This list of English alternative rock bands includes more than just groups, as alternative rock solo artists from England are featured as well. It's always interesting to see where famous British and European bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great new and older English music (especially from the 2000s) that you've never heard before. The alternative rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, and range from Coldplay to Mumford & Songs. Most importantly, though, they were all formed in England.
If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular alternative rock bands from England?" and "Which alternative rock bands started in England?" then look no further!