Best British Rock Bands


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41 Saxon Saxon Saxon are an English heavy metal band formed in 1976, in South Yorkshire. As one of the leaders of the new wave of British heavy metal, they had eight UK Top 40 albums in the 1980s including four UK Top 10 albums and two Top 5 albums.
42 Electric Light Orchestra Electric Light Orchestra The Electric Light Orchestra are an English rock band from Birmingham. They were formed in 1970 by songwriters/multi-instrumentalists Roy Wood and Jeff Lynne with drummer Bev Bevan.
43 Mott the Hoople Mott the Hoople
44 Bad Company Bad Company
45 Manfred Mann's Earth Band
46 Bring Me The Horizon 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 more.

Vocals are amazing. No one can do screamo like Oli Skyes. This band deserves to be up here somewhere. They've saved lives, and aren't money grabbing thieves.

47 Porcupine Tree Porcupine Tree Porcupine Tree were an English rock band formed by musician Steven Wilson in 1987. The band began essentially as a solo project for Wilson, who created all of the band's music.
48 The KLF

The KLF are the most underrated group in the history of the universe; it's like nobody's heard of them but me! Come on people, "The White Room" is the most talented, finished and perfect album of all time! Nobody knows that, for crying out loud!

49 New Order

I ADORE New Order! A lot of people think, '"Blue Monday", yeah, a good song. ' Then they move on. I think they deserve more recognition, particularly for other songs such as "Temptation" and "Crystal", which fewer people know about. They're great!

Prefer joy division but still a great band...

50 Free Free
51 Wings
52 Be-Bop Deluxe
53 Traffic Traffic
54 Wishbone Ash
55 Slade Slade
56 Groundhogs
57 The Bonzo Dog Band
58 Mallory Knox
59 The Sweet The Sweet
60 The Libertines
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