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The Greatest Band Cameos In Movie History  

Robert Wabash
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What are the greatest band cameos in movie history? Making a comprehensive list of all musicians who've graced the big screen (albeit briefly) over the years would take...well, years. Here are some of the biggest, and the best. From Rush to KISS to the Afghan Whigs, check out some of the most memorable band and musician cameos ever. Don't see your favorite? Add it in the comments!
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