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List of Famous Bands from Salt Lake City

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List of Salt Lake City bands, listed by their level of fame. This Salt Lake City musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Salt Lake City bands are included, as well as many Salt Lake City musicians of underground status. This list of Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City 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 Leigh Harline, Mormon Tabernacle Choir and more.

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    Leigh Adrian Harline (March 26, 1907 – December 10, 1969) was an American film composer and songwriter. He was known for his "musical sophistication that was uniquely 'Harline-esque' by weaving rich...  more
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    Mormon Tabernacle Choir

    Contemporary worship music, Classical music

    AlbumsChristmas Collection, This Is Christmas, It's Christmas, Christmas Greetings, Christmas Celebration

    The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, formerly known as the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and colloquially referred to as Tab Choir or MoTab, is a 360-member choir. The choir is part of The Church of...  more
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    Ray Lynch

    Adult album alternative, New Age

    AlbumsDeep Breakfast, The Sky of Mind, No Blue Thing, Nothing Above My Shoulders but the Evening, Best Of

    Raymond "Ray" Lynch (born July 3, 1943) is an American guitarist, lutenist, keyboardist, and composer. He began his musical career in 1967 by performing in The Renaissance Quartet in New York City...  more
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    Otto Abels Harbach, born Otto Abels Hauerbach (August 18, 1873 – January 24, 1963) was an American lyricist and librettist of about 50 musical comedies. He was Oscar Hammerstein II's mentor and...  more
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    Heavy metal, Alternative rock

    AlbumsHephaestus, Firon, Power of the Lion, Poetry of Fire, Land of Wind and Ghosts

    Iceburn, known later as the Iceburn Collective, was a musical group formed in 1991 in Salt Lake City, Utah, US, by guitarist/vocalist/composer Gentry Densley, the sole constant member through...  more
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    Tragic Black

    Synthpunk, Gothic rock

    AlbumsThe Sixx Premonitions, Articulate Lacerations, The Decadent Requiem, The Cold Caress

    Tragic Black is an American deathrock band formed in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 2000 by musicians known as Vision and Vyle. It has incorporated elements of darkwave music into each of its...  more
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    Justin Utley

    Rock music, Folk music
    Justin Utley is an American rock singer and songwriter....  more
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    Jon Schmidt

    American New Age Classical, Pop music

    AlbumsJon Schmidt Christmas, Walk in the Woods, August End, Hits, Volume 1

    Jon Schmidt (born 1966) is an American pianist, composer, piano teacher, and author. Classically trained, he branched into New Age music in his 20s and has developed a classical crossover style that...  more
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    Utah Symphony – Utah Opera

    Classical music

    AlbumsThe Star Wars Trilogy: Star Wars / The Empire Strikes Back / Return of the Jedi, Homage to Satie, The Complete Ballets of Erik Satie, Peer Gynt Suites no. 1, op. 46 & no. 2

    The Utah Symphony is one of 15 full-time orchestras in North America located in Salt Lake City, Utah. It has become a vital presence on the American music scene through its distinctive performances...  more
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    Uzi and Ari

    Electronic music, Indie rock

    AlbumsIt is Freezing Out, Don't Leave in Such a Hurry, Headworms

    Uzi & Ari was an American indie rock band based in Salt Lake City, Utah that has received favorable comparisons to artists such as Thom Yorke, Mogwai, The Postal Service, and The Album Leaf. Founded...  more
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    Katagory V

    Thrash metal, Progressive metal

    AlbumsThe Rising Anger, Hymns of Dissension, A New Breed of Rebellion

    Katagory V is an American heavy metal band from Salt Lake City, Utah that formed in 1999. Signed to Nightmare Records, Katagory V has released four studio albums. Their first album Present Day was...  more
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    The Child Who Was A Keyhole

    Pop music

    AlbumsIn the Faxed Atmosphere

    Like a 21st Century Patridge Family in which the parents divorce and the kids lock themselves in the basement to play Zelda, consider The Child Who Was A Keyhole as a tormented return of the family...
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    Dimension Zero

    Gothic rock, Rock music


    Dimension Zero are an experimental electronic/gothic rock band based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. Unlike traditional musical projects, Dimension Zero originated in 1992 as an online distributor for...  more
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    Punk rock, Hardcore punk
    Clear was a vegan straight edge hardcore group from Utah in the mid-late 90s, known for its punk hardcore sound, similar to Culture and Morning Again. The band broke up in 2000, and has made only one...  more
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    The Happies