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List of English electronic music bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as electronic music solo artists from England are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great English music that you've never heard before. The electronic music bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in England. If you think the best English electronic music band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List features David Bowie, Duran Duran and more bands.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular electronic music bands from England?" and "Which electronic music bands started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
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David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Electronic music
2
Duran Duran is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music
3
Jethro Tull is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Blues-rock, Rock music, Electronic music
4
The Chemical Brothers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music
5
Fatboy Slim is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music
6
One Direction is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music
7
Eurythmics is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music
8
The Human League is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music
9
Portishead is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Krautrock, Breakbeat, Folktronica
10
Massive Attack is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Hip hop music, Soundtrack, Alternative hip hop
11
Hot Chip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Indie pop, Synthpop, Neo soul
12
A Flock of Seagulls is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music
13
Spandau Ballet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Blue-eyed soul, Synthpop, New Wave
14
Above & Beyond is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Vocal trance, Electronic music, Uplifting trance
15
Killing Joke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Industrial rock
16
Kasabian is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Neo-progressive rock, Space rock, Rock music
17
Damon Albarn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop
18
Erasure is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music
19
Enter Shikari is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Electronic music, Electro, Electronic dance music
20
Lady Sovereign is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electro
21
The Future Sound of London is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Acid techno, Acid house, Trip hop
22
Ladytron is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Synthpop, New Wave, Shoegazing
23
Faithless is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Trip hop, Electronic music, House music
24
Wire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Electronic music, Experimental rock, Industrial music
25
The Orb is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Electronic Music Bands List
Electronic music, Chill-out music, Dub