List of Famous Bands from Chester

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

With bands ranging from Bill Haley & His Comets to Ava Leigh, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

  • Bill Haley & His Comets
    Rock music, Rockabilly, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Rock Around the Clock, Best of Bill Haley & His Comets, Bill Rocks, The Best of Bill Haley, Bill Haley (Master Series)
    William John Clifton Haley (; July 6, 1925 – February 9, 1981) was an American rock and roll musician. He is credited by many with first popularizing this form of music in the early 1950s with his ...more
  • Ava Leigh
    Reggae, Reggae fusion
    • Albums: La La La, Rollin'
    Hayley Carline (born 22 November 1985), better known as Ava Leigh, is a British reggae singer from Chester, England.
  • Lee Latchford-Evans
    Popular music, Pop music, Death metal
    Lee Latchford-Evans (born 28 January 1975) is an English singer, dancer, stage actor, personal trainer, and one of the five singers of the British pop group Steps.
  • Mansun
    Neo-progressive rock, New Prog, Britpop
    • Albums: Attack of the Grey Lantern, Six, Little Kix, Being a Girl, Part One
    Mansun were an English alternative rock band formed in Chester in 1995. The band comprised vocalist/rhythm guitarist Paul Draper, bassist Stove King, lead guitarist/backing vocalist Dominic Chad, and ...more
  • Matthew Ryan
    Alternative country
    • Albums: Happiness, From a Late Night High Rise, East Autumn Grin, May Day, Concussion
    Matthew Ryan is an American musician, singer and songwriter, born in Chester, Pennsylvania and inspired by such artists as U2, The Replacements, and Leonard Cohen; he logged several years in a ...more
  • The Jodimars
    Rock music, Rock and roll
    • Albums: Let's All Rock Together, Well Now Dig This
    The Jodimars was an American rock and roll band that was formed in the summer of 1955 and remained active until 1958. The band was created by former members of Bill Haley & His Comets who had quit ...more