Bands/Musicians Combat Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Combat Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Combat Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Combat Records bands and artists are all listed here with information such as what genre the bands fall under and what albums they're known for. If you're looking for any of these Combat Records band's full discographies then click on their name and you can find them here on Ranker. The artists and bands on this list might be pop, rap, rock, electronic or any other genre, but what they all have in common is that they were signed by Combat Records.

List is made up of a variety of artists, including Megadeth and Dave Mustaine.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best Combat Records bands?" and "Which artists are signed by Combat Records?"

If any musical artists are missing from this Combat Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (42 items)

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Abattoir is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Power metal, Speed metal Abattoir were an American speed metal band, founded in 1982. Juan Garcia, and Steve Gaines went on to be involved in other important metal bands Such as Evildead, and Tactics.

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Agent Steel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal Agent Steel is an American speed metal band from Los Angeles, California that was formed in 1984 by singer John Cyriis, and drummer Chuck Profus. The band released two full length albums, and ...more

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Agnostic Front is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk Agnostic Front is an American crossover thrash band, formed in 1980. The band began playing hardcore punk similar to their contemporaries, and were thrust to the forefront of the burgeoning New ...more

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At All Cost is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Groove metal, Metalcore At All Cost was an American groove metal/metalcore band from Austin, Texas.

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Barry Donegan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Noise music, Experimental music Michael Barry Donegan is an American singer, songwriter, writer, political activist, and political candidate best known as the lead singer of the rock band Look What I Did. He is also working on ...more

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Blind Illusion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Heavy metal Blind Illusion is an American progressive thrash metal band from Richmond, California. Formed in 1979 by lead guitarist and main songwriter Marc Biedermann, the band had an extremely unstable ...more

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Bolt Thrower is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Heavy metal, Grindcore Bolt Thrower are a British death metal band from Coventry, England. They formed in 1986 and released their first album with Vinyl Solution in 1988. The band then shifted to a new record label, ...more

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Carcass is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
D-beat, Goregrind, Melodic death metal Carcass are a British extreme metal band from Liverpool, who formed in 1985 and disbanded in 1995. A reformation was enacted in 2007 without one of its original members, drummer Ken Owen, due to ...more

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Circle Jerks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Heavy metal, Alternative rock Circle Jerks were an American hardcore punk band, formed in 1979 in Los Angeles, California. The group was founded by former Black Flag vocalist Keith Morris and Red Kross guitarist Greg Hetson. ...more

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Confessor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Progressive metal Confessor is a doom metal band from North Carolina, United States. By their technically complex interpretation of traditional doom style, they are also a well-known name within progressive metal ...more

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Cyclone Temple is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Alternative metal Cyclone Temple was a thrash metal band formed from the remnants of Znöwhite, in Chicago, Illinois. The 2 key members responsible for producing Znöwhite's 'Act of God' Scott Schafer and ...more

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Dark Angel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Heavy metal Dark Angel is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. Their over-the-top style earned them the nickname "the L.A. Caffeine Machine". Although Dark Angel had not ...more

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Dave Mustaine is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Heavy metal David Scott "Dave" Mustaine is an American musician. He was the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal band Metallica and is the co-founder, rhythm and lead guitarist, ...more

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Death is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Technical death metal Death was an American metal band from Orlando, Florida, founded in 1983 by guitarist and vocalist Chuck Schuldiner. Death is considered to be one of the most influential bands in heavy metal and ...more

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Exodus is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal Exodus is an American thrash metal band formed in 1980 in Richmond, California. Spanning a career of 35 years, Exodus has gone through numerous lineup changes, two extended hiatuses, and the ...more

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Forbidden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Groove metal Forbidden was a thrash metal band from the San Francisco Bay Area. Formed in 1985 as Forbidden Evil, the group was founded by Russ Anderson and Craig Locicero, who are both permanent members. ...more

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Gar Samuelson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Jazz Gary C. "Gar" Samuelson was a drummer best remembered for his work with the thrash metal band Megadeth from 1984 to 1987, contributing to their first two albums. He is considered as ...more

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Gary Holt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal Gary Wayne Holt is an American guitarist from the San Francisco Bay Area. He is the guitarist and main songwriter for the American thrash metal band Exodus and is also the touring guitarist for ...more

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Greg Handevidt is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Greg Handevidt was born in 1965 in Concord, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. His family later moved to Jackson, Minnesota where he met David Ellefson when they were 10 years old. ...more

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Heathen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Power metal Heathen is an American thrash metal band originating from the San Francisco Bay Area, founded in 1984 by guitarist Lee Altus and drummer Carl Sacco. They have released three albums, Breaking the ...more

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Helstar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Power metal Helstar is a heavy metal band from Houston, Texas, formed in 1982. They were an influential force in the American Power metal genre emerging in the mid-80s.

