Greatest Rock Bands of the '70s

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121 The Specials

Ska-Reggae-punk with a social responsibility and attitude at it's best

122 Outlaws

Have you heard the guitar solo in green grass and high tides?

Greatest rock song ever is their Green Grass and High Tides

123 Fanny
124 S**theads
125 The Stooges The Stooges The Stooges, also known as Iggy and the Stooges, are an American proto-punk band from Ann Arbor, Michigan, first active from 1967 to 1974, and later reformed in 2003. Although they sold few records in their original incarnation, and often performed for indifferent or hostile audiences, the Stooges are ...read more.

Who is this? Before America. They had classics.

126 The Groundhogs

Great power trio, along with the Experience and Mahogany Rush.

I have a few albums are they are a top band with a 'blues' slant. Mr TS Mcphee is a master guitarist - Split is probably my favourite album while sont 3744 James Rd is my favourite song from album Hogwash... just love when Tony kicks the wah pedal at beginning of lead break, I think it's the sound of the switch, ?

127 Hurriganes

Roadrunner is rocking so is get on

128 Badfinger Badfinger Badfinger was a British rock band that, in their most prolific lineup, consisted of Pete Ham, Mike Gibbins, Tom Evans, Joey Molland and Bob Jackson.

Great guitar scape sounds of Peter Ham

One of England's best guitar soundscape and writer in Peter Ham

129 The J. Geils Band The J. Geils Band

One of the best live shows, they would blow the house out. J Geils totally underrated as a guitarist, he could play anything, hard rock to funk

130 Mott the Hoople Mott the Hoople

Criminally ignored. Amazing music that puts me in a good mood!

131 Good Rats
132 Renaissance

Sorry but steve nix can't touch annie haslam 5 octave voice and renaissance is a classic rock opera band who was way ahead of their time where steve nix was more pop rock

Very good artists music few will understand

Next to Fleetwood Mac had the best female vocals with Annie Haslam

Loved their themes and their varied genres

133 Dead or Alive
134 Captain Beefheart Captain Beefheart Don Van Vliet was an American singer, songwriter, musician and artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart.

Creativity should not be rated so low

135 Humble Pie Humble Pie

Gave the world the great Peter Frampton

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136 The Four Seasons V 2 Comments
137 Survivor Survivor Survivor is an American rock band formed in Chicago in 1978 by Jim Peterik. The band achieved its greatest success in the 1980s, garnering many charting singles, especially in the United States.
138 Small Faces Small Faces

Are you lot having a laugh? Tin soldier was one of the first rock songs ever made!

139 King Crimson King Crimson King Crimson is a British progressive rock band that was formed in 1969. While the band had numerous band member changes, the head of the band has always been Robert Fripp (Guitar). ...read more.

King Crimson should really be given credit for creating the Progressive Rock genre. Robert Fripp is known to be Jimi Hendrix favorite rock guitarist. How about the early work with master guitarist, bassist, singer and song writer Greg Lake.

Interesting, I will need to give them listening time

I just can say one word : Damn it!

139? come on, I saw prog bands in the first 30 places :/ and no band was better thank KC in 70's

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140 Whitesnake Whitesnake Whitesnake are a rock band formed in England in 1978 by David Coverdale, after his departure from his previous band Deep Purple.

White Snake has a great sound for the guitar. - joe0400

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