Greatest Bands from the '80s

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181 Power Station V 1 Comment
182 Technotronic
183 Status Quo Status Quo Status Quo are an English rock band who play a brand of boogie rock. The group originated in The Spectres, founded by schoolboys Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in 1962. After a number of lineup changes, which included the introduction of Rick Parfitt in 1967, the band became The Status Quo in 1967 ...read more.
184 Heaven 17
185 Midnight Oil Midnight Oil Midnight Oil are an Australian rock band, who originally performed as Farm from 1972 with drummer Rob Hirst, bass guitarist Andrew James and keyboard player/lead guitarist Jim Moginie.

Love Peter better as musician than as politician.

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186 Tom Tom Club
187 Fra Lippo Lippi

Lots of great songs with great lyrics.

188 W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 by Blackie Lawless, who is the only remaining original member of the band. V 1 Comment
189 Public Ememy

The best Hip Hop group of all time and great tunes

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190 Crowded House

My favourite band EVER. And I'm only a teenager but I think most people would say CH deserves better than 242. There is consistent brilliance in the songwriting talents of Neil that simply cannot be faulted. Each album is both brilliant and amazing from Crowded House in 1986 to Intriguer in 2010. I also want to know where Cold Chisel and Split Enz are on here because those are the three I think should be higher along with The Smiths.

Not around long but no less awesome for it!

191 The Pandoras
192 The Sound
193 Romeo Void
194 Morbid Angel Morbid Angel Morbid Angel is an American death metal band based in Tampa, Florida. UK music magazine Terrorizer ranked Morbid Angel's 1989 debut Altars of Madness first in its list "Top 40 greatest death metal albums".
195 Los Lobos

The Wolves will survive!
Extreme talent with multi-instrumental skills. Joy to my ears.

196 Swing Out Sister
197 Yazz and the Plastic Population
198 Martha and the Muffins
199 The Teardrop Explodes

Julian Cope is Great!

200 The Beat

English beat... 180? what's wrong with you people

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