List of Famous Bands from Wakefield

List of Wakefield bands, listed by their level of fame. This Wakefield musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Wakefield bands are included, as well as many Wakefield musicians of underground status. This list of Wakefield 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 Wakefield 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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  • The Cribs
    Garage rock, Alternative rock, Art rock
    • Albums: Ignore the Ignorant, The New Fellas, The Cribs, Men's Needs, Women's Needs
    The Cribs are an English three-piece indie rock band originally from Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The band consists of twins Gary and Ryan Jarman and their younger brother Ross Jarman. They were ...more
  • Ryan Jarman
    Power pop, Punk rock, Indie rock
    Ryan James Jarman (born 20 October 1980 in Wakefield, United Kingdom) is the guitarist and vocalist with English lo-fi indie rock band The Cribs.
  • Ross Jarman
    Power pop, Punk rock, Indie rock
    Ross Anthony Jarman (born 22 September 1984 in Wakefield, United Kingdom) is the drummer with English rock band The Cribs.
  • Jane McDonald
    Pop music
    • Albums: Jane McDonald, Inspiration, You Belong to Me, Love at the Movies, The Singer of Your Song
    Jane Anne McDonald (born 4 April 1963) is an English singer, actress, media personality and broadcaster, who became known to the public in 1998 after her appearance on the BBC show The Cruise. Known ...more
  • Nailed
    Heavy metal, Brutal death metal, Death metal
    • Albums: Calculated Act Of Murder, A Pure World Is a Dead World, Every Possible Uglyness, Hatred, Failure & the Extinction of Mankind
    Nailed are a death metal band from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, UK. They are currently signed to Anticulture Records, who have worldwide distribution through Plastic Head.
  • Vardis
    New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: The World's Gone Mad: The Best of Vardis 2-CD Anthology, The Best of Vardis, The Lions Share, The World's Insane
    Vardis are an influential three-piece heavy metal band from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, who enjoyed hits between 1978 and 1986. They formed a prominent part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal ...more