Rock & Pop Bands A-D


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Beste Rock Bands gibt es – subjektiv betrachtet – viele. Denn jeder hat seinen ganz eigenen Musik-Geschmack, den er gerne hört. Für den einen gehört z.B. Genesis zu den beste Rock Bands aller Zeiten, für den anderen wiederum Deep Purple. Dazwischen liegen Welten, die wir mit dieser feinen Auswahl (des Taschenhirn-Teams) verbinden möchten.

Die blau markierten Alben gehören laut Rolling Stone Magazin zu den „TOP 100 Alben aller Zeiten“. Die # gibt die exakte Platzierung bekannt. Seht da also die Zahl #55, so rankt das Album auf dem 55. Platz. Mit einem Klick auf + finden auch Smartphone-User beste Rock Bands und deren größten Alben & Hits aller Zeiten.

B=Bass, D=Drums, G=Gitarre, K=Keyboard, POS=Posaune, SYN=Synthesizer, V=Vocal

Große Bands (Gründung)Letzte Besetzung, EX MitgliederBeste Alben & Hits (EV)
ABBA 
(SWE, 1972-1982)
V: Agneta Fältskog, Anni-Frid (Frida) Lyngstad K: Benny Andersson G: Björn UlvaeusAlben: Ring, Ring (1972); Waterloo (1974); ABBA (1975); Arrival (1976); The Album (1977); Voulez-Vous (1979); Super Trouper (1980); The Visitors (1981); The First 10 Years (1982)

Hits: Waterloo (1974); SOS (1975); Mamma Mia (1975); Dancing Queen (1976); Fernando (1976); Money Money (1976); Knowing Me, Knowing You (1977); Take a Chance on Me (1978); Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (1979); Chiquitita (1979); Super Trouper (1980); The Winner Takes it all (1980); One of Us (1981)

AC/DC
(AUS, 1973)
V: Brian Johnson G: Angus Young, Stevie Young B: Cliff Williams D: Phil Rudd

EX: V: Bon Scott † 1980 G: Mark Evans, Malcome Young † 2017 D: Simon Wright, Chris Slade

Alben: High Voltage (1974); TNT (1975) Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap (1976); Let There be Rock (1977); Powerage (1978); Highway to Hell (1979); Back in Black #77 (1980); For Those About to Rock (1981); Flick of the Switch (1983); Fly on the Wall (1985); Blow up Your Video (1988); The Razors Edge (1990); Ballbreaker (1995); Stiff Upper Lip (2000); Black Ice (2008); Iron Man 2 (2010); Rock or Bust (2014)

Hits: TNT (1975); The Jack (1975); Live Wire (1975); Big Balls (1976); Jailbreak (1976); Love at First Feel (1976); Problem Child (1976); Ride on (1976); Let There be Rock (1977); Highway to Hell (1979); Hells Bells (1980); Thunderstruck (1990); Hard as a Rock (1996); Rock ’n Roll Train (2008)

Aerosmith (USA, 1970)V: Steven Tyler G: Joe Perry, Brad Whitford B: Tom Hamilton D: Joey Kramer

EX: G: Jimmy Crespo, Rick Dufay

Alben: Aerosmith (1973); Get Your Wings (1974); Toys in the Attic (1975); Rocks (1976); Draw the Line (1977); Night in the Ruts (1979); Rock in a Hard Place (1982); Done With Mirrors (1985); Permanent Vacation (1987); Pump (1989); Get a Grip (1993); Big Ones (1994); Nine Lives (1997); Just Push Play (2001); Music From Another Dimension! (2012)

Hits: Dream On (1973); Walk This Way (1975); Come Together (1978); Dude – Looks Like a Lady (1987); Love in an Elevator (1989); Livin’ On the Edge (1993); Cryin (1993); Amazing (1994); I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing (1998); Jaded (2000)

A-ha
(NOR, 1982)
V: Morton Harket G: Pal Waaktaar-Savoy K: Magne FuruholmenAlben: Hunting High and Low (1985); Scoundrel Days (1986); Stay On These Roads (1988); East of the Sun, West of the Moon (1990); Memorial Beach (1993); Minor Earth, Major Sky (2000); Lifelines (2002); Analogue (2005); Foot of the Mountain (2009); Cast in Steel (2015)

