Japanese Music Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List

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List of Japanese electronic rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as electronic 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 electronic 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 electronic 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.

List is made up of bands like Boredoms and Yellow Magic Orchestra.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular electronic rock bands from Japan?" and "Which electronic rock bands started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Boredoms is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Krautrock, Noise rock, Psychedelia

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Yellow Magic Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

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Schwarz Stein is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Electronic body music, Electronic music

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Buck-Tick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
New Wave, Gothic rock, Rock music

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Antic Cafe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

6
Gackt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Neo-progressive rock, Pop punk, Synthpop

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Mell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
J-pop, Electronic dance music, Industrial music

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Sug is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Pop punk, Rock music, Electronic music

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Susumu Hirasawa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Synthpunk, Synthpop, New Wave

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Yuzo Koshiro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Hip hop music, Rock music, Electronic music

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Közi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Neoclassical Dark Wave, Synthpop, Gothic rock

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Boom Boom Satellites is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Rock music, Electronic music, Experimental rock

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Kaya is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Electronic music, Electronic rock

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acid android is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Industrial rock, Industrial music, Alternative rock

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Color is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
Dance-punk, Electronic dance music, Punk rock

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Justin Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Japanese Electronic Rock Bands List
New Age, New Age music, Traditional music