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List of Famous Bands from Phoenix

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

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  • Stevie Nicks1

    Stevie Nicks

    Classic rock, Pop music

    AlbumsBella Donna, Buckingham Nicks, Trouble in Shangri-La, Enchanted, Rock a Little

    Stephanie Lynn Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter. Nicks is best... more on Wikipedia

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  • Meat Puppets2

    Meat Puppets

    Grunge, Neo-psychedelia

    AlbumsMeat Puppets II, Too High to Die, Up on the Sun, Golden Lies, Sewn Together

    Meat Puppets are an American rock band formed in January 1980 in Phoenix, Arizona. The group's... more on Wikipedia

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  • Dierks Bentley3

    AlbumsLong Trip Alone, Modern Day Drifter, Up on the Ridge, Dierks Bentley, Home

    Frederick Dierks Bentley (born November 20, 1975) is an American country music singer and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Blessthefall4


    Christian hardcore, Emo

    AlbumsBlack Rose Dying, Blessthefall EP, His Last Walk, Hollow Bodies, Awakening

    Blessthefall is an American metalcore band from Phoenix, Arizona, signed to Fearless Records.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Chester Bennington5

    Chester Bennington

    Alternative hip hop, Nu metal

    AlbumsHigh Rise, No Sun Today, Out of Time, Home Sweet Home

    Chester Charles Bennington (March 20, 1976 – July 20, 2017) was an American singer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Soulfly6


    Nu metal, Thrash metal

    AlbumsPrimitive, 3, Conquer, Omen, Tribe

    Soulfly is a metal band formed in 1997 based in Phoenix, Arizona. The original lyrical content... more on Wikipedia
  • Flotsam and Jetsam7

    Flotsam and Jetsam

    Thrash metal, Progressive metal

    AlbumsDoomsday for the Deceiver, Drift, The Cold, When the Storm Comes Down, My God

    Flotsam and Jetsam is an American thrash metal and progressive metal band that formed in... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jessi Colter8

    Jessi Colter

    Outlaw country, Pop music

    AlbumsWhite Mansions - A Tale of the American Civil War 1861-1865, Wanted! The Outlaws, Out of the Ashes, Diamond in the Rough, Leather and Lace

    Mirriam Johnson (born May 25, 1943), known professionally as Jessi Colter, is an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Tuff9


    Glam metal, Heavy metal

    AlbumsWhat Comes Around Goes Around, Religious Fix, The History of Tuff, Regurgitation, Live in The U.K.

    Tuff is an American glam metal band formed in 1985 in Phoenix, Arizona, by guitarist Jorge... more on Wikipedia

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  • Greeley Estates10

    Greeley Estates

    Emo, Metalcore

    AlbumsFar from the Lies, Outside of This, No Rain, No Rainbow, Go West Young Man

    Greeley Estates is an American band from Maricopa County, Arizona. Formed in 2002, the band... more on Wikipedia
  • Dear and the Headlights11

    Dear and the Headlights

    Indie, Indie rock

    AlbumsSmall Steps, Heavy Hooves, Drunk Like Bible Times

    Dear and the Headlights was an indie rock band from Phoenix, Arizona. They released two widely... more on Wikipedia
  • Sugar High12

    Sugar High

    Rock music, Power pop

    AlbumsSaccharin & Trust, Ice Cream Anti-Social, Let the Sunshine Out

    Adrian Evans and Sean Gens — who attended Paradise Valley High together in Phoenix — teamed up...
  • Autumn Teen Sound13

    Autumn Teen Sound

    Bubblegum pop, Power pop

    AlbumsBeaten Up By Rock N Roll

    .Autumn Teen Sound formed at the end of 1994 with a vision of bringing back fun to rock n roll...
  • Melody Thornton14

    Melody Thornton

    Hip hop music, Pop music

    AlbumsSweet Vendetta, The Beginning

    Melody Thornton (born September 28, 1984) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer and... more on Wikipedia
  • J Miller15

    J Miller


    AlbumsAnthology, Burnin' Up, Queen of the House / The Greatest Actor

    Jody Miller (born November 29, 1941) is an American country music singer. Born Myrna Joy... more on Wikipedia
  • Phunk Junkeez16

    Phunk Junkeez

    Hip hop music, Trip hop

    AlbumsInjected, Fear Of A Wack Planet, Rock It Science, Junk E.P., Phunk Junkeez

    The Phunk Junkeez are an American rap rock band from Phoenix, Arizona that formed in 1991 and... more on Wikipedia
  • Psychostick17


    Nu metal, Thrash metal

    AlbumsThe Flesh Eating Rollerskate Holiday Joyride, Space Vampires vs. Zombie Dinosaurs in 3-D, We Couldn't Think of a Title!, Sandwich, The Digital Appetizer

    Psychostick is an American comedy metal band from Tempe, Arizona, known for their silly image... more on Wikipedia
  • Sir Richard Bishop18

    Sir Richard Bishop

    Experimental music

    AlbumsGraviton Polarity Generator, Salvador Kali, Fingering the Devil, The Unrock Tapes, Beyond All Defects

    Richard Bishop is an American composer, guitarist and singer best known for his work with the... more on Wikipedia
  • Sun City Girls19

    Sun City Girls

    Soundtrack, Traditional music

    AlbumsDante's Disneyland Inferno, Torch of the Mystics, Sun City Girls, Valentines From Matahari, Kaliflower

    The Sun City Girls were an American experimental rock band, formed in 1979 in Phoenix,... more on Wikipedia
  • Opiate for the Masses20

    Opiate for the Masses

    Nu metal, Industrial metal

    AlbumsGoodbye, Seven, The Spore, Manifesto, New Machines and the Wasted Life

    Opiate for the Masses was an American rock band from Phoenix, AZ in 1999.
  • Chronic Future21

    Chronic Future

    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

    AlbumsChronic Future, 4 Elements, Lines in My Face, Modern Art, This and of That

    Chronic Future is a band from Scottsdale, Arizona. The band was formed in 1995, when their... more on Wikipedia
  • Atllas22


    Hip hop music

    AlbumsThe King of AZ

  • Goose Creek Symphony23

    Goose Creek Symphony

    Rock music, Folk music

    AlbumsAcoustic Goose, The Goose Is Loose - Limited Edition, Volume 1, Est. 1970, Welcome To Goose Creek

    The Goose Creek Symphony is an American rock band with roots in Arizona and Kentucky. They... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    The Society of Invisibles

  • Trik Turner25

    Trik Turner

    Rock music, Rap rock

    AlbumsNaming the Unidentified, Trik Turner

    Trik Turner is a rap rock band founded in Phoenix, Arizona in 1999. The band is best known for... more on Wikipedia