List of Famous Bands from Tempe

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

A factual list, featuring bands like Gin Blossoms and Pollen.

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  • Gin Blossoms
    Alternative rock, Jangle pop, Power pop
    • Albums: New Miserable Experience, Congratulations I'm Sorry, Dusted, Major Lodge Victory, No Chocolate Cake
    Gin Blossoms are an American alternative rock band formed in 1987 in Tempe, Arizona. They rose to prominence following the 1992 release of their first major label album, New Miserable Experience, and ...more
  • Pollen
    Power pop, Indie rock
    • Albums: Chip, Peach Tree, Bluette, Crescent, A Split Recording
    Pollen was a power pop band originally hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They released four albums over their eight years.
  • Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers
    Americana, Pop music, Reggae
    • Albums: ¡Americano!, Real to Reel, No More Beautiful World, Sonoran Hope & Madness, Honky Tonk Union
    Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers are a rock band from Tempe, Arizona, USA. The band is typically referred to by the fans as the abbreviation "RCPM". The music is known to cross genres with songs showing ...more
  • Skybox


    Indie pop
    • Albums: Arco Iris, Morning After Cuts
    Skybox is an American indie pop quintet that formed in Tempe, Arizona in 2005. After singer Tim Ellis moved from Missouri to Tempe with bassist Johnny Kenepaske, they soon formed a trio with drummer ...more
  • Psychostick
    Nu metal, Thrash metal, Metalcore
    • Albums: The Flesh Eating Rollerskate Holiday Joyride, Space Vampires vs. Zombie Dinosaurs in 3-D, We Couldn't Think of a Title!, Sandwich, The Digital Appetizer
    Psychostick is an American comedy metal band from Tempe, Arizona, known for their silly image and usage of humor in their songs and lyrics. Their style is referred to by themselves and some online ...more
  • Lycia
    Gothic rock, Rock music, Ethereal wave
    • Albums: Ionia, Cold, A Day in the Stark Corner, The Burning Circle and Then Dust, Compilation Appearances
    Lycia is a darkwave/gothic rock band that was formed in 1988, Tempe, Arizona, United States. The main personnel of the band are Mike VanPortfleet, Tara Vanflower, David Galas and John Fair. Although ...more