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Chicago Punk Rock Bands List

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Updated November 22, 2019 9.4k views 56 items

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

Examples of bands on this list include Rise Against and Lupe Fiasco.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular punk rock bands from Chicago?" and "Which punk rock bands started in Chicago?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Rise Against is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Lupe Fiasco is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Superchick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Matt Skiba is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Wesley Willis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Allister is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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The Tossers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Flatfoot 56 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Limp Wrist is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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The Scissor Girls is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Screeching Weasel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Joe Principe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Dwarves is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Ian Svenonius is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Madina Lake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Matthew Leone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Nathan Leone is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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The Riverdales is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Trenchmouth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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88 Fingers Louie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Catherine is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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The Audition is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Shellac is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List
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Tub Ring is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Chicago Punk Rock Bands List