Best Band/songs You Have Heard of...

  1. Inspired by the previous thread best bands you've neverheard of I decided to make one where people can just list their favorite bands that others will most likely reconize.

    I will start with a few:

    Bad Relgion
    Green Day
    Nirvana
    Catch 22
    Sublime
     
  2. jcsd
  3. michelle branch (not a band i know...)
    our lady peace
    feeder
    hell is for heroes
    lifehouse
    black lab
    placebo
    no doubt
    nickelback (how cud i forget...?*hits head* shud really go and look at my albums)
    linkin park

    okay...this is where i have a complete mindblank....
     
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  4. Disturbed
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    Creed
    Metallica
    Nickelback
    Eiffel 65
     
  5. Red Hot Chili Peppers and Coldplay off the top of my head.
     
  6. Tom Mattson

    Tom Mattson 5,539
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    Thumbing through my CD collection, I find...

    Classic (60's-70's)
    Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Beatles, Stones, Cream, Early Van Halen, James Brown, Most Any Motown, Aretha Franklin, Janis Joplin, Maceo Parker, Otis Redding, Sly and the Family Stone, Bootsy Collins, Joe Cocker, Little Feat, Sam and Dave, Sam Cooke, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Most Any Blues (esp Chicago)

    Contemporary (80's-present)
    U2 (except that god-awful 'Pop'), Radiohead, Chili Peppers, Pretenders, Beastie Boys, Coldplay, Moby, Strokes, Stevie Ray, Early Smashing Pumpkins, Early Pearl Jam, Rage Against the Machine, Lucinda Williams, Buddy Guy
     
  7. Collective Soul
    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
    the Rolling Stones
    the Beatles
    the Wallflowers
    the Cranberries
    Pete Yorn
    Cake
    ...Those are some of my favorites, but some other great bands I'm getting into recently are...

    Rusted Root
    Sleater-Kinney
    the Replacements
    Ours
    Colplay
    the Flaming Lips
     
  8. Kerrie

    Kerrie 1,203
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    NIN
    radiohead
    Depeche Mode
    Pink Floyd
    Portishead
    Alice in Chains
    Tool
    A Perfect Circle
    U2
    Yes
    Pearl Jam
    Nirvana
    Luscious Jackson
    Moby
    Red Hot Chili Peppers
    The Cure
    Dave Navarro
    Led Zeppelin
     
  9. that's a stunning list kerrie, not much to add to that except:

    the music
    jeff buckley
    queens of the stone age

    and that's about it
     
  10. my list:
    Bad Religion
    Muse
    The Music, They are great!
    And you will know us by the trail of dead
    Nirvana
    Guano Apes
    Rancid
    Coldplay
    After Forever
    Heather Nova
    The White Stripes
    ...
     
  11. I would like to add "Linkin Park" (Meteora Rocks!!) and "Our Lady Peace" to my list.

    Oh, and "Evanessence".
     
  12. I am currently listening to:

    Muse
    Scooter
    Ben Folds
    Nirvana
    Various trance groups/ DJs
    Mike Breaker
    Coldplay
    Hundred Reasons
     
  13. At the same time!?!?
     
  14. jb

    jb 20

    beastie boys
    311
    bush
    green day
    incubus (old stuff)
    live
    nirvana
    foo fighters
    goldfinger
    sublime
    red hot chili peppers
    radiohead
    rage against the machine
    soundgarden
    audioslave
    weezer
    pearl jam
    phish
    silverchair
    pink floyd
    led zeppelin
    the cure
    the doors
    jane's addiction
    bob marley
    hendrix
    george clinton/p-funk
    smashing pumpkins
    op ivy

    that's enough for now
     
  15. Oumou Sangare
    Eliades Ochoa
    Taj Mahal
    B52s
    The Clash
     
  16. The Rolling Stones
    Led Zeppelin
    Aerosmith
    Guns N Roses
    Nirvana (nevermind)
    Bon Jovi
     
  17. The Who
    Styx
    Supertramp
    Boston
    Pink Floyd
    Van Halen
    Led Zepplin
    Journey
    U2
    Bruce Stringsteen
    Bon Jovi
    and probably some others
     
  18. My Current Playlist (condensed of course)

    Breaking Benjamin
    Chevelle
    Cold
    Dishwalla
    Evanesence
    The Cranberries
    The Deftones
    Finch
    Fugazi
    Guns and Roses
    Hoobastank
    Linkin Park
    Nine Days
    Queen
    The Who (yeah baby)
    Third Eye Blind
    Trapt
    Thursday


    I've pretty much hit the whole spectrum of rock there
     
  19. Best music ever, eh?
    Here are my favorites:
    Lemonheads!!!!: all albums are good, but "its a shame about ray" is great
    Mazzy Star: all albums are GORGEOUS
    Suede: "Nude" is my fave album of all time ever
    Leonard Cohen: this guys kicks ass
    early 311: fab
    The Smiths/Morrissey: awesome, totally awesome! Plus, Morrissey is a great lyricist, like Leonard Cohen
    ~New faves : Bob Schneider, David Garza, Neutral Milk Hotel
     
  20. I cant beleive i missed The WHO and Queen, god im stupid!
     
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