List of Famous Bands from Syracuse

List of Syracuse bands, listed by their level of fame. This Syracuse musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Syracuse bands are included, as well as many Syracuse musicians of underground status. This list of Syracuse 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 Syracuse 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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  • Masters of Reality
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Desert rock
    • Albums: Blue Garden, Sunrise on the Sufferbus, Give Us Barabbas, Welcome to the Western Lodge, Pine / Cross Dover
    Masters of Reality is a hard rock group formed in 1981 by guitarist and singer Chris Goss and Tim Harrington in Syracuse, New York. The band is sometimes associated with the "Palm Desert Scene", ...more
  • Ra Ra Riot
    Indie pop, Indie rock, Baroque pop
    • Albums: Ra Ra Riot, The Orchard, Beta Love, The Rhumb Line, Can You Tell
    Ra Ra Riot is an American indie rock band from Syracuse, New York, consisting of vocalist Wes Miles, bassist Mathieu Santos, guitarist Milo Bonacci, violinist Rebecca Zeller and drummer Kenny Bernard.
  • Tony Trischka
    Bluegrass, Country
    • Albums: The Early Years, Territory, Double Banjo Bluegrass Spectacular, Dust on the Needle, World Turning
    Anthony Cattel Trischka (born January 16, 1949) is an American five-string banjo player.
  • Gary Lucas
    Jazz, Psychedelic rock, Blues
    • Albums: Songs to No One 1991-1992, Improve The Shining Hour, Gods and Monsters, Busy Being Born, Street of Lost Brothers
    Gary Lucas (born June 20, 1952) is an American guitarist who was a member of Captain Beefheart's band. He formed the band Gods and Monsters in 1989. Lucas has collaborated with Leonard Bernstein, ...more
  • Ed Gein
    Mathcore, Grindcore, Death metal
    • Albums: Bad Luck, Judas Goats and Dieseleaters, It's a Shame a That Family Can Be Torn Apart by Something as Simple as a Pack of Wild Dogs, Ed Gein
    Ed Gein is a political grindcore band from Syracuse, NY, named after American killer, Ed Gein. Each of the members perform vocals equally; there is no lead vocalist. They are currently on Black ...more
  • Peanuts Hucko
    Swing music, Dixieland
    • Albums: Jam With Peanuts
    Michael Andrew "Peanuts" Hucko (April 7, 1918 - June 19, 2003) was an American big band musician. His primary instrument was the clarinet but he sometimes played various saxophones.