Best Rock Bands of the 2000s

The Contenders: Page 5

81 Mastodon Mastodon Mastodon is an American heavy metal band from Atlanta, Georgia, formed in early 2000 and composed of bassist Troy Sanders, guitarists Brent Hinds and Bill Kelliher and drummer Brann Dailor.

Very nice band. Should be on top 10, surely.

82 L'Arc~en~Ciel L'Arc~en~Ciel L'Arc-en-Ciel is a Japanese rock band, founded in Osaka in 1991. With a reported 40 million records sold, they were the first Japanese act to headline at Madison Square Garden.

For a Japanese band to even reach this list in a predominately English list. Speaks wonders.

Best band in my opinion

Cool list "my heart draws dream" or "Blurry EYES" nice music...


I vote for them.. Because they're always rocking my world.. /drool

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83 12 Stones 12 Stones

Most underrated band. My favorite band daughtry is somewhere in the 300s. So 85 is not bad for 12 stones

One of my favorite bands!

Really 12 stones here it should be at 54 not this


84 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, more.

Girls and boys
The river
The anthem
Last night
I just want to live
Best songs in the world!

In my opinion one my the best pop punk bands in the world

So catchy there songs get stuck in your head for days laugh out loud such a fun vibe about them

This is insane they are better than a lot of bands earlier on this list

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85 Twenty One Pilots Twenty One Pilots Twenty One Pilots is an American musical duo that originates from Columbus, Ohio. Currently there are two members. The lead singer, Tyler Joseph, and the drummer, Josh Dun. At the 2016 American Music Awards, they won two AMAs for Favorite Pop/Rock Artist, and Favorite Alternative Artist. Twenty One more.

These guys belong on the list. They aren't very well known but they're music and lyrics are absolutely amazing. This list isn't very accurate, although I am big fan of Linkin Park.

Right, the list is way off, my favorites are after top 40, 100, and even 150

My favorite band, but not qualified to be a top 10 alternative rock, but they perform incredibly and have better lyrics than any band I can think of and they could definitely be qualifief for top 150 I-/

This guys are popular now

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86 We the Kings

Awesome band and really nice guys!

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87 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.

They have an excellent and unique sound reminiscent of more classic 80's rock and are definitely one of my favorite bands for such songs as "Swing, Swing", "Dirty Little Secret", "It Ends Tonight", and a number of other great hits.

The All-American Rejects and Green Day made me love rock music above all music, they are extremely influential to me and all of my friends as well as my band.

Are you kidding me this is my favorite band! All their songs are hits and they should definitely be at the top! Their songs actually describe real feelings!

Awesome band, got me into punk rock. Pluss I'm still listening in 2016.

88 The Savages
89 Seether Seether Seether are a South African hard rock band founded in May 1999 in Pretoria, South Africa. The band originally performed under the name Saron Gas until 2002, when they adopted the Seether name.

Shaun has an amazing voice and their lyrics are great. Some of my favorites are Breakdown, Fine Again, Rise Above This, Like Suicide, and Words as Weapons

Are you kidding? This is the band that has carried Nirvana's torch for the last 15 years. They are simply amazing and are legit top 25!

Most of these bands aren't even hard rock
But seether is for sure hard rock. Like suicide
And no resolution are my favorites. Holding
Onto to strings better left to fray is their best
Album. Keep up the good work guys! : )

This band rocks

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90 Velvet Revolver Velvet Revolver

They are way too awesome to be 90th :S:S

Simply amazing! my permanent running companion..

Real rock and roll!

91 Trapt Trapt Trapt is an American rock band that formed in Los Gatos, California in 1995, best known for their 2002 single "Headstrong".

Who the hell put Trapt way down here? Trapt is clearly higher ranked then this. Trapt should be up there with Rise Against, Its pretty clear some people need to learn what good music is.

There's so many good bands here that are ranked lower or higher then were they really should be. These rankings are so far fetched!

Whats not to like about this brilliant band! This music can be played in the morning throughout the day! This music moves listeners! Get Real People! All Hail Trapt

I agree many of these slightly older and harder bands didn't get the ratings they deserve

San Antonio, TX bring them on August 9th. Woo-hoo! I will be there to hear and see this great band.

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92 The National

This band has released 8 albums in the 2000s and a couple of EPs, and they're all consistently great. It's ridiculous that they are not in the top 10. How is it that bands with one good album are ranked above them.

"About Today" is one of my favorite songs.

93 P.O.D. P.O.D.

Alive, end of story.

Great band one of my favorites

One of my favorite bands for ever.

POD is awful

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94 Red Red Red is an American rock band from Nashville, Tennessee, formed in 2002. The band's lineup consists of singer Michael Barnes, guitarist Anthony Armstrong, and bassist Randy Armstrong.

I love REDs albums. They are the best. Christian music will save this world from darkness. And give us hope. By the way Skillet has some good song but man RED is the best number 1. To me and... May be you.

Really? All the way down here? Red is an awesome band, with awesome instrument synergy, awesome melodies, awesome vocals and awesome messages. You won't be disappointed if you check it out!

Red's music is relatable and full of heart. Every song has a meaning and they are just fabulous. I don't know why they are 87 I mean really. really. They are way more amazing than half the bands above it.

This should at least be in the top 20. RED is my second favorite band behind Breaking Benjamin

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95 Weezer Weezer Weezer is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1992, currently consisting of Rivers Cuomo (lead vocals, lead and rhythm guitar), Patrick Wilson, Brian Bell, and Scott Shriner.

That low, really? Weezer is in my opinion at least top 15, they have a sound that isn't too mopey nor too poppy. Rivers Cuomo is a musical genius and deserves more credit.

What the Hell, they Should be up high then a lot of these bands "Each one their Albums are unique in there own way. Blue and Pinkerton are amazing albums from start to finish, lets not forget the guitar solo in Only in Dreams.Lets not forget Green with Island in the Sun and Hash Pipe, I also I thought Red Album was amazing Pork and Beams and the GMWEL And recently Hurley has to be one of their best Albums that they release in awhile.

So many great songs should at least be 15 and above

They have some of the greatest songs of the 2000's, easy.

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96 AFI

... AFI... Enough said, though if I must go on from that. It's ' AFI. While DU wasn't that grand you have to give them props for Art of Drowning and STS, you have to give them props for CL and let's not forget the two new amazing songs they've released so far from the new album. I'd go back further but then it wouldn't be in the 2000's so... Yeah.

What the hell this band is badass it should be somewhere at the top you posers especialy their song miss murder was one of the songs that represented that at rock is alive somewhere that one shed of light

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97 Bowling for Soup Bowling for Soup Bowling for Soup is an American rock band originally formed in Wichita Falls, Texas, in 1994. The band consists of Jaret Reddick, Chris Burney, Erik Chandler, and Gary Wiseman.

Bowling for soup made the funniest, coolest songs ever. should be top 10

I agree, Bowling For Soup usually does an amazing job, and people overlook their drums and bass in most of their songs. It's sad.

Hi uh bowling for soup should be in at least the top 50?

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98 The Gaslight Anthem

Really? This band is going to finally take off. I can't wait until their new album goes out and changes mainstream thinking at its core

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99 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 more.

This band definitely deserves a spot on this list. I've been listening to them for years and their music absolutely touches my heart.

I love this band easy going light rock

Y would d fray be be so low, what did they ever do to deserve dis. Come on they are d best bands of all time. Thumbs up to dem

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100 The Dead Weather

Surprised it's here, he'll yeah

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