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List of Famous Bands from Perth

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

List features bands like INXS, Tame Impala and more!

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  • INXS1


    New Wave, Rock music

    AlbumsKick, Full Moon, Dirty Hearts, Never Tear Us Apart, Live Baby Live

    INXS (pronounced "in excess") were an Australian rock band, formed as The Farriss Brothers in... more on Wikipedia

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  • Tame Impala2

    Tame Impala

    Indie rock, Psychedelic pop

    AlbumsInnerspeaker, Lonerism, Tame Impala, Solitude Is Bliss, Sundown Syndrome

    Tame Impala is the psychedelic recording project of Kevin Parker, from Perth, Australia, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Pendulum3


    Darkcore, Rock music

    AlbumsImmersion, Hold Your Colour, Hold Your Colour (Bipolar vocal mix), In Silico, Jungle Sound: The Bassline Strikes Back!

    A pendulum is a body suspended from a fixed support so that it swings freely back and forth... more on Wikipedia

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  • Alestorm4


    Power metal, Heavy metal

    AlbumsBlack Sails at Midnight, Captain Morgan's Revenge, Back Through Time, Terror on the High Seas, Live at the End of the World

    Alestorm is a heavy metal band from Perth, Scotland. Their music is characterized by a pirate... more on Wikipedia
  • Gyroscope5


    Pop punk, Rock music

    AlbumsSound Shattering Sound, Are You Involved?, Breed Obsession, Cohesion, Driving for the Storm / Doctor Doctor

    Gyroscope is an Australian rock band from Perth, Western Australia, that was formed in 1997.... more on Wikipedia
  • Andrew Farriss6

    Andrew Farriss

    New Wave, Rock music
    Andrew Charles Farriss (born 27 March 1959) is an Australian rock musician and... more on Wikipedia
  • The Scientists7

    The Scientists

    Swamp pop, Punk blues

    AlbumsAbsolute, The Scientists, Weird Love, Heading for a Trauma, The Human Jukebox 1984–1986

    The Scientists are an influential post-punk band from Perth, Australia, led by Kim Salmon,... more on Wikipedia
  • Eurogliders8


    Indie pop, New Wave

    AlbumsThis Island, Absolutely, Pink Suit Blue Day, Groove, Greatest Hits: Maybe Only I Dream

    Eurogliders were an indie pop band formed in 1980 in Perth, Western Australia, which included... more on Wikipedia
  • Kim Salmon9

    Kim Salmon

    Swamp pop, Punk blues


    Kim Leith Salmon (born 24 January 1957, Bunbury) is an Australian indie rock musician and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Brian Cadd10

    Brian Cadd

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsWild Bulls and Horses, The Magic of Brian Cadd, Brian Cadd, Parabrahm, Orchestra of Grunt

    Brian George Cadd AM (born 29 November 1946) is an Australian singer-songwriter, keyboardist,... more on Wikipedia
  • Matty B11

    Matty B

    Hip hop music

    AlbumsCourageous LP, Simple but Effective

    Matthew Victor Barrett, who performed as Matty B, is a former Australian hip hop rapper and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Paul Ridge12

    Paul Ridge

    Hip hop music, Australian hip hop

    AlbumsThe Life of Riley, Who am I, Brothers Grimm, Pale Rider, Drama

    Paul Reid, formerly Paul Gary James Ridge, (born 4 September 1982), better known by the stage... more on Wikipedia
  • End of Fashion13

    End of Fashion

    Rock music, Pop rock

    AlbumsEnd of Fashion, Rough Diamonds / Anything Goes, Too Careful, Holiday Trip of a Lifetime, O Yeah

    End of Fashion was an Australian pop rock band from Perth, Western Australia. As of January... more on Wikipedia
  • The Blackeyed Susans14

    The Blackeyed Susans

    Rock music, Indie rock

    AlbumsDedicated to the Ones We Love, Spin the Bottle, Shangri-La, Welcome Stranger, ... Depends on What You Mean by Love

    The Blackeyed Susans are an Australian rock band, formed in Perth in 1989, based in Melbourne... more on Wikipedia
  • 15


    Thrash metal, Heavy metal

    AlbumsD.e.s.t.i.t.u.t.i.o.n, Torn Between Two Worlds, Make The Pledge, Studio Live, Time to React – Live!

    Allegiance was an Australian thrash metal group. They formed in 1990 in Perth, Australia and... more on Wikipedia
  • Stars Don't Fall16

    Stars Don't Fall

    Pop punk, Power pop


  • The Furor17

    The Furor

    Black metal, Heavy metal

    AlbumsWar Upon Worship, Advanced Australia Warfare, Invert Absolute

  • Johnny Diesel18

    Johnny Diesel

    Blues-rock, Rock music

    AlbumsRewind: The Best of Diesel, The Lobbyist, Hear, Singled Out, Solid State Rhyme

    Mark Denis Lizotte (born 31 May 1966) is an Australian singer-songwriter and musician, who has... more on Wikipedia
  • Samantha Jade19

    Samantha Jade

    Pop music, Electro

    AlbumsStep Up, Samantha Jade, The Golden Touch, Secret, Soldier

    Samantha Jade Gibbs (born 18 April 1987) is an ARIA Award-winning Australian singer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Triffids20

    The Triffids

    Rock music, Folk rock

    AlbumsCalenture, In the Pines, The Black Swan, Born Sandy Devotional, Treeless Plain

    The Triffids, a seminal Australian alternative rock and pop band, formed in Perth in Western... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Sleepy Jackson21

    The Sleepy Jackson

    Power pop, Alternative rock

    AlbumsGood Dancers, Personality: One Was a Spider, One Was a Bird, Lovers, Miniskirt

    The Sleepy Jackson are an Australian alternative rock band formed in Perth, Western Australia.... more on Wikipedia
  • Little Birdy22

    Little Birdy

    Alternative rock, Indie rock

    AlbumsBigbiglove, Little Birdy, Hollywood, This Is a Love Song EP, Excited

    Little Birdy are an Australian indie rock band formed in Perth, Western Australia in 2002 by... more on Wikipedia
  • Suze DeMarchi23

    Suze DeMarchi

    Pop music, Rock music


    Suze DeMarchi (born 14 February 1964) is an Australian singer-songwriter, best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Christie Allen24

    Christie Allen

    Disco, Pop music

    AlbumsMagic Rhythm

    Christie Allen (born June Allen; 24 July 1954 – 12 August 2008) was an English-born Australian... more on Wikipedia
  • The Stems25

    The Stems

    Alternative rock

    AlbumsTerminal Cool: Anthology 1983-1986, Buds, Heads Up, At First Sight Violets Are Blue, Love Will Grow - Rosebud Volume 1

    The Stems are an alternative rock band formed in Perth, Western Australia in late 1983. They... more on Wikipedia