150 Classic Rock Bands (2022)

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SongsBand
Look at the Cadillac
Stray Cat Strut
Rock This Town
Talk Dirty To Me
Every Rose Has Its Thorn
Fallen Angel
Detroit Rock City
I Was Made for Lovin' You
Rock and Roll All Nite
The Weight
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Up On Cripple Creek
Sister Christian
(You Can Still) Rock in America
When You Close Your Eyes
Radio Radio
Pump It Up
Everyday I Write the Book
Thunder Road
Born to Run
The River
Go Now
The Story in Your Eyes
Nights in White Satin
Flowers and Beads
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
Soul Experience
Bang Your Head (Metal Health)
Party All Night
Slick Black Cadillac
Livin' on a Prayer
Wanted Dead or Alive
Bad Medicine
She Sells Sanctuary
Love Removal Machine
Fire Women
Wig-Wam Bam
Love Is Like Oxygen
Ballroom Blitz
These Eyes
Share the Land
American Woman
Love Struck Baby
Scuttle Buttin'
Pride and Joy
Sheena Is a Punk Rocker
I Wanna Be Sedated
Blitzkrieg Bop
Highway Star
Hush
Smoke on the Water
Jessica
Whipping Post
Ramblin' Man
Band on the Run
Silly Love Songs
Mull of Kintyre
Ace of Spades
Bomber
Iron Fist
With a Girl Like You
Love Is All Around
Wild Thing
Don't Stop Believin'
Open Arms
Any Way You Want It
You Really Got Me
Lola
Victoria
One Step Beyond
Baggy Trousers
Our House
Take It on the Run
Can't Fight This Feeling
Keep on Loving You
Girls Girls Girls
Dr. Feelgood
Kickstart My Heart
Pretty Vacant
God Save the Queen
Anarchy in the UK
Tusk
Go Your Own Way
Don't Stop
The Devil Went Down to Georgia
Long Haired Country Boy
The South's Gonna Do it Again
God Only Knows
Good Vibrations
Surfin' USA
Sister Golden Hair
A Horse with No Name
Muskrat Love
Comfortably Numb
Money
Shine On You Crazy Diamond
Call Me
Heart of Glass
Rapture
Suite: Judy Blue Eyes
Helpless
Our House
Hot Blooded
Juke Box Hero
Cold As Ice
Everything Will Turn Out Fine
Star
Stuck in the Middle With You
Bad Reputation
Crimson and Clover
I Love Rock 'n' Roll
La Grange
Tush
Cheap Sunglasses
Brass in Pocket
Back on the Chain Gang
Don't Get Me Wrong
Happy Together
You Showed Me
Elenore
Born to Be Wild
Magic Carpet Ride
Rock Me
Bohemian Rhapsody
Another One Bites the Dust
Don't Stop Me Now
Will the Wolf Survive
Anselma
La Bamba
Rainbow in the Dark
Holy Diver
The Last in Line
Hold the Line
Rosanna
Africa
Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
Family Affair
Everyday People
Whip It
Uncontrollable Urge
Jocko Homo
The Final Countdown
Carrie
Cherokee
Rock'n Me
The Joker
Abracadabra
Truckin'
Fire on the Mountain
Casey Jones
SongsBand
Sweet Home Alabama
Free Bird
Gimmie Three Steps
Break on Through
Hello, I Love You
Riders on the Storm
Every Breath You Take
Roxanne
Message in a Bottle
Too Much Time On My Hands
Mr. Roboto
Come Sail Away
Gimme Shelter
Sympathy for the Devil
Jumpin' Jack Flash
The Kid is Hot Tonite
Lovin' Every Minute of It
Working for the Weekend
Redemption Song
I Shot the Sheriff
No Woman No Cry
Old Fashioned Love Song
One
Joy to the World
What I Like About You
Tell It to Carrie
Talking in Your Sleep
One
Master of Puppets
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Summertime
Piece of My Heart
Down on Me
Spill the Wine
Why Can't We Be Friends
Low Rider
All Right Now
Wishing Well
Fire and Water
This Flight Tonight
Hair of the Dog
Love Hurts
No Tell Lover
25 or 6 to 4
Hard to Say I'm Sorry
Barracuda
Magic Man
Crazy On You
Mississippi Queen
Long Red
For Yasgur's Farm
I Can't Hold Back
Eye of the Tiger
The Search is Over
American Girl
Refugee
Free Fallin'
China Grove
Long Train Runnin'
What A Fool Believes
Twisting by the Pool
Sultans of Swing
Money for Nothing
T.N.T.
Thunderstruck
Hells Bells
Tell Her No
Time of the Season
She's Not There
Down Under
Overkill
Who Can It Be Now?
The Logical Song
Goodbye Stranger
Give A Little Bit
One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
Born to Be Bad
