Garfunkel
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  • Band Name:  Simon & Garfunkel
  • Formed:  1957
  • Founder:  Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel
  • Origin: Forest Hills, Queens, New York City, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: The Boxer, My Little Town, Kathy’s Song, Homeward Bound
  • Disbanded:  1970
58

The Funk Brothers

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  • Band Name:  The Funk Brothers
  • Formed:  1959
  • Founder:  Paul Justman’s
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  13
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: Earl Van D**e , Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Live In Orlando All For You, Dancing In The Street
  • Disbanded:  1972
57

Mothers of Invention

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  • Band Name:  Mothers of Invention
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  Frank Zappa
  • Origin: California
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  37
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: Absolutely Free, Uncle Meat, One Size Fits All, Freak Out !,
  • Disbanded:  1969
56

Talking Heads

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  • Band Name:  Talking Heads
  • Formed:  1975
  • Founder:  David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, Jerry Harrison
  • Origin: New York City, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: Remain In Light, Fear Of Music, Stop Making Sense,
  • Disbanded:  1991
55

Run D.M.C

Run D.M.C.
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  • Band Name:  Run Darryl McDaniels
  • Formed:  1981
  • Founder:  Joseph Simmons, Jam Master Jay, Darryl McDaniels
  • Origin: Hollis, Queens, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  7
  • Best Albums: Raising Hell, Run-D.M.C., King Of Rock, Tougher Than Leather
  • Disbanded:  2002

54

Metallica

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  • Band Name:  Metallica
  • Formed:  1981
  • Founder:  James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Master Of Puppets, Metallica, Kill ‘Em All, And Justice For All
  • Disbanded: Till Present
53

The Isley Brothers

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  • Band Name:  The Isley Brothers
  • Formed:  1954
  • Founder:  Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley
  • Origin: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  31
  • Best Albums: Grand Slam, This Old Heart Of Mine, Twist And Shout, It’s Our Thing
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
52

The Doors

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  • Band Name:  The Doors
  • Formed:  1965
  • Founder:  Ray Manzarek
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Strange Days, Waiting For The Sun, The Soft Parade, The Very Best Of The Doors
  • Disbanded:  1973
51

The Allman Brothers Band

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  • Band Name:  The Allman Brothers Band
  • Formed:  1969
  • Founder:  Gregg Allman, Butch Trucks, Duane Allman, Dickey Betts,
  • Origin: Florida, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  19
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  11
  • Best Albums: At Fillmore East, Eat A Peach, Brothers And Sisters, Seven Turns
  • Disbanded:  1976
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Motörhead

Motörhead
  • Band Name: Motörhead
  • Formed: 1975
  • Founder: Lemmy
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 10
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Heavy metal, hard rock, speed meta
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 23
  • Best Albums: Ace of Spades, The Bronze Age, Motorhead, Everything Louder Than Everyone, I Got Mine Live
  • Disbanded: 2015
89

MC5

MC5
  • Band Name: Motor City 5
  • Formed: 1964
  • Founder: Wayne Kramer and Fred Smith
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 14
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: blues rock, hard rock, Protopunk, garage rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 16
  • Best Albums: Kick Out The Jams, High Time, Babes In Arms, Back In The USA
  • Disbanded: 1972
88

N.W.A

N.W.A
  • Band Name: Niggaz Wit Attitudes
  • Formed: 1986
  • Founder: Eazy-E
  • Origin: Compton, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 6
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: West Coast hip hop, gangsta rap
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 2
  • Best Albums: Straight Outta Compton, Express Yourself, Gangsta, Gangsta, Dopeman
  • Disbanded: 1991
87

Big Star

Big Star
  • Band Name: Big Star
  • Formed: 1971
  • Founder: Alex Chilton
  • Origin: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 7
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Rock, power pop
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 4
  • Best Albums: Radio City, In Space, Big Star Live, Nothing Can Hurt Me
  • Disbanded: 1974
86

Joy Division

Joy Division
  • Band Name: Warsaw
  • Formed: 1976
  • Founder: Sumner and Hook
  • Origin: Salford, Greater Manchester, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 4
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Post-punk
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 2
  • Best Albums: The Eternal, Atmosphere, Twenty Four Hours, Love Will Tear Us Apart
  • Disbanded: 1980
85

Dead Kennedys

Dead Kennedys
  • Band Name: Dead Kennedys
  • Formed: 1978
  • Founder: Jello Biafra
  • Origin: San Francisco, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 7
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Punk rock, Post-punk
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 4
  • Best Albums: Holiday In Cambodia, I Fought the Law, Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables, Bedtime for Democracy
  • Disbanded: 1986
84

Brian Jonestown Massacre

Brian Jonestown Massacre
  • Band Name: Brian Jonestown Massacre
  • Formed: 1988
  • Founder: Matt Hollywood
  • Origin: San Francisco, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 11
    • Present Members: 6
  • Genres: Psychedelic rock, Folk rock, Shoegazing
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 14
  • Best Albums: Methodrone, Bravery, Repetition and Noise, Strung Out In Heaven, And This Is Our Music
  • Disbanded: Till Present
83

Devo

Devo
  • Band Name: Devo
  • Formed: 1973
  • Founder: Gerald Casale and Bob Lewis
  • Origin: Kent, Ohio, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 7
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: New wave, synthpop, art punk, post-punk, art pop, electronic rock,
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 9
  • Best Albums: Freedom of Choice, Wiggly World, Girl U Want, Mongoloid
  • Disbanded: 1991
82

AC/DC

AC-DC
  • Band Name: Alternating Current, Direct Current
  • Formed: 1973
  • Founder: Malcolm and Angus Young
  • Origin: Sydney, Australia
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 14
    • Present Members: 5
  • Genres: Hard rock, blues rock, rock and roll
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 17
  • Best Albums: The Jack, You Shook Me All Night Long, Problem Child, Highway to Hell
  • Disbanded: Till Present
81

Slayer

Slayer
  • Band Name: Slayer
  • Formed: 1981
  • Founder: Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King
  • Origin: Huntington Park, California, U.S
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 3
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: Thrash metal
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 12
  • Best Albums: Reign In Blood, Hell Awaits, God Hates Us All, Christ Illusion
  • Disbanded: Till Present
80

Bikini Kill

Bikini Kill
  • Band Name: Bikini Kill
  • Formed: 1990
  • Founder: Kathleen Hanna
  • Origin: Olympia, Washington, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 4
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Punk rock, Riot grrrl
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 3
  • Best Albums: The Singles, Reject All American, Revolution Girl Style Now!, Bikini Kill
  • Disbanded: 1997
79

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden
  • Band Name: Iron Maiden
  • Formed: 1975
  • Founder: Steve Harris
  • Origin: Leyton, London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 17
    • Present Members: 6
  • Genres: Heavy metal
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 16
  • Best Albums: Burning Ambition, Running Free, The Trooper, Run To The Hills
  • Disbanded: Till Present
78

Sex Pistols

Sx Pistols
  • Band Name: Sex Pistols
  • Formed: 1975
  • Founder: Steve Jones, Paul Cook, Wally Nightingale
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 5
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Punk rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 1
  • Best Albums: Did You No Wrong, Submission, Problems, Holiday in the Sun
  • Disbanded: 1978
77

MDC

MDC
  • Band Name: Millions of Dead Cops
  • Formed: 1981
  • Founder: Not Available
  • Origin: Austin, Texas, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 7
    • Present Members: 5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 14
  • Best Albums: Millions Of Dead Cops, Metal Devil Cokes, Shades Of Brown, Magnus Dominus Corpus
  • Disbanded: 1995
76

Mudhoney

Mudhoney
  • Band Name: Mudhoney
  • Formed: 1988
  • Founder: Matt Lukin
  • Origin: Seattle, Washington, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 1
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: Noise rock, Garage punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk, Alternative rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 9
  • Best Albums: Mudhoney, Tomorrow Hit Today, The Lucky Ones, Head On The Curb
  • Disbanded: Till Present
75

