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Boston Punk Rock Bands List

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Updated August 29, 2019 8.6k views 41 items

List of Boston punk rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as punk rock solo artists from Boston are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Boston 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 Boston. If you think the best Boston 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.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different bands, like Pixies and The Cars.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular punk rock bands from Boston?" and "Which punk rock bands started in Boston?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Pixies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Cars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Dropkick Murphys is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Dresden Dolls is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Mighty Mighty Bossto... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Powerman 5000 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Boys Like Girls is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Lemonheads is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Evan Dando is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
Genre: Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock; Nationality: United States of America
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Letters to Cleo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Mission of Burma is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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American Hi-Fi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Street Dogs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Gang Green is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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DMZ is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Smoke or Fire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Slapshot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Blood for Blood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Explosion is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Sheila Divine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Green Magnet School is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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The Proletariat is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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Lost City Angels is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
Lost City Angels
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Toxic Narcotic is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List
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On Broken Wings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Boston Punk Rock Bands List