List of Famous Bands from Colchester

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

List is made up of bands like Blur and Damon Albarn.

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  • Blur
    Indie pop, Shoegazing, Pop music
    • Albums: 13, Parklife, Blur, Modern Life Is Rubbish, The Great Escape
    Blur are an English rock band, formed in London in 1988. The group consists of singer/keyboardist Damon Albarn, guitarist/singer Graham Coxon, bassist Alex James and drummer Dave Rowntree. Their ...more
  • Damon Albarn
    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop
    • Albums: Mali Music, Dr Dee, iTunes Live from SoHo, Democrazy, Ravenous
    Damon Albarn (; born 23 March 1968) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known as the lead singer of the rock band Blur and as the co-founder, lead vocalist, ...more
  • Paul Allender
    Doom metal, Symphonic black metal, Gothic metal
    Paul Allender (born 17 November 1970) is a lead guitarist best known for his work with the British extreme metal band Cradle of Filth. He was a longtime member with stints in the band from 1992-1995 ...more
  • Dispatch
    Ska, Rock music, Folk music
    • Albums: Bang Bang, Watchfires, The Captive, Four-Day Trials, Who Are We Living For?
    Dispatch is an American indie/roots band. The band consists of Brad Corrigan (vocals, drums, guitar, percussion, and harmonica), Pete Francis Heimbold (vocals, bass, and guitar), and Chad Urmston ...more
  • Graham Coxon
    Folk rock, Britpop, Alternative rock
    • Albums: Love Travels at Illegal Speeds, Happiness in Magazines, The Kiss of Morning, The Sky Is Too High, The Golden D
    Graham Leslie Coxon (born 12 March 1969) is an English musician, singer-songwriter and painter who came to prominence as a founding member of the rock band Blur. As the group's lead guitarist and ...more
  • Darren Mew
    UK hardcore, Electronic dance music, Happy hardcore
    • Albums: Skydivin', Feel the Pressure, Save Me, Clubland X-Treme Hardcore, Clubland X-Treme Hardcore 4
    Darren James Mew (born 23 May 1975), better known as Darren Styles, is an English record producer, DJ, singer and songwriter from Colchester, England. Originally a member of the breakbeat hardcore ...more