Classic Hard Rock Bands: 1970-76

By | May 19, 2018

I’m a fan of mostly all music from all decades, But I find the Rock music, mostly Hard Rock, from the 70s to be interesting. This is a list I compiled of Hard Rock bands from 1970-76, They’re different styles of the Hard Rock sound and no this isn’t who I think is a hard rock artists or band, I checked on Wikipedia list of hard rock bands and AllMusic, Also added Youtube’s effect of an 8mm film to give this video a 70s feel. here’s a list of bands/artist who appear in this video.

Cactus/Captain Beyond/Golden Earring/Scorpions/UFO/Judas Priest/Uriah Heep/Wishbone Ash/Ten Years After/Free/Humble Pie/Spooky Tooth/James Gang/Mountain/Sir Lord Baltimore/Bloodrock/Budgie/West,Bruce and Laing/Santana/Steppenwolf/Argent/Focus/Rory Gallagher/Robin Trower/Jeff Beck/Beck,Bogert & Appice/Neil Young/Frijid Pink/Rare Earth/MC5/Iggy & The Stooges/Alice Cooper/Ted Nugent/Grand Funk/Blue Oyster Cult/Johnny Winter/Edgar Winter/Rick Derringer/Joe Walsh/Bachman Turner Overdrive/Guess Who/Montrose/New York Dolls/The Dictators/ZZ Top/Black Oak Arkansas/Lynyrd Skynyrd/Status Quo/Foghat/Mott The Hoople/Frank Zappa/Jethro Tull/Hawkwind/Bad Company/Heart/Runaways/Rainbow/Queen/Thin Lizzy/The Kinks/Rolling Stones/Rush/KISS/Aerosmith/AC-DC/The Who/Deep Purple/Black Sabbath/Led Zeppelin

Here’s a list of other Hard rock bands from the time who aren’t in the video:

Atomic Rooster
Ramatam (Featuring Mitch Mitchell)
Tucky Buzzard
Savoy Brown
Dust (Featuring Marky Ramone)
Elf (Featuring Ronnie James Dio)
Road (Featuring Noel Redding)
Blue Ash
Tin House
Sam Samudio
Fanny Adams
Heavy Metal Kids
Three Man Army
Mahogany Rush
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8 thoughts on “Classic Hard Rock Bands: 1970-76

  1. Albert Mag

    If you were a teen groovin to live bands in the 60's or 70's there is no fuckin way you like todays music ,,,

  2. Reginaldo R Arruda

    Dear Ethan J!!! Please! If possible…You could PLEASE let me know the name these song by (West, Bruce and Laing) ?! Thanks in advance! YOU Rocks!

  3. Reginaldo R Arruda

    Please! You could PLEASE let me know name these song by (West, Bruce and Laing) ?!! Thanks in advance! YOU Rocks!

  4. Konig Corvus

    Thanks for mentioning the Detroit bands! So often overlooked.


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