List of Famous Bands from Cork

List of Cork bands, listed by their level of fame. This Cork musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Cork bands are included, as well as many Cork musicians of underground status. This list of Cork 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 Cork 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 bands range from Altar of Plagues to Cyclefly.

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  • Altar of Plagues
    Post-metal, Black metal
    • Albums: Teethed Glory and Injury, Mammal, Møn / Light Through a Tomb, White Tomb, Tides
    Altar of Plagues is an Irish black metal band. After gaining attention in the metal community with a series of demos and EPs, the band released their first studio album, White Tomb, in April 2009 on ...more
  • Cyclefly
    Alternative rock, Glam rock
    • Albums: Crave, Generation Sap, Violet High, No Stress, Crawl Down
    Cyclefly were an alternative rock band from Cork, Ireland. The band toured the UK and Ireland many times, including headline tours and support tours with Bush and Live. Two full-length albums were ...more
  • Simple Kid
    Folk music, Industrial rock, Electronic dance music
    • Albums: 2, 1, Truck On, I Am Rock, Drugs
    Simple Kid, real-name Ciarán McFeely, is an Irish-born solo musical artist.
  • Taste
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Rhythm and blues
    • Albums: Taste, On the Boards, London Invasion, The Irish Werewolf, Live at the Isle of Wight
    An artist named Taste.
  • Gina, Dale Haze and the Champions

    Gina, Dale Haze and the Champions

    Pop music, Middle of the road
    Gina, Dale Haze and the Champions are an Irish pop group who formed in 1973 and remained a successful Chart act for the next two decades. They were one of the most popular club acts in Ireland, ...more
  • Seán Ó Riada

    Seán Ó Riada

    Seán Ó Riada (Irish: [ˈʃaːn̪ˠ oː ˈɾʲiəd̪ˠə]; born John Reidy; 1 August 1931 – 3 October 1971), was an Irish composer and arranger of Irish traditional music. Through his incorporation of modern and ...more