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10 Of The Worst Bands & Artists Of All Time According To Stand By Your Band

Stand By Your Band is a comedy music podcast which invites comedians to defend a band with a six song playlist (listen to my 6 favourite Stand By Your Band episodes).

Think Coldplay. Nickelback. Creed…

The hosts, Tom Thakkar (The Wolf of Dog Street) and Tommy McNamara (Prince of Snarkness) score the playlist out of six. So, who are the worst bands in Stand By Your Band History (a.k.a Recine’s Ravine?). Click here to jump down to all the scores the boys have given over 5 years!

Marilyn Manson – Score: 2

311 – Score: 2.1

Limp Bizkit – Score: 2

Slipknot – Score: 0.8

3 Doors Down – Score: 1.8

Black Eyes Peas – Score: 1.5

Rob Zombie – Score: 1.9

Hannah Montana – Score: 2.1

Cherry Poppin Daddies – Score: 1.5

John Mayer – Score: 2.4

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See all the scores the boys have given over 5 years!

BandTomTommyAvgNotes
Matchbox Twenty4.554.8
ABBA5.565.8
Incubus4.514.54.5
Yellowcardn/an/aNo score!
Steely Dan4.93.74.3
Marilyn Manson222.0
Bob segar5.14.54.8
red hot chili peppers6.866.4out of 7
limp bizkit4.523.3
barenaked ladies433.5
3113.212.1
eagles4.54.54.5
Paris Hilton/Ashlee Simpson1/2.250.25/3.25out of 4
Journey4.934.0
Soulja boy43.53.8
Counting Crows5.565.8
Evanescence433.5
They Might Be Giants4.7554.9
Rancid3.7543.9
Audioslave44.44.2
Coldplay6n/aTommy not present
Tony Keith333.0
Umphrees Mcgee43.53.8
Pink4.754.54.6
Maroon 54.623.3
Foo Fighters4.84.754.8
Hilary Duff2.564.3
Macklemore3.753.753.8
Third Eye Blind5.534.3
Fun333.0
Good Charlotte2.7532.9
Kid Rock2.522.3
The Killers4.544.3
Sublime Live3.86
Vampire Weekend5.94.35.1
Justin Bieber3.522.8
Mighty Mighty Bosstones32.52.8
Fall Out Boy4.75.14.9“+”0.1 Year of generosity
Chumbawumba544.5
Kings Of Leon2.93.13.0“+”0.1 Year of generosity
Panic at the Disco3.94.64.3
Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame2.753.253.00.25 year of generosity
Creed43.253.60.25 year of generosity
Blues Traveler2.753.250.25 year of generosity
Weezer3.755.25
Garth Brooks54.754.90.25 year of generosity
Slipknot1.500.8Year of generosity, still have a zero as they would like that
Taylor Swift (anniversary)3.664.80.15 year of generosity
Reggae Covers352630.5out of 40 (inches dick hardness)
Billy Joel56.255.60.25 year of generosity
3 Doors Down1.751.751.80.25 year of generosity
Oasis45.54.80.25 year of generosity
Will Smith444.0
Tom Waits3.533.33 puddings, year of puddings/year of jellos
Rush3.53.753.6year of banana pudding but scored stayed the same
Black eyed peas211.5
Pitbull45.74.9year of smoothies, 2 points
Taking Back Sunday4.365.2year of smoothies, 2 points. Tom year of juice so -0.5
Blink 182565.5summer of wisdom, stays the same wise to choose them, year of stupidy for Tom +0.3
Sugar Ray4.7544.4
