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Best Canadian Rock Bands/Artists

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

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

List below includes Sam Roberts, The Tragically Hip and more items. Make sure to downvote the worst items on this list. Downvote the items you like the least, like Elliott Brood or Doug Bennett. If you do like them, then vote them up.

All important, significant and iconic names in canadian 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 canadian 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 canadian rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into canadian 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 canadian rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent canadian rock bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best canadian rock bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest canadian 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 canadian rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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List Criteria: Only bands or rock musicians who are from Canada

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    Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal More
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    Rock music, Experimental rock, Grunge More
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    Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Progressive rock More
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    Boogie rock, Rock music, Hard rock More
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    Blues-rock, Canadian rock, Rock music More
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    Blues-rock, Classic rock, Pop music More
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    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Heartland rock More
    added by: bojanthebest
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    Rock music, Folk rock, Acoustic music More
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    Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal More
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    Pop music, Folk music, Folk jazz More
    added by: willyboymcoy
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    Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock More
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    Indie pop, Alternative rock, Art rock More
    added by: elise
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    Rock music, Pop rock, Power pop More
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    Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rock music More
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    Rock music, Pop rock, Post-grunge More
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    Rock music, Pop rock, Hard rock More
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    Canadian rock, Rock music, Indie rock More
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    Aria Tesolin

    Pop Alternative, Top 40, Adult Contemporary, Pop Classical More
    added by: Lucid
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    Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal More
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    Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Rock music, Pop rock, Progressive rock More
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    Rock music, Folk rock, Alternative rock More
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    Pop punk, Rock music, Emo More
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    Blues-rock, Folk music, Folk rock More
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    Neo-progressive rock, Space rock, Heavy metal More
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    Pop punk, Rapcore, Melodic hardcore More
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    Indie pop, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Canadian rock, Folk music, Folk rock More
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    Indie pop, Dance-punk, Indie rock More
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    Canadian rock, Power pop, Indie rock More
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    Pop punk, Christian punk, Power pop More
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    Indie pop, Synthpop, Indie More
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    Shoegazing, Experimental rock, Dream pop More
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    Dark ambient, Space rock, Experimental rock More
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    Synthpunk, Noise rock, Dance-punk More
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    Alternative rock More
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    Jangle pop, Indie pop, Pop rock More
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    Noise rock, Garage rock, Grunge More
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    Experimental rock, Punk rock, Post-hardcore More
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    Young Galaxy

    Indie pop, Synthpop, Dream pop More
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    Garage rock, Alternative rock, Indie rock More
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    Yukon Blonde

    Indie rock More
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    Shoegazing, Experimental rock, Post-rock More
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    Majical Cloudz

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    Metz

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    Electronic music, Alternative dance, Electronic dance music More
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    Walk Off the Earth

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    Indie pop, New Wave, Dance-punk More
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    Ska punk, Rock music, Reggae rock More
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    Garage punk, Garage rock, Rock and roll More
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