Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Newport

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

Examples of bands on this list include Tanya Donelly and Feeder.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Newport?" or "What is a list of Newport bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (11 items)

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Tanya Donelly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Alternative rock, Indie rock Tanya Donelly is an American Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and guitarist based in New England who co-founded Throwing Muses with her stepsister Kristin Hersh. She then went on to work in ...more

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Feeder is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Pop punk, Rock music, New Prog Feeder are a British rock band based in Newport, Wales. The band was formed in 1992 under the name of "Reel" by Grant Nicholas, Jon Lee, and Simon Blight of group Raindancer, after the ...more

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Skindred is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Ragga, Nu metal, Dancehall Skindred is a Welsh rock band formed in Newport, South Wales in 1998. Skindred's musical style mixes heavy metal, alternative rock, reggae and punk. The band also integrate elements of ...more

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Desecration is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Black metal, Blackened death metal, Brutal death metal Desecration is a British death metal band formed in Newport, south Wales in 1992.

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Goldie Lookin Chain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Hip hop music, Pop music, Pop rap Goldie Lookin Chain are a Welsh comedic rap music group from Newport, Wales. The group produces humorous, controversial and often explicit songs that satirise hip hop, today's consumer society, ...more

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Throwing Muses is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Alternative rock, Post-punk Throwing Muses is an alternative rock band formed in 1981 in Newport, Rhode Island, that toured and recorded extensively until 1997, when its members began concentrating more on other projects. ...more

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Dub War is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Ragga, Reggae, Heavy metal Dub War were a four piece metal band from Newport, South Wales, UK. Formed in 1993, the band offered an innovative mix of metal, punk, and ragga influenced by bands like The Clash and Bad ...more

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The Darling Buds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Indie pop, Indie, Alternative rock The Darling Buds are an alternative rock band from Newport, South Wales. The band formed in 1986 and were named after the H. E. Bates novel The Darling Buds of May – a title taken in turn, from ...more

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60ft Dolls is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Britpop, Hard rock 60 Ft. Dolls were a British rock trio active in the 1990s.

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Dawaun Parker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Hip hop music, Christian music, Electronic dance music Dawaun Parker is an American record producer and rapper. Dawaun Parker is a staff songwriter and producer for Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment label. After receiving his first formal credit on ...more

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Seabeast is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Newport
Seabeast Heavy metal