A Tribe Called Quest

A Tribe Called Quest
  • Band Name: A Tribe Called Quest
  • Formed: 1985
  • Founder: Q-Tip
  • Origin: St. Albans, New York City, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 4
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Hip hop, jazz rap, alternative hip hop
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 5
  • Best Albums: Buggin’ Out, Stressed Out, Award Tour, Scenario
  • Disbanded: 1998
74

Throbbing Gristle

Throbbing Gristle
  • Band Name: Throbbing Gristle
  • Formed: 1976
  • Founder: Genesis P-Orridge
  • Origin: Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 4
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Industrial, electronic, post-punk, experimental, dark ambient,
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 8
  • Best Albums: Best Albums: The Second Annual Report, TG Now , 20 Jazz Funk Greats, The Third Mind Movements
  • Disbanded: 1981
73

The 13th Floor Elevators

The 13th Floor Elevators
  • Band Name: The 13th Floor Elevators
  • Formed: 1965
  • Founder: Roky Erickson, Tommy Hall, Stacy Sutherland
  • Origin: Austin, Texas, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 10
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Psychedelic rock, Garage rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 14
  • Best Albums: Easter Everywhere, Nobody to Love, Dust, Going Up -
  • Disbanded: 1969
72

The Killers

The Killers
  • Band Name: The Killers
  • Formed: 2001
  • Founder: Brandon Flowers, Ronnie Vannucci Jr, Mark Stoermer, Dave Keuning
  • Origin: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 3
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: Alternative rock, Indie rock, Post-punk revival, New Wave, Heartland rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 4
  • Best Albums: Hot Fuss, Battle Born, Day & Age, Direct Hits
  • Disbanded: Till Present
71

The Art of Noise

The Art of Noise
  • Band Name: The Art of Noise
  • Formed: 1983
  • Founder: JJ Jeczalik, Gary Langan, Anne Dudley
  • Origin: London, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 5
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Synthpop, Electronic, Avant-Garde, New Wave
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 5
  • Best Albums: The Drum And Bass Collection, Below The Waste, In Visible Silence, The Seduction Of Claude Debussy
  • Disbanded: 1990
70

The Slits

The Slits
  • Band Name: The Slits
  • Formed: 1976
  • Founder: Ari Up
  • Origin: London, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 13
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Post-punk, Dub, Punk rock, Experimental rock
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 4
  • Best Albums: The Return Of The Giant Slits, Typical Girls, Cut, Trapped Animal
  • Disbanded: 1982
69

The Strawberry Alarm Clock

The Strawberry Alarm Clock
  • Band Name: The Strawberry Alarm Clock
  • Formed: 1967
  • Founder: George Bunnell
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 6
    • Present Members: 14
  • Genres: Psychedelic rock, Acid rock, Psychedelic pop
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 4
  • Best Albums: The World In A Seashell, Changes, The World In A Seashell, Incense And Peppermints
  • Disbanded: 1971
68

Black Flag

Black Flag
  • Band Name: Black Flag
  • Formed: 1976
  • Founder: Greg Ginn
  • Origin: Hermosa Beach, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: 18
    • Present Members: 4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 7
  • Best Albums: Nervous Breakdown, The First Four Years, Slip It In, Family Man
  • Disbanded: 1986
67

The Band

The Band
  • Band Name:  The Band
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Garth Hudson, Richard Manuel, Robbie Robertson
  • Origin: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: N/a
    • Present Members: N/a
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  12
  • Best Albums: Stage Fright, Islands, Rock of Ages, The Band
  • Disbanded:  1977
66

The Who

The Who
  • Band Name:  The Who
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  John Entwistle, Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  2
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  11
  • Best Albums: Who Are You, Who's Next, A Quick One , My Generation
  • Disbanded:  1982
65

Thin Lizzy

Thin Lizzy
  • Band Name:  Thin Lizzy
  • Formed:  1969
  • Founder:  Brian Downey, Phil Lynott
  • Origin: Dublin, Ireland
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  20
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  12
  • Best Albums: Jailbreak, Black Rose, Johnny The Fox, Chinatown
  • Disbanded:  1983
64

