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The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 14, 2019 2.6k votes 977 voters 15.7k views 18 items
Medieval folk artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good Medieval folk rock 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 Medieval folk rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Medieval folk 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 Medieval folk bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest Medieval folk rock bands of all time, since the most famous medieval folk rock artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best medieval folk rock music. You can click on the medieval folk rock band names to see more information about that particular notable Medieval folk group. If they're near the top of the best medieval folk rock artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top Medieval folk bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the Medieval folk band names themselves. This list below has everything from Ritchie Blackmore to Schandmaul. All important, significant and iconic names in Medieval folk rock history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list. The list includes all new Medieval folk 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 Medieval folk rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into Medieval folk 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 Medieval folk rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent medieval folk rock bands.This list answers the questions "who are the best Medieval folk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest Medieval folk rock 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 Medieval folk rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.Re-rank the list then share it with your social networks (like Facebook, Twitter, etc.). (18 items)
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Blackmore's Night is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Rock music, Folk music, Medieval folk rock
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Ritchie Blackmore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Rock music, Heavy metal, Neo-Medieval music
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Candice Night is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
New Age music, Rock music, Medieval folk rock
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Saxon Moon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
paul-c-daley added
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Jethro Tull is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
mwlittletreasures added Blues-rock, Rock music, Electronic music
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Faun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
glau-cg added Medieval music, Folk music, Neofolk
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Fairport Convention is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
stephen-silk added Traditional music, Folk music, Electric folk
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Corvus Corax is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
NilBanerjee added Medieval music, Medieval metal, Heavy metal
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Steeleye Span is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
stephen-silk added Electric folk
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Maddy Prior is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
stephen-silk added Folk music, Electric folk, Folk rock
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Troll Gneot Yel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
kotbayun added
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Melnitsa is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
kotbayun added Folk rock
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Schandmaul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Medieval metal, Medieval folk rock, Folk rock
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Amazing Blondel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Psychedelic folk, Medieval folk rock, Progressive folk music
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Ougenweide is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Medieval metal, Medieval folk rock, Progressive rock
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Anna Katharina Krän... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Medieval folk rock, Classical music
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Adaro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Medieval Folk Bands/Artists
Medieval folk rock
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thealliancerp added Rock, Progressive Rock

The Alliance, a medieval themed rock band from Idaho, plays all original rock music in a full castle setting. Each concert is a production, with actors and performers telling a story of good vs. evil. Sword fighting, a king and Queen, angels, a prophet, and more, are all involved in the performance. 

The Alliance has a CD out called "Writing On The Wall". They have a total of 30 original songs all based on Medieval topics.... "Ready the Archers", "Excalibur", and "Castle Walls" are just a few of the rockers. Visit The Alliance web site at http://www.thealliancerockband.com