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The Best Celtic Rock Bands/Artists

List Criteria: Vote up and add all of the best Celtic rock bands of all time.

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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    added by LoïcMacWind
    2011 Festive Celtic Rockwww.celkilt.com

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    Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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    Kings Cross, London, United Kingdom

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    Skye, Scotland

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    Scotland

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    alert! & added by LoïcMacWind
    bodhaktan.com 

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    Dundalk, Republic of Ireland

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    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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    Auchtermuchty, United Kingdom

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    Middleburg, Florida, United States of America

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    County Donegal, Republic of Ireland

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    Celtic rock

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    Houston, Texas, United States of America

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    Belgrade, Serbia

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    July 2013 Creeds Cross are a collective of musicians led by Irish Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist Bart Foley Musicians include Pete Jupp(FM) Drums, Bob Skeat (Wishbone Ash) Bass, Brian Kelly (Shane McGowan) Banjo,

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    New South Wales, Australia

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    United Kingdom

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    2010  Celtic/Rock for the massesBrynmor (Welsh for great hill) originated in 2010 after Robert Gabb craved to return to his Celtic musical roots. He had been playing in Wales and Ireland prior to

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