Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from San Antonio

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List of San Antonio bands, listed by their level of fame. This San Antonio musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous San Antonio bands are included, as well as many San Antonio musicians of underground status. This list of San Antonio 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 San Antonio 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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Butthole Surfers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Noise rock, Rock music, Neo-psychedelia Butthole Surfers is an American rock band formed by Gibby Haynes and Paul Leary in San Antonio, Texas in 1981. The band has had numerous personnel changes, but its core lineup of Haynes, Leary, ...more

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Steve Earle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Americana, Heartland rock, Country rock Stephen Fain "Steve" Earle is an American rock, country and folk singer-songwriter, record producer, author and actor. He grew up near San Antonio, Texas, and began learning the guitar ...more

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Christopher Cross is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Pop music, Yacht Rock, Pop rock Christopher Cross is an American singer-songwriter from San Antonio, Texas. His debut album earned him five Grammy Awards. He is perhaps best known for his US Top Ten hit songs, "Ride Like ...more

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SWV is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Girl group, Pop music, Electronic dance music Sisters With Voices, better known as SWV, is an American female R&B, Grammy nominated trio from New York City. Formed in 1990 as a gospel group, SWV became one of the most successful R&B ...more

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Charlie Sexton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Rock music, Folk music, Blues Charles Wayne Sexton is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter best known for the 1985 hit "Beat's So Lonely," as the guitarist for Bob Dylan's backing band from 1999 to 2002, ...more

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Pat Green is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Country Patrick Craven "Pat" Green is an American Texas Country artist. Active since 1995, he has recorded a total of ten studio albums, including several independent works, three for Republic ...more

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Holly Dunn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Country Holly Suzette Dunn is an American country music singer and songwriter. The sister of songwriter Chris Waters, Dunn recorded for MTM Records between 1985-1988, Warner Bros. Records between ...more

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Abandon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Pop music, Alternative rock, Christian rock Abandon is an American Christian rock band from San Antonio, Texas. The group had five members: brothers Josh and Justin Engler, cousins Stevan and Dave Vela, and Bryan Fowler. They signed onto ...more

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Fozzy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Nu metal, Progressive metal, Heavy metal Fozzy is an American heavy metal band, formed in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1999 by lead singer Chris Jericho and guitarist Rich Ward. He resides in Tampa, Florida, while the rest of the band live in ...more

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The Union Underground is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Nu metal, Industrial metal, Groove metal The Union Underground was a nu metal band based out of San Antonio, Texas, USA. Original band members included Bryan Scott, Patrick Kennison, John Moyer and Josh Memolo. They released one major ...more

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Donald Braswell II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Opera, Musical theatre, Operatic pop Donald Braswell II is an American actor, classical crossover tenor and composer. Braswell was on a fast track to become an internationally acclaimed opera singer when he suffered a car accident ...more

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Emilio Navaira is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Country, Tejano music Emilio Navaira III is an American musician of Mexican descent, who performs both Country and Tejano music. Known to most by the mononym Emilio, he has charted more than ten singles on the ...more

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Floyd Tillman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Honky-tonk, Country, Western swing Floyd Tillman was an American country musician who, in the 1930s and 1940s, helped create the Western swing and honky tonk genres. Tillman was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of ...more

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Jennifer Peña is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Pop music, Latin American music, Tejano music Jennifer Marcella Peña is an American Tejano/Latin pop singer and actress who has sold over 3.5 million records internationally. Peña is the third and youngest daughter of Jaime ...more

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Tiffany Villarreal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Tiffany Villarreal is a Mexican-Puerto Rican singer from San Antonio, Texas, United States. She sang vocals on Baby Bash's "Shorty Dopp Woopp", as well as "The Hood" by ...more

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Kevin Talley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Death metal Kevin Talley is an American heavy metal drummer who is the current drummer for Dååth, Suffocation, Feared, Sylencer and Nothnegal. He is the former drummer for Dying Fetus, Misery ...more

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Terri Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Terri Hendrix is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and independent artist from San Marcos, Texas, who has been offering an eclectic brand of Americana — encompassing folk, pop, country, ...more

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Bobby Jarzombek is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Progressive metal, Technical death metal, Power metal Bobby Jarzombek is a heavy metal/progressive metal drummer and best known for his work with Halford, Sebastian Bach and Riot. He has also recorded and toured with Fates Warning, Arch/Matheos, ...more

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The Panic Division is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
The Panic Division Alternative rock The Panic Division is an American alternative rock band from San Antonio, Texas.

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Jumping Monks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Rock music, Alternative rock, Funk rock The Jumping Monks are a Funk/Rock/Alternative trio band based in San Antonio, Texas.

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Juggernaut is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Juggernaut Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Heavy metal Juggernaut was an American technical/progressive thrash metal band who formed in San Antonio, Texas in 1984.

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Girl in a Coma is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Girl in a Coma Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock Girl In a Coma is an indie rock band from San Antonio, Texas on Joan Jett's Blackheart Records' label. The band is made up of sisters Nina and Phanie Diaz and long-time friend, Jenn Alva. The ...more

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Ron Jarzombek is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Technical death metal Ron Jarzombek is an American guitarist best known for his work with Austin, Texas progressive metal trailblazers WatchTower, '90s madcap trio, Spastic Ink, and technical extreme metal band ...more

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Haley Scarnato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Pop music, Country Haley Suzanne Scarnato is an American singer who was the 8th-place finalist on the sixth season of American Idol. Scarnato announced in an interview in November 2009 that her album Strongheart ...more

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Blotted Science is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Progressive metal, Technical death metal, Instrumental rock Blotted Science is an instrumental technical death metal supergroup headed by Ron Jarzombek, bassist Alex Webster and drummer Hannes Grossmann. They started out under the name Machinations of ...more

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The Outcasts is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
The Outcasts The Outcasts are a garage rock band from San Antonio, Texas that released a total of five singles between 1965 and 1967. Their most well-known songs are I'm in Pittsburgh, and 1523 Blair; their ...more

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Kevin Goes 2 College is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Ska punk, Third-wave of ska, Punk rock

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Branded By Fire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Antonio
Branded By Fire Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal