Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax

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

This list below has a variety of bands in it, from Sarah McLachlan to April Wine.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from City of Halifax?" or "What is a list of City of Halifax bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (12 items)

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Sarah McLachlan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Piano rock Sarah Ann McLachlan, OC, OBC is a Canadian musician, singer, songwriter, and pianist. Known for her emotional ballads and mezzo-soprano vocal range, as of 2009, she has sold over 40 million ...more

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April Wine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Rock music, Hard rock April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969. Originally based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the band enjoyed international success in the 1970s and 80s, releasing more than 20 albums since

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Jay Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Indie rock Jay Ferguson is a member of the Canadian rock band Sloan. He is the only member in Sloan who comes from Halifax, Nova Scotia. When he was twelve years old, he was given a job at a secondhand ...more

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Ridley Bent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Hip hop music, Rock music, Country Ridley Bent is a Canadian country singer-songwriter. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Bent was raised throughout Canada in a military family. He formally launched his musical career in 2000. His ...more

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Scott Storch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Scott Spencer Storch is an American record producer. He produces hip hop music through his label, Storch Music Company. He also has his own music production company called Tuff Jew Productions ...more

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Holly Cole is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Jazz Holly Cole is a Canadian jazz singer, particularly popular in Canada and Japan for both her versatile and distinctive voice, along with her adventurous repertoire, which spans such divergent ...more

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Andrew Scott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Indie rock Andrew Walter Gibson Scott is a Canadian musician born in Ottawa, Ontario and currently living in Toronto. His first bands include No Damn Fears, Oreo Reversed and Blackpool from Halifax, Nova ...more

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Chris Murphy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Indie, Indie rock Chris Murphy is a member of the Canadian rock band Sloan. Although born in Prince Edward Island, Murphy is commonly associated with Nova Scotia; like his bandmates, he currently resides in ...more

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The Guthries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Country rock The Guthries were a Canadian country rock band formed in 1998 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Originally formed by Ruth Minnikin and Dale Murray, the band included their respective siblings ...more

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Jale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Jale Indie rock Jale was a alternative rock band from Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the east coast of Canada. Contemporaries of Sloan and The Super Friendz, they were formed in 1992 and disbanded in 1996. Although ...more

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Dog Day is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
Pop music, Punk rock, Indie rock Dog Day is a Canadian indie rock duo based in Halifax, Nova Scotia consisting of husband and wife team Seth Smith and Nancy Urich. Beginning as Smith's solo project Hi-Firey, he was joined with ...more

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The Heavy Blinkers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax
The Heavy Blinkers Indie pop, Indie rock The Heavy Blinkers are a Canadian orchestrated-pop music group, formed in 1998 in Halifax. They cite Brian Wilson, Serge Gainsbourg, Ennio Morricone, Paul McCartney and Harry Nilsson as ...more