Toto4.234.234.2
Henry Rollins3.2533.1
Train0.0
UB40534.0
Britney Spears4.9523.5
My Chemical Romance5.2555.1
Spin Doctors3.822.9
Everclear4.2533.6
Jessica Simpson4.53.54.0
N.E.R.D55.55.3
Nsync4.52.53.5
Rob Zombie1.7521.9year of spookaucity, score unaffected
AFI4.2544.1
Chainsmokers4n/a6 out of 7 Tim McLaughlin
Dave Matthews Band5.7544.9
Bobby Condin555.0
Ja Rule4.53.54.0
Katy Perry3.53.63.6
The Feelers3.7533.4
The Feelers again666.0
Mumford and Sons4.2544.1
Asher Roth3.522.8
Cher666.0
Matisyahu4.2512.6year of sangria
The Offspring3.433.2
Alkaline Trio565.5honour our lord satin 6 out of 6 out of 6
Hannah Montana2.2522.1
Sheryl crow4.255.254.8
Aerosmith454.5
Staind3.252
Sammy Hagar5.53.754.6
Cherry Poppin Daddies11.9981.5the most 1998 shit Tommy’s ever heard
Spice Girls4.7533.9
Jack Johnson544.5
All American Rejects5.2544.6
Summer jams0.0no score!
Jack johnson
Ben Folds65.55.8
Shaggy54.4874.7
Jimmy Buffet43.53.8
John Mayer3.7512.4
Kenny Chesney454.5
It’s My Life, Jon Bon Jovi0.750.80.8out of 1
Lindsay Lohan2.564.3
Cake4.554.8
Peter Frampton4.53.54.0
Taylor Swift45.54.8
Coldplay0.0
Lou Bega555.0
MC hammer0.0
Stan Rogers666.0
The Lumineers
BTS676.5scared of the army, Tommy one for each member
Smashing Pumpkins666.0
Counting Crows Part 24.7565.4
Art Garfunkel100.5out of 10
Cats0.0
Ariana Grande5.2555.1
Alan Jackson0.0no score!
Humphrey Mcgee
Eve 6544.5
Ozzy Osbourne5.5666335.8
Jewel5.544.8
Chicago4.52.3
Sum 413.333.53.4
New Kids on the Block31.5
Smash Mouth4.554.8
DMX5.2555.1
Father John Misty666.0
Diddy5.25.25.2
Future3.533.3
Fifth Harmony4.533.8Rated out of harmonies, i.e how many band members they like
Jason Mraz3.7533.4
New Found Glory444.0
Dashboard Confessional4.57.86.2
Moonstruck Soundtrack63.0
Courtney Love/hole5.55.255.4
Jimmy Eat World5.7555.4
ICP3.7512.4
Franz Ferdinand5.754.755.3
Bobby Wilson Pickett66535.5
Meatloaf343.5
Imagine Dragons2.522.3
Less Than Jake4.2544.1
Creed 20.0
U23.754.54.1
Gin Blossoms55.55.3
Sublime0.0
Wrestling Album0.0
Allison Lieby232.5Tommy – father son and holy spirit
Screaming Music43.53.8
Milli vanilli3.753.53.6
Raffi4.2544.1
JawbreakerAppreciation episode
The Hold Steady666.0
Kraftwerk4.754.54.6
Rap Sidekicks777.07 songs
Jim Croce666.0
G Love And Special Sauce433.5
Stereolab666.0
Leonard Cohen666.0
Tool54.64.8
Squeeze0.0
Misfits4.244.1in spirit of holiday
Grateful Dead4.733.9
Linkin Park5.54.55.0
Rent3.751.9
Hall And Oates5.255.255.3
Faith No More4.253.754.0
Warren zevon666.0
B2K4.644.3
Sarah McLaughlin4.854.9
Phish4.533.8
D122.753.1523.0Tribute to the film the fanatic
Josie and the Pussycats4.64.754.7
Drive By Truckers0.0
Kelly Rowland4.24.54.4
Dave Matthew Band544.5
T-Pain454.5
Drake5.555.3
Donde – Kanye West0.0no score
Fergie2.751.52.1
Kiss3.753.53.6
Michael Bubléno score
Tom PettyAppreciation episode
Chopin4.955

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