Alphabet of Music - B

The rules are fairly simple. You post your top 5 bands or musical artists beginning with the letter B. Singers whose first name begins with B please. So Barry White is acceptable but Kate Bush isn’t. Bands that start with Their is fine as long as the second word begins with a B.
5 points for your number one. 4 points for your number two and so on.

Here’s the results from ‘A’

1st Aphex Twin 75 Points

2nd Arcade Fire 47 Points

3rd Afghan Whigs 41 Points

4th At the Drive in 25 points

5th ABBA 22 points

  • A tribe called Quest 22 Points

7th A winged victory for the sullen 21 points

  • and you will know us by the… 21 points

  • Autechre 21 points

10th Alice in Chains 18 points

4 Likes
  1. Boards of Canada
  2. Blanck Mass
  3. Bjork
  4. Burial
  5. Blur

ooof, too many good people beginning with B

Bruce Springsteen
Blyth Power
Black Sabbath
Boards Of Canada
Bob Mould

1 Like

‘Their’ should read ‘The’ on the 4th line.

Bicep
Battles
Blood Orange
Bjork
Bon Iver

1 Like

Boards of Canada
Bill Callahan
Brian Eno
Broadcast
Built to Spill

Sorry Boredoms, Bjork, Bing & Ruth, Brambles, Beastie Boys, Beach Boys, Books, Broken Social Scene, Battles…

1 Like

Björk
Brian Eno
The Beach Boys
Burial
Boards of Canada

Jeez – no Blur, Breeders, Battles, Blondie, Black Flag, Bobby Womack…

1 Like

B’s a right bastard, innit?

  1. Boards Of Canada
  2. Broadcast
  3. Björk
  4. The Black Dog
  5. Babybird / Baby Bird

…and 20 other amazing Bs that just didn’t quite make the cut: The Blue Nile, Bobby Krlic, Barry Adamson, Biosphere, Bibio, Ben Lukas Boysen, Ben Chatwin, Brian Eno, Bill Withers, Bon Iver, Bill Callahan, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Beastie Boys, The Beatles, Beck, Blanck Mass, Baroness, The Beta Band, Black Box Recorder, The Birthday Party

2 Likes

Bright Eyes
Blur
Belle & Sebastian
The Beta Band
British Sea Power

2 Likes

It really is!

Bob Dylan
Beach Boys
Bruce Springsteen
Beatles
Boards of Canada

1 Like
  1. Bruce Springsteen
  2. Blur
  3. British Sea Power
  4. Blondie
  5. Be Your Own PET
1 Like

British Sea Power
Bon Iver
Boards of Canada
Björk
Big Thief

1 Like

Bruce Springsteen
Beatles
Belle & Sebastian
Bob Dylan
Blur

This alphabetising people by first name thing is physically painful.

4 Likes

Sorry! :rofl:

1 Like

…and I live in Devon too!

1 Like

Where to?

Plymouth

1 Like

I’m between Salcombe and Kingsbridge!

1 Like

Marlborough?

1 Like