Best Punk Rock Bands

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221 The Flaming Lips The Flaming Lips

Not Punk, who are these imbeciles, putting The Killers, The Police, Muse, Slayer, etc on this list? I like The Flaming Lips, but they don't belong here.

222 Good Riddance

One of my all time favorite Fat bands along with Strung Out & Propagandhi - Parklink

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223 Kill the Frontman
224 Stellar Kart

" Awesome Christian Punk band. Should be next to Green Day."

Christian Punk sounds to me a contradiction in itself!

225 Saves the Day
226 Venerea
227 The Police The Police The Police were an English rock band formed in London in 1977. For the majority of their history, the band consisted of Sting, Andy Summers and Stewart Copeland. They are most known for their songs "Message In A Bottle", "Don't Stand So Close To Me", "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic", "Roxanne", more.

They may have been loosely punk, but they were still punk.

Stin(k)g a Punk, don't think so.

228 GG Allin GG Allin Kevin Michael "GG" Allin (born Jesus Christ Allin; 1956-1993) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer, who performed and recorded with many groups during his career. He was best known for his graphic live performances which included self-mutilation, parading around the stage naked, fighting more.

A true Punk-Legend!

Why is GG Allin so low on the list?

229 P**** Riot

Damn, all the way down here? damn. riot is one of the most punk rock bands ever! thy stood up to an oppressive dictatorship, stood up for what they believed in. plus, there music is pretty damn good!

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230 Snow White's Poison Bite

They are a pretty kick ass band and I'm only here to tell you how good they are and when you listen to swpb you wont ever want to leave your room again they have good songs like will you meet me in the graveyard? , there;s a new creep on the block, we all know the weddings over, sleeping beauty and a lot of more songs but listen to them they;re the best in my opinion.

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231 Flipper Flipper Flipper is an American rock band formed in San Francisco, California in 1979, continuing in often erratic fashion until the mid-1990s, then reuniting in 2005. The band influenced a number of grunge, punk rock and noise rock bands.

I can't believe Flipper was ignored here. There'd be no Nirvana if Flipper never existed. Flipper was a million times better than Nirvana anyhow. In fact Flipper was responsible for creating the new genre of punk that's labeled as "grunge." I'm impressed with how this band slowed things down, listening to this band is the closest anybody could get to doing heroin without actually doing it.

This band should be top five. Will Shatter is better than any of the clowns at the top.

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232 The Pretty Reckless

They both define punk and rock its like if iron maidens main singer was a girl make Me wanna die is their best song you should listen to them

233 Sonz of Chaos

Probably nobody has ever heard of them but they are amazing there kinda like nirvana meets the pretty reckless meets Green Day there best song is walk on never end street I don't know how long it will take them to get more famous but give them a chance

234 Slime

The best Punk-Band to come out of Germany (since '79, still going). Check out 'Religion' or 'A.C.A.B.'.

235 Soviet Soviet

I think it's more like post-punk band, but they deserve be in here B

236 T.V. Smith & The Bored Teenagers

Saw them live in Leeds two weeks ago and they were absolutely amazing. T.V. Smith is a living (Punk-) Legend!

The Adverts-Singer with a Spanish Punk-Band playing (touring) the original songs from '77.

237 In Evil Hour
238 Dr. Know

What are these guys doing at 106? should be in the top 30 for sure.

5 seconds of summer is above Dr. Know. That is almost more sad than Green Day being number 1. -JS

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239 Hans-A-Plast
240 The Buttocks

When I was 13, I joined a punk band for a few weeks and a cover of The Buttocks' song 'Nein Nein Nein' was the first and only song we played live in front of almost 100 people at a school party. 'Precious Memory'!

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