bands/musicians List of Famous Bands from Glasgow

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List of Glasgow bands, listed by their level of fame. This Glasgow musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Glasgow bands are included, as well as many Glasgow musicians of underground status. This list of Glasgow musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Glasgow bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

List bands range from Mark Knopfler to Simple Minds.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Glasgow?" or "What is a list of Glasgow bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (123 items)

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Mark Knopfler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Mark Knopfler Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music

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Simple Minds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Simple Minds New Wave, Rock music, Pop rock

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Franz Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Franz Ferdinand New Wave, Rock music, Dance-punk

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Belle & Sebastian is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Belle & Sebastian Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rock music

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Lulu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Lulu Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music

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Mogwai is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Mogwai Shoegazing, Rock music, Experimental rock

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Primal Scream is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Primal Scream Rock music, Electronic music, House music

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La Roux is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
La Roux Indie pop, Synthpop, New Wave

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The Jesus and Mary Chain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
The Jesus and Mary Chain Indie pop, Shoegazing, Alternative rock

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Camera Obscura is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Camera Obscura Indie pop

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Frightened Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Frightened Rabbit Alternative country, Indie folk, Indie rock

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Teenage Fanclub is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Teenage Fanclub Jangle pop, Indie pop, Shoegazing

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Bert Jansch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Bert Jansch Folk music, Folk rock

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Dogs Die in Hot Cars is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Dogs Die in Hot Cars Rock music, Britpop, Indie rock

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John Paul Young is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
John Paul Young Pop music

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Deacon Blue is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Deacon Blue Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

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Aztec Camera is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Aztec Camera Indie pop, New Wave, Alternative rock

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Dave Mackintosh is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Dave Mackintosh Black metal, Power metal

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Sharleen Spiteri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Sharleen Spiteri Pop music, Rock music, Alternative rock

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Travis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Travis Rock music, Britpop, Baroque pop

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The Fratellis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
The Fratellis Indie pop, Rock music, Garage rock

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The Blue Nile is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
The Blue Nile Adult album alternative, Pop music, Sophisti-pop

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Dananananaykroyd is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Dananananaykroyd Indie pop, Indie, Rock music

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Jon Fratelli is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Jon Fratelli Rock music, Garage punk, Garage rock

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1990s is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
1990s Rock music, Garage rock, Power pop

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Randolph Colville is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow

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Eddi Reader is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Eddi Reader Pop music, Folk music

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Lonnie Donegan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Lonnie Donegan Skiffle, Folk music, Traditional pop music

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Jimmy Barnes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Jimmy Barnes Blues-rock, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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Stuart Braithwaite is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Stuart Braithwaite Instrumental rock, Alternative rock, Post-rock

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Texas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Texas Disco, Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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Marmalade is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Marmalade Pop music, Psychedelic pop, Merseybeat

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Alexi Murdoch is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Alexi Murdoch Acoustic music, Alternative rock, Indie folk

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Ian McCallum is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Ian McCallum Rock music, Punk rock

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The Submarines is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
The Submarines Indie pop, Folk music, Indie rock

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James Kerr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
James Kerr New Wave, Pop music, Rock music

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Alex Smoke is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Alex Smoke Minimal techno, Classical music, Electronica

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Helen Marnie is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Helen Marnie Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

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Orange Juice is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Orange Juice Indie pop, New Wave, Rock music

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Mel Gaynor is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Mel Gaynor New Wave, Pop music, Rock music

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The Supernaturals is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
The Supernaturals Rock music, Power pop, Britpop

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Sons and Daughters is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Sons and Daughters Rock music, Indie rock

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Attic Lights is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Attic Lights Power pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Russell Webb is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Russell Webb New Wave, Power pop, Soft rock

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Ivor Cutler is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Ivor Cutler Spoken word, Trad jazz, Comedy rock

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Michelle McManus is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Michelle McManus Synthpop, Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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Alan McGee is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Alan McGee Britpop, Alternative rock

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The Almighty is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow

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Craig Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Craig Armstrong Electronic music, Classical music, Alternative rock

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Maggie Bell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Glasgow
Maggie Bell Blues-rock, Rock music, Rhythm and blues