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Best Acoustic Music Bands/Artists

Acoustic music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good acoustic music 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 acoustic music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Acoustic music 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 acoustic music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest acoustic music bands of all time, since the most famous acoustic music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best acoustic music music.

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

List is made up of a variety of items, including Dave Matthews Band and John Mayer. Upvote your favorite items to see them rise to the top of the list. Downvote the ones you don't like for the opposite effect. Is Jack Black better than Richard Thompson?

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

The list includes all new acoustic music 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 acoustic music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into acoustic music 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 acoustic music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent acoustic music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best acoustic music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest acoustic music 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 acoustic music 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, Folk music

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    Hip hop music, Indie, Pop music

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    Indie pop, Tropical rock, Pop music

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    Blues-rock, Disco, Pop music

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    Jangle pop, Classic rock, Heartland rock

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    Indie pop, Folk rock, Acoustic music

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    Ballad, Blue-eyed soul, Country pop

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    Latin pop, Bolero, Acoustic music

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    Indie pop, Anti-folk, Pop music

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    Indie, Psychedelic folk, Shoegazing

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    Rock music, Emo, Folk rock

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    Rock music, World music, Acoustic music

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    Adult album alternative, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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    Acoustic music, Pop rock

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    Rock music, Acoustic music, Alternative rock

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    new! Folk music, Acoustic music, Melodic hardcore

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    Indie, Pop music, Folk music

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    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, New Wave

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    added by looksharp Classic rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    Indie pop, Folk music, World music

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    Folk rock, Acoustic music, Pop folk

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    Folk rock, Acoustic music, Britpop

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    new! & added by sundeep180 Folk music, Folk rock

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    Trevor Hall Rock music, Reggae, Acoustic music

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    Indie pop, Folk music, Folk rock

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    Folk rock, Funk

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    Indie pop, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

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    New Wave, Rock music, Latin American music

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    Americana, Pop music, Rock music

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    Folk music, Acoustic music, Soft rock

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    added by looksharp Folk music, Experimental rock, Folk rock

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    Synthpop, Pop music, Reggae

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    Pop music, Acoustic music, Pop rock

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    Rock music, Flamenco, Folk rock

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    Roger Greenawalt Pop music, Rock music, Reggae

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    Magna Carta Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock

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    Pop music, Rock music, Acoustic music

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    Acoustic music, Pop rock, Indie rock

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    Acoustic music, Alternative rock, Indie folk

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    Folk music, Acoustic music

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    Rock music, Acoustic music

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    Indie pop, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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    Folk music, Acoustic music, Indie rock

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    Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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    Indie pop, Emo, Acoustic music

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    added by looksharp Rock music, Folk music

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    The Scene Aesthetic Indie pop, Pop music, Acoustic music

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    Country pop, Acoustic music, Pop rock

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    Hip hop music, Christian music, Indie

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    Rock music, Heavy metal, Acoustic music

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