List of Famous Bands from Sunderland

List of Sunderland bands, listed by their level of fame. This Sunderland musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Sunderland bands are included, as well as many Sunderland musicians of underground status. This list of Sunderland 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 Sunderland 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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  • The Futureheads
    Punk rock, A cappella, Indie rock
    • Albums: The Futureheads, This Is Not the World, News and Tributes, Rant, The Chaos
    The Futureheads are an English post-punk band from Sunderland. consisting of Ross Millard (vocals and guitar), Barry Hyde (vocals and guitar), David "Jaff" Craig (vocals and bass guitar) and Dave ...more
  • Toy Dolls
    Pop punk, New Wave, Punk pathetique
    • Albums: Our Last Album?, Fat Bob's Feet, Orcastrated, Anniversary Anthems, Wakey Wakey!
    Toy Dolls are an English punk rock band formed in 1979. Departing from the angry lyrics and music often associated with punk rock, The Toy Dolls worked within the aesthetics of punk to express a ...more
  • David A. Stewart
    Synthpop, New Wave, Folk music
    • Albums: Alfie, Greetings From the Gutter, The Blackbird Diaries, Cookie's Fortune, Jute City
    David Allan Stewart (born 9 September 1952) is an English musician, songwriter and record producer, best known for Eurythmics, his successful professional partnership with Annie Lennox. He is usually ...more
  • Kenickie
    Dream pop, Britpop, Alternative rock
    • Albums: In Your Car, At the Club, Get In, The John Peel Sessions, Millionaire Sweeper
    Kenickie were an English four-piece indie band from Sunderland. The band was formed in 1994 and consisted of lead vocalist, guitarist and lyricist Lauren Laverne, drummer Johnny X, lead guitarist and ...more
  • Ross Millard
    Indie rock
    Ross Millard (born 22 July 1982) is an English musician and graphic designer, best known as guitarist and vocalist in The Futureheads. The band released their self-titled debut album in September ...more
  • A Tribe of Toffs

    A Tribe of Toffs

    Pop music
    • Albums: John Kettley (Is a Weatherman)
    A Tribe of Toffs were a novelty pop band from Sunderland, England, best remembered for their 1988 Top 40 single, "John Kettley is a Weatherman". The band was formed in 1986 by four pupils from Bede ...more