List of Manchester punk rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as punk rock solo artists from Manchester are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Manchester music that you've never heard before. The punk rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Manchester. If you think the best Manchester punk 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 below includes Buzzcocks, Steve Diggle and more bands.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular punk rock bands from Manchester?" and "Which punk rock bands started in Manchester?" then this list will answer your questions.