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Austin Punk Rock Bands List

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Updated April 24, 2020 3.2k views 17 items

List of Austin punk rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as punk rock solo artists from Austin are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Austin music that you've never heard before. The punk rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Austin. If you think the best Austin punk rock band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

Artists here include everything from Alejandro Escovedo to Dicks.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular punk rock bands from Austin?" and "Which punk rock bands started in Austin?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Alejandro Escovedo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Dicks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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MDC is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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One Bad Pig is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Riddlin' Kids is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Lower Class Brats is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Big Boys is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Dynamite Boy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Yuppie Pricks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
Yuppie Pricks
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Scratch Acid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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The Impossibles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
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Best Fwends is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
Best Fwends
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Finally Punk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
Finally Punk
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The Ideals is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
The Ideals
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HOTMOM is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
hotmom.mp3 added HOTMOM

Beginning as a bedroom project, HOTMOM became fleshed out in suburban garages surrounding Austin, TX. This band's music explores popular culture, sexuality, and politics through noisey, trashy punk.

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The Motards is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
d.paul.johnson11 added The Motards
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Stretford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Austin Punk Rock Bands List
LardAss added Stretford