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The Best Bands You've Never Heard Of

Updated June 14, 2019 17.4k views42 items

You probably haven't heard of half of these bands - but if you're like me, and were a total scene kid in high school that went to shows and concerts every weekend.. well, then maybe you have.

Either way, these bands are definitely worth listening to. If you like alternative, electronica, or screamo - check out this list of the best bands you've never heard of. Your new favorite band might just be waiting right here.

This is a work in progress.. there are still a few more of the best band you never heard of to add, so be sure to check back!
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    This is my favorite Copeland album of all time. The one below, "In Motion", is great as well. Copeland is probably one of my all-time favorite bands.
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    In Motion

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    Best album EVER. And my favorite album from Anberlin.
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    I love every track on this album. I also love Underoath because they are a secular band- but you would never know.
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    I will forever and always love this band. Can they come out with a new single, already?
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    Why Do I Do?

    I.Love.Him. The song "Don't Leave" brings tears to my eyes every time...
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    Based on a True Story

    The Starting Line
    Another album I could listen to three times in a row and not get bored of. Every single song is amazing.
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    Closing Down the Pattern Department

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    "Hello, good friend."

    The Rocket Summer
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    Translating the Name

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    The Frequency E.P.

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    Into the Fire

    If you don't already know who they are- you should. You should also download this whole album and listen to "Listomania" and "1901" on repeat.
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    Maybe I'm Dreaming

    Owl City
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    Of June

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    I love the song "Bounce". MSTRKRFT does some awesome remixes, too.
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    Dear Diary, My Teen Angst Has a Body Count

    From First to Last
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    If Only You Were Lonely

    Hawthorne Heights
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    The Fall of Troy

    The Fall of Troy
    F.C.P.R.E.M.I.X. will always be one of my favorite songs. A hardcore band with some great hits.
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    Found in the Flood

    The Bled