Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Hamilton

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List of Hamilton bands, listed by their level of fame. This Hamilton musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Hamilton bands are included, as well as many Hamilton musicians of underground status. This list of Hamilton 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 Hamilton 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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Neil Peart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Progressive metal, Swing music, Heavy metal Neil Ellwood Peart, OC, is a Canadian musician and author. He is the drummer and lyricist for the rock band Rush. Peart has received numerous awards for his musical performances, and is known ...more

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Brian Connolly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Pop music, Rock music, Glam rock Brian Francis Connolly was a British musician, best known as the lead singer of the British rock band Sweet.

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The Delgados is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Pop rock, Indie rock The Delgados were a Scottish indie rock band from Motherwell, North Lanarkshire. The band was composed of Alun Woodward, Emma Pollock, Stewart Henderson, and Paul Savage.

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Brady Seals is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Country Brady Seals is an American country music artist. He is the cousin of Jim Seals and Dan Seals and Johnny Duncan, the nephew of Troy Seals, and the husband of former BNA Records recording artist ...more

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Wraith of the Ropes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Wraith of the Ropes

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Jeremy Fisher is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Folk music, Breakbeat Jeremy Fisher is a Canadian singer-songwriter. Fisher is based in Ottawa, Ontario, and was previously based on Vancouver Island, B.C., Montreal, Quebec, and in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.. ...more

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Brian Melo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Pop music, Rock music Brian Melo is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Hamilton, Ontario who was the winner of the fifth season of Canadian Idol in 2007. His first studio album, Livin' It, achieved Gold Status in ...more

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Threat Signal is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Thrash metal, Deathcore, Industrial metal Threat Signal is a Canadian metal band hailing from the city of Hamilton. However, different members of the band hail from other parts of the Ontario province. Since the band's formation in the ...more

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Junior Boys is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Indie pop, Synthpop, Electro Junior Boys are a Canadian electronic music group, founded in 1999 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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Nicole Appleton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Pop music Nicole Marie Appleton is a Canadian television presenter, singer-songwriter and actress. She was a member of All Saints and Appleton.

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Sven Gali is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Sven Gali was a hard rock/glam metal band which originally started as a cover band in 1987 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Their original lineup consisted of Dave Wanless, Dee Cernile, Andy Frank, ...more

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Simon Wilcox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Rock music Simon Wilcox is a multi-platinum Canadian singer-songwriter.

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The Marble Index is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Indie rock The Marble Index was a Canadian rock band from Hamilton, Ontario. The group formed in 2001, and comprised Brad Germain, Ryan Tweedle, and Adam Knickle. The band is named after the album “The ...more

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Kitsune² is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Renard Queenston (real name: David Remmler) is an electronic music producer and founder of his own record label, LapFox Trax (formerly VULPvibe Records), who lives in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. ...more

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A Northern Chorus is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Folk music, Space rock, Dream pop A Northern Chorus was a Canadian band from Hamilton, Ontario.

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Blackie and the Rodeo Kings is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Folk rock, Alternative country Blackie and the Rodeo Kings are a Canadian folk rock/alternative country band with blues and country influences. The band was formed in 1996, in Hamilton, Ontario, by Tom Wilson, Stephen ...more

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Wax Mannequin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Psychedelic folk, Alternative rock Wax Mannequin is the stage name of Chris Adeney, a Canadian indie rock singer-songwriter. His style has been described as "a hybrid of Bruce Cockburn and Frank Zappa", "Tom Waits ...more

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Tristan Psionic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Indie rock Tristan Psionic was a Canadian indie rock band. Formed in 1991 in an industrial warehouse loft in Hamilton, Ontario, the band consisted of vocalist Sandy McIntosh, guitarist Mark Milne, bassist ...more

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The Killjoys is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Pop punk, Post-grunge, Alternative rock The Killjoys were a Canadian alternative rock band that formed in 1992 in Hamilton. Their first album was Starry, released in 1994, followed by Gimme Five in 1996, and Melos Modos in 1997. In ...more

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The Reason is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Rock music, Emo, Punk rock The Reason is a Canadian rock band, formed by Adam White and James Nelan in 2003 in Hamilton.

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Jordan Hastings is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Ska punk, Metalcore, Alternative rock Jordan "Ratbeard" Hastings is a Canadian musician born in Hamilton, Ontario but raised in Burlington, Ontario. He is best known as the former drummer of Alexisonfire, having replaced ...more

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Steve Negus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Rock music, Progressive rock Stephen William "Steve" Negus is a Canadian drummer and songwriter who was a member of the progressive rock band Saga for twenty-six years. In the late 80's, he and keyboardist Jim ...more

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Jacob Moon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Jacob Moon Folk music, Contemporary Christian music Jacob Moon has added hard work and tenacity to his giftedness as a singer and songwriter of award-winning pop and folk songs. He is also known for his amazing live show which features his ...more

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Teenage Head is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Garage rock, Punk rock, Post-punk revival Teenage Head is a Canadian rock group from Hamilton, Ontario and was a popular Canadian punk rock band during the early 1980s. The group was formed in Hamilton by Frankie Venom, Gord Lewis, ...more

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The Forgotten Rebels is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
The Forgotten Rebels Punk rock The Forgotten Rebels are a punk rock band from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. With roots dating back to 1977 to the present day, the Forgotten Rebels have left a discography of seven albums and a ...more

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Sons of Butcher is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Sons of Butcher Rock music, Comedy rock Sons of Butcher is a Canadian rock band consisting of three members, two of whom are brothers. Their music fuses vulgar absurdist comedy with rock music in a style that is described as ...more

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The Dik Van Dykes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Garage punk, Punk rock, Comedy rock The Dik Van Dykes were a garage punk sextet based in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada who first formed in 1985 and folded in 1989. They released two albums, Nobody Likes...The Dik Van Dykes, released ...more

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Pantychrist is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Heavy metal, Punk rock, Hardcore punk Pantychrist is a female hardcore punk rock band from Hamilton, Canada and was formed in 2003 by Danyell DeVille, Izabelle Steele, Amy Hell and Patty Rotten. They have been described as “a full ...more

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Malvina Major is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Opera, Classical music Dame Malvina Lorraine Major ONZ GNZM DBE is a New Zealand opera singer.

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48May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
48May Pop punk, Rock music, Pop rock 48May is a New Zealand pop rock group. The band consists of Jon Austin, CaptainHook, Stan Bicknell and Shannon Brown. Hook and Jon went to Hamilton Boys' High School together, where Jon was head ...more

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Mobile Stud Unit is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Mobile Stud Unit Punk rock Mobile Stud Unit were a long-lived satirical punk band formed in Hamilton, New Zealand in 1993 by a group of students at the University of Waikato. They were renowned for their unpredictable ...more

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Wolverine Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Wolverine Orchestra Jazz The Wolverines were an American jazz band. They were one of the most successful territory bands of the American Midwest in the 1920s.

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Z Amigos is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Z Amigos

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Flight X-7 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Hamilton
Flight X-7