List of Famous Bands from Dayton

List of Dayton bands, listed by their level of fame. This Dayton musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Dayton bands are included, as well as many Dayton musicians of underground status. This list of Dayton 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 Dayton 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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  • Guided by Voices
    Indie pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock
    • Albums: Bee Thousand, Alien Lanes, Do the Collapse, Under the Bushes Under the Stars, Isolation Drills
    Guided by Voices (GBV) is an American indie rock band formed in 1983 in Dayton, Ohio. It has made frequent personnel changes but always maintained the presence of principal songwriter Robert Pollard, ...more
  • The Devil Wears Prada
    Metalcore, Christian metal
    • Albums: Dear Love: A Beautiful Discord, Patterns of the Horizon, Plagues, Zombie, With Roots Above and Branches Below
    The Devil Wears Prada are an American metalcore band from Dayton, Ohio, formed in 2005. Previously a Christian metalcore band, it consists of members Mike Hranica (vocals, additional guitar), Jeremy ...more
  • Robert Pollard
    Rock music
    • Albums: Choreographed Man of War, Waved Out, Not in My Airforce, From a Compound Eye, Normal Happiness
    Robert Ellsworth Pollard Jr. (born October 31, 1957) is an American musician and singer-songwriter who is the leader and creative force behind indie rock group Guided by Voices. In addition to his ...more
  • Zapp
    Hip hop music, Electro, G-funk
    • Albums: The Many Facets of Roger, Unlimited!, Bridging the Gap, The Saga Continues..., The New Zapp IV U
    Zapp is an American funk band that emerged from Hamilton, Ohio, in 1977. Particularly influential in the electro subgenre of funk, Zapp served as partial inspiration toward the creation of the G-funk ...more