Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Dallas

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

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Stevie Ray Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock Stephen Ray Vaughan, known as Stevie Ray Vaughan, was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In spite of a short-lived mainstream career spanning seven years, he is ...more

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Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop Demetria Devonne "Demi" Lovato is an American actress, singer, and songwriter who made her debut as a child actress in Barney & Friends. In 2008, Lovato rose to prominence in the ...more

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Lisa Loeb is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Rock music, Folk music, Country Lisa Anne Loeb is an American singer-songwriter and actress. She launched her career in 1994 with the song "Stay", which was included in the film Reality Bites. She was the first ...more

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Drowning Pool is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Nu metal, Rock music, Grunge Drowning Pool is an American metal band, formed in Dallas, Texas in 1996. The band was named after the 1975 film of the same name. Since its formation, the band has consisted of guitarist C.J. ...more

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The D.O.C. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Gangsta rap Tracy Lynn Curry, primarily known by his stage name The D.O.C., is an American rapper from Dallas, Texas. In addition to a solo career, he was a member of the hip hop group Fila Fresh Crew, and ...more

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Dixie Chicks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music Dixie Chicks is an American country music band which has also crossed over into other genres, including alternative country. The band is composed of founding members Martie Erwin Maguire and ...more

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Nichole Nordeman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Christian music, Pop music, Rock music Nichole Ellyse Nordeman is an American contemporary Christian singer–songwriter.

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Ashlee Simpson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music Ashley Nicolle Simpson Ross known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. The younger sister of Jessica Simpson, she rose to prominence as a participant ...more

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Hellyeah is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Nu metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal Hellyeah is an American heavy metal supergroup, consisting of Mudvayne lead vocalist Chad Gray, Nothingface guitarist Tom Maxwell, bass player Kyle Sanders and former Pantera and Damageplan ...more

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Vinnie Paul is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Glam metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal Vincent Paul Abbott, also known as "Vinnie Paul" is an American professional drummer and producer who is best known for being a former member, and co-founder, of the heavy metal band ...more

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The Secret Machines is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Space rock, New Prog, Alternative rock Secret Machines are a three-piece American alternative rock band. Originally from Dallas, Texas, before moving to New York City, they describe their musical style as space rock. The original ...more

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The Polyphonic Spree is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Choral music, Pop music, Rock music The Polyphonic Spree is a choral rock band from Dallas, Texas that was formed in 2000 by Tim DeLaughter. The band's sound relies on a variety of vocal and instrumental color by featuring a ...more

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Damageplan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Nu metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal Damageplan was an American heavy metal band from Dallas, Texas that formed in 2003. Following the demise of their previous group Pantera, brothers Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul Abbott wanted ...more

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Roky Erickson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Rock music, Garage rock, Outsider music Roger Kynard "Roky" Erickson is an American singer, songwriter, harmonica player, and guitarist from Texas. He was a founding member of the 13th Floor Elevators and a pioneer of the ...more

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The Reverend Horton Heat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Psychobilly, Rock music, Rockabilly The Reverend Horton Heat is the stage name of American musician Jim Heath as well as the name of his Dallas, Texas-based psychobilly trio. Heath is a singer, songwriter and guitarist. One ...more

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Tevin Campbell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Urban contemporary, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Tevin Jermod Campbell is an American singer, songwriter and actor. Born in Waxahachie, Texas, he displayed a passion for singing at a very early age, performing gospel in his local church. ...more

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Dusty Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Blues-rock, Boogie rock, Rock music Joseph Michael "Dusty" Hill is the bassist, keyboardist and co-vocalist with the American rock group ZZ Top.

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John Handy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Jazz John Richard Handy III is an American jazz musician most commonly associated with the alto saxophone, although he also plays tenor and baritone saxophone, saxello, clarinet and oboe, and sings.

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Memphis May Fire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Metalcore, Post-hardcore, Southern rock Memphis May Fire is the self-titled first release by metalcore band Memphis May Fire. It was released on December 4, 2007 through Trustkill Records. This EP was the only official release by ...more

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Gene Hoglan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Deathcore Eugene "Gene" Victor Hoglan II is an American drummer. He is acclaimed for his creativity in drum arrangements, including use of odd devices for percussion effects and his trademark ...more

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Budd Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Budd Johnson was an American jazz saxophonist and clarinetist who worked extensively with, among others, Ben Webster, Benny Goodman, Big Joe Turner, Coleman Hawkins, Dizzy Gillespie, Duke ...more

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Ben Kweller is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Thrash metal, Indie, Rock music Benjamin Lev "Ben" Kweller is an American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. A former member of Radish, Kweller has released five solo albums and appeared on several

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Larry Groce is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Folk music, Children's music, Country Larry Groce is an American singer-songwriter and radio host. Since 1983, Groce has served as the host and artistic director of Mountain Stage, a two-hour live music program produced by West ...more

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Todd Agnew is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Christian music, Pop music, Rock music Todd Wilson Agnew is a contemporary Christian musician and songwriter.

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Tripping Daisy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dallas
Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Grunge Tripping Daisy was a neo psychedelic pop rock band that was formed in Dallas, Texas, USA by lead singer/guitarist Tim DeLaughter in 1990 along with Jeff Bouck, Wes Berggren and Mark Pirro.