Hits: Take On Me (1984); The Sun Always Shine on TV (1985); Hunting High and Low (1986); Cry Wolf (1986); The Living Daylights (1987 für James Bond 007: „Der Hauch des Todes“); Stay On These Roads (1988); Touchy! (1988); Crying in the Rain (1990); Summer Moved On (2000); Forever Not Yours (2002); Celice (2005); Foot of the Mountain (2009)

Alan Parsons Projekt (GB, 1975-1987)V/K: Eric Woolfson († 2009) G: Alan Parsons V: John Miles, Colin Blunstone G: Ian Bairnson B: David Paton SX: Mel Collins D: Stuart Elliot, Stuart ToshAlben: Tales of Mystery and Imagination (1976); I Robot (1977); Pyramid (1978); Eve (1979); The Turn of a Friendly Card (1980); Eye in the Sky (1982); Ammonia Avenue (1984); Vulture Culture (1984); Stereotomy (1985); Gaudi (1987)

Hits: A Dream within a Dream (1976); Lucifer (1979): Games People Play (1980); Time (1981); Eye in the Sky (1982); Don’t Answer Me (1984)

Alice In Chains
(USA, 1987)
V: William DuVall G: Jerry Cantrell B: Mike Inez D: Sean Kinney

EX: V: Layne Staley † 2002 B: Mike Starr † 2011

Alben: We Die Young (1990); Facelift (1991); Sap (1992); Dirt (1992); Jar of Flies (1994); Alice In Chains (1995); MTV Unplugged (1996); The Essential (2006); Black Gives Way to Blue (2009); The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here (2013); Rainier Fog (2018)

Hits: Would? (1992); Down in a Hole (1993); Get me Wrong (1994); Over Now (1996)

Asia
(GB, 1981)
V/K: Geoff Downes V/B: John Wetton † 2017 G: Steve Howe D: Carl Palmer

EX: V/B: Greg Lake V/G: John Payne

Alben: Asia (1982); Alpha (1983); Astra (1985); Then and Now (1990); Aqua (1992); Aria (1994); Arena (1996); Silent Nation (2004); Phoenix (2008); Omega (2010); XXX (2012); Gravitas (2014)

Hits: Heat of the Moment (1982); Only Time will Tell (1982); Don’t Cry (1983)

Bachman-Turner Overdrive (CAN, 1970-1977)V/G: Randy Bachman, Chad Allen B: Fred Turner D: Robbie Bachman

EX: V/G: Tim Bachman, Jim Clench † 2010

Alben: BTO Bachman-Turner Overdrive (1973); Bachman-Turner Overdrive II (1974); Not Fragile (1974); Four Wheel Drive (1975); Head On (1975); Freeways (1977); Street Action (1978); Rock‘n‘Roll Nights (1979)

HitsTaking Care of Business (1974); You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet (1974); Free Wheelin’ (1974); Hey You (1975)

Backstreet Boys (USA, 1993)V: Howie Dorough, Alex McLean, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, Kevin RichardsonAlben: Backstreet Boys (1996); Backstreet‘s Back (1997); Millennium (1999); Christmas Album (1999); Black & Blue (2000); Never Gone (2005); Unbreakable (2007); This Is Us (2009); In a World Like This (2013); DNA (2019)

Hits: We’ve Got it Going On (1995); I’ll Never Break Your Heart (1996); Quit Playing Games With My Heart (1996); Everybody (1997); All I Have to Give (1998); I Want it That Way (1999); Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely (1999); Shape of My Heart (2000); Incomplete (2005)

Band, The (CAN/USA, 1957-1999)V/B: Rick Danko † 1999 V/D: Levon Helm † 2012; SX: Garth Hudson

EX: V/G: Robbie Robertson, Bob Dylan V/K: Richard Manuel † 1986

Zahlreiche Alben mit Ronnie Hawkins (1957-1964) und Bob Dylan (1970-1975); Als „The Band“: Music from Big Pink #34 (1968); The Band #45 (Brown Album, 1969); Stage Fright (1970); Cahoots (1971); Rock of Ages (1972); Moondog Matinee (1973); Northern Lights – Southern Cross (1975); Islands (1977); The Last Waltz (1978); Jericho (1993); High on the Hog (1996); Jubilation (1998)

Hits: The Weight (1968); The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (1969, wurde offiziell nie als Single veröffentlicht); Up on Cripple Creek (1969); King Harvest (1970)

