Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Bloomington

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List of Bloomington bands, listed by their level of fame. This Bloomington musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Bloomington bands are included, as well as many Bloomington musicians of underground status. This list of Bloomington musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Bloomington bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

This list has a variety of bands, like Murder by Death and Defiance, Ohio, in it.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Bloomington?" or "What is a list of Bloomington bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (14 items)

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Murder by Death is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Alternative rock, Alternative country, Indie folk Murder by Death is an American five-piece indie rock band from Bloomington, Indiana. Their name is derived from the 1976 Robert Moore film of the same name.

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Defiance, Ohio is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Rock music, Alternative country, Punk rock Defiance, Ohio is an acoustic punk rock band from Columbus, OH. They are named after the town of Defiance, Ohio. The band features a violin, cello, and double bass. They are known for their ...more

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Ghost Mice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Rock music Ghost Mice is a two-piece folk-punk band from Bloomington, Indiana. Both members, Chris Johnston and Hannah Jones, have been in a handful of pop-punk bands together: namely Disarm, The Devil is ...more

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Hoagy Carmichael is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Popular music, Musical Howard Hoagland "Hoagy" Carmichael was an American composer, pianist, singer, actor, and bandleader. He is best known for composing the music for "Stardust", "Georgia on ...more

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Early Day Miners is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Shoegazing, Sadcore, Alternative rock Early Day Miners are a band from southern Indiana, United States who released records on the Bloomington, Indiana based label Secretly Canadian. In September 2009 the band had released seven ...more

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Brett Anderson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Brett Anderson Brett Anderson is a musician.

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Ativin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Rock music, Instrumental rock, Math rock Ativin is an experimental post-rock band from Bloomington, Indiana. Chris Carothers and Dan Burton of Early Day Miners make up their core, with a revolving door of drummers.

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Impetigo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Heavy metal, Grindcore, Death metal Impetigo was an Illinois-based grindcore and death metal band. They were among the first bands to use clips from films and other media as intros for their songs. In 2010 they released a DVD ...more

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Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Emo, Alternative country, Indie rock Chamberlain is an indie rock band from Indianapolis & Bloomington, Indiana, previously having been known as Split Lip, they changed their name and their general sound away from post-hardcore ...more

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Operation: Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Operation: Cliff Clavin Pop punk Operation: Cliff Clavin was one of Chris Johnston's first bands and one of the earliest bands on Plan-It-X Records. They were an influential DIY political pop-punk band that toured the United ...more

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Split Lip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Rock music, Emo, Indie rock Split Lip is a band responsible for the Midwestern emo-core sound, together with bands like Endpoint, and a group they inspired, The Get Up Kids. After gaining acclaim in the small international ...more

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Captain Chaos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Folk punk

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Antenna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
Indie rock Antenna was an American indie rock band active from 1991 to 1994. The group was put together in Bloomington, Indiana by John Strohm and Freda Love, who had previously played together in the ...more

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The Dancing Cigarettes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bloomington
The Dancing Cigarettes The Cigarettes were a popular post-punk and art band based in Bloomington, Indiana and active from 1979 through 1983. They were part of a cadre of Bloomington-based bands that made an impact on ...more