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A List of 100 Bands to Check Out
A List of 100 Bands to Check Out
03/31/10 at 11:35 AM by Jason Tate
I'm asked all the time for a list of bands "to check out" - so I figured I'd make a list. These are bands I am currently really into (new and old and everything in between) - and I think you should check out/own/buy/download/support. Hope you find something to love. Oh, and this is not really in any order besides off the top of my head. If you want to buy any - grab them from Amazon.
  1. Neon Trees
  2. The Gaslight Anthem
  3. Cary Brothers
  4. The Jakes (Young the Giant)
  5. As Tall As Lions
  6. Manchester Orchestra
  7. Brand New
  8. A Wilhelm Scream
  9. Acceptance
  10. New Found Glory
  11. Fair
  12. Astronautalis
  13. Augustana
  14. Autopilot Off
  15. Name Taken
  16. Between the Trees
  17. Bodyjar
  18. City and Colour
  19. Minus the Bear
  20. Closure in Moscow
  21. Crime in Stereo
  22. Doomtree
  23. Dessa
  24. Thrice
  25. Explosions in the Sky
  26. Atmosphere
  27. Dredg
  28. Fall Out Boy
  29. Eisley
  30. Thrice
  31. Dashboard Confessional
  32. Frou Frou
  33. Fun.
  34. Further Seems Forever
  35. Gatsbys American Dream
  36. Tegan and Sara
  37. MUTEMATH
  38. Good Old War
  39. Hockey
  40. House of Heroes
  41. Imogne Heap
  42. Ace Enders
  43. Jet Lag Gemini
  44. Jimmy Eat World
  45. Joanna Newsom
  46. John Mayer
  47. John Nolan
  48. Josh Ritter
  49. Joshua Radin
  50. Jump, Little Children
  51. Keane
  52. Kevin Devine
  53. Latterman
  54. Less Than Jake
  55. Liam and Me
  56. Little Boots
  57. Lovedrug
  58. Midtown
  59. Let Go
  60. Lydia
  61. mewithoutYou
  62. Paramore
  63. Morrissey
  64. The Smiths
  65. MxPx
  66. No Motiv
  67. My Favorite Highway
  68. Northstar
  69. Over It
  70. POS
  71. Paper Route
  72. Phoenix
  73. Saves the Day
  74. Steel Train
  75. Spitalfield
  76. Slick Shoes
  77. Rufio
  78. Right Away, Great Captain
  79. Sick of Change
  80. The Arcade Fire
  81. Murder by Death
  82. The Format
  83. Rise Against
  84. Sherwood
  85. The Helio Sequence
  86. The Knife
  87. Tiger Lou
  88. The Weepies
  89. The Stereo
  90. The Steal
  91. Tunng
  92. Winterpills
  93. Wolftron
  94. The Rocketboys
  95. The Matches
  96. The Living End
  97. The Cinematics
  98. The Builders and the Butchers
  99. Stryder
  100. Schuyler Fisk
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