Barclay James Harvest
(GB, 1966-1998)
V/G: Les Holroyd, John Lees

EX: D: Mel Pritchard † 2004 K: Wolly Wolstenholme

Alben: Barclay James Harvest (1970); Once Again (1971); Baby James Harvest (1972); Everyone is Everybody Else (1974); Time Honoured Ghosts (1975); Octoberon (1976); Gone to Earth (1977); XII (1978); Eyes of the Universe (1979); Berlin Live (1982); Victims of Circumstance (1984); Face to Face (1987); Welcome to the Show (1990); Caught in the Light (1993); River of Dreams (1997)

Hits: Child Of The Universe (1974); Hymn (1977); Poor Man’s Moody Blues (1978); Life is for Living (1980)

Beach Boys (USA, 1961)V/B: Brian Wilson V: Mike Love V/G: Alan Jardine

EX: V/G: Carl Wilson † 1998 D: Dennis Wilson † 1983 V: Bruce Johnston

Alben: Surfin‘ USA (1963); Little Deuce Coupe (1963); Surfer Girl (1963); Shut Down Vol. 2 (1964); Beach Boys Concert (1964); All Summer Long (1964); The Beach Boys Today (1965); Summer Days (1965); Beach Boy’s Party! (1965); Pet Sounds #2 (1966); Smiley Smile (1967); 20/20 (1969); Surf’s Up (1971), Still Cruisin’ (1989), That’s Why God Made the Radio (2012)

Hits: Surfin‘ USA (1963); Surfer Girl (1963); Fun Fun Fun (1964); I Get Around (1964); Help me, Rhonda (1965); California Girls (1965); Barbara Ann (1965); Sloop John B (1966); God Only Knows (1966); Good Vibrations (1966); Do It Again (1968); Kokomo (1988)

Beatles, The (GB, 1960-1970)V/G/B: Paul Mc Cartney V/G: John Lennon † 1980, George Harrison † 2001 D: Ringo Starr

EX: B: Stuart Sutcliffe † 1962 D: Pete Best

AlbenPlease Please Me #39 (1963); Meet the Beatles #53 (1963); A Hard Day‘s Night (1964); Beatles for Sale (1964); Help! (1965); Rubber Soul #5 (1965); Revolver #3 (1966); Sgt. Pepper‘s Lonely Hearts Club Band #1 (1967); The Magic Mystery Tour (1967); The White Album #10 (1968); Yellow Submarine (1969); Abbey Road #14 (1969); Let It Be (1970)

Hits: Love Me Do (1962); She Loves You (1963); I Want to Hold Your Hand (1963); Can’t Buy Me Love (1964); Hard Day‘s Night (1964); Yesterday (1965); Help! (1965); Paperback Writer (1966); Michelle (1966); Yellow Submarine (1966); Strawberry Fields Forever (1967); All You Need is Love (1967); Penny Lane (1967); Hello, Goodbye (1967); Hey Jude (1968); Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (1969); Get Back (1969); Let It Be (1970)

Bee Gees 
(Isle of Man, 1958-2003)
V: Robin Gibb † 2012 G: Barry Gibb V/B/K: Maurice Gibb † 2003. Ihr vierter Bruder Andy Gibb (1958-1988) war nie Teil der Band.

EX: D: Colin Petersen, Vince Melouney

Alben: The Bee Gees Sing and Play 14 Barry Gibb Songs (1965); Spicks and Specks (1966); Bee Gees 1st (1967); Horizontal (1968); Idea (1968); Odessa (1969); Cucumber Castle (1970); 2 Years On (1970); Trafalgar (1971); To Whom It May Concern (1972); Life in a Tin Can (1973); Mr. Natural (1974); Main Course (1975); Children of the World (1976); Saturday Night Fever (Soundtrack 1977); Spirits Having Flown (1979); Living Eyes (1981); Staying Alive (Soundtrack 1983); E.S.P. (1987); One (1989); High Civilization (1991); Size Isn’t Everything (1993); Still Waters (1997); This is Where I Came In (2001). Bee Gees haben zudem zahlreiche Song für andere Interpreten geschrieben.

