Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from El Paso

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

List ranges from At the Drive‐In to Vikki Carr, plus much more.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from El Paso?" or "What is a list of El Paso bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (16 items)

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At the Drive‐In is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Rock music, Emo, New Prog At the Drive-In are an American post-hardcore band from El Paso, Texas, formed in 1993. Consisting of singer Cedric Bixler, guitarists Jim Ward and Omar Rodríguez, bassist Paul Hinojos, ...more

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Vikki Carr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Pop music, Traditional pop music, Latin pop Vikki Carr is a three-time Grammy Award–winning American singer and humanitarian, of Mexican descent. She has performed in a variety of music genres, including jazz, pop and country, but has ...more

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Sparta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Emo, Alternative rock, Indie rock Sparta is an American rock band from El Paso, Texas, formed in 2001. Founding members Jim Ward and Tony Hajjar are also members of post-hardcore group At the Drive-In. Keeley Davis is the former ...more

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Bobby Fuller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Pop music, Rock music, Rock and roll Robert Gaston "Bobby" Fuller was an American rock singer, songwriter, and guitarist best known for his singles "I Fought the Law" and "Love's Made a Fool of You," ...more

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Cedric Bixler-Zavala is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Experimental rock, Reggae, Jazz fusion Cedric Bixler-Zavala is a Grammy Award-winning American musician known for his work as frontman and lyricist of the progressive rock band The Mars Volta, and as frontman and occasional guitarist ...more

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Jeff Knight is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Country Thomas Jeff Knight is an American country music artist, sometimes credited as T.J. Knight. Born in El Paso, Texas, he later moved to the Allegheny Mountains region of Pennsylvania; after finding ...more

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Jim Ward is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Alternative rock, Alternative country, Indie rock James David Ward is an American musician. A self-taught guitarist and pianist, he is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the band Sparta; he is also the co-founder of the seminal ...more

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Aerial is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Experimental rock, Alternative metal

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De Facto is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Chicano rock, Salsa music, Electronic dance music De Facto was a dub reggae band which included Cedric Bixler-Zavala, Omar Rodríguez-López, Isaiah "Ikey" Owens and Jeremy Michael Ward.

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Clint Ballard, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Clint Ballard, Jr. Clint Ballard, Jr. was an American songwriter. He wrote two Billboard Hot 100 number one hits. The first was "Game of Love" by Wayne Fontana and The Mindbenders in 1965. The second was ...more

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Zechs Marquise is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Zechs Marquise Rock music, Instrumental rock, Alternative rock Zechs Marquise is an American psychedelic rock band, formed in El Paso, Texas in 2003.

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Pissing Razors is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Thrash metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal Pissing Razors is an American groove metal band originally formed in 1996.

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Matt Miller is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Matt Miller Alternative rock, Post-hardcore Matt Miller is a native of El Paso, Texas and the bassist for the Post-hardcore band, Sparta. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.

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Sleepercar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Americana, Rock music, Country rock Sleepercar is the alternative country project of Jim Ward, a member of Sparta and former member of At the Drive-In. Regarding the band, Ward has noted that: "I think it will always be “my” ...more

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Los Dregtones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Los Dregtones Los Dregtones was a band from El Paso, Texas, led by Cedric Bixler-Zavala, Ralph Jasso and Jimmy Hernandez. The line-up changed multiple times with Julio Venegas playing bass for a long duration ...more

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Med-X is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from El Paso
Med-X Punk rock, Hardcore punk Med-X is a hardcore punk band originally formed in El Paso, Texas in 2003. They have since reformed in Austin, Texas. In 2005 they were featured in the magazine Punk Rock Confidential, which is ...more