List of Famous Bands from Cardiff

List of Cardiff bands, listed by their level of fame. This Cardiff musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Cardiff bands are included, as well as many Cardiff musicians of underground status. This list of Cardiff 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 Cardiff 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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  • Duffy
    Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul
    • Albums: Rockferry, Mercy, Aimée Duffy, Deluxe EP, Live from London
    Aimee Anne Duffy (born 23 June 1984), known professionally as Duffy, is a Welsh singer, songwriter and actress. Born in Bangor, Wales, she was introduced to Jeannette Lee of Rough Trade Records, ...more
  • Charlotte Church
    Indie pop, Pop music, Operatic pop
    • Albums: Prelude: The Best of Charlotte Church, Tissues and Issues, The Opera Song (Brave New World) (feat. CMC), Dream a Dream, Charlotte Church
    Charlotte Maria Church (born Charlotte Maria Reed, 21 February 1986) is a Welsh singer-songwriter, actress, television presenter and political activist. She rose to fame in childhood as a classical ...more
  • Budgie
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Never Turn Your Back on a Friend, Squawk, Budgie, Bandolier, Power Supply
    Budgie are a Welsh hard rock/heavy metal band from Cardiff. They are described by author Gary Sharpe-Young as one of the earliest heavy metal bands and a seminal influence to many acts of that scene, ...more
  • Dave Edmunds
    Blues-rock, New Wave, Pop music
    • Albums: Tracks on Wax 4, From Small Things: The Best of Dave Edmunds, Twangin', The Best of Dave Edmunds, King Biscuit Flower Hour: Dave Edmunds
    David William Edmunds (born 15 April 1944) is a Welsh singer/songwriter, guitarist, actor and record producer. Although he is mainly associated with pub rock and new wave, having many hits in the ...more
  • Super Furry Animals
    Experimental rock, Post-Britpop, Neo-psychedelia
    • Albums: Rings Around the World, Golden Retriever, Phantom Power, Radiator, Love Kraft
    Super Furry Animals are a Welsh rock band formed in Cardiff in 1993. Since their formation, the band has consisted of Gruff Rhys (lead vocals, guitar), Huw Bunford (lead guitar, vocals), Guto Pryce ...more
  • Tigertailz
    Glam metal, Hard rock
    • Albums: Bezerk, Young and Crazy, Wazbones, Bezerk 2.0, Thrill Pistol
    Tigertailz are a glam metal band hailing from Cardiff, Wales. They are most famous for their 1990 album, Bezerk which made the Top 40 in the UK Albums Chart and spawned the hit singles "Love Bomb ...more