List of Japanese blues-rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as blues-rock solo artists from Japan are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Japanese music that you've never heard before. The blues-rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Japan. If you think the best Japanese blues-rock band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
This list below has a variety of bands in it, from Tak Matsumoto to Elephant Kashimashi.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular blues-rock bands from Japan?" and "Which blues-rock bands started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.