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List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

Updated October 23, 2019 91.2k views78 items

List of Brisbane bands, listed by their level of fame. This Brisbane musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Brisbane bands are included, as well as many Brisbane musicians of underground status. This list of Brisbane 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 Brisbane 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.

Bee Gees and Savage Garden are only the beginning of the bands on this list.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Brisbane?" or "What is a list of Brisbane bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}
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  • 1
    Bee Gees is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Bee Gees

    Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul

    AlbumsSaturday Night Fever, Main Course, Spirits Having Flown, Living Eyes, Size Isn't Everything

    The Bee Gees were a pop music group formed in 1958. Their lineup consisted of brothers Barry,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    The Saints is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    The Saints

    Pop punk, Punk blues

    AlbumsAll Times Through Paradise, Nothing Is Straight in My House, Imperious Delirium, Prodigal Son, Eternally Yours

    The Saints are a rock band, originating in Brisbane, Australia founded by Chris Bailey, Ivor... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Savage Garden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Savage Garden

    Melodic Rock, Pop music

    AlbumsSavage Garden, Affirmation (live), Greatest Hits, The Best Thing, The Future of Earthly Delites

    Savage Garden were an Australian pop duo consisting of Darren Hayes on vocals and Daniel Jones... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    The Veronicas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    The Veronicas

    Pop punk, Synthpop

    AlbumsHook Me Up, Complete, The Secret Life Of..., Revenge Is Sweeter Tour, Sessions@AOL

    The Veronicas are an Australian pop duo from Brisbane. The group was formed in 2004 by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Bernard Fanning

    Indie pop, Rock music

    AlbumsTea & Sympathy, Departures, iTunes Session, Wish You Well, Wish You Well

    Bernard Fanning (born 15 August 1969) is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter. He was... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    The Grates is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    The Grates

    Alternative rock, Indie rock

    AlbumsGravity Won't Get You High, Teeth Lost, Hearts Won., Secret Rituals, Burn Bridges

    The Grates are a three-piece indie rock band from Brisbane, Australia. The band consists of... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Darren Hayes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Darren Hayes

    Pop music, Electronic dance music

    AlbumsThe Tension and the Spark, Spin, This Delicate Thing We've Made, We Are Smug, I Miss You

    Darren Stanley Hayes (born 8 May 1972) is an Australian singer-songwriter, and podcaster.... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Maurice Gibb is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Maurice Gibb

    Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock

    AlbumsA Breed Apart

    Maurice Ernest Gibb (; 22 December 1949 – 12 January 2003) was a British musician, singer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Regurgitator is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Regurgitator

    Hip hop music, Popular music

    AlbumsTu-Plang, Unit, Eduardo and Rodriguez Wage War on T-Wrecks, Mish Mash, Dirty Pop Fantasy

    Regurgitator are an Australian band from Brisbane that consists of Quan Yeomans, Ben Ely, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    The Go-Betweens is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    The Go-Betweens

    Jangle pop, New Wave

    AlbumsIntermission: The Best of the Solo Recordings 1990-1997, Oceans Apart, Liberty Belle and the Black Diamond Express, The Friends of Rachel Worth, Send Me a Lullaby

    The Go-Betweens were an indie rock band formed in Brisbane, Australia in 1977 by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Darren Middleton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Darren Middleton

    Indie pop, Alternative rock

    AlbumsDrag the Way Out

    Darren Middleton (born 4 October 1971) is best known as lead guitarist and songwriter for... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Ian Haug is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Ian Haug

    Indie pop, Alternative rock
    Ian Haug (born 21 February 1970) is an Australian musician and the lead guitarist, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Kate Miller‐Heidke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Kate Miller‐Heidke

    Adult contemporary music, Pop music

    AlbumsNightflight, Little Eve, Curiouser, Fatty Gets a Stylist, Circular Breathing

    Kate Miller-Heidke (; born 16 November 1981) is an Australian singer-songwriter and actress.... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Daniel Jones is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Daniel Jones

    Pop music, Rock music
    Daniel Jones (born 22 July 1973) is an Australian musician, songwriter, and record producer.... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Gina G is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Gina G

    Dance-pop, House music

    AlbumsGet Up & Dance, Fresh!, Just a Little Bit, I Belong to You, Gimme Some Love

    Gina G (born Gina Mary Gardiner, 3 August 1970) is an Australian singer who represented the... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Misery is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Misery

    Black metal, Heavy metal
    Misery was a death metal band from Brisbane, Australia. Since forming in 1991, the band has... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Violent Soho is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Violent Soho

    Garage rock, Grunge

    AlbumsPigs and TV, Violent Soho, We Don't Belong Here, My Pal/Task Force, Hungry Ghost

    Violent Soho are an Australian rock band that was formed in 2004 in the Brisbane suburb of... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    The Riptides is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    The Riptides

    Indie pop, Power pop

    AlbumsResurface, Sunset Strip, Riptides, Tomorrows Tears

    The Riptides were a band from Brisbane Australia and worked largely as a vehicle for the... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Gospel Of The Horns is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Gospel Of The Horns

    Thrash metal, Black metal

    AlbumsRealm of the Damned, Ceremonial Conjuration, Eve of the Conqueror, A Call to Arms

    Gospel of the Horns is a black metal band that was formed in 1993 by guitarist Shane Transvaal... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Powderfinger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Powderfinger

    Rock music, Pop rock

    AlbumsVulture Street, Double Allergic, Parables for Wooden Ears, Dream Days at the Hotel Existence, Internationalist

    Powderfinger were an Australian rock band formed in Brisbane in 1989. From 1992 until their... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Pete Murray is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Pete Murray

    Rock music, Acoustic music

    AlbumsSee the Sun, Blue Sky Blue, The Game, Summer at Eureka, Feeler: 10 Year Anniversary Edition (disc 2)

    Pete Murray is the name of: Pete Murray (Australian singer-songwriter) (born 1969),... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Katie Noonan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Katie Noonan

    Alternative rock, Jazz

    AlbumsSkin, John Course & Mrtimothy Present Second Skin, the Katie Noonan (remix album), Blackbird: The Music of Lennon & McCartney, Live B-Side Sessions

    Katie Anne Noonan (born 2 May 1977) is an Australian singer-songwriter. In addition to a... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Lobby Loyde is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Lobby Loyde

    Rock music, Rhythm and blues
    Lobby Loyde (born John Baslington Lyde, 18 May 1941 – 21 April 2007), also known as John... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Steven Bishop is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Steven Bishop

    Indie rock
    Steven Bishop (born 3 March 1970) is an Australian drummer, formerly of Australian band... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Intercooler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Brisbane

    Intercooler

    Rock music

    AlbumsOld School Is the New School, Forever or Whatever, Dance of a Thousand Promises, Goodness of the Girl

    Intercooler is a rock band out of Brisbane, Australia
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