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In my opinion, Jim Adkins is one of the best vocalists of all time. On top of that, he is a very accomplished guitar player as well, playing lead. The band as a whole never seemed to really gain traction. It's just a shame that more people haven't been able to experience their music because of this.
Probably the only band that hasn't been ruined by MTV. That might the reason they're unheard of.
toxicity, question, chop suey, byob, sugar, aerials, spiders, hypnotize, holy mountains, radio/video, lonely day, kill rock n roll, this is the greatest rock band of all time and yet very few people appreiciate them - CaptainComedy17
How the hell did the get on the overrated list!? no one knows them - SoldierSide1224
More likely overrated. - zxm
They really should get more recognition. - LarkwingFlight
They are quite good, better than even some of old linkin park.
Such a great band.
TFK is amazing! Very underrated
This band is the most underrated band in history. Unique and innovative and absolutely outstanding. as Billy Sheehan Said, they should have been as big as or bigger than U2. Listen to this band and you will agree.
Hands down the most underrated band in the history of music.
One of the best bands to survive the grunge era.
Anthrax is awesome. Megadeth is very over rated and if they sold near as much as Metallica then they would be the most over rated band of all time. Megadeth fans are idiots that are easily amused by a average band. Anthrax had then beat - Sabbath
Shame that metal heads mostly look at Slayer and Metallica and forget about this more talented group from the Thrash Era
Anthrax is awesome. Megadeth is over rated
I like it, it's originalV 2 Comments
Sonic Youth isn't for everyone, but they are without doubt extremely underrated - papervinnie
Underrated on an underrated list, how ironic - Mowberg
So underrated that I only found out about them by scrolling through the bottom half punk top ten lists when I'm board.
So underrated they're not even on the list
Such an amazing prog rock band. Creates a spiritual atmosphere through their music. - RalphSaad
Why the heck is Queen, Rush, STP, and Boston up there? All of their albums pale in comparison with Dirt, and yet are more popular. AIC is synonymous with underrated band. Nirvana's shadow cast over them, and by the time the majority of the Seattle Scene dissolved, Layne slipped up (RIP Layne, greatest voice). So, how is the Riff God's band not up in the top ten? The one of the most dynamic voices in Rock history not up there? Sean Kinney's drumming is superb, as well as Mike Inez & the late great Mike Starr's bass guitar's skill. Not to mention amazing harmonies between Jerry and DuVall/Staley. WAY underrated. Heck, they're underrated on an underrated list, who's more underrated than that? - Laughitupfuzzball
Most underrated band in my opinion. The music is band created in the 90's is still the best in 2012. I only wish Layne would have stayed with us longer, the music they made with him is the best. I enjoy what they are doing now with a different singer, but my music heart belongs with Layne. RIP
Alice in Chains took me by surprise when I first heard their music.. ALways thought of them as a heavy metal band but honestly they are nothing but perfect melodies and groovy solos.. some of the purest rock out there in my opinion. If you wanna consider them grunge then consider them the best
Pearl Jam and Nirvana get a lot of the pub. but AIC may be the best of the Seattle Sound. They are often dark but oh so cool. So many great songs.V 7 Comments
It is a shame that the world refuses to hear Styx for what they are. They would be knighted if they were British. They are the most original band ever. They would be a tough act for anyone to follow even today. It wasn't about the sex appeal of rock and roll for them, it was about the music. Better than every British band, hands down.
Everyone seems to hate this band. That's partly because, mostly, only their later, not-so-great songs got popular. Their really phenomenal songs (almost all from the 70s), like "Castle Walls", "Clair de Lune/Ballerina", "A Day" and "Boat on the River" are mostly unknown. - Raa396
They should be at he number one position suite madame blue is one of the greatest songs of all time!
Come Sail Away is a masterpiece. Mr. Roboto is a masterpiece. Lady is a masterpiece. Just about every one of their songs is a masterpiece. Styx deserves way more credit than they get. - NvGNickV 4 Comments
They're even underrated on this list. Without Pixies, acts like Radiohead and Nirvana would have never been what they are/were, and without them, we probably would have never heard of Green Day, Coldplay, Muse, etc.
One of the best bands of all times, They have been inspired and loved by so many musicians.
"Where is My Mind" is a song that will never cease to amaze
Never get discussed. Great guitarists and one of the top 20 voices in rock of all time in Joe Elliot.
The Best. The sound undeniably unique.
My username is dedicated to these guys! The Stone Temple Pilots totally rock! They are very underrated. Just listen to their song Plush. It's EPIC! - StoneTemplePilots87
I was scrolling past all these and wondered were they were. I really like the Stone Temple Pilots and I think they are very underrated.
everyone thinks of them and pearl jam wannabes but are really just as good. - thefrozenlemon
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Perhaps THE most under-rated prog rock band - at least in the UK. Much appreciated however in most of Europe, particularly in Germany, where they are revered, have played massive concerts and hold the number 3 spot for best album of all time.
Why am I having to add this immensely successful, though under-rated in their home country (the UK), band to a list that includes so many unheard-of bands? At the height of their success, they played a free concert in front of the Reichstag in West Berlin, with an estimated attendance of 250,000 people (30 August 1980). They were also the first Western rock band to play an open-air concert in pre-Glasnost East Germany, playing in Treptower Park, East Berlin on 14 July 1987 to a 170,000+ audience. In 2011 official German chart company Media Control has named BJH's Gone To Earth the third most successful chart album ever in Germany - the largest music market in Europe! Their chart is based on points given for the number of weeks spent on the official chart and the positions reached. Number one is Pink Floyd's Wish You Were Here (the new remastered edition of which recently re-entered the German album chart at No. 4), and second was German schlager singer Andrea Berg's Best Of. "
Thank goodness that the rest of Europe latched on to this insanely under-rated Lancashire prog band and took them to their hearts, otherwise they might not have created all those wonderful albums for their many devoted fans to play over and over again. I never tire of listening to their exquisite music.
Cinderella is one of the greatest bands of all-time. Tom Keifer's vocals were unique, few could emulate it. This band will always be labeled as a "hair-glam band" but in reality these guys were so versatile, playing bluesy tunes mixed with rock and a touch of western. They flat out ROCK! With songs like Bad Seamstress to Dead Man's Road to Night Songs, etc. The Heartbreak Station album really shows off Cinderella's versatility. I've seen them live twice and they are the best live band I've ever heard. Front man Tom Keifer still tours with a solo band today. He's still worth going to see if you have the chance.
This band is so underrated. I don't understand what happened, they opened important shows, they had grate music and yet they are not very known, unless you really like glam. Rock
A great band that is not to well known, deserves much more recognition. Songs like Coming Home, Don't Know What You Got, Gypsey Road, etc. Are great!
Very underrated band. Love the earlier stuff. Saw them is Australia 2011 fantastic.
One of my favorite top 5 bands
Rivals any band in terms of pure musical talent. David Byron is the most underrated singer ever as well.
At their best Uriah Heep matches any other band in the world. Genius is shortlived. that's just how it is. Songs like Gypsy, Easy Living, July Morning will live forever. They are as good as Led Zep, Rolling Stones in my opinon.V 1 Comment
If My Chemical Romance is famous, I don't understand why this isn't.
Every mid school teen that has grown in the 00s must have listened at least once to their best single song ''Headstrong''.
This band bring me back so much nice memories from the High school.They are one of the best.
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