Bands With The Best Live Performancesrichie4life
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I've seen almost all of these bands live and Muse was my favorite act... until I saw Coldplay. I have never seen such an emotionally charged and passionate show... the lights, the band, and the crowd all singing together in unison brought me to tears. I wasn't SUPER into Coldplay at first but now that I've seen them live I am a lifelong fan. 10/10 best show ever, I would spend my life savings to follow them around on tour and die a happy man.
Chris Martin. Amazing performer to watch live. The band is phenomenal and the music is great. I came into this list expecting Coldplay to be the top 10, if not the top. Their style of performance is truly unique. They also interact with their audiences.
Best concert I've ever seen. The entire band were flawless with every instrument and chris' vocals were wonderful. The fireworks and the light show and the abundance of energy from the entire band that resonnated to the audience was completely amazing. They deserve to be in the top ten.
Coldplay should be at top three!V 6 Comments
Come on guys we all know that My Chemical Romance is a great band and a great live band... I just saw them live and they're great and playful to each of their songs... Gerard way loves to make the crowd so electric as well a Frank and Mikey... Ray is their stabilizer...
If you truly appreciate great musicians, then the ABB is a must see.
Van Halen is top 5 five for sure in regards to live Bands and or Rock and Roll music in general for sure. Come on there is no doubt about it. Energy, great entertainment, and one of the greatest guitar players of all time. Awesome band!
Van Halen is better then ever right now. I mean how can they be only 40? There live sound is unbelievable! Eddie Van Halen has never been better, and with wolfgang singing the back up vocals, its just fabulous.
The crowd is always with em and Tommy Lee is a show beast and even James the rev sullivan said it was one of the best live shows he has ever seen.
Guns N' Roses favorite band but as far as live performances go can't believe motley isn't higher
Saw Mötley Crüe live last night. They were great. They had great sound quality and everything
They're not always the flashiest live performers, but in each one of their live shows, they put so much emotion in their songs and they end up sounding better than pretty much any other band live. A live performance isn't all visual, you know. - LoganR93
The Prince of Darkness should be WAY HIGHER (On the list not drugs)
From bitimg bats heads off to mooning the crowd to playing ozzfest with a broken leg while detoxing. Ozzy would do anything for his fans and has also been around longer than anyone on this list evan led zepplin and queen and he's still going 1967-. Did anyone else do that? Plus hg can actually sing
One of the best bands to see LIVE..
The Dead were truly in a league of their own. I have also seen many bands on this list and they had great shows but what made the dead unique was every show was completely different. They could do blues, bluegrass, jazz and rock and improvise like no other band to this day has even come close. They were intense and many nights I swore they would blow the windows out of the place. Truly in a league of their own. Check out dead and company with john mayer now. John gets Jerry and the band is on fire
The greatest live band in history...from 1967-1983 that is. No one in the audience would ever know which song was coming next. They had a MASSIVE catalogue of songs from which to select from. Talented enough to change and practise improv. nightly. They were just a fun, cool band and had some of the greatest, nicest and most pleasant fans around. Even the parking lots had some seriously fun parties night after night!
This isn't even a question. Everyone knows this whether your a dead head or not. They were the best live band ever and didn't even qualify as concerts. These were life changing "events" each and every one of the 2300+ shows. They have performed for more people than any other band EVER.. not even close.
There's just no comparison. When thet were on it's a whole other level of music. None of the bands discussed here could ever do what they did.V 1 Comment
I saw them on the broken leg tour and it was amazing! They Gould be in the top ten so everyone vote for Foo Fighters
This description isn't needed, it's the foo fighters for gods sake! - TheDanSyndrome
This was my plan B since streetlight manifesto wasn't on here
This list sucks!
Full of idiots
They are clearly the best band ever live. No other band can release live albums that sell millions then put them on a studio recording and sell more. The question is why are people so jealous of Dave Matthews popularity because he is for white males only. I forgot the band is mostly black, and he deserves the credit for driving his poetic message. 80 is a joke and he deserves better.
Not many bands can successfully deliver a different show every time. The Dave Matthews Band has successfully done this since their first show and continue to do it every time.
Dave Matthews Band is simply the best band ever to see live
DMB is definitely top ten for best live shows EVER! DMB will take you through a unique journey of old and new tunes and never cut it short of three hours. The solos and improvisations are played off the vibe of the crowd. Most concertgoers who see DMB live will likely be hooked as I was over two decades ago.
Simply the best performance I've ever seen
They played even better than the album version
The sfx was great
The lighting and such were overwhelming
And they get along with the crowd well
Well, I almost lost words to describe their performance
If you don't believe me just check it out for yourself
Great live, album quality performance, enhanced versions of songs, progressively better lights/lasers as show goes on.
Simply the greatest band ever. Best live performances... Will literally take you away. Tool is life.
Seeing "Stinkfist" live will send you into a seizure. - IaChoquette311
Simply amazing, shocked this isn't number 2 obviously behind Linkin Park since they're somehow #8... what by the way? ,Albert this site cateres to a younger crowd that thinks talent and Linkin Park are somehow related. Oh wellV 3 Comments
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