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List Rules The definition of "punk" is nebulous - if you don't consider a band punk, feel free to vote em down

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Joy Division is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Joy Division Punk rock, Post-punk

Punk Bands with the Best Lyrics The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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The Cure is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Cure New Wave, Gothic rock, Rock music

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Siouxsie & the Banshees is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Siouxsie & the Banshees New Wave, Gothic rock, Alternative rock

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Sex Pistols is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Sex Pistols Rock music, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

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Ramones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Ramones Pop punk, Rock music, Classic Punk

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Green Day is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Green Day Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock

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The Clash is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Clash Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave

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The Stooges is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Stooges Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music

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The Exploited is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Exploited Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

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The Offspring is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Offspring Pop punk, Ska punk, Rock music

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Millencolin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Millencolin Pop punk, Ska punk, Skate punk

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Bikini Kill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Bikini Kill Riot grrrl, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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New York Dolls is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
New York Dolls Rock music, Protopunk, Glam punk

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Anti‐Flag is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Anti‐Flag Pop punk, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

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Blink-182 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Blink-182 Pop punk, Rock music, Skate punk

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X-Ray Spex is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
X-Ray Spex New Wave, Punk rock

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Operation Ivy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Operation Ivy Ska punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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The Damned is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
The Damned Gothic rock, Garage rock, Alternative rock

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Buzzcocks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Buzzcocks Pop punk, New Wave, Power pop

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Refused is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Punk Bands Of All Time
Refused Heavy metal, Melodic hardcore, Screamo