I might not be from Canada, but Canada has some awesome bands. Only bands from Canada for this list. A single artist or bands from England are not going to be on the list. So ACDC,Iron Maden,Nine Inch Nails etc. won't be on this list.
The Top Ten
1Three Days GraceThree Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1997 with a line-up consisting of guitarist and lead vocalist Adam Gontier, drummer and backing vocalist Neil Sanderson, and bassist Brad Walst. In 2013 Gontier left the band due to creative differences. He was replaced with Brad's ...read more.
Do you make music lists just so you can include this band? - IronSabbathPriest
I'm not their fan but I don't hate them. My comment was just curiosity. - IronSabbathPriest
Nine Inch Nails aren't British.
My favorite band - DK
2RushRush is a Canadian progressive rock band that was formed in 1968. Even though the only founding member still in the band is Alex Lifeson (Guitar), the band is most well-known for their current members Neil Peart (Drums) and Geddy Lee (Bass, Vocals). ...read more.
Three Days Grace is a Linkin Park wannabe. Rush are Gods of Rock.
3TriumphTriumph is a Canadian hard rock power trio that was popular in the late 1970s through the 1980s. Between the band's 16 albums and DVDs, Triumph has received 18 gold and 9 platinum awards in Canada and the United States.
4AnnihilatorAnnihilator is a Canadian thrash metal band founded in 1984 by vocalist, guitarist, bassist, songwriter, engineer, producer, mixer and mastering engineer Jeff Waters and former vocalist John Bates.
Jeffery0206: 1) You put a metal band at #8 (Voivod) but you don't want any other metal bands?!? 2) By calling Annihilator "crap" you prove you should stop making music list 3) This list is the 5th duplicate of already existing lists about Canadian bands 4) Your lists must always have this list description: "DON'T PUT METAL CRAP ON THIS LIST BECAUSE I SWEAR I'LL LOSE MY MIND". 5) Call your therapist. - Metal_Treasure
The title of this list doesn't say Canadian ROCK bands. So someone might accidentally add another metal band onto here. Just saying.
5Arcade FireArcade Fire are a Canadian indie rock band based in Montreal, Quebec consisting of husband and wife Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Win's younger brother Will Butler, Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara.
6PrismPrism is a Canadian rock band formed in Vancouver in 1977. They were originally active from 1977 to 1984 and have been active again from 1987 to present.
7My Darkest DaysMy Darkest Days is a Canadian rock band based in Peterborough, Ontario consisting of lead singer Matt Walst, bassist Brendan McMillan, drummer Doug Oliver, and keyboardist Reid Henry.
8SloanSloan is a Toronto-based rock/power pop quartet from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Throughout their nearly twenty-five-year career, Sloan has released 11 LPs, two EPs, a live album, a Greatest hits album and more than thirty singles.
9Saint AsoniaSaint Asonia is a Canadian rock band consisting of former Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier, Mike Mushok, Corey Lowery, and Rich Beddoe.
11VoivodVoivod is a Canadian heavy metal band from Jonquière, Québec. Their musical style has changed several times since the band's origin in the early 1980s.
12The Guess WhoThe Guess Who was a Canadian rock band formed in 1962. The band was formed in Winnipeg, Manitoba and is mostly known for their hit "American Woman".
14Men Without Hats
17Martha and The Muffins
20Billy TalentBilly Talent is a Canadian rock band from Mississauga, Ontario. They formed in 1993 with Benjamin Kowalewicz as the lead vocalist, Ian D'Sa on guitar, bassist Jon Gallant and drummer Aaron Solowoniuk.