Best Acid Rock Bands/Artists of All Time Bands/Musicians
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Best Acid Rock Bands/Artists of All Time

Acid rock artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good acid rock bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top acid rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Acid rock groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all acid rock bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest acid rock bands of all time, since the most famous acid rock artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best acid rock music.

You can click on the acid rock band names to see more information about that particular notable acid rock group. If they're near the top of the best acid rock artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top acid rock bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the acid rock band names themselves.

This list includes Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd and more items. Make sure to make your voice heard on which are the best (and worst) items on this list. Vote! Don't like The Doors or Grateful Dead? Vote them down so they don't win.

All important, significant and iconic names in acid rock music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new acid rock bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of acid rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into acid rock music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good acid rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent acid rock bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best acid rock bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest acid rock musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular acid rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Protopunk

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    Blues-rock, Psychedelic soul, Rock music

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    Blues-rock, Classic rock, Rock music

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    Blues-rock, Psychedelic folk, Rock music

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    added by NilBanerjee Rock music, Space rock, Experimental rock

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Rock music, Acid rock, Jam band

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    Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Rock music, Space rock, Protopunk

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    Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music

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    Bubblegum pop, Blues-rock, Rock music

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    Rock music, Folk rock, Acid rock

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    Rock music, Garage rock, Protopunk

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    added by toggicilia Krautrock, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    new! & added by JeffersonSantos Rock music, Space rock, Heavy metal

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    added by toggicilia Psychedelic folk, Rock music, Outsider music

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    Psychedelic folk, Rock music, Garage rock

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    Rock music, Garage rock, Acid rock

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    Rock music, Garage rock, Protopunk

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    added by C_Moorehead Rock music, Jazz fusion

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    Noise rock, Musical improvisation, Space rock

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