Bad to the Bone
We Gotta Get out of This Place
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
The House of the Rising Sun
With Or Without You
Where the Streets Have No Names
Sunday Bloody Sunday
Reelin' In the Years
Deacon Blues
Bodhisattva
Silent Lucidity
Queen of the Reich
I Don't Believe in Love
Pour Some Sugar On Me
Rock of Ages
Photograph
Eternal Flame
Manic Monday
Walk Like an Egyptian
Going to the Run
Twilight Zone
Radar Love
Rock the Casbah
London Calling
Train in Vain (Stand By Me)
Whiskey in the Jar
Jailbreak
The Boys Are Back in Town
Sweet Emotion
Dream On
Dude Looks Like A Lady
Aqualung
Locomotive Breath
Thick as a Brick
Good Times Roll
Magic
My Best Friend's Girl
First I Look at the Purse
Freeze Frame
Centerfold
My Generation
Behind Blue Eyes
Pinball Wizard
Run to the Hills
Fear of the Dark
The Number of the Beast
Don't Cry
Heat of the Moment
Only Time Will Tell
Iron Man
Paranoid
Changes
Slow Ride
Fool for the City
I Just Want to Make Love to You
Eruption
Hot for Teacher
Panama
Invisible Touch
That's All
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Do You Believe In Love
The Power of Love
Hip to Be Square
School's Out
No More Mr. Nice Guy
I'm Eighteen
Peace of Mind
More Than a Feeling
Foreplay|Long Time
Daydream
Do You Believe In Magic
Summer in the City
SongsBand
To Love Somebody
I Started a Joke
Stayin' Alive
Vacation
Our Lips are Sealed
We Got the Beat
Fortunate Son
Have You Ever Seen the Rain?
Down on the Corner
Love Shack
Rock Lobster
Planet Claire
Evil Woman
Mr. Blue Sky
Don't Bring Me Down
You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
Let It Ride
Takin' Care of Business
Black Betty
Gone Wild
404
Daydream Believer
I'm A Believer
Last Train to Clarksville
Mrs. Robinson
Bridge Over Troubled Water
The Sound of Silence
The Ballad of You and Me and Pooneil
Somebody to Love
White Rabbit
Here I Go Again
Is This Love
Don't Break My Heart Again
Frankenstein
Alta Mira
Free Ride
Roundabout
Close to the Edge
Owner of a Lonely Heart
Can't Get Enough
Shooting Star
Feel Like Makin' Love
Layla
Tell the Truth
Bell Bottom Blues
Blinded By the Light
Questions
Mighty Quinn
Original Sin
What You Need
Need You Tonight
Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Miracles
We Built This City
Search And Destroy
1970
I Wanna Be Your Dog
Paradise City
November Rain
Welcome to the Jungle
20th Century Boy
Telegram Sam
Get It On
Wind of Change
No One Like You
Rock You Like a Hurricane
Don't You Want Me
Mirror Man
Human
I Wanna Rock
We're Not Gonna Take It
You Can't Stop Rock 'n' Roll
Big Bottom
Stonehenge
Tonight I'm Gonna Rock You Tonight
A View To A Kill
Hungry Like the Wolf
Rio
Witchy Woman
Life in the Fast Lane
Hotel California
Heartbreaker
We're An American Band
Some Kind of Wonderful
2112
The Spirit of Radio
Tom Sawyer
I Feel Free
White Room
Sunshine of Your Love
Geno
There, There, My Dear
Come On Eileen
Good Girls Don't
Oh Tara
My Sharona
Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Shout
Head Over Heels
Castles Made of Sand
Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
Purple Haze
Shining Star
Boogie Wonderland
September
Carry on Wayward Son
Point of Know Return
Dust in the Wind
Caught Up in You
Hold On Loosely
Back Where You Belong
Dream Police
Auf Wiedersehen
I Want You to Want Me
Night Moves
Old Time Rock & Roll
Against the Wind
For What It's Worth
Go And Say Goodbye
Mr. Soul
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Karma Chameleon
Miss Me Blind
You've Got Another Thing Comin'
Living After Midnight
Breaking the Law
Roll Away the Stone
All the Young Dudes
Honaloochie Boogie
Lay it Down
Wanted Man
Round and Round
Once In A Lifetime
Life During Wartime
Psycho Killer
Stairway to Heaven
Whole Lotta Love
Immigrant Song
Godzilla
Burnin' for You
(Don't Fear) The Reaper
Get Back
Help!
Hey Jude
Black Magic Woman
Oye Como Va
Evil Ways
Conquistador
In Held 'Twas In I
A Whiter Shade of Pale

FAQs

Who is the greatest classic rock band? ›

As you might have suspected, The Beatles top our list at No. 1. With record sales estimated at more than a billion worldwide, no other band has had a greater influence on the course of rock music and music history in general.

Who was the biggest 80s rock band? ›

Here's our list of the best bands of the 80s:
  • Guns N' Roses.
  • Metallica.
  • Van Halen.
  • R.E.M.
  • Bon Jovi.
  • Mötley Crüe.
  • ZZ Top.
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers.
11 Aug 2022

Who is the king of classic rock? ›

"King of Rock and Roll" is a nickname most commonly associated with American singer Elvis Presley (1935–1977).

Who is the coolest rock star of all time? ›

Without further ado, here are 8 of our favorite solo and front people rockers:
  • Jon Bon Jovi. The Bon Jovi band's front man has scored himself spots in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, Grammys, and roles in various movies and TV shows. ...
  • Elton John. ...
  • Elvis Presley. ...
  • Prince. ...
  • Bob Dylan. ...
  • Janis Joplin. ...
  • Jimi Hendrix. ...
  • Paul McCartney.
16 Oct 2019

What was the biggest band of the 70s? ›

1971: Led Zeppelin

There's a reason Zeppelin earned the nickname “The Biggest Band in the World” during a large portion of the 1970s.

Who is the mother of rock? ›

On March 20, 1915, one of the most influential, if largely forgotten, creators of rock and roll was born - Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Tharpe was born Rosetta Nubin (Tharpe being her first husband's name) in Cotton Plant, Arkansas.

Who is considered the queen of rock? ›

Janis Joplin was dubbed the first queen of rock 'n' roll, and her voice is singular. She was rough around the edges, vulnerable and charismatic, and she paved the way for countless women in rock. Mid-1960s San Francisco was a mecca for counterculture musicians.

What was the first classic rock song? ›

And that's why we agree that Jackie Brenston's “Rocket 88” from 1951 should be considered the first rock and roll song.

Who is surprisingly not in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? ›

The Biggest Rock Hall Snubs
ArtistYears Snubbed# of Years Nominated
Jim Croce310
Johnny Burnette and the Rock N Roll Trio410
Joy Division190
Kate Bush193
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17 Jun 2022

What rock bands are not in the Hall of Fame? ›

15 Most Overlooked Artists by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • 08 Judas Priest.
  • 09 Pat Benatar. ...
  • 10 Jethro Tull. ...
  • 11 Sammy Hagar. ...
  • 12 The Guess Who. ...
  • 13 Iron Maiden. ...
  • 14 MC5. ...
  • 15 New York Dolls. ...
4 Mar 2021

Why is Styx not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? ›

Despite the band's resume, Styx have never been nominated for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. In 2014, cofounder and former singer Dennis DeYoung opined that Styx were simply not the type of group the Hall looked upon with favor.

