Best British Rock Bands


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41 Mott the Hoople Mott the Hoople
42 Bad Company Bad Company
43 Manfred Mann's Earth Band
44 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.
45 Uriah Heep Uriah Heep Uriah Heep are an English rock band formed in London in 1969 that was one of the top rock bands in the early 1970s. Twelve of the band's albums have made it to the UK Albums Chart (Return to Fantasy reached No. 7 in 1975). Uriah Heep's distinctive features include a massive keyboard sound, strong vocal more.
46 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.
47 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!

48 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...

49 Free Free
50 Wings
51 Be-Bop Deluxe
52 Traffic Traffic
53 Wishbone Ash
54 Slade Slade
55 Groundhogs
56 The Bonzo Dog Band
57 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.

58 Mallory Knox
59 The Sweet The Sweet
60 The Libertines
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