Your Top 5 ‘The’ Bands

Everyone loves a Top 5. It’s time for the DiS user all-time Top 5 bands/artists/musicians beginning with the word ‘The’… go!

  1. The Field
  2. The Radio Dept.
  3. The Knife
  4. The Embassy
  5. The Tough Alliance
  1. The The
  2. The Band
10 Likes

The Blur

3 Likes

Mott The Hoople
Murray The Hump
And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead

2 Likes

The Walkmen

1 Like

I think I’d have to say The Best of The Beatles

4 Likes

someone do a top 5 Thee bands

1 Like

The Wee Papa Girl Rappers

2 Likes

Thee Replacements

Larry David and The Hipsters

  1. The Smashing Pumpkins
  2. The Afghan Whigs / The Twilight Singers
  3. The Flaming Lips
  4. The Mars Volta
  5. The Antlers

What a list!

The smashing pumpkins
The black heart procession
The microphones
The wrens
The beach boys

1 Like
  1. The Music
4 Likes

The Pixies
The Swans
The Happy Mondays
The Editors
The Manic Street Preachers

Great bunch of Thees :+1:

3 Likes

The Beatles
The Cure
The Smiths
The Clash
The National

1 Like

What’s the best place to start with them? I can’t remember which one but I think one of my favorite bands cited them as an influence.

I knew I was going to forget someone, and of course it was the most consistently great band of the past decade and a half. The new album is aging really well.

1 Like

They are pretty much all good, very consistent band ‘amore del tropico’ is probably their biggest album, has a slightly different Latin American vibe to it, ‘3’ Is probably considered the best of their standard ones, six is the one I listen to the most

Best songs:
When we reach the hill
Broken world
Even theives couldn’t lie

1 Like

The band I most stole my guitar style from

Their albums always seem to get better with time.

Yeah for Murray the Hump !