80's Rock: Bands & Artists

38_special38 Special (also written .38 Special or Thirty-Eight Special) is an American rock band that...
acdcAC/DC are an Australian rock band formed in Sydney in 1973 by Scottish born brothers...
aerosmithAerosmith is an American hard rock band, sometimes referred to as "The Bad Boys from...
alice_cooperAlice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer,...
autograph_bandAutograph was an American glam metal band from Los Angeles, California. Initially active...
badlandsBadlands was a short-lived rock band founded by former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee...
bang_tangoBang Tango is an American funk-infused hard rock and glam metal band.The band formed in...
billy_squierWilliam Haislip "Billy" Squier (born May 12, 1950 in Wellesley, Massachusetts) is an...
black_n_blueBlack 'n Blue is a glam metal band from Portland, Oregon. The current members are singer...
black_sabbathBlack Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968 by Ozzy Osbourne (lead...
bon_joviBon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey. Fronted by lead singer and...
boston_bandBoston is an American rock band from Boston, Massachusetts that achieved its most notable...
britny_foxBritny Fox is an American glam metal band from the Philadelphia area, initially active from...
bulletboysBulletBoys are an American hard rock band that were formed by vocalist Marq Torien,...
cheap_trickCheap Trick is an American rock band from Rockford, Illinois, formed in 1974. The band...
cinderellaCinderella is an American rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They emerged in the...
damn_yankeesDamn Yankees was an American hard rock supergroup.The band was formed in 1989, consisting...
danger_dangerDanger Danger is a glam metal band formed in 1987 in Queens, New York. Despite enjoying...
dangerous_toysDangerous Toys was an Austin, Texas-based glam metal band with a rough sound and often...
def_leppardDef Leppard are an English rock band from Sheffield, who formed in 1977 as part of the New...
dioDio is an American heavy metal band led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, who formed it in 1982...
dokkenDokken is an American heavy metal and hard rock band that was formed in 1978. The group...
doro_pesch_warlockDoro Pesch (full name: Dorothee Pesch, born 3 June 1964, Düsseldorf, Germany) is a female...
enuff_znuffEnuff Z'Nuff is an American power pop band from Blue Island, Illinois (a suburb of...
europe_bandEurope is a Swedish rock band formed in Upplands Väsby in 1979 under the name Force by...
extreme_bandExtreme is an American rock band, headed by frontmen Gary Cherone and Nuno Bettencourt,...
faster_pussycatFaster Pussycat is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California formed in 1986....
femme_fataleFemme Fatale was an American hard rock band active from 1987 to 1990. Originally from...
firehouseFireHouse is an American hard rock band formed in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1989. The...
great_whiteGreat White is an American hard rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 1978. The band gained...
guns_n_rosesGuns N' Roses are an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1985. The...
hanoi_rocksHanoi Rocks is a Finnish rock band formed in 1979, whose most successful period came in the...
heart_bandHeart is a rock band whose founding members came from Seattle, Washington, USA in the early...
helixHelix are a Canadian heavy metal band that formed in 1974 and are best known for their 1984...
iron_maidenIron Maiden are an English heavy metal band from Leyton, East England, England, formed in...
jackylJackyl is an American rock band formed in 1990. Their sound has been described as hard...
janes_addictionJane's Addiction is an American alternative rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in...
joan_jettJoan Jett (born Joan Marie Larkin September 22, 1958) is an American rock guitarist,...
journeyJourney is an American rock band formed in 1973 in San Francisco, California with former...
judas_priestJudas Priest are an English heavy metal band from Birmingham, formed in 1969. Judas...
keelKeel is an American heavy metal band founded in 1984 in Los Angeles, California. They were...
king_kobraKing Kobra was a glam metal group founded by drummer Carmine Appice after his tenure with...
kiss_bandKiss (also typeset as KISS) is an American rock band formed in New York City in December...
kixKix is an American glam metal band who achieved popularity in the late 1980s and early...
krokusKrokus is a hard rock/heavy metal band from Switzerland. They have sold over 13 million...
