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List of Famous Bands from Little Rock

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List of Little Rock bands, listed by their level of fame. This Little Rock musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Little Rock bands are included, as well as many Little Rock musicians of underground status. This list of Little Rock 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 Little Rock 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.

This list features bands like Amy Lee and Evanescence.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Little Rock?" or "What is a list of Little Rock bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}
  • 1

    Amy Lee

    Alternative rock, Alternative metal


    Amy Lynn Hartzler (née Lee; born December 13, 1981), known professionally as Amy Lee, is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. She is the co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band...  more

    #423 of 656 The Best Singers Of All Time#39 of 316 The Greatest Singers of the Past 30 Years#65 of 500 The Best Female Vocalists Ever

  • 2


    Rock music, Gothic metal

    AlbumsFallen, My Immortal, The Open Door, Evanescence, Bring Me to Life

    Evanescence ( E(E)V-ə-NESS-ənss) is an American rock band founded in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1995 by singer and pianist Amy Lee and guitarist Ben Moody. After recording independent albums, the band...  more

    Amy Lee From Evanescence Makes Children's Music Now#19 of 115 The Greatest Chick Rock Bands Ever#305 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

  • 3

    Pharoah Sanders

    Kozmigroov, Avant-garde jazz

    AlbumsKarma, Jewels of Thought, Tauhid, Journey to the One, Thembi

    Pharoah Sanders (born Farrell Sanders, October 13, 1940) is an American jazz saxophonist. Saxophonist Ornette Coleman once described him as "probably the best tenor player in the world". Emerging...  more
  • 4

    Living Sacrifice

    Thrash metal, Groove metal

    AlbumsNonexistent, Inhabit, Reborn, The Hammering Process, The Infinite Order

    Living Sacrifice is a Christian death metal band that formed in September 1989 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. The band has released eight studio albums, out of which the first three were...  more

    #107 of 211 The Best Thrash Metal Bands#42 of 101 The Best Musical Artists From Arkansas#27 of 93 The Best Christian Metal Bands

  • 5

    Tammy Graham


    AlbumsTammy Graham

    Tammy Wynette Graham (born February 7, 1968) is an American country music artist. Active as a singer and self-taught pianist since childhood, she first gained attention in her hometown before moving...  more
  • 6

    Soul Embraced

    Groove metal, Melodic death metal

    AlbumsImmune, For the Incomplete, This Is My Blood, Dead Alive

    Soul Embraced is a Christian death metal band from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. It was originally a side project for Rocky Gray and David Sroczynski....  more
  • 7


    Hardcore punk

    AlbumsDiscography, RuiNation, Trained to Serve, Econochrist / The Detonators

    Econochrist was a political hardcore punk band active in the late eighties and early nineties. They moved from Arkansas to the San Francisco Bay Area to become part of the punk music scene there. The...  more
  • 8

    The Age of Information

    Rock music, Pop rock

    AlbumsThe Beauty and the Tragedy, More than This, Everything is Broken

    The Age of Information is an American alternative rock band originally formed in 2002 by David Hodges and Mark Colbert, and later joined by Steven McMorran. In 2004, The Age of Information released a...  more
  • 9

    Soophie Nun Squad

    Punk rock, Funk

    AlbumsPasizzle Slizzles Tha Drizzle, Don't Let Them Take You Alive!, The Devil, The Metal, The Big Booty Beats

    Soophie Nun Squad is a DIY punk rock band from North Little Rock, Arkansas known for their jubilant stage performances which typically include costumes, puppet shows, and a large amount of crowd...  more
  • 10

    Shake Ray Turbine

    Rock music, Punk rock
    Shake Ray Turbine was a DIY rock/punk band from Little Rock, Arkansas. They formed in the summer of 1995 and played their first show that August with Richard Matson as vocalist. The band toured and...  more
  • 11


    Punk rock

    AlbumsThe Fourth Wise Man, "Goodbye, Dr. Fate"

    Trusty is an American punk band formed in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1989. The band moved from Little Rock to Washington, D.C. in 1992. The group disbanded in early 1998....  more
  • 12


    Hip hop music
  • 13


    Rock music, Rock and roll

    AlbumsLocal, Let Me Wear Your Coat, Sanduleak

    Ho-Hum is a pop/rock band based in Bradley, Arkansas, USA, formed by the brothers Lenny and Rod Bryan....  more
  • 14

    Sara Thomas

    Americana, Folk music
    Sara Richardson Thomas (born April 21, 1941) is an American educator and politician from Indianola, Mississippi. She was a member of the Mississippi House of Representatives from the 31st District,...  more
  • 15

    Chino Horde

    Punk rock, Indie rock
  • 16

    Future Leaders of the World

    Post-grunge, Alternative metal

    AlbumsLVL IV, Let Me Out, Machina E.P.

    Machina is the successor project to Future Leaders of the World, founded by vocalist Phil Taylor, which features former members of Evanescence. The band takes its name from the Latin phrase Deus ex...  more
  • 17


    Alternative rock, Screamo
    Mourningside is a side project of John LeCompt and Jack Wiese featuring Rocky Gray, Devin Castle, and Jeff Bowie. Mourningside is a hard hitting metal act that gained popularity with both their...  more
  • 18

    Capitol Offense

    Rock music
    Capitol Offense is an American rock band. It is most notable for its bassist, Mike Huckabee, who is the former Governor of Arkansas and former 2008 Republican candidate for President of the United...  more
  • 19


    Progressive metal