Australian Music Australian Funk Bands List

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

List features bands like Bee Gees and Frank Gambale.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular funk bands from Australia?" and "Which funk bands started in Australia?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Bee Gees is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Disco

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Frank Gambale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Instrumental rock, Smooth jazz, Jazz fusion

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Sam Sparro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Synthpop, Electro, House music

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Maurice Gibb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

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Skunkhour is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Hip hop music, Acid jazz, Alternative rock

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Chris Frangou is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Grunk, Rock music, Dance music

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Deni Hines is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Pop music, Reggae, Contemporary R&B

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The Cruel Sea is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Indie rock, Blues, Funk

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Wolf & Cub is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Psychedelia, Rock music, Indie rock

10
Chris Frangou's Sound Theory is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Grunk, Jazz fusion, Jazz

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Carus and The True Believers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Rock music, Folk music, Reggae

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Resin Dogs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Hip hop music, Funk

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Mammal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Classic rock, Heavy metal, Rap metal

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Bomba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Reggae, Funk

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The Dukes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Funk

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I'm Talking is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Pop music, Funk

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Adam Lopez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Pop music, Latin American music, Rhythm and blues

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Scandal'us is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

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Global Frontier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
Global Frontier Funk rock, Funk

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The Holy Rollercoasters is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
jvvr added The Holy Rollercoasters soul, funk

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The New Buzz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
jvvr added The New Buzz funk, soul, psych

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The Francis Wolves is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
jvvr added The Francis Wolves funk, psychedelic,

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Bullhorn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Australian Funk Bands List
jvvr added Bullhorn funk, big brass band, hip hop