Top 10 Best Modern Rock Bands

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121 Ashes Remain

I love this band I listen to them everyday when I wake up

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122 August Burns Red August Burns Red August Burns Red is an American metalcore band from Manheim, Pennsylvania. Formed in 2003, the group began their first performances while a majority of the members were attending their senior year of high school, and soon began playing shows around Lancaster, before being signed to CI Records. Afterwards, ...read more.

August Burns Red should be top 50. What in the heck people. They have some good songs that get you amped up like white washed, levler, and empire to name a few. - C_Brooks97

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123 32 Leaves
124 Smile Empty Soul Smile Empty Soul

This is war - of course laugh out loud

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125 The Birthday Massacre The Birthday Massacre The Birthday Massacre is a Canadian dark wave and synth rock band currently consisting of Chibi (vocals), Rainbow (guitar), Falcore (guitar), Owen (keyboard), Rhim (drums) and Nate Manor (bass), that formed in 1999 (even though the 2016 demo collection "Imagica" dates some tracks back at 1998). ...read more.
126 Trapt Trapt Trapt is an American rock band that formed in Los Gatos, California in 1995, best known for their 2002 single "Headstrong".

Trapt deserves at least top ten go listen to headstrong and tell me that they don't honestly.

Only modern band who can mix soft spoken lyrics with heavy guitar riffs should be number 1!

I'll back trapt on this one. They should be top 30 bare minimum. - C_Brooks97

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127 Deftones Deftones Deftones are an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California. The band, which was founded in 1988, consists of Chino Moreno, Stephen Carpenter, Frank Delgado, Abe Cunningham and Sergio Vega.

Deftones has a defined sound that is solely their own. They are creative but you know a Deftones song when you hear it, and by far that is not a bad thing. The lyrics are thought provoking, the music is layered and definitely unique. Plus their cover of Simple Man was the best cover of that song I've ever heard.

Wow some of the bands that made the too 10 laugh out loud Deftones all day... A band that not only was creative like no other but also progressed brilliantly like I've never seen a band progress before! This band is so deep! Not on the top ten? Gotta love pop culture smh

Deftones is one of it's kind, not just some typical metal tradition sounds, its more unique from its creativity in making music.

Some of the bands ahead of deftones... Just no... Especially the top 10,just terrible.

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128 Airbourne
129 Neon Trees Neon Trees Neon Trees is an American rock band from Provo, Utah. Known for their energetic live performances, the band received nationwide exposure in late 2008 when they opened several North American tour dates for the band The Killers.
130 Blur Blur Blur are an English rock band, formed in London in 1988. The group consists of singer/keyboardist/guitarist Damon Albarn, guitarist/singer Graham Coxon, bassist Alex James and drummer Dave Rowntree.

Great band constantly reinventing themselves

The Blur album Parklife won 4 Brit awards and was considered to have defined the Brit pop era in the 90's

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131 Hinder Hinder Hinder is an American rock band from Oklahoma that was formed in 2001 by drummer Cody Hanson, lead singer Austin Winkler and guitarist Joe "Blower" Garvey.

Hinder is like one of the best rock bands out there. There songs "Heaven Sent", "Without You", and "Lips of an Angel" are such good songs. But its "Up All Night" that really rock. That song gets you going.

Hinder has proved to me that they can make a variety of songs and do an amazing job! The best band; nickel back 2nd, theory of a deadman 3rd

The best best best band out there

Why is hinder not in the top ten, there the best rock band to still perform.

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132 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.

I can't believe that falling in reverse is so poorly ranked. Ronnie radke is one of the best song writers of our generation. Rock isn't what it used to be, but these guys are the closest thing. They have only just begun but they are already one of the best bands of our generation. Way better than Linkin Park!

These guys need to be ranked higher! They are definitely at least top ten material!

One of the best bands I've ever listened too and I'm glad I did listen too them. THEY ARE AWESOME

Love this band, they need to make another album

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133 Good Charlotte Good Charlotte Good Charlotte is an American rock band from Waldorf, Maryland that formed in 1996. Since 1998, the band's constant members have been lead vocalist Joel Madden, lead guitarist and vocalist Benji Madden, bassist Paul Thomas, rhythm guitarist and keyboardist Billy Martin and drummer Dean Butterworth, ...read more.

Good Charlotte were the first rock band, that I began to listen. Before, I wasn't interested in rock. So I love them. Can't wait them to release new album.

Good charlotte are the best what? Why is this not in the top 20?

They are the best in their own style and can express their feeling with the best melodic lyrics. At least they are true legends for me. Wishin' Good charlotte be the best forever

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134 5 Seconds of Summer 5 Seconds of Summer 5 Seconds of Summer are an Australian pop-rock band from Sydney that formed in 2011. The group were originally YouTube celebrities, posting videos of themselves covering songs from various artists during 2011 and early 2012. They rose to international fame while touring with One Direction on the Take ...read more.

There music is great, I don't really know why they are so far down, but they have good music don't underestimate them because they are young and are still a young band but they have a mix of rock and pop and its really well balanced, I really love this band!

This is my favourite band of all time. They made me the person I am today. They made me realise what kind of person I really am and showed most of the bands I like now

4 guys from Australia got together, made a band and absolutely killed it, not a boy band but a rock band and an awesome one too

Should have a lower rank than this

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135 AFI

AFI is one of the best bands ever.. Davey Havok is a pure soul and so are Jade,Hunter and Adam.. They Rock. Don't believe me? CHeck out Miss Murder,Girl's Not Grey or Silver and Cold!

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136 Bush Bush Bush are a British rock band formed in London, England in 1992. The band found their immediate success with the release of their debut album Sixteen Stone in 1994, which is certified 6× multi-platinum by the RIAA.

Come on guys, rise against and Green Day are the only bands in top ten who should be there.
1. Bush
2. Soundgarden/Rise Against
3. Alice in Chains
4. Pearl Jam
5. Nirvanna
6. Korn
7. Green Day
8. Temple of The Dog
9. Rage Against The Machine
10. Audioslave

R you kidding me?
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They r the closest to the Beatles today!

137 Nine Inch Nails Nine Inch Nails Nine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.

How are they so low? I mean come on people! They're one of the most influential bands of all time.

Best industrial rock band of all time.

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138 8stops7

One of the best rock bands ever, great emotion!

139 Phoenix

I really like them and their album Bankrupt is fantastic! Oblique city and bourgeois and Girlfriend are the best songs!

140 Interpol

Classic modern rock!

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