Looking for a stellar list of some of the best rock bands? How about multiple Spotify playlists? We’ve dove deep and created FIVE playlists! There are too many genres of rock to choose from! Whether you’re looking for the best rock bands of all time, the best classic rock bands or best new rock bands, all kinds of rock felt important to include.

There are so many amazing rock bands that have existed since the dawn of rock and roll, with each group starting to form a new section of rock! We’ve found it hard to choose the best modern rock bands of all time without giving a nod to some crucial rock sub-genres. So we’ve created multiple Spotify playlists that encapsulate the best rock bands, best 80s rock bands, best punk rock bands, best indie rock bands and best hard rock bands for you to jam out to!

Best Rock Bands:

Good old fashioned Rock covers a LOT of ground! It was hard to pick just one kind of rock band! We included everyone from Led Zeppelin to The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix to Bob Dylan!

Enjoy our Best Rock Bands Spotify Playlist:

Best Indie Rock Bands:

Get ready to feel a little more with these Indie Rock Anthems! Highlights include artists like The Smiths, The Jesus and Mary Chain and Arctic Monkeys!

Enjoy our Best Indie Rock Bands Spotify Playlist:

Best Punk Rock Bands:

What’s rock without a little punk? Punk has a long-ranging history and we’ve included some of the best on this list. Highlights include The Ramones, The Clash, Bad Religion, and Bad Brains.

Enjoy our Best Punk Rock Bands Spotify Playlist:

Best Hard Rock Bands:

Bring on the rock anthems! Expect deep guitar riffs and fast tunes. Highlights include AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper and Alice in Chains.

Enjoy our Best Hard Rock Bands Spotify Playlist:

Best 80s Rock Bands:

Oh, the 80s. A plethora of hair metal, spandex and neon.  Highlights include AC/DC, Queen, Van Halen, David Bowie and Aerosmith.

Enjoy our Best 80s Rock Bands Spotify Playlist:

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