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Underground music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good underground music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top underground music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Underground music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all underground music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest underground music bands of all time, since the most famous underground music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best underground music music.

You can click on the underground music band names to see more information about that particular notable underground music group. If they're near the top of the best underground music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top underground music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the underground music band names themselves.

This list features Sonic Youth, Steve Peregrin Took and more. Vote for your favorite artists to see them rise to the top! Downvote the artists you like the least, like Bill Callahan or Yanka Dyagileva. If you do like them, then vote them up.

All important, significant and iconic names in underground music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new underground music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of underground music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into underground music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good underground music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent underground music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best underground music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest underground music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular underground music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Sonic Youth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Sonic Youth Noise rock, Rock music, No wave

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The Velvet Underground is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
NathanDeLand added The Velvet Underground Noise rock, Blues-rock, Rock music

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Waterproof Blonde is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Waterproof Blonde Rock music, Indie rock, Underground music

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Violators is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Violators Rock music, Classic Punk, Rock and roll

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Európa kiadó is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Európa kiadó New Wave, Underground music

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Faith No More is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
NathanDeLand added Faith No More Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Bill Callahan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Bill Callahan Alternative country, Lo-fi music, Underground music

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The Automatic is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
-42 added The Automatic Pop punk, Dance-punk, Rock music

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Panacea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Panacea Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop

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Rush is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
onelittlevictory.gaddy added Rush Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Umbrtka is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Umbrtka Doom metal, Industrial metal, Black metal

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Big High is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Big High Rock music, Underground music

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A.E. Bizottság is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists

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William Singe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Nicole Desa added William Singe

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Steve Peregrin Took is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Steve Peregrin Took Underground music

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Hybrasil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Hybrasil Indie, Electronica, Underground music

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Hapshash and the Coloured Coat is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Hapshash and the Coloured Coat Psychedelic folk, Psychedelic rock, Underground music

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Vieem is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
wgf2r added Vieem Vieem (pronounced vii- em) is an American pop, alternative, rock singer, songwriter and musician born and raised in Brooklyn, New York…U.S.A…A chance meeting to only record some tracks would introduce her to veteran music ...

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Pigmy Love Circus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Pigmy Love Circus Rock music, Underground music

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ParrotOx is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
ParrotOx Rock music, Classic Punk, Punk rock

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Yanka Dyagileva is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Yanka Dyagileva Noise rock, Folk rock, Russian rock

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Dave Rick is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Underground Music Bands/Artists
Dave Rick Noise rock, Experimental rock, Underground music