List of Famous Bands from Calgary

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

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  • Tegan and Sara
    Indie pop, Synthpop, Indie
    • Albums: So Jealous, This Business of Art, The Con, If It Was You, Sainthood
    Tegan and Sara are a Canadian indie pop band formed in 1998 in Calgary, Alberta, composed of identical twin sisters Tegan Rain Quin and Sara Keirsten Quin (born September 19, 1980). Both musicians ...more
  • Feist
    Indie pop, Anti-folk, Folk music
    • Albums: The Reminder, Let It Die, Metals, 2007-04-26: Le Grand Rex, Paris
    Leslie Feist (born 13 February 1976) is a Canadian indie pop singer-songwriter and guitarist, performing both as a solo artist and as a member of the indie rock group Broken Social Scene. Feist ...more
  • Loverboy
    Rock, Hard rock, Synth-rock
    • Albums: Loverboy, Big Ones, Keep It Up, Wildside, Get Lucky
    Loverboy are a Canadian rock band formed in 1979. They were established in Calgary, Alberta, but are currently based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Loverboy's hit singles, particularly "Turn Me ...more
  • Chixdiggit
    Pop punk, Rock music, Power pop
    • Albums: Pink Razors, Born on the First of July, From Scene to Shining Scene, Chixdiggit!, Chixdiggit! II
    Chixdiggit is a pop punk band formed in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The idea of the band was conceived by three high-school students in 1990 when they started making band t-shirts for the as yet ...more
  • Nivek Ogre
    Dark ambient, Synthpop, Electro-industrial
    Nivek Ogre (born Kevin Graham Ogilvie December 5, 1962) is a Canadian musician, performance artist and actor, best known for his work with the industrial music group Skinny Puppy, which he co-founded ...more
  • Jann Arden
    Pop music
    • Albums: Love Is the Only Soldier, Jann Arden, Happy?, Blood Red Cherry, Uncover Me
    Jann Arden, (born Jann Arden Anne Richards; March 27, 1962) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and actress. She is famous for her signature ballads, "Could I Be Your Girl" and "Insensitive", which is ...more