Hits: Massachusetts (1967); Words (1968); I’ve Got a Message to You (1968); Jive Talkin’ (1975); You Should Be Dancing (1976); How Deep is Your Love? (1977); Saturday Night Fever (1977); Stayin‘ Alive (1977); Night Fever (1978); Too Much Heaven (1978); Tragedy (1979); Love You Inside Out (1979); You Win Again (1987); Secret Love (1991); Alone (1997); Immortality (1998 mit Céline Dion)

Black Eyed Peas (USA, 1995)V: Will.I.am, Apl.de.ap, Taboo, Fergie

EX: V: Kim Hill

Alben: Behind the Front (1998); Bridging the Gap (2000); Elephunk (2003); Monkey Business (2005); The E.N.D. (2009); The Beginning (2010), Masters of the Sun, Vol. 1 (2018)

Hits: Where is the Love? (2003); Shut Up (2003); Hey Mama (2004); Don’t Phunk with My Heart (2005); Don’t Lie (2005); My Humps (2005); Boom Boom Pow (2009); I Gotta Feeling (2009); Meet Me Halfway (2009); Rock That Body (2010); The Time – Dirty Bit (2010); Just Can‘t Get Enough (2011); Don’t Stop the Party (2011)

Black Sabbath (GB, 1969-2017)V: Ozzy Osbourne G: Tony Iommi B: Geeze Butler D: Bill Ward

EX: V: Ronnie James Dio, Ian Gillan

Alben: Black Sabbath (1970); Paranoid (1970); Master of Reality (1971); Volume 4 (1972); Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973); Sabotage (1975); Technical Ecstasy (1976); Never Say Die!(1978); Heaven and Hell (1980); Mob Rules (1981); Born Again (1983; Seventh Star (1986); The Eternal Idol (1987); Headless Cross (1989); Try (1990); Dehumanizer (1992); Cross Purposes (1994); Forbidden (1995); 13 (2013)

Hits: Paranoid (1970); Never Say Die! (1978); Neon Knights (1980); TV Crimes (1992)

Blondie (USA, 1974)V: Debbie Harry G: Chris Stein B: Gary Valentine D: Clem Burke K: Jimmy DestriAlben: Plastic Letters (1978); Parallel Lines (1978); Blondie (1979); Eat to the Beat (1979); AutoAmerican (1980); The Hunter (1982); No Exit (1999); The Curse of Blondie (2003); Panic of Girls (2011); Pollinator (2017)

Hits: Denis (1978); Heart of Glass (1979); Sunday Girl (1979); Call Me (1980); Atomic (1980); The Tide is High (1980); Rapture (1981); Maria (1999)

Blur
(GB, 1989)
V/G: Damon Albarn G: Graham Coxan B: Alex James D: Dave Rowntree

EX: G: Simon Tang

Alben: Leisure (1991); Modern Life is Rubbish (1993); Parklife (1994); The Great Escape (1995); Blur (1997); 13 (1999); Think Tank (2002); The Magic Whip (2015)

Hits: There is No Other Way (1991); Girls and Boys (1994); Parklive (1994); Country House (1995); The Universal (1996); Song 2 (1997); Beetlebum (1997); Tender (1999); Coffee & TV (1999); Out of Time (2003)

Bon Jovi (USA, 1983)V/G: Jon Bon Jovi G: Richie Sambora D: Tico Torres K: David Bryan

EX: B: Alec John Such

Alben: Bon Jovi (1984); 7800° Fahrenheit (1985); Slippery When Wet (1986); New Jersey (1988); Keep the Faith (1992); These Days (1995); Crush (2000); Bounce (2002); Have a Nice Day (2005); Lost Highway (2007); The Circle (2009); What About Now (2013); This House is Not For Sale (2016)

Hits: Runaway (1984); Living On a Prayer (1986); You Give Love a Bad Name (1986); Bad Medicine (1988); Keep the Faith (1992); Bed of Roses (1993); Always (1994); This Ain’t a Love Song (1994); It‘s my Live (2000); Everyday (2002); Have a Nice Day (2005); Make a Memory (2006); We Weren‘t Born to Follow (2009)

Boney M.
(D, 1976)
V: Bobby Farrell † 2010, Marcia Barrett, Liz Mitchell, Maizie WilliamsAlben: Take the Heat Off Me (1976); Love For Sale (1977); Nightflight to Venus (1978); Oceans of Fantasy (1979); The Magic of Boney M (1980); Boonoonoonoos (1981); 10.000 Lightyears (1984); Eye Dance (1985)

