List of Canadian hard rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as hard rock solo artists from Canada are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Canadian music that you've never heard before. The hard rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Canada. If you think the best Canadian hard rock band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
List ranges from Neil Young to Rush, plus much more.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular hard rock bands from Canada?" and "Which hard rock bands started in Canada?" then this list will answer your questions.