Top Ten Best Scottish Bands

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41 Eurythmics Eurythmics Eurythmics were a British music duo consisting of members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart. Stewart and Lennox were both previously in the band The Tourists, who split up in 1980; Eurythmics were formed that year in London.

Annie Lennox is the main 'man' in this band.

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43 Teenage Fanclub

Sunshine music for dreich days.

Best scottish band by a stretch

44 We Were Promised Jetpacks

One of the best live Scottish acts today. They're very much about the crescendo and the wall of sound they hit you with is incredible. Their 2009 'These Four Walls' is a hell of a debut album. 2011's 'In the Pit of the Stomach' is nearly an hour of blissful indie post-punk with the aforementioned walls of sound. 2014's 'Unravelling' shows their experimental side. Excited for what's to come of this group.

45 Django Django

Been a huge fan of Django Django for a while. Just saw them play at the Unknown Festival in Croatia. One of the best live acts I have ever seen.

46 The Waterboys

Mike Scott is the Waterboys and as a supreme songwriter his canon of songs has no rival among Scots. An extraordinary talent.

Apart from Whole of the Moon, Mike Scott's Waterboys went complete under the radar until I heard Moden Blues (2015) which is an excellent album. Now explored the back catalogue. It's like finding a musical treasure chest.

Cannot believe no one has nominated mike Scotts vehicle for his songwriting genius. Deserve top 10 for whole of the moon alone but so much more to this magnificent band

Fishermens blues one of best songs ever. Unbelievable no one voting for this wonderful band

47 Wet Wet Wet

Most underrated band with great songs and they are back soon with new material

Great lead singer in Marty Pellow and one of the biggest selling tracks of all time in Love is all around.

48 Boards of Canada
49 Foil

"Spread It All Around" is a classic album

50 The Silencers
51 Marmalade

Why are they not near the top?

52 Capercaillie
53 Skerryvore

Great band and always good for a great time and dancing around... if ya have seen them "live" once ya keep want to see them again in concert

54 Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Once you've seen them live, you will always remember. Just a happy band.

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55 Stramash

See them, hear them and have fun with them - great fun.

56 Clyde Valley Stompers
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58 The Delgados

Messed up melodic madness with great lyrics.

59 The Gun The Gun

Where are Gun? I am from Majorca and I am a huge fan. They are the best scotish band and one of the best hard rock bands ever!

60 Chvrches Chvrches Chvrches are a Scottish synthpop band from Glasgow, formed in 2011. The band consists of Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty. The band, before formation, practiced playing with demo songs written mostly by Doherty.
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