Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Dunedin

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List of Dunedin bands, listed by their level of fame. This Dunedin musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Dunedin bands are included, as well as many Dunedin musicians of underground status. This list of Dunedin 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 Dunedin 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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Dieselboy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Dubstep, Techstep, Electro Damian Higgins, better known by his stage name Dieselboy, is an American drum and bass DJ and producer. He is the founder of the Human Imprint music label in 2002, and co-founder of its sublabel ...more

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Lari White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Soul music, Country Lari Michele White is an American country music artist and actress. She first gained national attention in 1992 as a winner on You Can Be a Star, a talent competition which aired on The ...more

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Straitjacket Fits is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Rock music, Alternative rock, Indie rock Straitjacket Fits formed in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1986 and were a prominent band in the Flying Nun label's second wave of the Dunedin Sound.

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The Chills is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
The Chills Alternative rock, Dunedin Sound The Chills are a guitar and keyboard-based rock band from Dunedin, New Zealand. The band is essentially the continuing project of singer/songwriter Martin Phillipps, who is the group's sole ...more

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Netherworld Dancing Toys is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Netherworld Dancing Toys Netherworld Dancing Toys is a New Zealand band from Dunedin formed in 1982. In 1985, their single "For Today" reached No3 in the New Zealand singles chart.

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The Clean is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
The Clean are an influential indie rock band that formed in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1978, and have been described as the most influential band to come from the Flying Nun label, whose repertoire ...more

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Mother Goose is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Mother Goose Rock music Mother Goose was a 1970s New Zealand band formed in Dunedin, in 1975. Only eighteen months after forming, Mother Goose had smashed attendance records for gigs in every city in Australia and New ...more

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The Stones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Rock music The Stones were a New Zealand band from Dunedin named after The Rolling Stones. One of the earliest bands to record on the Flying Nun label, they helped form the style of music known as the ...more

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The DoubleHappys is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
The DoubleHappys Rock music The DoubleHappys were a short-lived but influential rock band based in Dunedin, New Zealand, and part of the Dunedin Sound music wave of the 1980s.

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Look Blue Go Purple is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Look Blue Go Purple Look Blue Go Purple was an alternative pop/rock band from Dunedin, New Zealand, together from 1983 to 1987, recognised as part of the Dunedin Sound.

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The Dead C is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Noise rock, Experimental rock, Free improvisation The Dead C are a New Zealand based music/art trio made up of members Bruce Russell, Michael Morley and Robbie Yeats. Most often, Russell plays electric guitar, Morley sings and plays electric ...more

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The Verlaines is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
The Verlaines Rock music The Verlaines are a rock band from Dunedin, New Zealand. Formed in 1981 by Graeme Downes, Craig Easton, Anita Pillai, Phillip Higham and Greg Kerr, the band went through multiple line-ups before ...more

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3Ds is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Indie, Pop music, Rock music The 3Ds were an alternative pop/rock band based from Dunedin, New Zealand, together from 1988 to 1997. They recorded three albums and several EPs, the best known of which is The Venus Trail. ...more

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Working With Walt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Working With Walt Working With Walt was a music group formed in the 1980s, and based in Dunedin, New Zealand. Working With Walt disbanded sometime by the late 1980s with Jan Hellriegel going on to a solo music ...more

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The Knobz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
The Knobz Pop music The Knobz were a New Zealand pop band, originally based in Dunedin, but not considered part of that city's main wave of "Dunedin Sound" bands. They became famous in 1980 with their ...more

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Cassandra's Ears is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
Cassandra's Ears Cassandra’s Ears was an all-female music group formed in 1985 in Dunedin, New Zealand, and later based in Auckland. Their first release was the song "Replacements" for the National ...more

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My Deviant Daughter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Dunedin
My Deviant Daughter My Deviant Daughter was an early 1990s band from Dunedin, New Zealand, consisting of Kiri Winders, Emma Higham, Jeff Harford, and Jason Kerr. The members played guitar, bass, and drums, and all ...more