Top 10 Bands of 2009
The Contenders: Page 2
Metallica is an American Thrash Metal band formed in 1981 . The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist). The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". ...read more.
What? 11th place? What is the world coming to? I think Metallica is the best Metal band out there and I would choose Metallica any day over Linkin Park or Green Day. Not that I think Linkin Park and Green Day aren't good enough-I love 'em- but Metallica kicks ass! Definitely should be among the Top Ten.
22 One Republic
They released "Secrets" that year. That should already put them higher on this list.
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Muse are an English alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The members are Matt Bellamy (lead vocal, lead guitar, piano, keyboard), Dom Howard (drums, percussion) and Chris Wolstenholme (bass, backing vocals). They've won several awards including five MTV Awards, 8 NME Awards, ...read more.
C'mon they had a great year:they had a new albom-Resistsnce, And there perfomances are great! - Alejandro-Bantik
If I see Linkin Park on top of one more list... Let's just say people might get hurt.
So amazing… The Resistance is the best album ever. The word 'epic' is defined by Muse! Best song: Uprising.
24 Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy is an American rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.
They are legendary in my opinion.
Halestorm is an American rock band from Red Lion, Pennsylvania, consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Lzzy Hale, her brother drummer and percussionist Arejay Hale, guitarist Joe Hottinger, and bassist Josh Smith .
Slipknot is a Nu Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa . The band released their first album in 1999 and was well received by critics and fans. The group gained success after the release of their second studio album, "Iowa". ...read more.
27 All Time Low
I just live to hear their music. they are they best live band ever and every single one of their songs are amazing! they have their own personality and it really shows in their music! plus they are the funniest guys on earth
I've loved all time low ever since I could remember! I saw them live with fall out boy in 2009 and I swear that was the best year for bands everywhere. All time low has the best songs that you can belt out anytime
28 Silversun Pickups
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music. Throughout the group's musical pursuits, they have ...read more.
Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996. The band consists of Chris Martin (lead vocalist and pianist), Jonny Buckland (lead guitarist), Guy Berryman (bassist) and Will Champion (drummer and backing vocalist). Manager Phil Harvey is often considered an unofficial fifth member. The band renamed ...read more.
Coldplay is probably the best band ever and makes the most soothing songs and the songs are a pleasure to listen to
31 Bring Me the Horizon
Bring Me the Horizon are a British rock band from Sheffield, Yorkshire. Formed in 2004, the group currently consists of vocalist Oliver Sykes, guitarist Lee Malia, bassist Matt Kean, drummer Matt Nicholls, and keyboardist Jordan Fish. They are signed to RCA Records globally and Columbia Records exclusively ...read more.
32 Alter Bridge
Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.
33 Big Time Rush
Amazing guys, amazing music, and they are really cute! You gotta love this guys! Plus there show on nick was the highest rating ever in the history in nick!
34 Plain White T's
Sugarland is an American country music duo consisting of singer-songwriters Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush.
Skillet is an American Christian rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996 and based in the United States.
Come on! They made their best songs this year! They are monsters, heroes, and they will never surrender as long as nobody wakes them!
37 Tokio Hotel
Tokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass). In 2005, they started off as a hugely successful and trendsetting teen pop band in their home country with their debut album ...read more.
They had about four or five great songs and I've not heard any of their music recently.
39 Foo Fighters
Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of obviously Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, songwriter), Pat Smear (lead guitarist, pianist), Nate Mendel ...read more.
40 Cage the Elephant