Top 10 Best American Rock Bands

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101 Marilyn Manson Marilyn Manson Marilyn Manson is an American rock band from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Formed in 1989 by frontman Marilyn Manson and Daisy Berkowitz, the group was originally named Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids with their theatrical performances gathering a local cult following in the early 1990s. ...read more.

120? I NEED to check my eyes. Listen Get Your Gunn, Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This), Tourniquet, The Beautiful People, Great Big White World, Coma White, The dope Show, I Don't like drugs, The Nobodies, Disposable Teens, (s)ain't, This Is The New S*it, mOBSCENE, Personal Jesus and The Reflecting god. Then you realise what I'm talking about. - Disturbedpotato

102 Jefferson Airplane Jefferson Airplane Jefferson Airplane was a San Francisco, California-based band who pioneered the American counterculture movement as well as psychedelic rock. ...read more.

Defining band of the 60s, Grace Slick might easily have been the definitive female vocalist of the decade and among the best songwriters.

103 Disturbed Disturbed Disturbed is an American heavy metal band from Chicago, Illinois . The band comprises vocalist David Draiman, bassist John Moyer, guitarist Dan Donegan, and drummer Mike Wengren . They are known for songs like "Down With the Sickness" and "Stricken" .

Seeing Disturbed 96th is the most shocking thing I've ever seen in my live! - Disturbedpotato

104 The Fray The Fray The Fray is an American rock band from Denver, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by schoolmates Isaac Slade and Joe King, they achieved success with the release of their debut album, How to Save a Life in 2005, which was certified double platinum by the RIAA and platinum in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and ...read more.
105 Symphony X Symphony X Symphony X is an American progressive metal band from Middletown, New Jersey. Founded in 1994, the band consists of guitarist Michael Romeo, keyboardist Michael Pinnella, drummer Jason Rullo, lead vocalist Russell Allen and bassist Michael Lepond.
106 Beastie Boys Beastie Boys The Beastie Boys are an American Rap/Rock group that was formed in 1981 by its three original members, Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, and Adam "MCA" Yauch.

Beasties for life. American genius at it's best.

Another top ten act.

107 Jefferson Starship
108 Shinedown Shinedown Shinedown is an American hard rock band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 2001 and founded by members Brent Smith, Brad Stewart, Jasin Todd, and Barry Kerch.

Shinedown is honestly a greater band then some of the other bands, not that it should be number one, but surly it should be higher than 73.

109 The All American Rejects The All American Rejects The All-American Rejects are an American rock band formed in Stillwater, Oklahoma in 1999. The band consists of bassist and lead vocalist, Tyson Ritter, lead guitarist and backing vocalist, Nick Wheeler, rhythm guitarist and backing vocalist, Mike Kennerty, and drummer Chris Gaylor.

IF we are talking American... How can the All American Rejects only be 78?

110 Queensryche Queensryche Queensr├┐che is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 in Bellevue, Washington, out of the local band the Mob.

Way better than a lot bands listed here. I wonder how many people here can actually play an insturment. but is just an opinion. Saw this band live and it was a great show

111 Steve Miller Band Steve Miller Band The Steve Miller Band is an American rock band formed in 1966 in San Francisco, California. The band is led by Steve Miller on guitar and lead vocals.
112 Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield was an American-Canadian rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 1966. Their original lineup included Stephen Stills, Dewey Martin, Bruce Palmer, Richie Furay, and Neil Young. V 1 Comment
113 Matchbox Twenty

Come on? 84? Maybe in the top 50

114 The Calling
115 Fuel
116 Better Than Ezra
117 Creed Creed Creed is an American rock band, formed in 1993 in Tallahassee, Florida. The band's best-known line-up consists of lead vocalist Scott Stapp, guitarist and vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

One Last Breath is such an amazing and emotional and beautiful song!

Powerful vocals and great guitarist. Undeniably catchy songs.

118 Daughtry Daughtry Daughtry is an American rock band formed and fronted by namesake Chris Daughtry, who was a finalist on the fifth season of American Idol. Their self-titled debut album was released in November 2006.

Come on guys, everyone knows how good they are!

119 Escape the Fate
120 Falling In Reverse Falling In Reverse Falling in Reverse is an American post hardcore band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2008, signed to Epitaph Records.

In my opinion, one of the best rock bands out there. It's like rock and gothic combined however more rock. Once again, in my opinion, they're best song is Caught Like a Fly.

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