List of Famous Bands from Munich

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

List features Milli Vanilli, Richard Strauss and more bands.

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  • Milli Vanilli
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
    • Albums: Blame It on the Rain, Girl You Know It's True, The Moment of Truth, Keep on Running, All or Nothing
    Milli Vanilli was a German R&B duo from Munich. The group was founded by Frank Farian in 1988 and consisted of Fab Morvan and Rob Pilatus. The group's debut album, titled All or Nothing in Europe and ...more
  • Richard Strauss
    Choral music, Opera, Ballet
    • Albums: Great Romantic Symphonies, Eine Alpensinfonie, Richard Strauss Concert, Also Sprach Zarathustra, German Romantic Partsongs
    Richard Georg Strauss (German pronunciation: [ˈʁɪçaɐ̯t ˈʃtʁaʊs]; 11 June 1864 – 8 September 1949) was a leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras. He is known for his operas, ...more
  • :wumpscut:
    Electro-industrial, Gothic rock, Electronic body music
    • Albums: Böses junges Fleisch, Embryodead, Body Census, Wreath of Barbs, Music for a Slaughtering Tribe
    Wumpscut (stylised as :wumpscut:) was an electro-industrial music project from Germany. It was founded in May 1991 by Bavarian disc jockey Rudolf "Rudy" Ratzinger (born June 3, 1966).
  • Amon Düül II
    Krautrock, Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock
    • Albums: Yeti, Phallus Dei, Carnival in Babylon, Wolf City, Hijack
    Amon Düül II (or Amon Düül 2) is a German rock band. The group is generally considered to be one of the founders of the Krautrock scene and a seminal influence on its development.
    • Albums: Simply Be, Acquaintance
    Carolyn Breuer (born 4 July 1969) is a German jazz saxophonist (alto and soprano).
  • Chicks on Speed
    Synthpop, Musique concrète, Rock music
    • Albums: Chix 52, Kreidler, Cutting the Edge, The Un-Releases, 99 ¢
    Chicks on Speed is a music and fine art ensemble, formed in Munich in 1997, when members Australian Alex Murray-Leslie and New Yorker Melissa Logan met at the Munich Academy of Fine Arts. Though ...more