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Who would you put in your top 5 greatest American rock bands ever?

katuna

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Stooges
Velvet Underground
Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band
Flipper
The Keggs
 

Bieling3

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Originators, Innovators, Artists, they started whole genres and were copied by thousands of bands that came after them:

1. The Doors
2. The Byrds
3. The Velvet Underground
4. Tie, MC5/The Stooges
5. Nirvana

Honorable Mention: 13th Floor Elevators, Television, The Ramones, R.E.M., Kyuss...
 

tiktok

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The Velvet Underground
Big Star
The Ramones
REM
Drive-By Truckers
 

jb70

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steely dan
jimi hendrix
van halen
aerosmith
metallica (just for the first 3 albums alone) / slayer (tie)

special shout out to: stone temple pilots
 

timmytVA

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based on an entire body of work over time/multiple albums

(not it any particular order)

CCR
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Aerosmith
Van Halen
ZZ Top

Tim
 






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