Best Punk Rock Bands

The Contenders: Page 6

101 Less Than Jake

Incredible Ska-Punk band. However, any one educated enough in punk to know how incredible these guys are are going to know that groups like NOFX, the misfits, dead milkman, or bad religion are more deserving of the title of best punk rock band, that being said they out class the pop punk section (blink182, sum41, My Chemical Romance etc...) by miles

GREAT BAND but they are ska punk not punk rock, still a great band though!

174. Wow, the sheer level of talent shines with endless smiles for the listener!

102 D.I.
103 Guttermouth

Awesome band, Cool music - One of the few bands on this list who are actually punk - Didn't join in with all the left wing politics that spoil punk rock at times and got kicked off the warp tour because it. that's Punk!

I saw these guys live in whistler be at garfinkles and they were super good and professional!

104 Patti Smith

She was a real pioneer. Horses is a masterpiece.

The Godmother of Punk!

"Jesus died for somebody's sins but not mine."
When we talk about Patti Smith, we're talking about the marriage of poetry and punk.

Of course nobodys ever heard of patti smith. she's the best songwriter(after bob dylan, of course). she played in the same club the ramones did - RecklessGreed

105 Public Image Ltd.
106 The Screamers
107 The Mighty Mighty Bosstones

They are an awesome band and are great in ska, but their punk influence was pretty small when pitted against other third wave bands, so most punk fans wont really know about them.

These guys are awesome and they ROCKED it when I saw them live. Yet, emo bands like lit and simple plan are still ahead. don't get it...

These guys are so good and professional!

108 The Radiators From Space
109 T.S.O.L

Went a bit hair metal for awhile - points off for that

110 Blur Blur Blur are an English rock band, formed in London in 1988. The group consists of singer/keyboardist/guitarist Damon Albarn, guitarist/singer Graham Coxon, bassist Alex James and drummer Dave Rowntree.

Why are they mentioned in this list?

111 Sonic Youth Sonic Youth Sonic Youth was an American rock band from New York City, formed in 1981. Founding members Thurston Moore, Kim Gordon and Lee Ranaldo remained together for the entire history of the band, while Steve Shelley followed a series of short-term drummers in 1985, and rounded out the core line-up.
112 Saosin

This band has the most distinctive style among all these bands here. Their songs are very "mysteriously" unique. Listen to "Changing", "It's Far Better to Learn", "Bury Your Head", "What Were We Made For", "Lost Symphonies", "You Are Not Alone", "Voices".

I'd say the most underrated band of all times. Just spare your 10 mins and listen to "you are not alone" and "it's far better to learn" this band kicks ass seriously man...

I seen these guys at taste of chaos and they are pretty much amazing.

Awesome new band, saw them in concert, best experience of my life! Their music is wicked awesome!!!

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113 Superman Is Dead

I never feels boring to listen all of their song like "King, Queen & Poison", "Saint Of My Life" and many more. I think this band is one of great punk rock band!

Come on lets go. Come on lets go Indonesia!

The most band from Bali

Truly reflection of angels and demons, heaven and hell, truck driver and "Pujangga". - dikadelo

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114 Hinder Hinder Hinder is an American rock band from Oklahoma that was formed in 2001 by drummer Cody Hanson, lead singer Austin Winkler and guitarist Joe "Blower" Garvey.

Not only is this band not punk, but they aren't a good band either

Hinder is great but have you heard the lyrics to that song? He even admitted that he just came up with the song to piss people off and get publicity and he's kind of an ass to his fans too

this band is the best! LIps of an Angel anybody?
You have to know that one!

115 Busted Busted Busted are an English pop rock band from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, consisting of James Bourne, Matt Willis and Charlie Simpson.

I love Busted, but they are not a punk rock band, they are a pop band and they should not be on this list.

Are you people for real?

Are you kidding?

Great band deserves better ranking

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116 Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy is an American pop rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.

Fall Out Boy is probably the only band here besides Green Day that can achieve (and actually does) mainstream success now. They deserve a top 10. FOB shows why music evolves.

For once they deserve the place they were given "dinosaurs will die"

Fall Out Boy's song is lyrically diverse and shown to still be relevant to this day. FALL OUT BOY IS THE BEST. But they actually Don't care.

Fall out boy rules no matter what

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118 Typecast

This band is so very excellent base on his voice and also the instrumentalist player about typecast we don't really know before that this band made from Philippines because his English pronunciation is so good the same as chicosci

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119 Flogging Molly

These guys are the best Irish band ever. any one that likes Irish music should definitely listen to these guys. listen to there songs like
1. Irish Pub Song
2. Devils Dance Floor
3. Black Friday Rule
4. Drunken Lullabies
5. seven deadly sins
6. If I Ever Leave This World Alive
7. Screaming at the Wailing Wall

These Guys Are Awesome. - rushrocks

This band is dynamite!

Best live band ever

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