Who is the longest playing rock band? ›

The Rolling Stones - established 1962.

Who is the best male singer of all time? ›

Check out this list of ten of the greatest male vocalists of our time!
  • David Bowie. ...
  • John Lennon. ...
  • Freddie Mercury. ...
  • Prince. ...
  • Axl Rose. ...
  • Frank Sinatra. ...
  • Marvin Gaye. ...
  • Elvis Presley. Sometimes being cited as one of the world's first famous rock artists, Elvis was no stranger to exploring different genres.
4 Feb 2016

What is the oldest band with all original members? ›

1: The Blind Boys Of Alabama

Most of the original members of this classic gospel group are deceased, but surviving original Jimmy Carter, who gives his age as “a few years past 50,” has been performing with The Blind Boys Of Alabama since 1939.

Who was the wildest rock star? ›

1. Ozzy Osbourne. Ozzy Osbourne is one of the craziest musicians ever – from biting off a bat head on stage (although he didn't know the bat was real) to snorting ants from the floor, the “Madman” led a life that would have killed the strongest man on earth.

Who is the biggest rock star today? ›

Paul McCartney

Who was the most popular band in the 60s? ›

As for the artists and bands that contributed to this growth, read on for the many names associated with '60s music greatness. The Beatles (Ringo, George, John and Paul, from left) led the British Invasion in the '60s to become the most influential rock group of the '60s.

Who is the greatest American band of all time? ›

The So-Much-Great-Music-top-ten-greatest-American-bands-ever group of groups:
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival.
  • The Doors.
  • The Grateful Dead.
  • Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers.
  • The Beach Boys.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire.
  • Steely Dan.
  • The Eagles.
2 Jul 2021

What rock band has the most hits? ›

01 The Beatles – 183 million

As of 2019, the Beatles have sold 600 million albums worldwide — with 183 million of those sold in the U.S. alone. The group held the top five spots on the Billboard 100 in April of 1964.

Who is the most famous band in the world? ›

The Beatles are most likely the most popular band ever, so choosing just one year proved to be difficult. To date, they hold the record for most No.

Which is the No 1 band in the world? ›

As of 2020, according to Business Insider, The Beatles are at number one, having sold around 183 million units.

What band sold the most records in the 90s? ›

Boyz II Men dominated the charts in the 1990s with five #1 hits, including “End of the Road” and “I'll Make Love to You,” which spent 13 and 14 straight weeks at #1, respectively. The quartet teamed up with Mariah Carey for “One Sweet Day” in 1995, which reigned for 16 weeks atop the charts.

What bands were around in 1996? ›

Bands reunited
  • The Monkees.
  • New Edition.
  • Poison.
  • Kiss.
  • Devo.
  • Supertramp.
  • Patti Smith.

Who Invented rock? ›

Rock and roll historians typically regard Chuck Berry as the one artist who came the closest to fitting all the elements of rock and roll together and creating rock and roll as a songwriter's genre.

Who was the first female rocker? ›

In October 1970, Janis Joplin died of an accidental heroin overdose. She'd been recording what would be her final album. Released posthumously, "Pearl" would soar to #1 …

Who is the godfather of rock and roll? ›

The “godfather of rock'n'roll” Fats Domino has been remembered as a pioneer whose pounding piano helped change popular music, after his death was announced in New Orleans. He was 89.

Who is the king of music in the world? ›

Justin Bieber Is the King of Instagram, and Therefore the King of Pop Music
Overall rank
DaBaby — 3-month live gross — 30-day ticket sales 50 Album sales 9 Spotify streams 33 YouTube Views — Instagram views22
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13 May 2021

Who's the princess of rock and roll? ›

Biography: The only child of Elvis Presley, she has conducted a long career in the music business and has issued several albums and videos. Her work as a vocalist and lyricist has ranged across rock, country, blues and folk.

