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

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

A list made up of new indie rock folk punk bands like The Avett Brothers and Gogol Bordello. Make sure to rock the vote by upvoting the best artists on this list. The list includes stuff like The Pogues and Mumford & Sons, giving you a breadth of choices.

All important, significant and iconic names in folk punk music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new folk punk 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 folk punk, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into folk punk 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 folk punk bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent folk punk bands.

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

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Evan Greer is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
NonyDeerSlayerGray added Evan Greer

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Profane Sass is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
1487468804716 added Profane Sass

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1916 is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Sven Kanitz added 1916

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Destroy Nate Allen is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Nate Allen0 added Destroy Nate Allen

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Mutiny is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Mutiny Punk rock, Folk punk, Indie rock

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Kind of Like Spitting is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
DuffMcStuffins added Kind of Like Spitting Indie rock

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Death Before Breakfa is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Christian wright added Death Before Breakfa

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The Manx is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
KimAbbott added The Manx We live in a Husky Tavern... bonded by blood... our innards are ticking...https://www.facebook.com/themanxbandVisit our main site at http://themanx.bandcamp.com/   

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HAPPY OL'McWEASEL is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
SamVibe added HAPPY OL'McWEASEL

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Captain Chaos is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Captain Chaos Folk punk

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Walter Etc. is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
graydays added Walter Etc.

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The Suburbanists is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
sonnyvanw added The Suburbanists

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Matilda's Scoundrels is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Guest_4193a4e2-1ee0-4260-afa9-0534ff834efc added Matilda's Scoundrels

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Calibretto 13 is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Tim Fenton added Calibretto 13 Christian punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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Chad Hates George is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Chad Hates George

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Spoonboy is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Spoonboy

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Destroy Nate Allen is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Nate Allen0 added Destroy Nate Allen

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This Is a Robbery is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands

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SMZB is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Sven Kanitz added Smzb

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Shakey Graves is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Shakey Graves

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Sydney City Trash is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Sydney City Trash Rock music, Country, Post-punk

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Pedals On Our Pirate Ships is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands

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Folk the System is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Folk the System

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Shamrocks is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Anatoliy Khomenko added Shamrocks

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Stramash is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
StramashScotland added Stramash

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Bad Livers is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Bad Livers Folk music, Old-time music, Polka

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Johnny Kowalski and The Sexy W... is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
YarrumHpesoj-Nhoj added Johnny Kowalski and The Sexy Weirdos

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The Fratellis is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
The Fratellis Indie pop, Rock music, Garage rock

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Mr. Irish Bastard is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Mr. Irish Bastard Rock music, Folk rock, Punk rock

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Drink Hunters is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Drink Hunters added Drink Hunters Drink Hunters is a mixture of aggressive punk-rock with Celtic touches throughouts, incorporating the wild-partying Irish spirit.The idea arose three years ago, driving the Drink Hunters to combine the music that they had been ...

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Tattle Tale is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Tattle Tale Folk punk, Indie rock

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The Whisky Priests is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Gary Miller Songs added The Whisky Priests

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Black 47 is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Black 47 Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Rock music

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Speaker for the Dead is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Speaker for the Dead

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Sloth Hands is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Sloth Hands

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Fatum is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Muckberd added Fatum

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Michael Jordan Touchdown Pass is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands

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Stuffy the Sidekick is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Stuffy the Sidekick

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Sledding With Tigers is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Sledding With Tigers

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The Pogue Traders is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
ConorO'Leary added The Pogue Traders

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Sai U Drom is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
dylaneme added Sai U Drom

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The Drunken Wobblies is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added The Drunken Wobblies

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Stromms is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Kane Kelly added Stromms

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Porch Cat is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Porch Cat

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Dave Hughes and the Renegade F... is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands

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Forest Pooky is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Snowskie added Forest Pooky

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Scott Cooley is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
scottcooley added Scott Cooley

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Scott Cooley is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
scottcooley added Scott Cooley

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McCrae's Battalion is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
DrewMayo added McCrae's Battalion Celtic Folk Punk - Celtic Folk Punk Rock  

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Black Lungs is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Best Folk Punk Bands
Black Lungs Piano rock, Folk rock, Alternative rock