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The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 14, 2019 1k votes 181 voters 21.7k views 77 items

Noise pop artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good noise pop 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 noise pop bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Noise pop 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 noise pop bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest noise pop bands of all time, since the most famous noise pop artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best noise pop music.

You can click on the noise pop band names to see more information about that particular notable noise pop group. If they're near the top of the best noise pop artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top noise pop bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the noise pop band names themselves.

List is made up of a variety of artists, including The Flaming Lips and Pixies. Help our your favorites by giving them a thumbs up. The best artists on this list are the ones with the most votes, so show things like Modest Mouse and Pavement some love.

All important, significant and iconic names in noise pop music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new noise pop 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 noise pop, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into noise pop 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 noise pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent noise pop bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best noise pop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest noise pop 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 noise pop bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Pixies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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My Bloody Valentine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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The Jesus and Mary Chain... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Sleigh Bells is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Pavement is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Yo La Tengo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Modest Mouse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Sonic Youth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Wavves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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The Raveonettes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Melt-Banana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Japandroids is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Deerhunter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Ride is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Mercury Rev is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Autolux is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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No Age is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Black Tambourine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Medicine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Photon Band is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Ariel Pink is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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A Place to Bury Stranger... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Astrobrite is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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Velocity Girl is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists
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The Pains of Being Pure ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Noise Pop Bands/Artists