Hits: Daddy Cool (1976), Sunny (1976), Belfast (1977); Ma Baker (1977), Rivers of Babylon (1978); Rasputin (1978); Brown Girl in the Ring (1978); Mary‘s Boy Child (1978); Painter Man (1978); Hooray! It‘s a Holiday (1979); El Lute (1979); Felicidad (1980)

Byrds, The (USA, 1964-1973)

V/G: Roger McGuinn, David Crosby, Gene Clark † 1991 V/B: Chris Hillman D: Michael Clarke † 1993


EX: V/G: Clarence White † 1973 V/B: Skip Battin † 2003

Alben: Mr. Tambourine Man (1965); Turn! Turn! Turn! (1965); Fifth Dimension (1966); Younger Than Yesterday (1967); The Notorious Byrd Brothers (1968); Sweetheart of the Rodeo (1968); Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde (1969); Ballad of Easy Rider (1969); Untitled (1970); Byrdmaniax (1971); Farther Along (1971); Byrd (1973); History of the Byrds (Kompilation, 1973)


Hits: Mr. Tambourine Man (1965); All I Really Want to Do (1965); Turn! Turn! Turn! (1965); Eight Miles High (1966); The Times They Are A’Changin’ (1966)

Chicago
(USA, 1967)
V/K: Robert Lamm V: Lee Loughnane V/POS: James Pankow D: Tris Imboden V/B: Jason Scheff

EX: V: Peter Cetera G: Terry Kath † 1978 D: Daniel Seraphine

Alben: Chicago Transit Authority (1969); Chicago (1970); Chicago III (1971); At Carnegie Hall (1971); V (1972); VI (1973); VII (1974); VIII (1975); Chicago X (1976); Chicago XI (1977); Hot Streets (1978); Chicago 16 (1982); Twenty 1 (1991); Night & Day Big Band (1995); Chicago XXV: The Christmas Album (1998); Chicago XXX (2006); Stone of Sisyphus (2008); Chicago XXXV: The Nashville Sessions (2013); Now: Chicago XXXVI (2014)

Hits: 25 or 6 to 4 (1970); I‘m a Man (1970); Old Days (1975); If You Leave Me Now (1976); Baby What a Big Surprise (1977); Hard to Say I’m Sorry (1982); You’re the Inspiration (1984); Stay the Night (1984); Look Away (1988)

Clash, The (GB, 1976-1986)V/G: Joe Strummer † 2002, Nick Sheppard G: Vince White V/B: Paul Simonon D: Pete Howard

EX: V/G: Mick Jones D: Terry Chimes V/D: Topper Headon

Alben: The Clash #81 (1977), Give ’Em Enough Rope (1978), London Calling #8 (1979), Sandinista! (1980), Combat Rock (1982), Cut the Crap (1985)


Hits: Tommy Gun (1978), London Calling (1979), Bankrobber (1980), Rock the Casbah (1982), Should I Stay Or Should I Go (1982)

Coldplay
(GB, 1996)
V/P: Chris Martin G: Jonny Buckland B/K: Guy Barryman D: Will ChampionAlben: Parachutes (2000); A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002); X&Y (2005); Viva La Vida or Death and all his Friends (2008); Mylo Xyloto (2011); Ghost Stories (2014); A Head Full of Dreams (2015)

Hits: Yellow (2000); In My Place (2002); Speed of Sound (2005); Viva La Vida (2008); Paradise (2011); Princess of China (2012); Atlas (2013); A Sky Full of Stars (2014); Adventure of a Lifetime (2015); Hymn for the Weekend (2015); Something Just Like This (2017)

Commodores, The (USA, 1968)TRO: William King D: Walter Orange SX: J.D. Nicholas

G: Thomas McClary B: Ronald LaPread SX: Lionel Richie K: Milan Williams († 2006)

Alben: Machine Gun (1974); Caught in the Act (1975); Movin’ On (1975); Hot on the Tracks (1976); Zoom (1977); Natural High (1978); Midnight Magic (1979); Heroes (1980); In the Pocket (1981); Commodores 13 (1983); Nightshift (1985); United (1986); Rock Solid (1988); XX No Tricks (1993)

Hits: Slippery When Wet (1975); Sweet Love (1975); Just to Be Close to You (1976); Easy (1977); Brick House (1977); Too Hot Ta Trot (1977); Three Times a Lady (1978); Still (1979); Lady (1981); Nightshift (1985)

Creedence Clearwater Revival „CCR“ (USA, 1967-1972)V/G: John Fogerty B: Stu Cook D: Doug Clifford