la_gunsL.A. Guns is an American rock band whose music is frequently associated with the L.A. glam...
lita_fordLita Ford (born September 19, 1958) is a British-born, American rock musician and singer...
loverboyLoverboy is a Canadian rock group formed in 1980 in Calgary, Alberta. Throughout the 1980s,...
megadethMegadeth is an American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1983....
melissa_etheridgeMelissa Lou Etheridge (born May 29, 1961 in Leavenworth, Kansas) is an American rock...
metallicaMetallica is an American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1981....
motley_crueMötley Crüe is a Grammy-nominated American hard rock band formed in Los Angeles, California...
mr_bigMr. Big is a hard rock super-group that formed in 1988. The band is a quartet composed of...
night_rangerNight Ranger is an American hard rock band from San Francisco, California that gained...
nitroNitro was an American glam metal band that formed in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California in...
ozzyJohn Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne (born 3 December 1948) is an English singer-songwriter, whose...
poison_bandPoison is an American glam metal band that achieved great success and popularity in the...
power_balladsThe 80's were certainly the era of rock power ballads. As the decade progressed, power...
queenrycheQueensrÿche is an American heavy metal / progressive metal band formed in 1981 in Bellevue,...
quiet_riotQuiet Riot was an American heavy metal band whose 1983 US Festival appearance helped to...
rattRATT is an American heavy metal band that formed in San Diego and enjoyed significant...
roxx_gangRoxx Gang were a glam metal band formed in Largo, Florida in 1985.They were fronted by...
saigon_kickSaigon Kick was an American rock band from Miami, Florida that formed in 1988.Saigon Kick...
sammy_hagarSamuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar (born October 13, 1947), known as "The Red Rocker", is an American...
saxonSaxon are an English heavy metal band, formed in 1976 in Barnsley, Yorkshire. As leading...
scorpionsScorpions are a heavy metal/hard rock band from Hanover, Germany, probably best known for...
skid_rowSkid Row is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1986 in Toms River, New Jersey. They...
slaughter_bandSlaughter is an American hard rock/glam metal band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada by lead...
steelheartSteelheart is one of the last glam metal bands. Formed in 1990, the band is fronted by...
stryperStryper is a Grammy Award nominated Christian metal band from Orange County, California,...
tesla_bandTesla is an American hard rock band formed in Sacramento, California in 1984, and have sold...
the_cultThe Cult are an English rock band, formed in 1983. They gained a dedicated following in...
the_dogs_damourThe Dogs D'Amour are a rock band formed during 1983 in London, England. Over the years the...
tigertailzTigertailz are a glam metal band hailing from Cardiff, Wales. They are most famous for...
trixterTRIXTER was formed in 1983 in Paramus, New Jersey by Steve Brown and Peter Loran. After a...
tuffTuff is an American glam metal band formed in 1985 in Phoenix, Arizona, by guitarist Jorge...
twisted_sisterTwisted Sister is an American heavy metal band from New York City.Their work fuses the...
tykettoTyketto is an American hard rock band. The group was put together in 1987 by former Waysted...
u2U2 are a rock band formed in Dublin, Ireland. The band consists of Bono (vocals and...
vainVain are a glam metal band formed in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1986, at the last wave...
van_halenVan Halen is a hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California in 1972. They enjoyed success...
vinnie_vincent_invasionVinnie Vincent Invasion was an American heavy metal/glam metal band formed in 1984 by...
vixenVixen is an all-female American glam metal/heavy metal band which achieved some success...
wasp_bandW.A.S.P. is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982. They emerged from the same L.A....
warrant_bandWarrant is an American glam metal band from Hollywood, California that experienced success...
white_lionWhite Lion is an American/Danish glam metal band that was formed in New York City in 1983...
whitesnakeWhitesnake are an English hard rock band, founded in 1977 by David Coverdale (formerly of...
wingerWinger is an American rock band formed in New York City that gained popularity during the...
y_and_tY&T (originally known as Yesterday & Today) is an American hard rock/heavy metal band...
zz_topZZ Top is an American rock trio, formed in late 1969 in Houston, Texas, by Billy Gibbons...