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The Best Drone Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 14, 2019 533 votes 133 voters 20k views 88 items

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

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of artists in it, like The Velvet Underground and Lou Reed. Vote up your favorite artists to see them get closer to the top of the list. Are you one of those people that doesn't like Spacemen 3 or Bardo Pond? Then vote those things down to have your voice heard.

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

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

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

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Stars of the Lid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Boris is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Fuck Buttons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Tim Hecker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Harold Budd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Marc Broude is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Labradford is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Coil is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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John Balance is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Robert Rich is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Flying Saucer Attack is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Windy & Carl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Rafael Anton Irisarri is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Thighpaulsandra is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Yellow Swans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Nurse with Wound is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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This Will Destroy You is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Grouper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Acid Mothers Temple &... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Lotus Eaters is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Jack Rose is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Keith Fullertom Whitman ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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If Thousands is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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Loop is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Drone Bands/Artists
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