EX: G: Tom Fogerty

AlbenCreedence Clearwater Revival (1968); Bayou Country (1969); Green River (1969); Willy and the Poor Boys (1969); Cosmo‘s Factory (1970); Pendulum (1970); Mardi Gras (1972), Chronicle Vol. One #59 (1976)

Hits: Suzi Q (1968); Proud Mary (1969); Bad Moon Rising (1969); Green River (1969); Down on the Corner (1969); Travelin’ Band (1970); Up Around the Bend (1970); Lookin’ Out My Back Door (1970); Hey Tonight (1971); Sweet Hitch-Hiker (1971); I Heard it Through the Grapevine (1976)

Cream
(GB, 1966-1968)
V/G: Eric Clapton V/B: Jack Bruce † 2014 D: Ginger Baker † 2019Alben: Fresh Cream (1966); Disraeli Gears (1967); Wheels of Fire (1968); Goodbye (1969)

Hits: I Feel Free (1966); Sunshine of Your Love (1968); White Room (1968); Crossroads (1969); Badge (1969)

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (GB/USA, 1968-2016)V/G: David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Neil YoungAlbenCrosby, Stills & Nash (1969); Déjà Vu (1970); Four Way Street (1971); So Far (1974); CSN (1977); Daylight Again (1982); American Dream (1988); After the Storm (1994); Looking Forward (1999)

Hits: Marrakesh Express (1968); Ohio (1970); Woodstock (1970); Teach Your Children (1970); Just a Song Before I Go (1977); Wasted on the Way (1982); Southern Cross (1982)

Cure, The
(GB, 1978)
V/G: Robert Smith G: Porl Thomson B: Simon Gallup D: Jason Cooper

EX: V/B: Michael Demsey D/K: L. Tulhurst K: Roger O‘Donnell D: Boris Williams, Andy Anderson † 2019

Alben: Three Imaginary Boys (1979); Seventeen Seconds (1980); Faith (1981); Pornographic (1982); Japanese Whispers (Compilation, 1983); The Top (1984); The Head on the Door (1985); Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me (1987); Disintegration (1989); Wish (1992); Wild Mood Swings (1996); Galore (Compilation, 1997); Bloodflowers (2000); The Cure (2004); 4:13 Dream (2008)

HitsBoys Don‘t Cry (1979); A Forest (1980); The Walk (1983); The Love Cats (1983); The Caterpillar (1984); In Between Days (1985); Close to Me (1985); Lullaby (1989); Lovesong (1989); Pictures of You (1990); Never Enough (1990); High (1992); Friday I’m in Love (1992)

Deep Purple (GB, 1968)V: Ian Gillan G: Steve Morse B: Roger Glover D: Ian Paice K: Don Airey V: Rod Evans

EX: G: Ritchie Blackmore B: Nick Simper K: Jon Lord † 2012 V: David Coverdale V/B: Glenn Hughes V: Joe Lynn Turner

AlbenShades of Deep Purple (1968); The Book of Taliesyn (1968); Deep Purple III (1969); Deep Purple in Rock (1970); Fireball (1971); Machine Head (1972); Who Do We Think We Are (1973); Burn (1974); Stormbringer (1974); Come Taste the Band (1975); Perfect Strangers (1984); The House of Blue Light (1987); Slaves and Masters (1990); The Battle Rages On (1993); Purpendicular (1996); Abandon (1998); Bananas (2003); Rapture of the Deep (2005); Now What? (2013); Infinite (2017); Whoosh! (2020)

Hits: Hush (1968); Speed King (1970); Black Night (1970); Child in Time (1970); Strange Kind of a Woman (1971); Fireball (1971); Smoke on the Water (1972); Highway Star (1972); Woman from Tokyo (1973); Mistreated (1974); Burn (1974)

Def Leppard (GB, 1977)V: Joe Elliott G: Phil Collen, Vivian Campbell B: Rick Savage D: Rick Allen

EX: G. Pete Willis, Steve Clark † 1991

Alben: On Through the Night (1980); High N’ Dry (1981); Pyromania (1983); Hysteria (1987); Adrenalize (1992); Retro Active (Live, 1993); Slang (1996); Euphoria (1999); X (2002); Yeah! (2006); Songs From the Sparkle Lounge (2008); Mirror Ball (Live, 2011); Def Leppard (2015)

