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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different artists, like Sex Pistols and Dead Kennedys. Rank the best artists on this list to see their way to the top of the list. What's the best item on this list? Björk? Chumbawamba?

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

This list answers the questions "who are the best anarcho-punk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest anarcho-punk musician ever?"

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263 56
Crass is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Noise rock, Anarcho-punk, Art rock

2
137 32
Flux Of Pink Indians is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk rock, Post-punk

3
172 50
Subhumans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Ska punk, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

4
267 98
Dead Kennedys is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Psychobilly, Anarcho-punk, Skate punk

5
118 43
Rudimentary Peni is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Gothic rock, Anarcho-punk, Experimental rock

6
129 57
Discharge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Crossover thrash, Glam metal, D-beat

7
94 36
Poison Girls is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Riot grrrl, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

8
76 29
Exit-Stance is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
John Copeland added Punk rock

9
81 47
The Mob is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Deathrock

10
71 40
Zounds is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Post-punk

11
77 46
Reagan Youth is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

12
117 84
Conflict is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

13
81 54
MDC is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

14
89 64
Aus-Rotten is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Crust punk

15
49 28
Vi Subversa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk

16
70 50
Amebix is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Thrash metal, Anarcho-punk, Black metal

17
77 59
Oi Polloi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Crossover thrash, Street punk, Anarcho-punk

18
75 59
Jello Biafra is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Industrial metal, Spoken word, Anarcho-punk

19
52 40
Antisect is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Crust punk, Heavy metal

20
61 50
Icons of Filth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

21
39 30
The Ex is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk, Punk jazz, Punk rock

22
65 58
Choking Victim is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Ska punk, Ska, Anarcho-punk

23
58 51
Doom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Crust punk

24
54 48
The Varukers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Anarcho-punk

25
48 42
Omega Tribe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anarcho-punk Bands
Anarcho-punk