Television

Television
  • Band Name: Television
  • Formed:  1973
  • Founder:  Tom Verlaine, Richard Hell
  • Origin: New York City, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  3
  • Best Albums: Adventure, The Blow-Up, Television, Marquee Moon
  • Disbanded:  1978
63

Nirvana

Nirvana
  • Band Name: Television
  • Formed:  1987
  • Founder:  Krist Novoselic, Aberdeen, Kurt Cobain
  • Origin: Aberdeen, Washington, US
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  3
  • Best Albums: School, Negative Creep, Lithium, On A Plain
  • Disbanded:  1994
62

The Temptations

The Temptations
  • Band Name:  The Temptations
  • Formed:  1960
  • Founder:  Paul Williams, Eddie Kendricks
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, US
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  19
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  43
  • Best Albums: All Directions, The Temptations Sing Smokey, Cloud Nine, Meet The Temptations
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
61

The Supremes

The Supremes
  • Band Name:  The Supremes
  • Formed:  1959
  • Founder:  Florence Ballard
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  29
  • Best Albums: Where Did Our Love Go, The Supremes A' Go-Go, Meet The Supremes, We Remember Sam Cooke
  • Disbanded:  1977
60

Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath
  • Band Name:  Black Sabbath
  • Formed:  1968
  • Founder:  Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, Ozzy Osbourne, Bill Ward
  • Origin: Aston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  1
    • Present Members:  18
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  19
  • Best Albums: Supernaut, War Pigs, Children of the Grave, Iron Man
  • Disbanded:  2006
59

Simon & Garfunkel

Simon & Garfunkel
  • Band Name:  Simon & Garfunkel
  • Formed:  1957
  • Founder:  Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel
  • Origin: Forest Hills, Queens, New York City, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members: N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: The Boxer, My Little Town, Kathy’s Song, Homeward Bound
  • Disbanded:  1970
58

The Funk Brothers

The Funk Brothers
  • Band Name:  The Funk Brothers
  • Formed:  1959
  • Founder:  Paul Justman's
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  13
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: Earl Van Dyke , Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Live In Orlando All For You, Dancing In The Street
  • Disbanded:  1972
57

Mothers of Invention

Mothers of Invention
  • Band Name:  Mothers of Invention
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  Frank Zappa
  • Origin: California
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  37
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: Absolutely Free, Uncle Meat, One Size Fits All, Freak Out !,
  • Disbanded:  1969
56

Talking Heads

Talking Heads
  • Band Name:  Talking Heads
  • Formed:  1975
  • Founder:  David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, Jerry Harrison
  • Origin: New York City, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: Remain In Light, Fear Of Music, Stop Making Sense,
  • Disbanded:  1991
55

Run D.M.C

Run D.M.C.
  • Band Name:  Run Darryl McDaniels
  • Formed:  1981
  • Founder:  Joseph Simmons, Jam Master Jay, Darryl McDaniels
  • Origin: Hollis, Queens, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  7
  • Best Albums: Raising Hell, Run-D.M.C., King Of Rock, Tougher Than Leather
  • Disbanded:  2002
54

Metallica

Metallica
  • Band Name:  Metallica
  • Formed:  1981
  • Founder:  James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Master Of Puppets, Metallica, Kill 'Em All, And Justice For All
  • Disbanded: Till Present
53

The Isley Brothers

The Isley Brothers
  • Band Name:  The Isley Brothers
  • Formed:  1954
  • Founder:  Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley
  • Origin: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  31
  • Best Albums: Grand Slam, This Old Heart Of Mine, Twist And Shout, It's Our Thing
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Doors

The Doors
  • Band Name:  The Doors
  • Formed:  1965
  • Founder:  Ray Manzarek
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Strange Days, Waiting For The Sun, The Soft Parade, The Very Best Of The Doors
  • Disbanded:  1973
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The Allman Brothers Band

