bands/musicians The Best Coldwave Bands  

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Coldwave artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good coldwave bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top coldwave bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Coldwave groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all coldwave bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest coldwave bands of all time, since the most famous coldwave artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best coldwave music.

You can click on the coldwave band names to see more information about that particular notable coldwave group. If they're near the top of the best coldwave artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top coldwave bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the coldwave band names themselves.

Artists here include everything from Asking Alexandria to Angelspit. Make sure to upvote your favorite artists to see them get to the top of the list. What's better, Hanzel und Gretyl or Circle of Dust?

All important, significant and iconic names in coldwave music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new coldwave bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of coldwave, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into coldwave music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good coldwave bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent coldwave bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best coldwave bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest coldwave musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular coldwave bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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16 Volt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
16 Volt Industrial metal, Industrial rock, Industrial music

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Tomasz Adamski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Tomasz Adamski Coldwave, Punk rock

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Diatribe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Diatribe Industrial metal, Industrial rock, Industrial music

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Hanzel und Gretyl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Hanzel und Gretyl Electro-industrial, Industrial metal, Electro

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Breathe Carolina is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Breathe Carolina Synthpop, Rock music, Electronic dance music

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Angelspit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Angelspit Synthpunk, Synthpop, Electro-industrial

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Asking Alexandria is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Asking Alexandria Euro-trance, Deathcore, Metalcore

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Circle of Dust is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Coldwave Bands
Circle of Dust Thrash metal, Gothic rock, Industrial metal