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The ‘Pedia Guide to Wizard Rock

New to wizard rock? Wondering just what the heck wrock is? This page serves as a brief introduction to the movement. It includes a quick explanation of what wizard rock is to get you started.

What is wizard rock?

The quick and easy answer to this question is that wizard rock is the phrase used to describe music written about or inspired by the Harry Potter series. Wizard rock bands vary in genre and subject matter as well as the perspective from which the songs are sung. The popularity of wizard rock began with the band Harry and the Potters, and thanks to their touring and band promotion, they inspired a number of other musicians to also begin performing songs about the Harry Potter book series. Other well known wizard rock bands include Draco and the Malfoys, The Whomping Willows, Tonks and the Aurors, Swish and Flick, The Mudbloods, Gred and Forge, and many many more.

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