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The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 21, 2019 173k votes 6.6k voters 53.6k views 129 items

Comedy rock artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good comedy rock 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 comedy rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Comedy rock 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 comedy rock bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest comedy rock bands of all time, since the most famous comedy rock artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best comedy rock music.

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

List artists include Frank Zappa, Jack Black and many more. Your opinions matter! Vote on what you think is the best on this list to see those item srise to the top. Show your appreciation for artists like Primus or They Might Be Giants by voting for them.

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

The list includes all new comedy rock 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 comedy rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into comedy rock 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 comedy rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent comedy rock bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best comedy rock bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest comedy rock 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 comedy rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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The Squids is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Lonely Island is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Dead Milkmen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Electric Six is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Bloodhound Gang is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Dr. Demento is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Spinal Tap is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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They Might Be Giants is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Bowling for Soup is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Rutles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Me First and the Gimme G... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Noise Makers Anonymous ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
Hot Sex For Cash added

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Bob Newhart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Minnie Pearl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Gwar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Liam Lynch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Aquabats is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Dread Zeppelin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Radioactive Chickenheads... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Steel Panther is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Firesign Theatre is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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"Weird Al" Yan... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Milo Turk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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Richard Cheese is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists
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The Mothers of Invention... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy Rock Bands/Artists