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List of Famous Bands from Albuquerque

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List of Albuquerque bands, listed by their level of fame. This Albuquerque musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Albuquerque bands are included, as well as many Albuquerque musicians of underground status. This list of Albuquerque musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Albuquerque bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

List contains bands like Beirut, The Shins.

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    Pop music, Folk music
    Beirut is an American band which was originally the solo musical project of Santa Fe native...  more

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    The Shins

    Indie pop, Folk rock
    The Shins are an American indie rock band formed in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1996. The...  more

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    Randy Castillo

    Glam metal, Heavy metal
    Randolpho Francisco Castillo (December 18, 1950 – March 26, 2002) was an American musician. He...  more
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    James Mercer

    Indie pop, Indie rock
    James Russell Mercer (born December 26, 1970) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and...  more

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    The Echoing Green

    Synthpop, Rock music
    The Echoing Green is an electronica/synthpop band. It began as a duo between Joey Belville and...  more

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    Electronic music, Electronic dance music
    Deepsky is an electronic music act based in Los Angeles. Originally from Albuquerque, New...  more
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    Bob Ostertag

    Experimental rock
    Robert "Bob" Ostertag (born April 19, 1957 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States) is an...  more
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    The Handsome Family

    Americana, Alternative country
    The Handsome Family is an alternative country and Americana duo consisting of husband and wife...  more
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    A Hawk and a Hacksaw

    Klezmer, Folk music
    A Hawk and a Hacksaw is an American folk duo from Albuquerque, New Mexico, currently signed to...  more
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    Rock music
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    Edith Grove

    Americana, Rock music