List of Famous Bands from Newcastle

List of Newcastle bands, listed by their level of fame. This Newcastle musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Newcastle bands are included, as well as many Newcastle musicians of underground status. This list of Newcastle 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 Newcastle 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 ranges from Silverchair to Daniel Johns, plus much more.

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

  • Silverchair
    Alternative rock, Art rock, Grunge
    • Albums: Neon Ballroom, Diorama, Freak Show, Frogstomp, Freak
    Silverchair were an Australian rock band, which formed in 1992 in Newcastle, New South Wales, with Ben Gillies on drums, Daniel Johns on vocals and guitars, and Chris Joannou on bass guitar. ...more
  • Daniel Johns
    Grunge, Alternative rock, Art rock
    Daniel Paul Johns (born 22 April 1979) is an Australian musician, singer, and songwriter. Best known as the former front man of the rock band Silverchair, Johns is also one half of The Dissociatives ...more
  • Rabbit
    Rock music, Glam rock, Hard rock
    Rabbit was an Australian hard rock band, from Newcastle, Australia. The band was formed in 1973 by Mark Tinson, Phil Screen and Jim Porteus. Vocalist Greg Douglas joined in 1974 and was replaced in ...more
  • The Last Kinection
    Hip hop music
    • Albums: Next of Kin, Nutches
    The Last Kinection is an Indigenous hip-hop group from Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. The band was formed in 2006 by Joel Wenitong, DJ Jay Tee and Naomi Wenitong. The Last Kinection first ...more
  • Screaming Jets
    Pub rock, Hard rock
    • Albums: Tear of Thought, The Screaming Jets, World Gone Crazy, Scam, Living in England
    The Screaming Jets are an Australian hard rock band formed in Newcastle, Australia in 1989 by front man Dave Gleeson on vocals, Grant Walmsley on guitar and Paul Woseen on bass guitar and backing ...more
  • Tiffani Wood
    Indie, Pop music, Rock music
    • Albums: Bite Your Tongue
    Tiffany "Tiffani" Jane Wood (born 8 November 1977), briefly known as Tiffani Cummins, is an Australian singer and songwriter, who is a former member of female pop group Bardot. Wood later established ...more