Best Grunge Bands

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21 L7

L7 was all about real grunge! This isn't a real list if they're not on top 10... Come on people

They are grunge at its finest

22 Live Live Live is an American rock band from York, Pennsylvania, composed of Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer, Chad Gracey, and Chris Shinn. Live's original lead singer Ed Kowalczyk left the band in November 2009.
23 Seven Mary Three

Post-Grunge isn't REAL GRUNGE, PEOPLE.

Rockcrown best album ever

24 Tad Tad

Tad was such an underrated grunge band

Tad deserves to be farther up - Kfox101

25 The Screaming Trees

You know this list was quickly done. They put this band on the list twice.

I'm not into them all that much, but Nearly lost you. What a great song.

26 Faith No More Faith No More Faith No More is an American rock band from San Francisco, California, formed in 1979. Before settling on their current moniker in 1983, the band performed under the names Sharp Young Men and later Faith No Man.

Why are they on here? Barely even Alternative

27 Breaking Benjamin Breaking Benjamin Breaking Benjamin is a American post-grunge/alternative metal band formed in 1998. The bands members all changed in the time between 2010 to 2014, with the exception of Ben Burnley (Vocals). The Ex-Members included Chad Szeliga (Drums), Aaron Fink (Guitar) and Mark Klepaspi (Bass). ...read more.

Great talented musicians who had a passion for music and were super talented and soulful and great songs that you can identify with

Breaking Benjamin is a band from Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Best song list :
- The Diary of Jane
- Breath
- Give Me A Sign
- Crawl
And many more.

Amazing but not grunge or even gungecore breaking Benjamin (named after lead singer Benjamin Burnley) is heavy metal much like three days grace.

28 Hole Hole Hole was an American alternative rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1989 by singer and guitarist Courtney Love and lead guitarist Eric Erlandson.

Nirvana is the obvious pick for this list and for good reason but, we have to mention Kurt's wife's band. Hole is one of the most underrated bands I have ever seen! Courtney Love is an amazing singer as well! - micdanchris

I do like Hole and Courtney Love is a great songwriter I never found her to be a great singer but that is just my opinion. - PewPewAssassin

Never in a million years should this band have been added to this list! I'm so disappointed that it is here!

The definition of grunge along side nirvana

I really love Courtney Love she was so pretty and now is older but she's still doing the most awesone music for me if Kurt Cobain could be alive they could be the most beautiful couple among the World

29 Muse Muse Muse are an English alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The members are Matt Bellamy (lead vocal, lead guitar, piano, keyboard), Dom Howard (drums, percussion) and Chris Wolstenholme (bass, backing vocals). They've won several awards including five MTV Awards, 8 NME Awards, ...read more.

Muse is the polar opposite of grunge

What? Muse is the last band I expected to be on this list. - Kfox101

30 Alter Bridge Alter Bridge Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

This Band is formed with ex members of Creed but now the singer is Myles Kennedy andfor me is a good singer.My favorite song is Ties That Bind

31 Paw

When grunge meets southern rock. Check out their cover of Simple Man. It made me cry the first time! ^u^

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33 Silverchair Silverchair Silverchair were an Australian rock band, which formed in 1992 as Innocent Criminals in Merewether, Newcastle with the line-up of Ben Gillies on drums, Daniel Johns on vocals and guitars, and Chris Joannou on bass guitar.

These guys should be higher

Needs to be in top ten.

How is this not top 10

Silverchair is a Nirvana rip-off - Kfox101

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34 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.

Totally Awesome for it's time but I believe it was post-grunge.

My friends dad was in creed

NOT GRUNGE, GET IT TOGETHER PEOPLE!

CREED IS NOT GRUNGE! - Kfox101

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36 Love Battery

Insanely underrated, their 1992 album Dayglo is one of the standouts of the genre, and it's really sad to see the band behind many that aren't even remotely related to grunge. Definitely check them out if you haven't already.

37 Collective Soul Collective Soul Collective Soul is an American rock band originally from Stockbridge, Georgia. Now based in Atlanta, the group consists of lead vocalist Ed Roland, rhythm guitarist Dean Roland, bassist Will Turpin, drummer Johnny Rabb and lead guitarist Jesse Triplett.
38 Saint Asonia Saint Asonia Saint Asonia is a Canadian rock band consisting of former Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier, Mike Mushok, Corey Lowery, and Rich Beddoe.
39 Skin Yard

Very very underrated group. Lyrically they were ahead of their time if you listen to the song "Skins In My Closet" he talks about skins in his closet in which he's referring to the different clothes he has in his closet and comparing to his different personalities or moods depending on what he wears for that particular day.. You have to be a musical genius to orchestrate this into a song... Just look up the lyrics for this song on Google and you will see this genius poetry word for word..

RIP Ben McMillan... :( - Kfox101

40 The Afghan Whigs
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