The Pretty Things Similar Artists

The Electric Prunes - 97% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Christian & Gospel
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists Vinyl CDs

Formed in Los Angeles, California, USA in 1965, the Electric Prunes originally consisted of Jim Lowe (San Luis Obispo, California, USA; vocals, guitar, autoharp), Ken Williams (b. Long Beach, California, USA; lead guitar), James ‘Weasel’ Spagnola (b. Cleveland, Ohio, USA; guitar), Mark Tulin (b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; bass) and Michael Weakley aka Quint ( Read more

Small Faces - 84% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Formed in London during 1965, this mod-influenced group initially comprised Steve Marriott (30 January 1947, London, England, d. 20 April 1991, Essex, England; vocals, guitar), Ronnie Lane aka ‘Plonk’ (b. Ronald Frederick, Lane, 1 April 1946, Plaistow, London, England, d. 4 June 1997, Trinidad, Colorado, USA; bass/vocals), Jimmy Winston (b. James Langwith, 20 April Read more

The Move - 84% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Formed in 1966 in the Cedar Club from the ashes of several Birmingham beat groups, the original Move comprised Roy Wood (Roy Adrian Wood, 8 November 1946, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England; vocals/guitar), Carl Wayne (b. Colin David Tooley, 18 August 1943, Birmingham, England, d. 31 August 2004, England; vocals), Chris ‘Ace’ Kefford (b. 10 December 1946, Birmingha Read more

The Chocolate Watchband - 82% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

West Coast Pop Art Exp. Band - 80% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

Love - 76% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Folk Funk Music Videos & Concerts Country & Bluegrass
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

For many, the doyens of Los Angeles progressive rock in the 60s, brilliantly erratic and producers of one of the most beautiful albums ever made: Forever Changes. Love were formed in 1965 out of the ashes of the Grass Roots, and comprised former Byrds road manager Bryan MacLean (25 September 1946, Los Angeles, California, USA, d. 25 December 1998, Los Angeles, California, US Read more

Spirit - 76% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Kaleidoscope - 75% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Moby Grape - 75% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists Vinyl CDs

The legend that continues to grow and grow around this memorable late 60s San Francisco, California, USA band is mainly based on their magnificent debut album, which fans vainly willed them to repeat. This iconoclastic but sometimes shambling unit was formed in September 1966, with the seminal line-up of Alexander ‘ Skip’ Spence (18 April 1946, Windsor, Ontario, Ca Read more

Country Joe & The Fish - 71% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Folk Country & Bluegrass Documentaries Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Blu-ray DVDs Vinyl

Formed in Berkeley, California, USA, in 1965, this imaginative quintet began life as the Instant Action Jug Band. Former folk singer Country Joe McDonald (1 January 1942, El Monte, California, USA) established the band with guitarist Barry Melton (b. 1947, Brooklyn, New York, USA), the only musicians to remain in the line-up throughout its turbulent history. Part of a politi Read more

13th Floor Elevators - 69% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Formed in Austin, Texas, USA in 1965, this influential psychedelic rock band evolved from the nucleus of the Lingsmen, a popular local attraction. The original line-up included Stacey Sutherland (guitar), Benny Thurman (bass), John Ike Walton (drums) and Max Rainey (vocals), but the latter was replaced by Roky Erickson (Roger Kynard Erickson, 15 July 1947, Dallas, Texas, USA Read more

The Byrds - 69% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Folk Music & Radio
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl Blu-ray Books DVDs

Originally formed as a trio, the Jet Set, this seminal band featured Jim (Roger) McGuinn (James Joseph McGuinn, 13 July 1942, Chicago, Illinois, USA; vocals/lead guitar), Gene Clark (b. Harold Eugene Clark, 17 November 1944, Tipton, Missouri, USA, d. 24 May 1991, Sherman Oaks, California, USA; vocals, tambourine, rhythm guitar) and David Crosby (b. David Van Cortlandt, 14 Au Read more

The Litter - 69% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s 1990s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists Vinyl CDs

Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, Denny Waite (Dennis Waite; vocals/organ), Tom Caplan (lead guitar), Dan Rinaldi (rhythm guitar/vocals), Jim Kane (b. James Worthington Kane III; bass) and Tom Murray (drums) won cult acclaim for the impressive 1966 release Distortions. Inspired by British favourites the Who, Spencer Davis Group and Yardbirds, the Litter drew material fro Read more

The Seeds - 67% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Quicksilver Messenger Service - 65% match to The Pretty Things

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Of all the bands that came out of the San Francisco area during the late 60s Quicksilver typified most the style, attitude and sound of that era. The original band in 1964 comprised Dino Valenti (Chester Powers, 7 October 1937 (1943 is also cited), Danbury, Connecticut, USA, d. 16 November 1994, Santa Rosa, California, USA; vocals), John Cipollina (b. 24 August 1943, Berkel Read more


Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results