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The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists 

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Updated July 28, 2019 997 votes 209 voters 11.5k views 52 items

Jangle pop artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good jangle pop 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 jangle pop bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Jangle pop 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 jangle pop bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest jangle pop bands of all time, since the most famous jangle pop artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best jangle pop music.

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

List contains artists like R.E.M. and The Replacements. Vote for your favorites to get them to rise to the top. Make sure to give artists you like (The Byrds and Hootie & the Blowfish, for example) votes.

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

The list includes all new jangle pop 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 jangle pop, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into jangle pop 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 jangle pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent jangle pop bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best jangle pop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest jangle pop 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 jangle pop bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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The Smiths is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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R.E.M. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Replacements is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Gin Blossoms is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Let's Active is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Arcana is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Teenage Fanclub is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Guadalcanal Diary is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Ocean Blue is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Go-Betweens is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Smithereens is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The dB's is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Connells is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Feelies is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Pylon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Primitives is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Alvvays is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Finn Allen added
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Cracker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Miracle Legion is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Lemonheads is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Trashcan Sinatras is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
MattThornton added
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The Barracudas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Hummingbirds is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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The Mighty Lemon Drops ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
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Hurrah is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists