Best Alternative Bands of All Time

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261 Bon Iver Bon Iver
262 The Academy Is...

They were not that big but they're one of the best. Mainly with the release of Almost Here.

263 Albatross

One of the best band from Nepal. Listen to their song AAWAZ and FARKI FARKI...
try listening them, you'll love them - MatrixGuy

264 Cherri Bomb

Amazing all girl band. They're only 14-16. You need to check them out, I swear, you will LOVE them!

265 The Calling
266 Phantom Planet

A really good band. The bassist influenced me to learning to play bass.

267 Maxeen
268 The Sounds

I love that band. I especially like their songs painted by numbers, wish you were here, and night after night.

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269 Fireflight

Their music is so meaning full yet it keeps the same alternative style. Their music is inspiring and it also sounds beautiful.

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270 Barenaked Ladies Barenaked Ladies Barenaked Ladies is a Canadian rock band. The band is currently composed of Jim Creeggan, Kevin Hearn, Ed Robertson, and Tyler Stewart.
271 The Flaming Lips The Flaming Lips

The Greatest And Most Expirimental Alternative Band Ever Should Be #1

272 The Libertines

Wow no libertines?

People have no sense of what alternative means.

273 Lions!Tigers!Bears!

Very underrated yet very unique and precise sound.

274 Nonpoint
275 You Me at Six

230? Are you frigging kidding me? These guys might not be the best of all time, but seriously they deserve a much higher position! Room To Breathe, Lived A Lie, Liquid Confidence and Cold Night; all four of these songs are really damn awesome.

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276 Band of Skulls
277 Franz Ferdinand Franz Ferdinand Franz Ferdinand are a Scottish rock band, formed in 2002 and based in Glasgow. The band's original lineup was composed of Alex Kapranos, Nick McCarthy, Bob Hardy, and Paul Thomson.

Pretty cool band! Should be higher than #314! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

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278 Broadway
279 Gym Class Heroes Gym Class Heroes Gym Class Heroes is an American rap rock-hip hop band from Geneva, New York, United States. The group formed in 1997 when Travie McCoy met drummer Matt McGinley during their high school gym class.

Agreed. 359 is WAY too low for them on this list. They deserve at the very least top 40

Definitely the top 20 of alternative bands!

280 Gin Blossoms

Unreal how is this group not listed in top 10 for alternative groups they were getting just as much airplay as Nirvana back in the early days of alternative music and they were also very influential to scores of future groups in this genre!

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