List of Famous Bands from Peoria

List of Peoria bands, listed by their level of fame. This Peoria musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Peoria bands are included, as well as many Peoria musicians of underground status. This list of Peoria 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 Peoria 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: Mudvayne, The Format and more.

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

  • Mudvayne
    Nu metal, Progressive metal, Groove metal
    • Albums: Kill, I Oughtta, L.D. 50, By the People, for the People
    Mudvayne was an American heavy metal band from Peoria, Illinois formed in 1996. They are known for their sonic experimentation, innovative album art, face and body paint, masks and uniforms. The band ...more
  • The Format
    Indie pop, Rock music, Power pop
    • Albums: Dog Problems, B-Sides and Rarities, Snails, EP, Interventions + Lullabies
    The Format were an American indie rock band formed by Nate Ruess and Sam Means. The band announced a hiatus on February 4, 2008. Their style can be considered a mixture of indie, alternative, punk ...more
  • Matthew McDonough
    Nu metal, Progressive metal, Groove metal
    Matthew McDonough (born 1969) is an American musician, songwriter, and producer. He is currently the drummer for heavy metal band Audiotopsy. McDonough is also the former drummer Mudvayne. He is the ...more
  • Bruce Johnston
    Rock and roll, Baroque pop, Surf music
    • Albums: Going Public, Surfin' 'round the World, Surfer's Pajama Party
    Bruce Arthur Johnston (born Benjamin Baldwin; June 27, 1942) is an American singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer best known as a member of the Beach Boys. In 1965, Johnston joined the ...more
  • Planes Mistaken for Stars
    Emo, Stoner rock, Screamo
    • Albums: Up in Them Guts, Fuck With Fire, Planes Mistaken for Stars, Mercy, Spearheading the Sin Movement
    Planes Mistaken for Stars is a post-hardcore band formed in Peoria, Illinois in 1997. They released music on Deep Elm Records, Dim Mak Records, No Idea Records and Abacus Recordings.
  • A Change of Pace
    Pop punk, Rock music, Pop rock
    • Albums: An Offer You Can't Refuse, Prepare the Masses, Change Is the Only Constant, Just No Better Way, It Could Be Worse
    A Change of Pace is a five piece pop punk band from Peoria, Arizona. The band was on both the 2005 and 2006 Warped Tours.