bands/musicians List of Famous Bands from Boston

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List of Boston bands, listed by their level of fame. This Boston musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Boston bands are included, as well as many Boston musicians of underground status. This list of Boston musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Boston bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Examples of bands on this list: Aerosmith, Boston and many more.

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Aerosmith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Aerosmith Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

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Boston is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Boston Classic rock, Rock music, Progressive rock

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Pixies is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Pixies Experimental rock, Grunge, Noise

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Godsmack is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Godsmack Nu metal, Groove metal, Rock music

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The Cars is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Cars Bubblegum pop, Synthpop, New Wave

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New Kids on the Block is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
New Kids on the Block Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

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Dropkick Murphys is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Dropkick Murphys Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Folk rock

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The Breeders is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Breeders Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Bobby Brown Hip hop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

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The Dresden Dolls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Dresden Dolls Piano rock, Dark cabaret, Soft rock

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New Edition is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
New Edition Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, New Wave

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Guru is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Guru Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Jazz

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JoJo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
JoJo Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop

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Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Mark Wahlberg Hip hop music

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The Mighty Mighty Bosstones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones Noise rock, Ska punk, Third-wave of ska

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Isis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Isis Doom metal, Post-metal, Progressive metal

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Gang Starr is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Gang Starr Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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Powerman 5000 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Powerman 5000 Nu metal, Rock music, Industrial rock

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Anal Cunt is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Anal Cunt Rock music, Folk music, Noise music

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Guster is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Guster Jangle pop, Rock music, Alternative rock

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Boys Like Girls is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Boys Like Girls Pop punk, Country pop, Rock music

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The Lemonheads is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Lemonheads Alternative rock, Punk rock, Indie rock

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Evan Dando is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Evan Dando Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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Extreme is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Extreme Glam metal, Blues-rock, Progressive metal

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The Magnetic Fields is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Magnetic Fields Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music

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Armand Van Helden is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Armand Van Helden Hip hop music, Electro, House music

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Béla Fleck is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Béla Fleck Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock

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Free is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Free Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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Danny Wood is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Danny Wood Pop music, Soft rock

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Chick Corea is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Chick Corea Kozmigroov, Fusion, Avant-garde jazz

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Harry Carney is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston

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Letters to Cleo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Letters to Cleo Rock music, Grunge, Power pop

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DAY26 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
DAY26 Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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Donnie Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Donnie Wahlberg Pop music

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Bell Biv DeVoe is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Bell Biv DeVoe Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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Marky Mark and The Funky Bunch is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Marky Mark and The Funky Bunch Hip hop music, Eurodance

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Sonny Stitt is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Sonny Stitt Hard bop, Jazz, Bebop

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Belly is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Belly Jangle pop, Dream pop, Alternative rock

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Mike Stern is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Mike Stern Rock music, Jazz fusion, Post-bop

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Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

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Mark Sandman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Mark Sandman Blues-rock, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Mission of Burma is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Mission of Burma Noise rock, Rock music, Punk rock

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DJ /rupture is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
DJ /rupture Hip hop music, Ragga, Dubstep

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Freezepop is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Freezepop Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

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Meliah Rage is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Meliah Rage Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal

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The Upper Crust is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
The Upper Crust Rock music, Hard rock

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Buffalo Tom is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Buffalo Tom Rock music, Alternative rock

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Al B. Sure! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Al B. Sure! Urban contemporary, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing

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Arthur Baker is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Arthur Baker Old-school hip hop, Electro, Electronic music

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Ralph Tresvant is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Boston
Ralph Tresvant Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing