Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Swansea

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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. (9 items)

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Badfinger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Synthpop, Classic rock, Pop music 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 ...more

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Hybrid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Symphonic techno 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 ...more

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Taint is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Heavy metal, Stoner rock, Sludge metal 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 ...more

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Acrimony is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Doom metal, Stoner rock 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

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Rebecca Onslow is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Pop music, Dance music Rebecca 'Beki' Onslow nicknamed Boo Boo by her friends is a Welsh singer song writer dancer who is most famous as a lead singer and a member of the 1990s English Girlband Solid HarmoniE. Onslow ...more

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Man is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Pub rock, Pub rock, Progressive rock 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

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The Pooh Sticks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
The Pooh Sticks Indie pop, Pop music, Indie rock The Pooh Sticks were an indie pop band from Swansea, Wales recording between 1988 and 1995. They were notable for their jangly melodiousness and lyrics gently mocking the indie scene of the time ...more

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The Storys is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Country rock, Acoustic music The Storys were a Welsh rock band from Swansea, Wales, which formed in Spr2003. Their main influence is 1970s U.S. West Coast bands in the country-rock genre. The band currently consists of ...more

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Briar Rose is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Swansea
Briar Rose Rock music, Heavy metal, Traditional heavy metal Briar Rose is a traditional heavy metal band from Swansea, Massachusetts. The band's name is taken from the title of the variant story of Sleeping Beauty by the Brothers Grimm, Briar Rose. The ...more