What is considered 'Dad Rock' in 2024 may surprise you.

Father's Day falls on Sunday, June 16th. If you're uncertain about what to get your dad for the occasion, consider purchasing an album from Michigan's ultimate dad rock band.

Merchoid surveyed 3000 Americans to determine the top dad rock bands, and they are as follows,

  1. Nickelback
  2. Van Halen & Blink 182 tie for #2 spot
  3. Red Hot Chili Peppers
  4. Nirvana
  5. Linkin Park
  6. Guns N' Roses
  7. Coldplay
  8. Bon Jovi
  9. Limp Bizkit

Does this list make you feel old? How did Guns N' Roses, Nirvana, and Limp Bizkit become dad rock?

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What band on the list is Michigan's ultimate dad rock band?

Michigan's ultimate dad rock band is tied for the number 2 position on the list, and it is not Blink 182.

Van Halen has been named Michigan's ultimate dad rock band.


Do you see your dad's musical taste on the map above or your own?

The Merchoid survey also determined the most popular songs from the above dad rock artists,


There you have it, your soundtrack for Father's Day 2024.

There is still time for you to order your dad a new Red Hot Chili Peppers shirt, he will be the hit of the retirement home.

Happy Father's Day.

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