Best Modern-Day Classic-Rock Bands
Some leople see modern rock as bad, and no bands play like the old ones anymore. This list is to disprove that. Here are the best bands that are reviving the 60s/70s classic rock and roll sound!
The Top Ten
1 The Sword
Opeth is a Swedish progressive death metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1990 by David Isberg, who invited Mikael Akerfeldt into the band as a bassist. Isberg ended up leaving the band, which lead to Mikael becoming the band's vocalist, guitarist, principal songwriter, and driving force. Along with ...read more.
Here cause of their new stuff. Not many bands these days play progressive rock, and Opeth's last 2 albums have done a great job at that. - ryanrimmel
3 Queens of the Stone Age
Queens of the Stone Age is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, United States, formed in 1996. The band's line-up includes founder Josh Homme, alongside longtime members Troy Van Leeuwen, Michael Shuman, Dean Fertita, and recent addition Jon Theodore.
5 The Black Keys
7 Coheed and Cambria
Coheed and Cambria is an American progressive rock band from Nyack, New York, formed in 1995. The band consists of Claudio Sanchez, Travis Stever, Josh Eppard, and Zach Cooper.
8 Eagles of Death Metal
Eagles of Death Metal is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, formed in 1998. Founded by Jesse Hughes and Josh Homme, the band also includes a wide range of other musicians that perform both on the band's studio albums and at live shows.
9 The People's Temple
The People's Temple is a rock and roll band that formed in 2007 in Perry, Michigan and currently is based out of Lansing, Michigan.
The People's Temple have an awesome retro sound that literally makes them sound like a band from the 50s and 60s! - ryanrimmel
10 The Struts
The Struts are an English rock band from Derby, Derbyshire. The band consists of vocalist Luke Spiller, guitarist Adam Slack, bassist Jed Elliott, and drummer Gethin Davies.
Pretty new band, and what I've heard sounds like a great classic rock band. I hope this is a s sign if things to come - ryanrimmel
11 Cherry Choke
12 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.
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