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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of items like Thin Lizzy and Dire Straits. Rank the best items by voting for them. Which is the better choice for the top of this list Mark Knopfler or Gary Moore?

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

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

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    Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Folk rock More
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    The Young Dubliners

    Celtic rock, Folk rock, Folk More
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    Celtic rock, Folk rock, Alternative rock More
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    Celtic rock, Celtic music More
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    Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Rock music More
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    Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music More
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    Celtic rock, Gothic rock, Folk music More
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    Calum MacDonald

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    Celtic rock, Celtic fusion, Folk rock More
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    Celtic rock, Pop music, Rock music More
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    Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Folk music of Ireland More
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    Celtic punk, Punk rock More
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    The Killigans

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    Celtic rock, New Wave, Rock music More
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    Five Hand Reel

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    Celtic rock, Rock music, Folk music of Ireland More
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    Celtic rock, Celtic music More
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    Celtic rock, Folk music of Ireland, Old-time music More
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    Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music More
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    JSD Band

    Celtic rock, Folk rock More
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    Malcolm Jones

    Celtic rock, Rock music, Folk rock More
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    Indie pop, Celtic rock, Rock music More
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    new! Creeds Cross

    Celtic Rock, Folk Rock, Irish band More
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    Creeds Cross are a collective of musicians led by Irish Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist Bart Foley ... more
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    new! Celkilt

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    Festive Celtic Rock
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    Celtic rock, Gothic rock, Punk rock More
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    Celtic rock More
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    Celtic rock, New Wave, Rock music More
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    Celtic rock More
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    Ceann

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    Celtic rock, Folk music of Ireland, Hard rock More
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    Celtic rock, Folk music, Celtic music More
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    Shooglenifty

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    Celtic rock
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    Celtic rock, Rock music, Latin American music More
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    The Skels

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    Rory MacDonald

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    Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Rock music More
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