Who is the biggest pop star in the world? ›

1 — Taylor Swift. With big award wins, chart-topping albums and industry-shifting reimaginations of her back catalog, Swift once again remade popular music in her own image in 2021.

What is the 1 rock song of all time? ›

So, without further ado, here are the 100 greatest ever rock songs:
  • 1) LED ZEPPELIN - STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN. ...
  • 2) QUEEN - BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY. ...
  • 3) LYNYRD SKYNYRD - FREE BIRD. ...
  • 4) DEEP PURPLE - SMOKE ON THE WATER. ...
  • 5) PINK FLOYD - COMFORTABLY NUMB. ...
  • 6) LED ZEPPELIN - KASHMIR. ...
  • 7) RAINBOW - STARGAZER. ...
  • 8) FREE - ALL RIGHT NOW.
11 Nov 2019

Who is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame the most? ›

Three inductions, three words: "Clapton is God." Eric Clapton is a consistent hitmaker and one of the greatest guitarists of all time—perhaps that's why he is the only person to be inducted into the Rock Hall three times.

Is Smashing Pumpkins in Hall of Fame? ›

This means the Smashing Pumpkins have the same non-inducted status as bands like Iron Maiden.

Is Kate Bush in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? ›

A Historic Year for Women in the Hall

Even with nominees Kate Bush and Dionne Warwick counted out, it's a historic set of inductees. Carly Simon is probably the biggest surprise of the inductees.

Who is the only female in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? ›

Lady Soul. The first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Aretha Franklin was an artist of passion, sophistication and command, whose recordings remain anthems that defined soul music. Long live the Queen.

Is Ozzy Osbourne in the Hall of Fame? ›

In 2005 Osbourne was inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame both as a solo artist and as a member of Black Sabbath. In 2006, he was inducted into the US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Black Sabbath bandmates Tony Iommi, Bill Ward, and Geezer Butler.

Is Queen in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? ›

Queen were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio. Queen were given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Queen was the first band, rather than just individual, to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Is REO Speedwagon in the Hall of Fame? ›

In 2021, REO Speedwagon was inducted into the Hall of Fame at the Illinois Rock & Roll Museum on Rt. 66 located in Joliet, Illinois.

Is Humble Pie in the Hall of Fame? ›

Steve Marriott (Humble Pie) is not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? He could melt the walls with his vocals and play crushing guitar alongside Peter Frampton (and later Clem Clempson) with the best of 'em.

Who is the number 1 rock band in the world? ›

The Beatles

Who is the greatest hard rock band of all time? ›

25 greatest hard rock bands ever
  • Black Sabbath. the best hard rock band ever. ...
  • Led Zeppelin. dont know their music but i know they are good and they earn to be second here! ...
  • Aerosmith. one of the best hard rock bands ever... ...
  • AC/DC. the true legeneds! ...
  • Guns n' Roses. ...
  • Jimi Hendrix. ...
  • Van Halen. ...
  • Nirvana.

What is the #1 band in the world? ›

As of 2020, according to Business Insider, The Beatles are at number one, having sold around 183 million units.

Who is considered the greatest musician of all time? ›

The 10 Greatest Musicians of All Time
  • The Beatles.
  • Led Zeppelin.
  • Elvis Presley.
  • Bob Dylan.
  • Michael Jackson.
  • Queen.
  • The Rolling Stones.
  • Chuck Berry.
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What is the richest band of all time? ›

There are many music bands in the world, but only a few of them are really rich. So, who are the richest music bands in the world, According to a recent study richest music band in the world is The Beatles. The Beatles have a net worth of $2 billion. They are followed by U2, who have a net worth of $1.5 billion.

What rock band has the most hits? ›

01 The Beatles – 183 million

As of 2019, the Beatles have sold 600 million albums worldwide — with 183 million of those sold in the U.S. alone. The group held the top five spots on the Billboard 100 in April of 1964.

