List of Famous Bands from Canberra

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

Frank Gambale and Alchemist are only the beginning of the bands on this list.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Canberra?" or "What is a list of Canberra bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}

  • Frank Gambale
    Instrumental rock, Smooth jazz, Jazz fusion
    • Albums: Brave New Guitar, Coming to Your Senses, A Present for the Future, Passages, Thinking Out Loud
    Frank Gambale (born 22 December 1958) is an Australian jazz fusion guitarist. He has released twenty albums over a period of three decades, and is known for his use of the sweep picking and economy ...more
  • Alchemist
    Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Progressive rock
    • Albums: Spiritech, Organasm, Austral Alien, Jar of Kingdom, Lunasphere
    Alchemist was an Australian progressive metal band from Canberra whose style combined death metal, progressive rock, psychedelic, Eastern, Aboriginal and electronic influences. The band formed in ...more
  • The Church
    Jangle pop, New Wave, Rock music
    • Albums: Of Skins and Heart, The Blurred Crusade, Magician Among the Spirits, Starfish, Forget Yourself
    The Church are an Australian alternative rock band formed in Sydney in 1980. Initially associated with new wave and the neo-psychedelic sound of the mid-1980s, their music later became more ...more
  • Armoured Angel
    Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Death metal
    • Albums: Angel of the Sixth Order, Stigmartyr, Mysterium
    Armoured Angel was a Thrash/Death Metal band from Canberra, Australia. They were one of the earliest bands to play what later came to be known as death metal. The group was also responsible for the ...more
  • Youth Group
    Rock music, Alternative rock, Indie rock
    • Albums: Skeleton Jar, Casino Twilight Dogs, Urban & Eastern, The Night Is Ours, Someone Else's Dream
    Youth Group is a rock band based in Newtown, Sydney, Australia. As of 2012, the band is signed to Ivy League Records. The band has released four albums in Australia, with the three latest albums ...more
  • Fred Smith

    Fred Smith

    Folk music
    • Albums: Bagarap Empires, Soapbox, Texas, Party Pieces
    Iain Campbell Smith is an Australian diplomat, singer/songwriter and comedian. He performs under the stage name Fred Smith in Australia and his full name in the United States.