Best Modern-Day Classic-Rock Bands

Some leople see modern rock as bad, and no bands play like the old ones anymore. This list is to disprove that. Here are the best bands that are reviving the 60s/70s classic rock and roll sound!

The Top TenXW

1The Sword
2OpethOpeth is a Swedish progressive death metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1990. Though the group has been through several personnel changes, singer, guitarist, and songwriter Mikael Ã…kerfeldt has remained Opeth's only founding member and primary driving force throughout the years. Along with Edge of more.

Here cause of their new stuff. Not many bands these days play progressive rock, and Opeth's last 2 albums have done a great job at that. - ryanrimmel

3Queens of the Stone AgeQueens of the Stone Age is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, United States, formed in 1996. The band's line-up includes founder Josh Homme, alongside longtime members Troy Van Leeuwen, Michael Shuman, Dean Fertita, and recent addition Jon Theodore.
4Wolfmother more.
5The Black Keys
7Coheed and CambriaCoheed and Cambria is an American progressive rock band from Nyack, New York, formed in 1995. The band consists of Claudio Sanchez, Travis Stever, Josh Eppard, and Zach Cooper.
8Eagles of Death MetalEagles of Death Metal is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, formed in 1998. Founded by Jesse Hughes and Josh Homme, the band also includes a wide range of other musicians that perform both on the band's studio albums and at live shows.
9The People's Temple The People's Temple is a rock and roll band that formed in 2007 in Perry, Michigan and currently is based out of Lansing, Michigan.

The People's Temple have an awesome retro sound that literally makes them sound like a band from the 50s and 60s! - ryanrimmel

10The StrutsThe Struts are an English rock band from Derby, Derbyshire. The band consists of vocalist Luke Spiller, guitarist Adam Slack, bassist Jed Elliott, and drummer Gethin Davies.

Pretty new band, and what I've heard sounds like a great classic rock band. I hope this is a s sign if things to come - ryanrimmel

The Contenders

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