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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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    Guana Batz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands
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    Psychobilly, Shock rock, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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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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    Hotrod Frankie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

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    Mad Sin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punk rock

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    Pitbullfarm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punkabilly

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    Horror punk, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Pop punk, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Outlaw country, Americana, Psychobilly

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    The Go-Katz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands
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    Pub rock, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    New Wave, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    New Wave, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Klingonz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly

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    Horror punk, Punk blues, Psychobilly

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    Frenzy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

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    Psychobilly, Rock n' Roll, Rock music

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    Pop punk, Ska punk, Psychobilly

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    Punk blues, Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Heavy metal

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Alternative rock

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Rockabilly

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    The Limit Club is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Gothic rock, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

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    Horror punk, Psychobilly, Rock music

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    Pop punk, Psychobilly, Yé-yé

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    The Termites is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly

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    P.O.X. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rock and roll, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rock music, Country

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    Calabrese is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Horror punk, Gothabilly

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    Horror punk, Nu metal, Psychobilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punkabilly

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    Matadors is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly, Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Gothabilly

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    Psychobilly, Rockabilly

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    Ghoultown is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Punk rock

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    Psychobilly, Metalcore, Heavy metal

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    The Hangmen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Psychobilly Bands

    Psychobilly, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Psychobilly, Punk rock

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