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The Best Steampunk Bands

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

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

The list you're viewing contains artists like Voltaire and Chris Vrenna. Make sure to vote for your favorites. If you're not a fan of Rasputina or Abney Park, then vote those down so that the list takes your preferences into account.

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

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

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

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The Best Steampunk Bands Bands/Musicians
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    The 2¢ Show, Album One, Live at the Globe of Yesterday's Tomorrow

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    Boo Hoo, Spooky Songs for Creepy Kids, Then and Again

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    Father of Invention, More Tea?, The Indifference Engine

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    Lost Horizons, The Death of Tragedy, From Dreams or Angels

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    A Cursed Legacy (An orchestral Tribute to the Music of Castlevania), Sonic ...

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    ranked low on reranks & added by dr.w.creed
    http://victorsierra.bandcamp.com

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    Dr. Steel, Dr. Steel Read-A-Long, People of Earth

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    Dramatis Personae, Rare Instrumentals and Other Atrocities, When Banners ...

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    Out Of Mind METROPOLIS uk steampunk band www.facebook.com/METbandUK 

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    ranked low on reranks & added by SteveJones1
    Elephant Uproar, Eternal Summer, Happy Madness http://www.frenchyandthepunk.com/ 

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    This May Be the Reason Why the Men That Will Not Be Blamed for Nothing ...

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    SteampunkFUNK Bizarre! http://steampunkfunkbizarre.bandcamp.com/

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    Thanks for the Ether, How We Quit the Forest, My Fever Broke

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    Opheliac: The Deluxe Edition, Enchant, A Bit o' This & That

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    Excision, Birthrite / 3 Ton Bridge Birthrite, from the post-industrial Black Country. Influenced and inspired by Steampunk, into diversity, vintage style and non-conformity, splicing up with action, old world charm, and screaming

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    added by DrewWilen

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    Behaviour (2011), Science Fiction (2013), Gettin´ angry (2015) Berlin based 5 piece plays theatralic Cabaret Punk Soul on piano, violoncello, computer, double and E-bass, percussions, and drums, and sometimes brass - music associating a SciFi-movie from the

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    "No One" and "No Two"

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    http://marquisofvaudeville.com/

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    Can't Stop, Shan't Stop, The Tweed Album

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    Until the End, Circumnavigator, Bring the Rain http://www.EscapeTheClouds.com

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    The Keys, Wildness & Artifice, Knowledge Scars

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    5 Tales From God-Only-Knows

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    Ageha {Prototype Edition}, Exhumed & {Un}plugged http://drcarmilla.com

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    Firsty EP Take a bit of Gypsy punk, add a touch of Pirate shanty, a bit of dark Cabaret, a bit of steampunk  songs with killer hooks , songs of drink, death  debauchery & decline  that will

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    Drunken Lullabies, Within a Mile of Home, Whiskey on a Sunday

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    http://www.steampoweredmetal.com/

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    Super Taranta!, Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike, Voi-La Intruder

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    added by AyraLeonadeLoryva
    To My Creator, Time-Zeit, 1803 Kammer-core from Berlin.

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    The Last Steampunk Waltz www.ghostfiremusic.com

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    Third Place Prize, More Than Flies, In the CIty of Dreadful Night

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    Dirty Hands, A Collection of Creatures, Johnny Hollow

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    often listed & added by justweddingsmark
    Steampunk Big Band and Rock Opera 

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    Monthly Journal, Audio Addiction, Why Dogs Howl at the Moon

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    The Uprising of the Gin Rebellion http://www.theginrebellion.com

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    about to drop off & added by EnriqueVelazquez
    Rain Dogs, Mule Variations, Blood Money

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    Where Drowned Suns Still Glimmer, Mechanical Serpent, Sound Organized in ...

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    www.insomniacfolklore.com

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    American McGee's Alice, American McGee's Alice Original Music Score, Skool ...

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    O'er the Mountain, 'Neath the Pale Moon, The Cassettes

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    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks

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    SiLVer Rock / Orchestral / Steampunk music

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