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Best Steampunk Bands

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 items 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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    added by DanielPerezLara Steampunk, Rock music, Folk music

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    Gothic rock, Steampunk, Ska

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    Gothic rock, Electronic body music, Steampunk

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    added by JohnMondelli The Cog Is Dead Steampunk, Folk, Western, Rock

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    added by dr.w.creed Victor Sierra "Steampunk, Dieselpunk, Retro-futuristic, electro, Industrial, Rock ... http://victorsierra.bandcamp.com

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    Steampunk, Hip Hop

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    added by SteveJones1 Frenchy and the Punk http://www.frenchyandthepunk.com/ 

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    added by JohnWilson1 Lord MontyJacques III Steampunk, Funk SteampunkFUNK Bizarre! http://steampunkfunkbizarre.bandcamp.com/

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    Doctor Steel Steampunk, Electronic music, Industrial music

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    added by cosmicjuju The Clockwork Dolls

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    added by Lyd_Neustrie Synthpop, Dark cabaret, Electronic music

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    Neoclassical Dark Wave, Trip hop, Steampunk

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Marquis of Vaudeville http://marquisofvaudeville.com/

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    The Men That Will Not Be Blamed for Nothing Steampunk, Punk rock, Oi!

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    added by DaleRowles BB BlackDog Steampunk, Alternative, Rock, Psychedelic, Funk, Punk, Blues

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    added by JohnnyBoreham Metropolis Alternative/ Steampunk METROPOLIS uk steampunk band www.facebook.com/METbandUK 

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    added by FelineLang Feline and Strange Cabaret Soul, Steampunk, Epic Jazz Pop Berlin based 5 piece plays theatralic Cabaret Punk Soul on piano, violoncello, computer, ...

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    Indie, Gothic rock, Steampunk

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    Nathaniel Johnstone Steampunk

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    added by MarkRossmore Escape the Clouds Steampunk World-Industrial http://www.EscapeTheClouds.com

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    added by doctorcarmilla Dr. Carmilla Steampunk, Dieselpunk, Cabaret, Indie, Rock, Darkwave, Singer-Songwriter ... http://drcarmilla.com

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Unwoman

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    added by DrewWilen Eli August

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    added by birthriteuk Birthrite Birthrite, from the post-industrial Black Country. Influenced and inspired by Steampunk, into ...

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    Steampunk, Dark cabaret, Polka

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    Steampunk, Neoclassical New Age music, Experimental music

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    Synthpunk, Gothic rock, Steampunk

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Mr. B The Gentleman Rhymer

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Automaton http://www.steampoweredmetal.com/

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Folk rock

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    added by AyraLeonadeLoryva Coppelius Cello rock, Heavy metal, Kammer Core Kammer-core from Berlin.

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Romani music, Gypsy punk, Punk rock

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    added by SmittenTooms Trip hop, Cello rock, Dark cabaret

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    added by AyraLeonadeLoryva Aeronautica Metal, Gothic Metal, Steampunk, German-based Steampunk Gothic Metal Band

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    Sunday Driver

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

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    added by CatherineBarson The Gin Rebellion Dark cabaret, steampunk, americana, eastern european, retro-folk fusion ... http://www.theginrebellion.com

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    added by AugustoGintamaChiarle Poison Garden Metal https://www.facebook.com/pgsteampunk

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    Anti-folk, Steampunk, Outsider music

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    added by Fumthepupprt The Velveteen Steampunk, pop rock, nerd rock, boing http://www.facebook.com/thevelveteenband

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    added by Spiky Spiky Rock / Orchestral / Steampunk music

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    added by Fumthepupprt Cirque Noir Steampunk, Goth for Gigglers http://www.reverbnation.com/cirquenoir

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    added by minamoonstar Ephemeral Mists Ambient music

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    added by tenchi13 Insomniac Folklore Folk-Punk, Neo-Vaudeville, Steampunk www.insomniacfolklore.com

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    added by MelHadland The Copperfield Ensemble Project Neo-Victorian Steampunk with a twist of Vaudeville and a dash of dark ...

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    added by EnriqueVelazquez Indie pop, Rock music, Folk rock

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    added by justweddingsmark The Dark Design Steampunk Big Band and Rock Opera 

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    Neoclassical Dark Wave, Trip hop, Steampunk

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    added by SteveJones1 Thy Last Drop

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