Bands/Musicians The Best Post-Hardcore Bands  

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

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

Vote for the greatest artists by clicking the thumbs up button. When checking out this list and making your votes, think competitively, for example: is The Mars Volta better than At The Drive-In?

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

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

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

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238 147
Dance Gavin Dance is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Mathcore, New Prog, Experimental rock

2
184 116
At the Drive‐In is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Rock music, Emo, New Prog

3
278 190
A Day To Remember is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

4
300 209
Pierce the Veil is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
JayVonnBlueLee added Pop punk, Chicano rock, Emo

5
145 91
Silverstein is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

6
312 230
Bring Me The Horizon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Deathcore, Metalcore, Heavy metal

7
101 59
Saosin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Emo, Experimental rock, Alternative rock

8
128 83
Underoath is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Deathcore, Christian hardcore, Black metal

9
152 104
The Amity Affliction is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Metalcore, Melodic hardcore, Post-hardcore

10
141 95
We Came as Romans is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Experimental rock, Metalcore, Symphonic metal

11
116 74
Thrice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Emo, Experimental rock, Post-grunge

12
241 182
Sleeping with Sirens is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Emo, Pop rock

13
198 147
Of Mice & Men is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Metalcore, Post-hardcore

14
97 60
La Dispute is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Spoken word, Experimental rock, Progressive rock

15
166 122
Crown The Empire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands

16
89 55
Brand New is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Gothic rock, Rock music

17
178 134
Asking Alexandria is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Euro-trance, Deathcore, Metalcore

18
103 68
Alexisonfire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Emo, Metalcore, Melodic hardcore

19
98 64
Thursday is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Rock music, Emo, New Prog

20
138 100
Escape The Fate is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Emo, Metalcore, Heavy metal

21
85 53
Senses Fail is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

22
133 96
Memphis May Fire is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Metalcore, Post-hardcore, Southern rock

23
147 110
Blessthefall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Christian hardcore, Emo, Metalcore

24
111 78
The Used is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

25
122 88
Falling in Reverse is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Post-Hardcore Bands
Pop punk, Glam metal, Metalcore