Which rock band has the most number one hits? ›

The Beatles have the most No. 1 hits of all time: 20. Though unclear for how long, the Beatles still reign supreme as the artist with the most No.

What is the #1 album of all time? ›

In 2018, The Eagles' greatest hits album, released in 1976, surpassed Michael Jackson's 1982 album "Thriller" to take the top spot on the Record Industry Association of America's (RIAA) list of the top selling albums of all time in the US.

Who was the 1st heavy metal band? ›

The first heavy metal acts are considered to be Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and Deep Purple, often referred to as the “unholy trinity”. Led Zeppelin released their self-titled debut in 1969, while Black Sabbath and Deep Purple put out influential records in 1970.

Who has the most albums ever? ›

It's Nana Mouskouri, a Greek songstress who's still active at the ripe old age of 80. She's sold over 300 million albums worldwide. She's also possibly the most prolific musician of all time. Although it's hard to find an actual figure, it's estimated she's made 450 albums in total.

Who is bigger Beatles or Rolling Stones? ›

The Rolling Stones evolved into a full-fledged rock band as their sound evolved both before, and after the Beatles broke up. While the Beatles maintained the shorter career span, the Rolling Stones were certainly the more prolific of the two bands.

Who is the best rock band right now? ›

Top 10 Best Modern Rock Bands
  • Linkin Park.
  • Foo Fighters.
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers.
  • Nirvana.
  • Arctic Monkeys.
  • System of a Down.
  • Radiohead.
  • Green Day.
3 Sept 2021

Who is the greatest male singer of all time? ›

Check out this list of ten of the greatest male vocalists of our time!
  • David Bowie. ...
  • John Lennon. ...
  • Freddie Mercury. ...
  • Prince. ...
  • Axl Rose. ...
  • Frank Sinatra. ...
  • Marvin Gaye. ...
  • Elvis Presley. Sometimes being cited as one of the world's first famous rock artists, Elvis was no stranger to exploring different genres.
4 Feb 2016

What is the song that has made the most money? ›

According to Guinness World Records, Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" (1942) as performed by Bing Crosby is the best-selling single worldwide, with estimated sales of over 50 million copies.

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Top 200 Classic Rock Bands - The AOR scene helped the term ‘classic rock’ gain momentum. Ever since the roots of rock took shape, numerous bands emerged with their signature rock sound. This article is an in-depth perspective of the best classic rock bands.

This article is an in-depth perspective of the best classic rock bands.. The term ‘classic rock’ is often used as a term to describe a particular style of music or rock bands associated with the classic rock format.. Classic rock came into its own when AOR radio stations in the 80s started promoting old songs of the past with current hits in the music scene.. While the classic rock format appealed to adult listeners, with time the format has become hugely popular with the teenage segment.. Classic rock bands are hugely popular globally with fans of rock music.. The cross-culture of rock music played by AOR radio stations in the 80s helped the term ‘classic rock’ emerge with stinging venom.. The ‘classic rock hour’ became a popular format on radio stations all around the world.. Many rock bands of the 60s, 70s and 80s are associated with the term ‘classic rock’ which over the years has become detrimental in describing early rock.. In the realms of rock music…classic rock has become an umbrella term that includes every aspect of rock bands in 60s, 70s, and 80s.. Classic rock will never die…and new bands with the classic rock sound will keep emerging.. Included in the list are AOR bands.. 2.95K 1 Thanks for rating this article. This post brings to life a list of the best Punjabi Dance songs.. This article brings to life the best Hollywood heist movies.

This list features the top 50 classic rock bands of all time, as determined by album sales, radio airplay, touring history, and popularity.

Essential album: "Wish You Were Here". Essential album: "Who's Next". Scott Dudelson/Getty Images. Michael Stewart/Getty Images. Essential album: "1984". Formed in the mid-60s, this metal and/psychedelic rock band had a long string of successful albums throughout the '70s and '80s.. Essential album: "Very Best Of". Michael Hurcomb/Getty Images. Considered the quintessential progressive rock band, Yes has enjoyed decades of success in spite of more than the usual number of major personnel changes.. Essential album: "The Very Best of Yes". They are considered an influence on a variety of musical genres, including punk and grunge.. Determined by a combination of album sales, radio airplay, touring history, and degree of continuous popularity, here is our list of the top 50 classic rock bands in history.