The Allman Brothers Band
  • Band Name:  The Allman Brothers Band
  • Formed:  1969
  • Founder:  Gregg Allman, Butch Trucks, Duane Allman, Dickey Betts,
  • Origin: Florida, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  19
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  11
  • Best Albums: At Fillmore East, Eat A Peach, Brothers And Sisters, Seven Turns
  • Disbanded:  1976
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The Byrds

The Byrds
  • Band Name:  The Byrds
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  Roger McGuinn
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  11
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  12
  • Best Albums: Sweetheart Of The Rodeo, Younger Than Yesterday, Fifth Dimension, The Byrds' Greatest Hits
  • Disbanded:  1973
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The Clash

The Clash
  • Band Name:  The Clash
  • Formed:  1976
  • Founder:  Mick Jones
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  11
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: London Calling, Sandinista!, Combat Rock, Cut The Crap
  • Disbanded:  1986
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The Coasters

The Coasters
  • Band Name:  The Coasters
  • Formed:  1955
  • Founder:  Carl Gardner, Bobby Nunn
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  16
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Coasters Greatest Hits, Coasting, On Broadway, One by One
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Ventures

The Ventures
  • Band Name:  The Ventures
  • Formed:  1958
  • Founder:  Don Wilson, Bob Bogle
  • Origin: Tacoma, Washington, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  11
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: The Ventures In Space, Surfing, The Ventures, Another Smash
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Faces

The Faces
  • Band Name:  The Faces
  • Formed:  1969
  • Founder:  Rick Wills, Kenney Jones, Steve Marriott, Jimmy Winston, Ian McLagan, Jimmy McCulloch, Ronnie Lane
  • Origin: London, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: Ooh La La, Five Guys Walk Into A Bar..., First Step, Long Player
  • Disbanded:  1975
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Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
  • Band Name:  The Miracles
  • Formed:  1955
  • Founder:  Smokey Robinson, Pete Moore, Ronald White
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  16
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  25
  • Best Albums: Make It Happen, Away We A Go-Go, A Pocket Full Of Miracles, One Dozen Roses
  • Disbanded:  1978
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Tenement

Tenement
  • Band Name:  Tenement
  • Formed:  Rock Band formed in 2006
  • Founder:  Not Availabale
  • Origin: Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  3
  • Best Albums: Predatory Headlights, Napalm Dream, The Blind Wink, Taking Everything b/w Daylight World
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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Sonic Youth

Spooky Tooth
  • Band Name:  Sonic Youth
  • Formed:  1981
  • Founder:  Thurston Moore, Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo
  • Origin: New York City, New York, U.S
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: 17
  • Best Albums: Sister, Dirty, Washing Machine, Murray Street
  • Disbanded:  2011
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The Kinks

The Kinks
  • Band Name:  The Kinks
  • Formed:  1963
  • Founder:  Dave, Ray Davies
  • Origin: Muswell Hill, London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  12
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  24
  • Best Albums: Celluloid Heroes, Something Else By The Kinks, Face To Face, Kinks
  • Disbanded:  1996
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Santana

Santana
  • Band Name:  Santana
  • Formed:  1967
  • Founder:  Mexican guitarist Carlos Santana.
  • Origin: San Francisco, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  56
    • Present Members:  18
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  23
  • Best Albums: Abraxas, Santana, Caravanserai, Moonflower
  • Disbanded:  Till present
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Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP)

Red Hot Chili Peppers(RHCP)
  • Band Name:  Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Formed:  1983.
  • Founder:  Anthony Kiedis, Hillel Slovak, Flea, Jack Irons
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  10
  • Best Albums: Californication, Blood Sugar Sex Magik, Stadium Arcadium, Mother's Milk
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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Spooky Tooth

Spooky Tooth
  • Band Name:  Spooky Tooth
  • Formed:  1967
  • Founder:  Gary Wright, Mick Jones
  • Origin: Carlisle, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  23
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Spooky Two, Ceremony, The Last Puff, Witness
  • Disbanded:  1970
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The Impressions

The Impressions
  • Band Name:  The Impressions
  • Formed:  1958
  • Founder:  Not Available
  • Origin: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  17
  • Best Albums: The Impressions, People Get Ready, The Young Mods' Forgotten Story, Big Sixteen
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Yardbirds

