Best Punk Rock Bands

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101 Big Black
102 Angelic Upstarts

Are there with the Clash, Pistols, Sham 69, SLF, Adverts, etc, part of the best original British Punk-bands. And still going strong.

Cross between punk and skinhead

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103 Gorilla Biscuits Gorilla Biscuits Gorilla Biscuits is a New York-based hardcore punk band originally formed in 1987. The band currently consists of Anthony Civarelli, Walter Schreifels, Arthur Smilios, Alex Brown and Luke Abbey, and is signed to Revelation Records.

How are they at 112 like they're behind 5sos. 5sos shouldn't even be on this list they're pop not punk they aren't even pop punk 5sos sounds like one direction

104 Leftover Crack

There a Pretty good band with a nice style.

This band defines punk for me.

105 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!

106 D.I.
107 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!

108 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

109 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!

110 The Screamers
111 The Radiators From Space
112 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?

113 Youth Brigade

Should be WAY higher than 95, maybe not top 10 but higher than 95 at least.

Should be a little higher

114 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.
115 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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116 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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117 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!

118 Busted Busted

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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120 My Chemical Romance My Chemical Romance My Chemical Romance was an American rock band from Jersey City, New Jersey, active from 2001 to 2013. For much of their career, the band consisted of lead vocalist Gerard Way, guitarists Ray Toro and Frank Iero, bassist Mikey Way, and drummer Bob Bryar.

My Chemical Romance is so much more than people say they are. "Helena", "Mama", "Welcome to the Black Parade"... They've helped me through a lot. I've introduced them to a lot of people who immediately turn around and ask "Oh are you suicidal? " "Do you need help, like a counselor? " No, thank you very much. These four men have helped me through some hard times and I'm very grateful to them.

I don't get why people don't accept their music as punk rock, or even rock! I mean, come on, Bro? Have you even listened to them? They're not 'JUST EMO'. They are more than that. Believe me. And no, I am not 15 year old kid who finds their lead singer attractive. I listen to them because they're good

Okay. My Chemical Romance is one of my favorite bands ever, and will be for a long time. But they have a grand total of about... 4 songs that even brush the corners of Punk Rock, which this list is about. Just saying.

Not punk. - naFrovivuS

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