Music

List of Famous Bands from Hamilton

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 Ellwood Peart (September 12, 1952 – January 7, 2020) was a Canadian musician and writer best known as the drummer and primary lyricist of the rock band Rush. Peart received numerous awards for ...more
  • Brian Francis Connolly (5 October 1945 – 10 February 1997) was a Scottish singer-songwriter, musician and actor, best known as the lead singer between 1968 and 1979 of the British glam rock band The ...more
  • The Delgados were a Scottish indie rock band from Motherwell, North Lanarkshire. The band was composed of Alun Woodward (vocals, guitar), Emma Pollock (vocals, guitar), Stewart Henderson (bass), and ...more
  • Brady Seals (born March 29, 1969) is an American country music artist. He is the cousin of Jim Seals (of Seals & Crofts) and Dan Seals and Johnny Duncan, the nephew of Troy Seals, and the ex-husband ...more
  • Jeremy Fisher (born Jeremy Binns, December 15, 1976) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. Fisher is based in Ottawa, Ontario, and was previously based on Vancouver Island, B.C., Montreal, Quebec, and in ...more
  • Brian Melo (born August 15, 1982) 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 ...more
  • Threat Signal is a Canadian heavy metal band from the city of Hamilton.
  • Junior Boys are a Canadian electronic music group, founded in 1999 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
  • Nicole Marie Appleton (born 7 December 1974) is an English-Canadian television presenter, singer-songwriter and actress. She is a member of All Saints and Appleton. She is the younger sister of ...more
  • 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
  • Simon Wilcox is a songwriter based in Los Angeles. She has written multiple platinum and gold singles, working with artists such as Nick Jonas, Enrique Iglesias, Camila Cabello, Tinashe, Demi Lovato, ...more
  • 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 Marble ...more
  • 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. He ...more
  • A Northern Chorus was a Canadian band from Hamilton, Ontario.
  • 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 Fearing, and ...more
  • 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 and Type O Negative ...more
  • 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 Gary ...more
  • 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 1998 a ...more
  • The Reason is a Canadian rock band, formed by Adam White and James Nelan in 2003 in Hamilton.
  • Jordan "Ratbeard" Hastings (born March 15, 1982) is a Canadian musician born in Hamilton, Ontario but raised in Burlington, Ontario. He is best known as the drummer of Alexisonfire, having replaced ...more
  • Stephen William Negus (born February 19, 1952) is a Canadian drummer, 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
  • Jacob Moon is a solo Canadian folk singer/songwriter and guitarist based in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He has an extensive repertoire of songs, with nine albums to his credit. He has won many ...more
  • 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, Steve ...more
  • 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