The Yardbirds
  • Band Name:  The Yardbirds
  • Formed:  1963
  • Founder:  Relf, Samwell-Smith
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  22
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: Bird land, Stroll on, For Your Love, Little Games
  • Disbanded:  1968
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The Beastie Boys

The Beastie Boys
  • Band Name:  The Beastie Boys
  • Formed:  1981.
  • Founder:  Michael Diamond, Adam Yauch, Adam Horovitz
  • Origin: New York City, New York,United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: Hello Nasty, Paul’s Boutique, Hello Nasty, The Mix-Up, To the 5 Boroughs
  • Disbanded:  2012
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Aerosmith

Aerosmith
  • Band Name:  Aerosmith
  • Formed:  1970
  • Founder:  Steven Tyler
  • Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  15
  • Best Albums: Toys In The Attic, Get A Grip, Get Your Wings, Permanent Vacation
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The New York Dolls

The New York Dolls
  • Band Name:  The New York Dolls
  • Formed:  1971.
  • Founder:  Sylvain Sylvain, Billy Murcia
  • Origin: New York City, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  21
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: Too Much Too Soon, Cause I Sez So , Dancing Backwards In High Heels, Seven Day Weekend
  • Disbanded:  1977
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The Eagles

The Eagles
  • Band Name: The Eagles
  • Formed:  1971
  • Founder:  Glenn Frey, Randy Meisner,Don Henley, Bernie Leadon
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California,United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  7
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  7
  • Best Albums: Hotel California, One Of These Nights, The Long Run, Eagles
  • Disbanded:  1980
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Public Enemy

Public Enemy
  • Band Name:  Public Enemy
  • Formed:  1982
  • Founder:  Chuck D, Khari Wynn, Flavor Flav,Professor Griff
  • Origin: Long Island, New York City,New York, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  6
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  13
  • Best Albums: Fear of a Black Planet, New Whirl Odor, Bring the Noise, Give It Up
  • Disbanded:  1994
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The White Stripes

The White Stripes
  • Band Name:  The White Stripes
  • Formed:  1997
  • Founder:  Jack White, Meg White
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: Elephant, White Blood Cells, Icky Thump, Get Behind Me Satan
  • Disbanded:  2011
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The Everly Brothers

The Everly Brothers
  • Band Name:  The Everly Brothers
  • Formed:  1957
  • Founder:  Don Everly, Phil Everly
  • Origin: American
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  21
  • Best Albums: The Everly Brothers, A Date With The Everly Brothers, Songs Our Daddy Taught Us, Roots
  • Disbanded:  1973
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The Staple Singers

The Staple Singers
  • Band Name:  The Staple Singers
  • Formed:  1948
  • Founder:  Cleotha, Pervis, Mavis, Yvonne
  • Origin: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  5
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums: N.A
  • Best Albums: Freedom Highway, City In The Sky, Turning Point, Swing Low Sweet, Chariot
  • Disbanded:  1994
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Ike & Tina Turner

Ike & Tina Turner
  • Band Name:  Ike & Tina Turner
  • Formed:  1960
  • Founder:  Ike Turner, Tina Turner
  • Origin: East St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  27
  • Best Albums: River Deep - Mountain High, The Soul Of Ike & Tina Turner, Live In Paris, Proud Mary
  • Disbanded:  1976
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Queen

Queen
  • Band Name:  Queen
  • Formed:  1970.
  • Founder:  Roger Taylor, Freddie Mercury, Brian May, John Deacon
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  2
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  15
  • Best Albums: A Night At The Opera, Sheer Heart Attack, A Day At The Races, Innuendo
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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Green Day

Green Day
  • Band Name:  Green Day
  • Formed:  1986
  • Founder:  Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt
  • Origin: East Bay, California, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  11
  • Best Albums: American Idiot, Nimrod, Warning, Kerplunk
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips
  • Band Name:  The Flaming Lips
  • Formed:  1983.
  • Founder:  Wayne Coyne, Mark, Michael Ivins
  • Origin: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  8
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  17
  • Best Albums: The Soft Bulletin, Embryonic, Zaireeka, At War With The Mystics
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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KISS

