Top 10 Rock Bands That Have Gotten Worse Over Time


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81 Godsmack Godsmack Godsmack is an American rock band from Lawrence, Massachusetts, formed in 1995. The band is composed of founder, frontman and songwriter Sully Erna, guitarist Tony Rombola, bassist Robbie Merrill, and drummer Shannon Larkin. V 1 Comment
82 The Killers The Killers The Killers is an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2001, by Brandon Flowers and Dave Keuning.
83 Nine Inch Nails Nine Inch Nails Nine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
84 Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel Tokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass) that formed in 2001. more.

They had a few excellent, very touching songs & they produced handmade German poprock at a very young age, now they're trying to be L.A. gangster-hipsters making awful "house music" (i'm scared of calling it house music, it's not house nor is it music lol) or something I can't quite put my finger on. I just know that their attitude & so-called-music is terrible

85 Tokyo Police Club

I hate to put these guys on the list, because I absolutely love them. Their first EP plus two albums were amazing, but their new album, Forcefield, went from an indie-rock sound to almost electronic-y pop. Of course, bands change over time and it isn't fair to dislike them for that, but their change just didn't sound good.

86 Five Finger Death Punch Five Finger Death Punch Five Finger Death Punch is an American heavy metal band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Formed in 2005, the band's name is derived from a fictional martial arts maneuver in the 2003 film Kill Bill.

Ivan's voice from War Is The Answer to Wrong Side Of Heaven And Righteous Side Of Hell albums got annoying with the growl voice instead of a screaming one - spiderskull98

87 Disciple Disciple
88 Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Casting Crowns is a contemporary Christian and Christian rock band started in 1999 by youth pastor Mark Hall, who serves as the band's lead vocalist, as part of a youth group at First Baptist Church in Downtown Daytona Beach, Florida.
89 Foo Fighters Foo Fighters Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of obviously Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, songwriter), Pat Smear (lead guitarist, pianist), Nate Mendel more.
90 Nine Lashes
91 They Might Be Giants They Might Be Giants They Might Be Giants is an American alternative rock band formed in 1982 by John Flansburgh and John Linnell.

They literally went from being an actual rock band to making songs for 6 year olds about photosynthesis

92 Helloween Helloween Helloween is a German power metal band founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Northern Germany. The band is a pioneering force in the power metal genre, and their second and third studio albums, Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part I and Part II, are considered masterpieces of the genre.
93 Newsboys
94 Anthrax Anthrax Anthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker.

What? Have you heard Worship Music? It is phenomenal. For all Kings is great too. Joey's voice got better over the years. He sang like a God in Worship Music and For all Kings - DoroExploro13

95 Ramones Ramones The Ramones were an American punk rock band that formed in the New York City neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974. They are often cited as the first band to define the punk rock sound.

Should be here. In their early era, they were a very amazing band. Their best works were with mid 70s to late 70s. Their membership started to fall out in 80s. Frequent line up changes. Was becoming more of pop-punk from punk rock. Finally caused a disbandment in 90s. Some members were strongly addicted to drugs. - zxm

96 System of a Down System of a Down System of a Down formed in 1994 as an Armenian-American Nu Metal group from Glendale, California . The band name is sometimes shortened to System or SOAD. more.

I love system of a down
They are so weird and unpredictable

Sucked, sucked, sucked, sucked, and sucked some more. Their mothers should have killed them at birth.

This band used to be so awesome, in their earlier days putting out songs like (Chop Suey!, Toxicity, BYOB) but they've just really started sucking. They're almost always on hiatus, I wish they would put more time into their music.

97 Nickelback Nickelback Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. The band is composed of guitarist and lead vocalist Chad Kroeger, guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel Adair.

I actually liked them until they started being pop on no fixed address listen to silver side up its amazing ( back off haters and don't judge me )

Curb and The State were pretty good. Once they got signed to a record label, they got worse. Much, much worse.

Curb is their only good album.

Ew they suck

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98 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Black Sabbath are a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, Singer Ozzy Osbourne, Bassist and Main Lyricist Geezer Butler and Drummer Bill Ward . The band got into mainstream after improving after their debut album got negative feedback . In 1978, more.

8/10 of their first 10 releases were ridiculously innovative and superb, but most albums after that were very underwhelming, 13 being an exception.

99 The Beatles The Beatles The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. The members consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They were soon known as the foremost and most influential act of rock era. Rooted in skiffle, beat, and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented more.

Alright geniuses, time for a history lesson. The Beatles have improved over time whether seeing the impact of their influence or over their short career. If we are going on the basis that they got worse over their career I'm sorry but please get your ears checked. While they weren't horrific, Please Please Me, A Hard Days Night, Beatles For Sale and Help! Simply don't measure up to the greatness of Rubber Soul, Revovler, Sgt. Peppers, The White Album and Abbey Road. Heck even the Red Album (their greatest hits from 1962-1966) doesn't measure up to the greatness of any of the albums stated above, These albums were ahead of the time and left a long lasting impact on music. The fact that you can even consider something like Love Me Do or Ticket To Ride better than I Am The Walrus or A Day In The Life is garbage.

The Beatles got better overtime. Not worse.

Shut up the Beatles were always good they didn't get worse

Not really. They were becoming more and more popular each year. Until John Lennon decided to split the band. - zxm

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100 Slipknot Slipknot Slipknot is a Nu Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band released their first album in 1999 and was well received by critics and fans. The group gained success after the release of their second studio album, "Iowa". more.

I missed the brutality of Corey's voice I can't believe that he can't scream like that anymore

Self titled 200/10
Iowa 2001/10
Vol 3 7/10
AHIG 5/10
Gray Chapter 6/10

Slipknots still a goof band just not as good as before

I don't know wut 2 say I'm fine with where their going

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