Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from York

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

Live and Elliot Minor are included on this list along with many more.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from York?" or "What is a list of York bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (12 items)

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Live is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Live Rock music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Live is an American rock band from York, Pennsylvania, composed of Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer, Chad Gracey, and Chris Shinn. Live's original lead singer Ed Kowalczyk left the band in ...more

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Elliot Minor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Elliot Minor Pop punk, Rock music, Emo Elliot Minor are a rock band from York, England. The group consists of Alex Davies, Ed Minton, Dan Hetherton and Ed Hetherton.

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The Smoke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
The Smoke Pop music, Psychedelic pop The Smoke was an English pop group from York. Their biggest hit was "My Friend Jack". They consisted of Mick Rowley, Mal Luker, "Zeke" Lund and Geoff Gill. Lund went on to be ...more

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Trevor Watts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Trevor Watts Jazz Trevor Charles Watts is an English jazz and free-improvising alto and soprano saxophonist. He is largely self-taught, having taken up the cornet at age 12 then switched to saxophone at 18. While ...more

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Martie Maguire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Martie Maguire Blue-eyed soul, Folk music, Country rock Martie Maguire is an American musician who is a founding member of the female alternative country band, Dixie Chicks. She won awards in national fiddle championships while still a teenager. ...more

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Edward Kowalczyk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Edward Kowalczyk Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Hard rock Edward Joel Kowalczyk is an American musician, and a founding member of the band Live. Since leaving Live in 2009, he has launched a solo career. His first album, Alive, was released worldwide ...more

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Shed Seven is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Shed Seven Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock Shed Seven are an English Indie Rock band from York and were one of the groups which contributed to the Britpop music scene that evolved during the 1990s, yet never received the degree of ...more

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Patrick Dahlheimer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Patrick Dahlheimer Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Hard rock Patrick "Pat" Dahlheimer is the bassist for the bands Live and The Gracious Few. Live have sold over 20 million records, including the 8x platinum album Throwing Copper.

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Hijak Oscar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Hijak Oscar Rock music, Blues

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The Batfish Boys is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
The Batfish Boys Gothic rock, Rockabilly, Garage rock The Batfish Boys were a gothic rock/garage rock/rockabilly band from York and Leeds, England, active between 1984 and 1990. They released three albums. The band was formed by former March ...more

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The Sorry Kisses is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
The Sorry Kisses Alternative rock, Indie rock The Sorry Kisses are a rock band formed in 2006 around the core duo of singer-songwriter Hayley Hutchinson and Sam Forrest of Nine Black Alps.

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Rick Witter & The Dukes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from York
Rick Witter & The Dukes Indie, Alternative rock Rick Witter & the Dukes are a British alternative rock band from York, England.