List of Famous Bands from Swansea

List of Swansea bands, listed by their level of fame. This Swansea musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Swansea bands are included, as well as many Swansea musicians of underground status. This list of Swansea 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 Swansea 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 include Badfinger and Hybrid.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Swansea?" or "What is a list of Swansea bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}

  • Badfinger
    Synthpop, Classic rock, Pop music
    • Albums: Day After Day: Live, Straight Up, No Dice, Magic Christian Music, Ass
    Badfinger were a British rock band that originally consisted of Pete Ham, Mike Gibbins, Tom Evans and Ron Griffiths. The band evolved from an earlier group called The Iveys that was formed in 1961 by ...more
  • Hybrid
    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Symphonic techno
    • Albums: Hybrid Present: Y4K, Classics, Wide Angle, I Choose Noise, Morning Sci-Fi
    Hybrid are a British electronic music group based in Swansea, comprising Mike Truman and Chris Healings, with the addition of Charlotte James completing their 2010 lineup. They are primarily known as ...more
  • Taint
    Heavy metal, Stoner rock, Sludge metal
    • Albums: Secrets and Lies, The Ruin of Nová Roma, Indecent Liberties, Die Die Truthspeaker, All Bees to the Sea
    Taint were a three-piece metal band from Swansea, Wales. The band formed in 1994 while still teenagers, releasing a string of demos, compilation features and split records over eleven years until ...more
  • Acrimony
    Doom metal, Stoner rock
    • Albums: Tumuli Shroomaroom, The Acid Elephant E.P., Solstice Sadness, Hymns to the Stone, Bong On - Live Long!
    Acrimony was a British stoner metal band who were active during the 1990s. Releasing their debut album in 1994, they are regarded as the pioneers of stoner metal in the United Kingdom, and an ...more
  • Rebecca Onslow
    Pop music, Dance music
    Solid Harmonie (stylised as Solid HarmoniE, also known as SHE) are a British-American pop girl group. The group was moderately successful, releasing five singles and a self-titled album, before ...more
  • Man
    Pub rock, Pub rock, Progressive rock
    • Albums: Rhinos, Winos & Lunatics, Friday 13th, 2 Ozs of Plastic With a Hole in the Middle, Slow Motion
    Man are a rock band from South Wales whose style is a mixture of West Coast psychedelia, progressive rock, blues and pub rock. Formed in 1968 as a reincarnation of Welsh rock harmony group ‘’The ...more