Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Champaign

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List of Champaign bands, listed by their level of fame. This Champaign musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Champaign bands are included, as well as many Champaign musicians of underground status. This list of Champaign 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 Champaign 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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REO Speedwagon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Rock music, Pop rock, Soft rock REO Speedwagon is an American rock band. Formed in 1967, the band cultivated a following during the 1970s and achieved significant commercial success throughout the 1980s. Hi Infidelity ...more

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Hum is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Shoegazing, Rock music, Space rock Hum is an alternative rock band from Champaign, Illinois. They are best known for their 1995 radio hit "Stars". Hum has not been consistently active as a recording or touring group

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Poster Children is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Alternative rock, Punk rock, Indie rock Poster Children are an American indie rock band formed at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana in 1987. They have issued eleven studio albums. Known for their strong DIY ethic, the ...more

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Braid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Rock music, Emo, Alternative rock Braid is an American emo/post-hardcore band from Champaign, Illinois, formed in 1993. Following several early line-up changes, the band eventually settled on Bob Nanna on guitar and vocals, Todd ...more

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The Living Blue is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Rock music, Indie rock

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Headlights is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Indie pop, Dream pop, Indie rock Headlights was an American indie rock band from Champaign, Illinois on Polyvinyl Records. The band was formed following the dissolution of Absinthe Blind, when members Seth and Brett Sanderson ...more

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The Blackouts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Rock music, Garage rock, Indie rock

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The Beauty Shop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Americana, Alternative rock, Alternative country The Beauty Shop was an Americana rock / alt country band, led by singer-songwriter-guitarist John Hoeffleur, based out of Champaign, Illinois. Formed in 1999, they released two EPs and two full ...more

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Champaign is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Champaign Rhythm and blues, Soft rock Champaign was a 1980s American R&B band with adult contemporary leanings, best known for their 1981 hit, "How 'Bout Us".

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Vivid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Champaign
Vivid Massivivid was a Christian band founded by Wally Shaw and Mark Nash. Their sound was based in industrial rock and electronic pop, but with a hard edge and intensity similar to that of Nine Inch ...more