Best Punk Bands of All Time

A Listmania! list by Kyle
 
The Best of the New York Dolls: 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection
1.  The Best of the New York Dolls: 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection by New York Dolls
The list author says:
  "Punk before punk. These are the guys that started it all"
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Hey Ho Let's Go: Anthology
2.  Hey Ho Let's Go: Anthology by Ramones
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  "There are a million albums out there from the godfathers of punk, but unless you're looking to be a hardcore fan, this is all you need."
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Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols
3.  Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols by Sex Pistols
The list author says:
  "Total nazis. I don't like them very much, but they are known as one of the greatest bands of all time."
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The Clash (U.K. Version)
4.  The Clash (U.K. Version) by The Clash
The list author says:
  "My favorite CD from one of the best bands of all time."
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Smash It Up: The Anthology 1976-1987
5.  Smash It Up: The Anthology 1976-1987 by Damned
The list author says:
  "Unsung greats, these guys are. Just like the Ramones album, this is all you really need."
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MisFits- Collection
6.  MisFits- Collection by Misfits
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  "The band that bred an army of freaks. These guys are the reason you can't let your kids out at night. A must-have."
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Collection 2
7.  Collection 2 by Misfits
The list author says:
  "Another great album from a great band."
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Give Me Convenience or Give Me Death
8.  Give Me Convenience or Give Me Death by Dead Kennedys
The list author says:
  "A great band that came around in the punk downfall. The So Cal style was a sound of the future then. A commercial MTV conquest now."
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Dookie
9.  Dookie by Green Day
The list author says:
  "Punk rises again! Although ten years later, it is back, better than ever."
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Smash
10.  Smash by The Offspring
The list author says:
  "The best album of all time from the best band of all time. Although Green Day gets all the credit, The Offspring did just as much for the 90's punk scene as they did."
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Revenge
11.  Revenge by T.S.O.L.
The list author says:
  "So Cal surf punks"
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Peace Through Vandalism/When In Rome Do as the Vandals
12.  Peace Through Vandalism/When In Rome Do as the Vandals by The Vandals
The list author says:
  "An evolution of the Dead Kennedys"
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Stranger Than Fiction
13.  Stranger Than Fiction by Bad Religion
The list author says:
  "Despite the name, these guys are pretty clean-cut. But have a great sound."
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Sing the Sorrow
14.  Sing the Sorrow by A.F.I.
The list author says:
  "Some people are getting ticked off at how big this thing is getting, but I really like this band and this album is probably the best."
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Terror State
15.  Terror State by Anti-Flag
The list author says:
  "Leaders in the anti-Bush movement. Nowhere near the best album, but this band is all about current events. So a good starting point."
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the clash is just a pop band that loves to sing the news to you...(u2 with a more of a rock edge) if you want to know what REAL punk rock sounds like look to a band like to sex pistols because punk rock goes beyond that! 8 Mar 23, 2014
What has been the best Green Day album so far? 10 May 3, 2013
Why do people confuse New Wave with Hardcore Punk ? 4 Dec 9, 2012
Green Days original Dookie back cover search!? 0 Oct 2, 2012
The sex pistols and bands like them are real punk rock, why do people these days think pop groups are punk rockers? 3 Jun 3, 2012
The sex pistols and bands like them are real punk, why do people these days think pop groups are punk rockers? 11 Mar 31, 2012
wat is the best greenday album i can get with no curses?!?! 2 Dec 28, 2011
take this pop junk off the punk rock listings and give real punk rock the respect it deserves 9 May 24, 2011
the "shm" edition: ASIN: B001H68KF8 0 Dec 10, 2010
the sex pistols are punk rock at its most raw, ungrateful, distractive and greatest form 15 Oct 5, 2010
if you love and respect real punk rock in all of its glory then show it here in this post and everywhere and dont let fake pop punk/emo crap rule we must rise up and take down the insult that are these bands and their fans 4 Jan 22, 2010
Misfits question 1 Jan 18, 2010
 
   

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