Greatest Rock Bands of the '80s
The Contenders: Page 5
81 The Jesus and Mary Chain
The Jesus and Mary Chain are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in East Kilbride in 1983. The band revolves around the songwriting partnership of brothers Jim and William Reid.
They laid the groundwork for shoegazing AND cut one of the most beloved debuts ever, Psychocandy.
82 Coney Hatch
Ministry is an American industrial metal band founded by lead singer and only original member Al Jourgensen in 1981. Originally a new wave synthpop outfit, Ministry changed its style to industrial metal in the mid-1980s.
84 The Comsat Angels
85 The Church
86 Type O Negative
Type O Negative was an American gothic/doom metal band formed in Brooklyn, New York City in 1989. Their lyrical emphasis on themes of romance, depression, and death resulted in the nickname "The Drab Four".
Heart is an American rock band that first found success in Canada and later in the United States and worldwide.
Zebra is a hard rock band founded in 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana. It features Randy Jackson, Felix Hanemann and Guy Gelso. V 1 Comment
Warrant is an American glam metal band formed in 1984 in Hollywood, California, that experienced success from 1989 to 1996 with five albums reaching international sales of over 10 million.
Love warrant back then when Jani was around the new one just don't sang like jani great rock cherry pie heaven sometimes she's crieds I saw red all of warrant songs was good A+ rock on
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90 Dead Kennedys
Dead Kennedys are an American hardcore punk band formed in San Francisco, California in 1978. The band was one of the first American hardcore bands to make a significant impact in the United Kingdom.
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables is often heralded as a classic, and modern MTV haters stand by the words to "MTV Get Off the Air" today...
91 Nine Inch Nails
Nine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
92 The Opposition
93 Modern English
94 The Bats
95 Porcupine Tree
Porcupine Tree were an English rock band formed by musician Steven Wilson in 1987. The band began essentially as a solo project for Wilson, who created all of the band's music.
96 Fear Factory
Fear Factory is an American heavy metal band that was formed in 1989. During the band's career, it has released nine full-length albums and has evolved through a succession of styles, including industrial metal, death metal, groove metal, and thrash metal.
97 The Replacements