NME.com has been running for more than fifteen years now, and in that time we’ve seen more bangers than a Walls sausage factory. Whether you’re Julian Casablancas’ number one fan, a Doherty-ite ’til you die, never gave up on nu rave or a total God like Kanye, there’ll be something here for everyone. Viva the […]

Oh, and it’s got a great video too.. How many times do you find yourself saying that about Radiohead in 2011?. I’ve written about this song so, so many times now, but still I don’t think I’ll ever be able to come close to really explaining how good it is.. And the music!. And you can’t ask for anything more than that from a pop song really.. “ History in the making ,” he rapped.. On hearing the song on the radio for the first time: Jack White: “I just laughed.

They're The Real Deal The thing about classic rock is it never gets old. If you want proof, listen to today's songs and you'll find so many cover versions of timeless pieces like Bohemian Rhapsody (which was used as soundtrack for Suicide Squad) and the like. And who do we have to thank for such gr

The thing about classic rock is it never gets old.. Their fans were heartbroken when the band separated but hey, at least we have great songs to listen to over and over again.. Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie may have joined the band at a later date (after the fake Fleetwood Mac and hard-edged British blues era) but after the release of their 1975 eponymous album, it became a huge hit with sales of over 5 million copies.. Like, how many can manage to improvise spoken poetry passages during live performances?. They were the very definition of Southern rock and it was all about hard rock swagger coupled with blues rock style.. The Rolling Stone magazine described their sound as “country-tinged vocal harmonies with hard-rock guitars and lyrics”.. From the breakthrough hit “My Generation” to the absolute masterpiece “Who’s Next”, they easily made it to this list considering they are one of the most influential rock bands of all time.. To describe their musical style, Townshend said it was “power pop” and their sound was influenced by different genres like rhythm and blues and contemporary pop.. After meeting Jimi Hendrix at Monterey, he also became another influential icon to the band.. What is it about Pink Floyd that makes them one of the best classic rock bands of all time?. While they’re one of the pioneering bands in psychedelic rock, some also describe their style as acid rock, progressive rock or art rock.. Although their earlier works were combinations of heavy metal, progressive rock and hard rock; they soon incorporated pop rock and arena rock into their songs.. They were known for fusing heavy metal with glam rock but still, nothing beats the vocal harmonies and how they managed to create some of the most popular classic rock songs.

Classic rock isn’t an easy genre to define. While some music fans loosely consider classic rock to be pretty much any rock band active and popular during the late 60s to the early 80s, others define it as a specific style of music. The period in question saw the rise and fall of genres like rock ‘n’

While some music fans loosely consider classic rock to be pretty much any rock band active and popular during the late 60s to the early 80s, others define it as a specific style of music.. The period in question saw the rise and fall of genres like rock ‘n’ roll, glam rock, pop rock and heavy metal, so it’s not always accurate to just pick and choose artists from these very different decades of music.. Also, many bands during this time completely changed their sound and style and drifted away from guitar-driven, rock music toward completely different genres.. Most importantly, classic rock bands are those which truly deserve ‘classic status’: bands which completely defined a generation and influenced countless artists in the years since.. Some of the following classic rock bands are as popular now as they have ever been, and they have always stayed true to their musical roots.. Blending almost every type of musical genre imaginable (including seemingly conflicting styles like blues, reggae, psychedelic rock and bluegrass), the Grateful Dead was a truly unique and pioneering rock band.. The band was also almost completely responsible for creating the genre of ‘Jam band’ as Grateful Dead were renowned for their loose, laid-back approach to live shows.. Unfairly considered by many to be a psychedelic band associated with stoner culture, there is so much more to Pink Floyd that it would be a crime not to have them up with the rock band greats.

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