Graveyard Shift The Best Horror Punk Bands  

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Horror punk artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good horror punk bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top horror punk bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Horror punk groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all horror punk bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest horror punk bands of all time, since the most famous horror punk artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best horror punk music.

You can click on the horror punk band names to see more information about that particular notable horror punk group. If they're near the top of the best horror punk artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top horror punk bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the horror punk band names themselves.

List is made up of a variety of artists, including horror rock bands like Misfits and Joey Jordison. Make sure to vote on your favorite artists on this list. Not a fan of White Zombie or Gwar? Then give them a thumbs down so that the list counts your vote.

All important, significant and iconic names in horror punk music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new horror punk bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of horror punk, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into horror punk music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good horror punk bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent horror punk bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best horror punk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest horror punk musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular horror punk bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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2,597 553
Misfits is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Heavy metal, Classic Punk

2
1,309 926
Samhain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Gothic rock, Rock music

3
1,330 971
The Cramps is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, New Wave, Punk blues

4
881 759
Grave Robber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Michael L. Rickaby added

5
867 771
45 Grave is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Gothic rock, Deathrock

6
1,027 983
Blitzkid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
TimKidd added

7
961 916
Calabrese is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Gothabilly

8
781 768
Koffin Kats is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
bloodmakesnoise added Punk / Psychobilly

9
972 911
Paul C. Doyle Caiafa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Heavy metal, Punk rock

10
922 918
Michale Graves is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Heavy metal, Punk rock

11
671 644
Nekromantix is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
bloodmakesnoise added Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Punkabilly

12
781 775
Tiger Army is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, New Wave, Psychobilly

13
647 604
T.S.O.L. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Glam metal, Gothic rock

14
533 541
The Undead is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Rock music, Classic Punk

15
712 733
Wednesday 13 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Crossover thrash, Glam metal

16
455 478
Gorgeous Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
irategenius added

17
565 623
Nim Vind is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
TimKidd added

18
463 501
The Other is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Joey Draper added Punk rock

19
711 754
Murderdolls is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Glam metal, Thrash metal

20
531 598
The Crimson Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
TimKidd added

21
551 572
Son of Sam is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Heavy metal, Deathrock

22
581 613
Balzac is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
Horror punk, Deathrock, Punk rock

23
562 631
Cancerslug is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
TracyFord added

Horror Punk from Huntsville, AL. Lead by Alex Story

 

24
326 334
Haunted Garage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
bloodmakesnoise added

25
524 592
HorrorPops is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Horror Punk Bands
slackMFr added Pop punk, Psychobilly, Rockabilly