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The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands

Updated December 17, 2019 6.8k votes 674 voters 17.1k views94 items

Breakcore artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good breakcore bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top breakcore bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Breakcore groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all breakcore bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest breakcore bands of all time, since the most famous breakcore artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best breakcore music.

You can click on the breakcore band names to see more information about that particular notable breakcore group. If they're near the top of the best breakcore artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top breakcore bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the breakcore band names themselves.

Examples of artists on this list: Aphex Twin, Benn Jordan and many more. Voting for your favorites gets them to rise to the top of the list. Which is better for this list, DJ /rupture or Alec Empire?

All important, significant and iconic names in breakcore music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new breakcore bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of breakcore, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into breakcore music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good breakcore bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent breakcore bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best breakcore bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest breakcore musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular breakcore bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Qebrus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Jason Forrest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Patric Catani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    weyheyhey !! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands

    Alan, AKA “Weheyhey !!” thought about making music since hearing hardcore rave tapes in the early 90s, but didn’t introduce himself to a sequencer until 2007.

    By this time, the sound of dance music, on either side of the ground, had changed considerably. But with these new sounds, he didn’t get that tingle of excitement he once had listening to dodgy 3rd generation cassette copies of Ellis Dee dj sets.

    So he set about recreating some of those special sounds with care and respect to the producers of yore, but inside the modern ‘breakcore’ framework contemporary producers had kindly established.

    While choosing not to play or even release very often, he likes to pour everything he can into each track and something unmatched and unique into each rare live set.
     To date, Alan has released tracks on well respected labels such as Bad Sekta, and early in 2012 released the much-loved and critically acclaimed “Helical Scan” EP. More information is available at www.weyheyhey.com.

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    Venetian Snares is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Atomhead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Benn Jordan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    DJ /rupture is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Igorrr is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Christoph De Babalon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Captain Raveman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Aphex Twin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    Ladyscraper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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    DJ Hidden is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Breakcore Artists/Bands
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