List of Famous Bands from Pasadena

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

Bands include everything from Van Halen to Kim Carnes.

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

  • Van Halen
    Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Van Halen, 1984, Diver Down, OU812, Van Halen II
    Van Halen were an American rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. Credited with "restoring hard rock to the forefront of the music scene", Van Halen were known for its energetic live ...more
  • Kim Carnes
    Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music
    • Albums: Bette Davis Eyes, Mistaken Identity, Crazy in the Night, Light House, Chasin' Wild Trains
    Kim Carnes (born July 20, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, she began her career as a songwriter in the 1960s, writing for other artists while ...more
  • Jerry Dixon
    Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock
    Jerry Lawrence Dixon (born September 15, 1967) is an American musician, and one of the original members of the 1980s rock band Warrant. He was born in Pasadena, California. He has a son, Grady by ...more
  • Kristinia DeBarge
    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B
    • Albums: Young & Restless, Exposed, Let Go
    Kristinia Jamie DeBarge (; born March 8, 1990) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. DeBarge first appeared on national television in 2003 as a contestant on the American Idol ...more
  • Ozma
    Pop punk, Indie pop, Pop music
    • Albums: Spending Time on the Borderline, Rock and Roll Part Three, Pasadena, Songs of Inaudible Trucks and Cars, The Doubble Donkey Disc
    Ozma is an American rock band from Pasadena, California. The band's sound is a mix of nostalgic new wave–influenced power pop and contrapuntal Casiotone-driven melodies sustained by heavy guitar ...more
  • Dan Barrett (born December 14, 1955 in Pasadena, California) is an American arranger, cornetist, and trombonist. The earliest mention of Dan Barrett was in the Melody Maker, 10 February 1973, which ...more