List of Famous Bands from Newport

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. {#nodes}

  • Tanya Donelly
    Alternative rock, Indie rock
    • Albums: Beautysleep, Lovesongs for Underdogs, Whiskey Tango Ghosts, This Hungry Life, Misc.
    Tanya Donelly (born July 14, 1966) is an American Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter and guitarist based in New England who co-founded Throwing Muses with her step-sister Kristin Hersh. Donelly ...more
  • Feeder
    Pop punk, Rock music, New Prog
    • Albums: Pushing the Senses, Echo Park, Polythene, Swim, Pushing the Senses
    Feeder may refer to:
  • Skindred
    Ragga, Nu metal, Dancehall
    • Albums: Babylon, Roots Rock Riot, Shark Bites and Dog Fights, Union Black, Brain Killer
    Skindred is a Welsh heavy metal band formed in Newport, Wales, in 1998. Their musical style mixes heavy metal, alternative rock, and reggae, also known as hard reggae. The band also integrate ...more
  • Desecration
    Black metal, Blackened death metal, Brutal death metal
    • Albums: Raping the Corpse, Murder in Mind, Gore and PerVersion 2, Pathway to Deviance, Inhuman
    Desecration is a British death metal band formed in Newport, south Wales in 1992.
  • Goldie Lookin Chain
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Pop rap
    • Albums: Greatest Hits, Safe as Fuck, Asbo 4 Life, Under the Counter, The Manifesto
    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, the ...more
  • Throwing Muses
    Alternative rock, Post-punk
    • Albums: The Real Ramona, Hunkpapa, University, Purgatory/Paradise, Throwing Muses
    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. The ...more