Decent bands from both genres of grunge. If I missed one feel free to add it.
The Top Ten
1Alice In ChainsAlice in Chains is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1987 by guitarist and songwriter Jerry Cantrell and original lead vocalist Layne Staley.
From Layne's badass vocals to the heavy riffs there's no other grunge band that's as good as this one. - SomePersonYouHate
2SoundgardenSoundgarden is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1984 by singer and rhythm guitarist Chris Cornell, lead guitarist Kim Thayil, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto.
Decent and Chis Cornell was a great singer. - SomePersonYouHate
3Foo FightersFoo Fighters are an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. The band was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, rhythm guitar, main songwriter), Pat Smear (rhythm guitar), Nate ...read more.
Dave Grohl really does shine in this band and the lyrics are usually better than Nirvana. - SomePersonYouHate
4SeetherSeether 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.
Seether while reminding me of Nirvana a lot is a solid post- grunge band. - SomePersonYouHate
5Alter BridgeAlter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.
Heavy and pretty decent in all honesty. - SomePersonYouHate
6NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.
Predictable to include them I know but I couldn't make the list without having a spot for Nirvana. - SomePersonYouHate
7MelvinsThe Melvins are an American band that formed in 1983 in Montesano, Washington. They usually perform as a trio, but in recent years have performed as a four piece with two drummers.
I was destined to include them at some point on this list. - SomePersonYouHate
A underrated side project band that's pretty decent. - SomePersonYouHate
9Pearl JamPearl Jam is a Grunge Rock Band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. The band had comprised of Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament. ...read more.
I think that Pearl Jam's pretty overhated Eddie Vedder isn't the best singer but I've heard worse. - SomePersonYouHate
10Screaming TreesScreaming Trees was an American rock band formed in Ellensburg, Washington in 1985 by vocalist Mark Lanegan, guitarist Gary Lee Conner, bass player Van Conner and drummer Mark Pickerel.
They're pretty underrated and overlooked to be honest. - SomePersonYouHate
11Three Days GraceThree Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1992 with a line-up consisting of guitarist and lead vocalist Adam Gontier, drummer and backing vocalist Neil Sanderson, and bassist Brad Walst. Their original name was Groundswell until they changed it to their current name in 1997. ...read more.
12Stone Temple PilotsStone Temple Pilots was formed in San Diego, CA in 1989. ...read more.
Eh not a big fan of them besides their EP with Chester Bennington. - SomePersonYouHate
13Breaking BenjaminBreaking Benjamin is a American post-grunge/alternative metal band formed in 1998. The bands members all changed in the time between 2010 to 2014, with the exception of Ben Burnley (Vocals). The Ex-Members included Chad Szeliga (Drums), Aaron Fink (Guitar) and Mark Klepaspi (Bass). ...read more.