Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Coventry

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

The Specials and Lynval Golding are included on this list along with many more.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Coventry?" or "What is a list of Coventry bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (16 items)

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The Specials is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
The Specials New Wave, 2 Tone, Ska punk The Specials, also known as The Special AKA, are an English 2 Tone and ska revival band formed in 1977 in Coventry. Their music combines a "danceable ska and rocksteady beat with punk's ...more

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Lynval Golding is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Lynval Golding New Wave, Ska, Rock music Lynval Golding is a Jamaican born British musician. His family moved from Jamaica to Gloucester, before moving to Coventry when he was eighteen. He is currently living in Gig Harbor, Washington. ...more

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Bolt Thrower is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Bolt Thrower Doom metal, Heavy metal, Grindcore Bolt Thrower are a British death metal band from Coventry, England. They formed in 1986 and released their first album with Vinyl Solution in 1988. The band then shifted to a new record label, ...more

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Jigsaw is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Jigsaw Pop music Jigsaw were an English pop music group, fronted by the singer-songwriter duo of Clive Scott and Des Dyer. In Australia the group was called "British Jigsaw" due to the existence of a ...more

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Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Cathedral Doom metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock Cathedral were a doom metal band from Coventry, England. The group gained attention upon release of its debut album, Forest of Equilibrium, which is considered a classic of the genre. However, ...more

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Clint Mansell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Clint Mansell Rock music, Electronic music, Industrial rock Clinton Darryl "Clint" Mansell is an English musician, composer, and former lead singer of the band Pop Will Eat Itself. After Pop Will Eat Itself disbanded in 1996, Mansell was ...more

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Melissa Graham is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Melissa Graham Pop music, Dance music Melissa Ashley Graham is an English singer and songwriter, who is most famous as a lead singer and a member of the 90s English girlband Solid HarmoniE.

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Adorable is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Adorable Shoegazing, Alternative rock, Indie rock Adorable were an English alternative rock band, formed in Coventry in 1990. The band consisted of band members Pete Fijalkowski, Robert Dillam, Stephen 'Wil' Williams and Kevin Gritton.

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The Enemy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
The Enemy Alternative rock, Punk rock, Indie rock The Enemy are an English indie rock band formed in Coventry in 2006. The band's debut album We'll Live and Die in These Towns went straight to Number 1 in the UK Albums chart on release. Their ...more

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King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
King New Wave, 2 Tone, Pop rock King were a British new wave pop band. The band achieved chart success in 1985, and are best known for their hit single "Love and Pride" which reached number 2 in the UK. The band had ...more

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Bobbie Clarke is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Bobbie Clarke Bobbie Clarke was an English rock drummer. He was regarded by critics as an important figure in the configuration of early British rock and roll, although he is often chiefly remembered for his ...more

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Terry Hall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Terry Hall New Wave, Ska, Rock music Terence Edward "Terry" Hall is an English musician and the lead singer of The Specials, and formerly of Fun Boy Three, The Colourfield, Terry, Blair & Anouchka and Vegas. He has ...more

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Dweeb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Dweeb Alternative rock [dweeb] were an indie band from Coventry in the United Kingdom. Band members are Tim Alford, 'The Badgerman', Matt Donald and Dave Ashworth. They founded in 2002 and started gigging in 2003. ...more

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The Primitives is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
The Primitives Jangle pop, Indie pop, Indie rock The Primitives are a British indie pop band from Coventry, best known for their 1988 international hit single "Crash". Formed in 1984, disbanded in 1992 and reformed in 2009, the ...more

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Lee Dorrian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Lee Dorrian Doom metal, Goregrind, Deathgrind Lee Dorrian is a singer from Coventry, England. Originally the editor/publisher of the Cov punk fanzine "Committed Suicide", he went on to be the singer and lyricist with Napalm Death ...more

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Tilt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Coventry
Tilt Electronic music, Trance music, Progressive house music Tilt is a British group of electronic record producers, composed of Andy Moor and Mick Parks. Tilt was started in Coventry, England by Mick Parks and Mick Wilson. They became resident DJs at ...more