Hits: Animal (1987); Armageddon It (1987); Pour Some Sugar On Me (1987); Love Bites (1988); Let’s Get Rocked (1992); Two Steps Behind (Soundtrack von „Last Action Hero“, 1993); When Love & Hate Collide (1995)

Depeche Mode
(GB, 1980)
V: Dave Gahan K: Andrew Fletcher G/B/K: Martin Gore

EX: K: Vince Clarke D: Alan Wilder, Christian Eigner

Alben: Speak & Spell (1981); A Broken Frame (1982); Construction Time Again (1983); Some Great Reward (1984); Black Celebration (1986); Music For the Masses (1987); 101 (1988); Violator (1990); Songs of Faith and Devotion (1993); Ultra (1997); Exciter (2001); Playing the Angel (2005); Sounds of the Universe (2009); Delta Machine (2013); Spirit (2017)

Hits: Just Can’t Get Enough (1981); Everything Counts (1983); People Are People (1984); Master and Servant (1984); Blasphemous Rumours (1984); Shake the Disease (1985); It’s Called a Heart (1985); Stripped (1986); A Question of Time (1986); Strangelove (1987); Never Let Me Down Again (1987); Personal Jesus (1989); Enjoy the Silence (1990); I Feel You (1993); Walking in My Shoes (1993); It‘s No Good (1997); Barrel of a Gun (1997); Only When I Lose Myself (1998); Dream On (2001); Something to Do (2004); Precious (2005); Martyr (2006); Wrong (2009); Heaven (2013); Should Be Higher (2013)

Dire Straits (GB, 1977-1995)V/G: Mark Knopfler K: Alan Clark, Guy Fletcher B: John Illsley

EX: G: David Knopfler, Hal Lindes D: Pick Withers, Terry Williams

Alben: Dire Straits (1978); Communiqué (1979); Making Movies (1980); Love over Gold (1982); Brothers in Arms (1985); Money for nothing (1988); On Every Street (1991)

Hits: Sultans of Swing (1979); Romeo and Juliet (1981); Private Investigations (1982); Money for Nothing (1985); Brothers in Arms (1985); Calling Elvis (1991)

Doors, The (USA, 1965-1973)V: Jim Morrison † 1971 G: Robby Krieger D: John Densmore K: Ray Manzarek † 2013 AlbenThe Doors #42 (1967); Strange Days (1967); Waiting For the Sun (1968); The Soft Parade (1969); Morrison Hotel (1970); Absolutely Live (1970); Doors 13 (1970); L.A. Woman (1971); Other Voices (1971); Full Circle (1972); An American Prayer (1978)

Hits: Light My Fire (1967); The End (1967); Hello, I Love You (1968); Touch me (1968); Riders On the Storm (1971)

Dream Theater
(USA, 1985)
V: James LaBrie G: John Petrucci B: John Myung K: Jordan Rudess D: Mike Portnoy

EX: V: Charles Dominici K: Kevin Moore

Alben: When Day and Dream Unite (1989); Images and Words (1992); Awake (1994); A Turbulence (2002); Train of Thought (2003); Octavarium (2005); Systematic Chaos (2007); Black Clouds & Silver Linings (2009); A Dramatic Turn of Events (2011); Dream Theater (2013); The Astonishing (2016); Distance Over Time (2019)
Duran Duran (GB, 1978)V/G: Simon Le Bon G: Dominic Brown B: John Taylor D: Roger Taylor K: Nick Rhodes

EX: G: Andy Taylor, Warren Cuccurullo

Alben: Duran Duran (1981); Rio (1982); Seven and the Ragged Tiger (1983); Notorious (1986); Big Thing (1988); Liberty (1990); Duran Duran – The Wedding Album (1993); Thank You (1995); Medazzaland (1997); Pop Trash (2000); Astronaut (2004); Red Carpet Massacre (2007); All You Need Is Now (2010); Paper Gods (2015)

Hits: Girls on Film (1981); Hungry Like a Wolf (1982); Save a Prayer (1982); Is There Something I Should Know? (1983); The Reflex (1984); The Wild Boys (1984); A View to a Kill (1985 für James Bond 007 „Im Angesichts des Todes“); Notorious (1986); Ordinary World (1993). Weitere beste Rock Bands E-K findet ihr auf den folgenden Seiten.

 

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Beste Rock Bands aller Zeiten - größte Rockbands der Welt