Bands/Musicians The Best D-beat Groups/Artists  

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

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

D-beat, also known as discrust, discore, Swedish hardcore or kangpunk is a style of hardcore punk music developed in the 70s in Sweden. Adrian Erlandsson and Agathocles are only the beginning of the artists on this list. The list mostly includes Swedish dbeat bands but it also has some British and American groups who play in a similar style. Rock the vote by upvoting your favorite artists on this list. Are you one of those people that doesn't like Tragedy or Bleach? Then vote those things down to have your voice heard.

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

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

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

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Discharge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, Glam metal, D-beat

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54 7
Anti Cimex is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Crust punk

3
45 10
Wolfbrigade is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Heavy metal

4
39 8
The Varukers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Anarcho-punk

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35 9
Doom is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Crust punk

6
40 14
Disfear is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Speed metal

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30 8
Skitsystem is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Crust punk

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35 13
Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Hardcore punk

9
26 8
Mob 47 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Street punk, Thrashcore

10
20 4
Avskum is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock

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17 3
Crude S.S. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
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18 5
From Ashes Rise is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Thrash metal, Crust punk

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13 3
Moderat Likvidation is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Hardcore punk

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13 3
Final Conflict is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Thrash metal

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12 4
Ratos de Porão is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Thrash metal

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9 2
Severed Head of State is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Hardcore punk

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7 4
MG 15 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists

18
6 3
Onslaught is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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4 1
Dahmer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Mincecore, D-beat, Punk rock

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8 6
Witch Hunt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Anarcho-punk, Emo

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7 5
Agathocles is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Mincecore, D-beat, Grindcore

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4 2
Deskarga Etilika is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Grindcore

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5 4
Destroy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Extreme metal

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4 3
World Burns to Death is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
D-beat, Crust punk, Hardcore punk

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2 4
All Pigs Must Die is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best D-beat Groups/Artists
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Crust punk