List of Famous Bands from Rochester

List of Rochester bands, listed by their level of fame. This Rochester musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Rochester bands are included, as well as many Rochester musicians of underground status. This list of Rochester 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 Rochester 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: Tony Levin, Lydia Lunch and more.

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  • Tony Levin
    Progressive metal, Pop music, Experimental rock
    • Albums: Pieces of the Sun, Resonator, Waters of Eden, World Diary, From the Caves of the Iron Mountain
    Anthony Frederick Levin (born June 6, 1946) is an American musician and composer, specializing in electric bass, Chapman Stick and upright bass. He also sings and plays synthesizer. Levin is best ...more
  • Lydia Lunch
    Spoken word, No wave, Experimental rock
    • Albums: Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & Lydia Lunch, Queen of Siam, Hysterie, Touch My Evil, Honeymoon in Red
    Lydia Lunch (born Lydia Anne Koch, June 2, 1959) is an American singer, poet, writer, actress and self-empowerment speaker. Her career was spawned by the New York no wave scene.Her work typically ...more
  • Teddy Geiger
    Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock
    • Albums: Underage Thinking, Snow Blankets the Night, Living Alone, Step Ladder, For You I Will (Confidence)
    Teddy Geiger(born September 16, 1988) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and actress. Geiger's compositions and productions have sold over 50 million units worldwide, and have been ...more
  • Polar Bear Club
    Pop punk, Rock music, Emo
    • Albums: Sometimes Things Just Disappear, Clash Battle Guilt Pride, The Redder, the Better, The Summer of George
    Polar Bear Club is an American post-hardcore band from Rochester and Syracuse, upstate New York. Formed in 2005, the band currently consists of vocalist Jimmy Stadt, lead guitarist Chris Browne, ...more
  • Roxy Petrucci
    Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock
    • Albums: We Reserve the Right
    Roxanne Dora Petrucci (born March 17, 1962 in Rochester, Michigan) is the drummer for Madam X and Vixen.
  • Davey Havok
    Horror punk, Synthpop, Rock music
    David Paden Marchand (born November 20, 1975), known professionally as Davey Havok, is the lead vocalist of the American rock band AFI, the electronic music band Blaqk Audio, hardcore band XTRMST, ...more