Bands/Musicians The Best Psybient Groups/Artists  

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Psybient artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good psybient 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 psybient bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Psybient music is short for psychedelic ambient, also known as ambient trance or psydub. Psybient 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 psybient bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest psybient bands of all time, since the most famous psybient artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best psybient music.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different artists, like Total Eclipse and Shpongle. Vote for the best artists by giving them a thumbs up. Who makes the best chillout music? What makes the most sense to vote on, is it between Solar Fields and Younger Brother?

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

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

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

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Shpongle is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Psybient, Electronic music, Psychedelic trance

2
81 9
Ott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Psybient, Dub, Ambient music

3
70 9
Carbon Based Lifeforms is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Psybient, Chill-out music

4
53 7
Entheogenic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Psybient, Electronic music

5
58 9
Solar Fields is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Shoegazing, Psybient

6
20 1
Ephemeral Mists is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
michellewanson added Ambient music

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48 7
Younger Brother is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Psybient, Electronic music

8
38 8
Shulman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Psychedelia, Psybient

9
31 9
Bluetech is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Psybient, Psychedelic trance

10
22 6
Asura is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
FernandoPereiraLima added Downtempo, Electronic music, Chill-out music

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16 3
Vibrasphere is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Psybient, Psychedelic trance, Progressive house music

12
14 2
Easily Embarrassed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Psybient, Electronic music

13
20 8
Phutureprimitive is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Dubstep, Trip hop

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12 2
Kick Bong is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downtempo, Trip hop, Psybient

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13 4
Dr. Droxy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
droxy added Psybient, Dutch - Good Psybient clips on Youtube!

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8 1
Total Eclipse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Psybient, Psychedelic trance, Ambient music

17
6 2
The Future Sound of London is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Luisa-ClaudiaSovijärvi added Acid techno, Acid house, Trip hop

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4 1
Cosmosis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
BoomPrashadSmuggler added Electronic music

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3 1
Alucii Music is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
DanielBaldivieso added Psybient Downtempo

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3 2
Astropilot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Ozzy Nilzzon added

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2 2
Open System is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
Downbeat, Psybient, Chill-out music

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1 1
Alucii Music is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Psybient Groups/Artists
DanielBaldivieso added