KISS
  • Band Name:  KISS
  • Formed:  1973
  • Founder:  Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Lew Linet
  • Origin: New York City, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  20
  • Best Albums: Destroyer, Dynasty, Love Gun, Creatures Of The Night
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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Blur

Blur
  • Band Name: Blur
  • Formed: 1988.
  • Founder: Dave Rowntree, Damon Albarn, Alex James, Graham Coxon
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: Parklife, Modern Life is Rubbish, Blur, The Magic Whip
  • Disbanded:  2003
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The Mamas & the Papas

The Mamas & the Papas
  • Band Name:  The Mamas & the Papas
  • Formed:  1965
  • Founder:  John, Michelle Phillips
  • Origin: New York City, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: I Call Your Name, Words of Love, Hits Of Gold, Gold
  • Disbanded:  1968
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The Body

The Body
  • Band Name:  The Body
  • Formed:  1999
  • Founder:  Drummer Lee Buford, Chip King
  • Origin: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: No One Deserves Happiness, Number One Of Three, I Shall Die Here, The Body & Krieg
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Ronettes

The Ronettes
  • Band Name:  The Ronettes
  • Formed:  1959
  • Founder:  Not Availabale
  • Origin: New York, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  6
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  1
  • Best Albums: Be My Baby, Best Of The Ronettes, Be My Baby: The Very Best Of The Ronettes, Today's Hits
  • Disbanded: 1967
19

Steely Dan

Steely Dan
  • Band Name:  Steely Dan
  • Formed:  1972
  • Founder:  Walter Becker, Donald Fagen
  • Origin: Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  7
    • Present Members:  2
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  9
  • Best Albums: Aja, Pretzel Logic, Countdown To Ecstasy, Gaucho
  • Disbanded:  1981
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ZZ Top

ZZ Top
  • Band Name:  ZZ Top
  • Formed:  1969
  • Founder:  Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard
  • Origin: Houston, Texas, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  15
  • Best Albums: Fandango!, Tejas, El Loco, La Futura
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Runaways

The Runaways
  • Band Name:  The Runaways
  • Formed:  1975
  • Founder:  Sandy West, t Joan Jett
  • Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  9
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: The Runaways, Queens Of Noise, And Now... The Runaways, Live In Japan
  • Disbanded:  1979
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Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys
  • Band Name: Arctic Monkeys
  • Formed:  2002
  • Founder:  Andy Nicholson
  • Origin: Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  1
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  5
  • Best Albums: Whatever People Say I Am, Crying Lightning, Don’t Sit Down, Fluorescent Adolescent, On The Run From The MI5
  • Disbanded:  2014
15

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Band Name:  Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Formed:  1964
  • Founder:  My Backyard
  • Origin: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  7
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  14
  • Best Albums: Second Helping, Endangered Species, Gimme Back My Bullets, Vicious Cycle
  • Disbanded:  1977
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John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers

John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers
  • Band Name:  John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers
  • Formed:  1963
  • Founder:  John Mayall
  • Origin: London, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  32
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  56
  • Best Albums: Wake Up Call, Crusade, The Blues Alone, Live In 1967
  • Disbanded:  1970
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Outkast

Outkast
  • Band Name:  Outkast
  • Formed:  1992
  • Founder:  André Benjamin, Antwan Patton
  • Origin: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  2
    • Present Members:  N/A
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: The Love Below, Idlewild, ATLiens, Aquemini
  • Disbanded:  2006
12

Big Brother and the Holding Company

Big Brother and the Holding Company
  • Band Name:  Big Brother
  • Formed:  1965
  • Founder:  Not Available
  • Origin: San Francisco, California
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  10
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: Cheap Thrills, Bye Bye Baby, Piece of My Heart, Down on Me
  • Disbanded: 1968
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Blondie

