Best Rock Bands of All Time
The Contenders: Page 12
THIS is a rock band...Michael Aday's vocal performations are brilliant and Jim Steinman's songs are masterpieces, like the entire Bat out of Hell saga or Couldn't Have Said It Better...Even its greatness and to have one of the most sold albums of all time, it isn't recognized as it deserve, but with songs like Bat out of Hell, I'd Do Anything for Love or Bad for Good (with Brian May) they're at least one of the best bands ever
Meat Loaf?! You kidding me? Meat Loaf was a heavy metal band that didn't sing heavy metal. I mean what kind of song is I'll Do Anything For Love But I Won't Do That? Clearly he'll do anything for love because he disgraced metal and took a dump on some loose-leaf paper and put a slow tune to it. But I guess that's just the eighties. Metal bands in the eighties (excluding the actual good bands like Sabbath, Maiden, Metallica, Megadeth, Dio, Slayer, and Anthrax) had to have at least 3 crappy slow
Meat Loaf at 100 no way he should be in the top 4 With amazing Songs like Bat out of Hell Paradise by the Dashboard Light and Seize the Night - Greenday
I accidentally tapped the vote button while scrolling down on my ipod.V 3 Comments
The Manchester based Joy Division provided raw post-punk music that haunts and captures the spirit of existential horrors. With a mentally ill frontman, they gained success with the implosion of punk into new wave. A heavy and fantastic bass accompanies the monotonous vocals of Ian Curtis to create the legend of Joy Division, which will live on.
I'm speechless to see the god fathers of post post back here, no band will ever do what Joy Division did. Love will tear us apart alone is far superior than the complete works of other bands.
Linkin Park is in top 10? What an outrage. Joy Division should at least be No. 5
WHAT!? Should be Top 5. - alvinsburritoV 7 Comments
This british band to me was better than Zep or the Who! Their hard rock sound was original and melodic without being
Wimpy like Journey or Styx etc... Albums Lights Out, Obsession, Force It and the brilliant Live album Strangers in the
Night is one of the best Live albums of all time. Their later albums like No Place to Run and Wild Willing and Innocent
Were also great even though guitarist Shenker had left. The bands newest albums also continue the hard rock melodic
Sound that most bands can't even come close! Vinnie Moore was a good replacement and has held his own. I've seen
Them numerous times from early 75 to 2009 and they still can rock any new band out! Should be in the RHOF!
Bush deserves better than 361 they are a very important part of 90s music.
Not the best band, but had lots of decent stuff, should probably be higher - mtndewlord
WHY IS THIS IN 246? This band should be in the top 20. They were awesome in the 90's.
Bush is very solid. Should definitely be higher than this.V 2 Comments
NIXION! Is hella sexy and his accent will make you giggle girls. His body isn't that bad either. My friend showed me this band and she was like hehe wait until you see nixion with out his glasses on well it was a pretty funny moment because I fell out of my chair but yeah check them out.
Framing Hanley are such an inspirational band and give so much emotion.
Great band, great songs... And the definitely most impressing vocalist there is. If they don't get into the top ten, I'm worried about the people voting here. Just because they're not an American band, that doesn't mean they can't be a whole lot better than them X3
They are genius. They create different styles. There is nothing, they can't do. Dir en Grey will never fade away, they will live forever and nothing will make them go away. Number 1, for now and ever.
Dir en grey are the greates band who make me discover the music. they are so energic and emotional! Every song is unique and so powerful! Thanks DEG for all those experience!
love themV 17 Comments
They're so amazing. I'd recommend it to everyone who absolutely loves heavy rock with amazing screams...
I cannot tell you how kickass this band is.. You should listen to their cover of dio's holy diver..V 2 Comments
Really underrated. Probably one of the best bands to come from the 2000s
Bad-ass. Easily the best band making music currently - redwings56
! Number 291! Is this a joke?!?
Amazing band should be way higherV 5 Comments
Stupendous music full of magic... I love their mythical tone, sometimes also so powerful that fills me up with a lot of strong emotions. - apouroiselle
My favorite band! Great songs full of meaning and talented musicians!
This group should be ranked much much higher at least top 50 phenominal musicians and songwriters
Top 5 at leastV 5 Comments
They should be in the top 100, this is an amazing band.
Black Flag is one of the best punk bands ever maybe even the best hardcore punk band. How is Green Day is there and Black Flag is here?
Why is there a boy band above them?
Best Hardcore Punk Band
Black Flag is here?
They influenced on Metal, Grunge and most of all Hardcore Punk.
Neil Finn is one of the best songwriters of ALL TIME. Seriously, the man is a genius - listen to any of their albums for definitive proof. Pure gold people.
Can't say enough about how good the songs are - never seem to lose their magic.
Temple Of Low Men and Together Alone are back to front masterpieces. Timeless music on par with any of the greats - Finn is incredibly unhearlded and underrated. Sublime.
A pure pop band and very melodic but in no way a rock band - frankmartinV 2 Comments
The band that legendary axeman Randy Rhoads started out in! - LedZepp81
A crappy Glam Metal band that should be at the bottom.
Chrissie Hynde is one of the all-time great rock stars, up there with Iggy Pop. Sublime voice singing killer songs - legend.
Again... This only shows that people are not informed at all! I not, I feel sorry for all of us!
Wrong again, I can't believe this!
Chrissie Hynde = Rock Queen.V 1 Comment
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