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Best Melodic Rock Bands

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

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

List features items like Dokken, Great White. Vote for your favorites to get them to rise to the top of the list. The fun part of voting on multiple items is making the hard choices, like what's better Winger or Toto?

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

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

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    Melodic Rock, Neo-progressive rock, Pop music More
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    Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Rock music, Pop rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Ballad More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Heavy metal More
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    Pop music, Melodic Rock music, Folk rock More
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    Rock music, Pop rock, Soft rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Blues-rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Hard rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Rock music, Progressive rock More
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    Glam metal, Classic rock, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Progressive metal, Power metal More
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    Melodic Rock, Blues-rock, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Neo-progressive rock, Rock music More
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    Blue-eyed soul, Rock music, Pop rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Rock music, Pop rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Heavy metal, Pop rock More
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    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Rock music More
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    C. J. Snare

    Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Noise rock, Rock music More
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    Melodic Rock, Power metal, Heavy metal More
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    Wohnout

    Melodic Rock, Rock music, Punk rock More
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