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The Best Psychobilly Bands

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Mixing elements of rock, punk and rockabilly, psychobilly bands are known not so much for the frantic pace of its music, but instead for its vibrant lyrics that have references to science fiction, horror, violence and sexuality. The best psychobilly bands are able to seamlessly mix three chord punk with a splash of - believe it or not - thrash metal, hence why the genre has the name of psychobilly. Bands started rising to prominence in the 1980s in the UK before catching on in Europe and Australia before becoming internationally recognized.

So, what are the best psychobilly bands? Any list of psychobilly groups has to include the likes of the Stray Cats, Devil's Brigade, The Meteors, The Creepshow and the Reverend Horton Heat. These bands are known as some of the best psychobilly bands and with good reason. Their songs are memorable, their live shows energetic and cheeky lyrics is what makes these groups appeal to fans. 

That said, this list should help guide you to what psychobilly are considered among the best. As a point of reference, this list of psychobilly bands provides the foundation of your psychobilly knowledge. This list answers the questions "who are the best psychobilly bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest psychobilly 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 psychobilly bands that you might've heard of. (111 items)


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    Horror punk, Psychobilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Shock rock, Punk rock

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    Horror punk, New Wave, Punk blues

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    Horror punk, New Wave, Psychobilly

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    New Wave, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punkabilly

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    New Wave, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Pop punk, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Pub rock, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Horror punk, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rock n' Roll, Rock music

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    Outlaw country, Americana, Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly

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    Pop punk, Ska punk, Psychobilly

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    Horror punk, Punk blues, Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    Gothic rock, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Alternative rock

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    Psychobilly, Heavy metal

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

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    Punk blues, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punk rock

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    Pop punk, Psychobilly, Yé-yé

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    Horror punk, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Psychobilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punkabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rock and roll, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Metalcore, Heavy metal

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Country

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    Swamp pop, Psychobilly, Garage punk

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    Psychobilly, Rock and roll, Punk rock

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