Bands/Musicians California Skate Punk Bands List

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List of California skate punk bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as skate punk solo artists from California are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great California music that you've never heard before. The skate punk bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in California. If you think the best California skate punk band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List bands include Blink-182, The Offspring and many additional bands as well.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular skate punk bands from California?" and "Which skate punk bands started in California?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Blink-182 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Rock music, Skate punk
2
The Offspring is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Ska punk, Rock music
3
Suicidal Tendencies is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
4
Dead Kennedys is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Psychobilly, Anarcho-punk, Skate punk
5
Rancid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Ska punk, Street punk
6
Bad Religion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Crossover thrash, Melodic hardcore
7
Social Distortion is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Blues-rock, Rockabilly
8
NOFX is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Ska punk, Melodic hardcore
9
Descendents is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk
10
Pennywise is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Crossover thrash, Rock music
11
Travis Barker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Hip hop music, Pop punk, Rap metal
12
The Cramps is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Horror punk, New Wave, Punk blues
13
Thomas DeLonge is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Neo-progressive rock, Space rock
14
Lit is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Glam metal, Ska punk
15
Smash Mouth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, New Wave, Rock music
16
Set Your Goals is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Rock music, Melodic hardcore
17
Me First and the Gimme Gimmes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Skate punk, Punk rock
18
Mark Hoppus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Skate punk, Alternative rock
19
Wavves is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Noise rock, Garage rock
20
Adolescents is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Skate punk, Punk rock, Hardcore punk
21
Lagwagon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk
22
Agent Orange is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Skate punk, Surf rock, Punk rock
23
face to face is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk
24
Excel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge
25
Michael John Burkett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list California Skate Punk Bands List
Pop punk, Ska punk, Acid rock