Blondie
  • Band Name: Blondie
  • Formed: 1974
  • Founder:  Debbie Harry, Chris Stein
  • Origin: New York, New York, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  12
    • Present Members:  6
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  10
  • Best Albums: Parallel Lines, Blondie, Autoamerican, The Best Of Blondie
  • Disbanded:  1982
10

Joyce Manor

Joyce Manor
  • Band Name:  Joyce Manor
  • Formed:  2008
  • Founder:  Barry Johnson, Chase Knobbe, Jeff Enzor, Matt Ebert
  • Origin: Torrance, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  1
    • Present Members:  4
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  3
  • Best Albums: Joyce Manor, End Of Summer, Heart Tatto, Ew Gross
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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Muse

Muse
  • Band Name:  Muse
  • Formed:  1994
  • Founder:  Matt Bellamy, Dominic Howard's, Carnage Mayhem
  • Origin: Teignmouth, Devon, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  3
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  7
  • Best Albums: Absolution, The Resistance, Drones, The 2nd Law
  • Disbanded: Till Present
8

Cloud Nothings

Cloud Nothings
  • Band Name:  Cloud Nothings
  • Formed:  2009
  • Founder:  Dylan Baldi
  • Origin: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  1
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: Leave You Forever, Didn’t You, Cut You, Turning On
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
7

Genesis

Genesis
  • Band Name:  Genesis
  • Formed:  1967.
  • Founder:  Mike Rutherford, Anthony Phillips, Chris Stewart, Peter Gabriel,
  • Origin: Godalming, Surrey, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  8
    • Present Members: 3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  15
  • Best Albums: Selling England By The Pound, Foxtrot, A Trick Of The Tail, Wind And Wuthering
  • Disbanded:  1998
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Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire
  • Band Name:  Arcade Fire
  • Formed:  2001
  • Founder:  Win Butler, Josh Deu,
  • Origin: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  8
    • Present Members:  6
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  4
  • Best Albums: Funeral, Arcade Fire, Reflektor, Neon Bible
  • Disbanded:  Till present
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Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam
  • Band Name:  Pearl Jam
  • Formed:  1990
  • Founder:  Stone Gossard, Jeff Ament
  • Origin: Seattle, Washington, U.S.
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  10
  • Best Albums: Ten, Vitalogy, Yield, No Code
  • Disbanded:  Till present
4

The National

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  • Band Name:  The National
  • Formed:  1999
  • Founder:  Scott, Bryan Devendorf, Aaron Dessner
  • Origin: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  5
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  6
  • Best Albums: Boxer, High Violet, Alligator, Trouble Will Find Me
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
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The Sisters of Mercy

The Sisters of Mercy
  • Band Name:  The Sisters of Mercy
  • Formed:  1977
  • Founder:  Gary Marx, Andrew Eldritch
  • Origin: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  11
    • Present Members:  3
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  3
  • Best Albums: I Was Wrong, Body and Soul / Train, The Damage Done, Vision Thing
  • Disbanded: 1980
2

Beach Boys

Beach Boys
  • Band Name:  Beach Boys
  • Formed:  1961
  • Founder:  Brian, Dennis, Carl Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine
  • Origin: Hawthorne, California, United States
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members:  4
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  29
  • Best Albums: Pet Sounds, The Smile Sessions, Today!, Sunflower
  • Disbanded:  Till Present
1

Rainbow

Rainbow
  • Band Name:  Rainbow
  • Formed:  1975
  • Founder:  Ritchie Blackmore
  • Origin: Hertford, Hertfordshire, England
  • No of Members:
    • Past Members: N/A
    • Present Members:  5
  • Genres: Hardcore punk, Sludge metal, Heavy metal, Post-hardcore
  • No of Albums:
    • Studios Albums:  8
  • Best Albums: Rising, Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll, Down To earth, Difficult to Cure
  • Disbanded:  1984

Music is a passion for many of us. I am also a big fan of music, and I love to listen to the music of different genre. I tried my best to put most of the best bands in this list. Now if u have any other band names in your collection, you can suggest me. I would love to have your suggestions, and I will never mind adding to the list.