Top 10 Alternative Bands of All Time According to Watchmojo

Powerfultekin

Created on 7/8/2016, source: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kvocYWN-0Go

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1NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.

Watchmojo haven't heard of Soundgarden? - Metal_Treasure

To Watchmojo, they are considered the "third greatest grunge band", but they are not in the list. Yet they put Sonic Youth as the sixth best grunge band on their Top10 greatest grunge bands list but they are a honorable mention. That makes no sense. Sonic Youth is a good band but they should have not been on their. I also think that Soundgarden should take The White Stripes place. WatchMojo left out other great bands like Alice In Chains, Smashing Pumpkins, Nine Inch Nails, and many more bands - Powerfultekin

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2RadioheadRadiohead are an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, formed in 1985. The band consists of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, guitar, piano, keyboards), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboards, other instruments), Colin Greenwoood (bass guitar), Phil Selway (drums), and Ed O'Brien (guitar).V1 Comment
3The CureThe Cure are an English rock band formed in Crawley, West Sussex, in 1976. The band has experienced several line-up changes, with vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter Robert Smith being the only constant member.
4The ClashThe Clash were an English punk rock band that formed in 1976 as part of the original wave of British punk.

The clash is alterntive? I didn't know that! I thought they were punk! - RecklessGreed

5R.E.M.R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, formed in 1980 by lead singer Michael Stipe, lead guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry.
6Red Hot Chili PeppersThe Red Hot Chili Peppers is a Californian funk-rock and alternative rock band, that was founded in 1983. ...read more.
7Depeche ModeDepeche Mode are an English electronic and synth-pop band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex. The group's original line-up consisted of Dave Gahan, Martin Gore, Andy Fletcher, and Vince Clarke.
8Pearl JamPearl Jam is a Grunge Rock Band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. The band had comprised of Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament. ...read more.
9The White StripesThe White Stripes are an American rock duo, formed in 1997 in Detroit, Michigan. The duo consists of only a couple married at the time, Jack White, whose real name was Jack Gillis (songwriter, lead vocalist, guitarist, bassist and keyboardist) and Meg White (drummer and backing vocalist). After they ...read more.
10Talking HeadsTalking Heads were an American rock band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991. The band comprised David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, and Jerry Harrison.



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