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Horse the Band is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Nintendocore, Mathcore Horse the Band is a band from Lake Forest, California who are best known for their 8-bit Nintendo-influenced sound combined with metalcore. Frontman Nathan Winneke once jokingly described their ...more

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James Rivera is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal James Rivera is a heavy metal singer; he was the singer for Seven Witches between 2002 and 2005. As of May 2007, he has been a metal frontman for twenty-four years and has recorded fourteen ...more

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Keith Morris is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Melodic hardcore, Punk rock, Hardcore punk Keith Morris is an American singer and songwriter known for his role as frontman of the hardcore punk bands Black Flag, Circle Jerks, and Off!. Born and raised in Hermosa Beach, California, he ...more

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Larry LaLonde is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Fusion Reid Laurence "Larry" LaLonde is an American musician best known as the guitarist for Primus, a position that he has served since 1989. Previously, he played guitar for the groups ...more

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Lee Altus is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Industrial metal, Heavy metal Lee Altus, born 13 May 1966 in Odessa, Ukrainian SSR, is an American heavy metal guitarist. Altus first came to public attention in the mid-80s with his original band, Heathen, where Altus ...more

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Look What I Did is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Mathcore, Heavy metal Look What I Did is an American post-hardcore band, formed in 2001 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The music combines elements of jazz/fusion, hardcore, metal, and progressive pop punk. The band is ...more

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Mark Linkous is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Bluegrass, Alternative country Mark Linkous was an American singer, songwriter and musician, best known as leader of Sparklehorse. He was also known for his collaborations with such notable artists as Tom Waits, PJ Harvey, ...more

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Megadeth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Thrash metal, Rock music Megadeth is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. The group was formed in 1983 by guitarist Dave Mustaine and bassist David Ellefson, shortly after Mustaine's dismissal ...more

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Mercyful Fate is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Thrash metal, Progressive metal Mercyful Fate is a Danish heavy metal band from Copenhagen, formed in 1981 by vocalist King Diamond and guitarist Hank Shermann. Influenced by progressive rock and hard rock, with lyrics dealing ...more

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Morbid Angel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Death metal Morbid Angel is an American death metal band based in Tampa, Florida. UK music magazine Terrorizer ranked Morbid Angel's 1989 debut Altars of Madness first in its list "Top 40 greatest ...more

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Napalm Death is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Groove metal, Rock music, Crust punk Napalm Death are a British-American grindcore band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981. While none of its original members remain in the group, the lineup of vocalist Mark ...more

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Nick Menza is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Nick Menza is an American drummer best known for his work in Megadeth from 1989 to 1998, appearing on five of the band's studio albums.

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Nuclear Assault is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal Nuclear Assault is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed after bassist Dan Lilker left Anthrax in 1984. After releasing five full-length albums and touring relentlessly ...more

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Possessed is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Rock music, Black metal Possessed is an American death metal band, originally formed in 1983. Noted for their fast style of playing and Jeff Becerra's guttural vocals, they are routinely called the first band in the ...more

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Raven is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Raven are an English heavy metal band associated with the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. They had a hit with the single "On and On", and refer to their music as

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Rick Hunolt is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal Richard Edward "Rick" Hunolt is an American heavy metal guitarist. He is best known for being the longtime guitarist in thrash metal band Exodus. He joined the band in 1983, replacing ...more

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Savatage is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Melodic Rock, Progressive metal, Power metal Savatage is an American heavy metal band founded by the brothers Jon and Criss Oliva in 1978 at Astro Skate in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Savatage has released eleven studio albums, two live ...more

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The Accüsed is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge The Accüsed is a crossover thrash band from Seattle, Washington, founded in 1981. The band was a progenitor of the crossover style that bridged the gap between thrashcore and thrash metal, ...more

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The Beatnuts is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music The Beatnuts are a New York-based hip hop group and production duo from Queens, New York City. Its current members are JuJu and Psycho Les. JuJu is Dominican American from Corona and Psycho Les ...more

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Tigertailz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Hard rock Tigertailz are a glam metal band hailing from Cardiff, Wales. They are most famous for their 1990 album, Bezerk which made the Top 40 in the UK Albums Chart and spawned the hit singles ...more

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Tokyo Blade is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Combat Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Tokyo Blade is an English heavy metal band, active since 1982. Tokyo Blade is one of the many acts considered part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement from the late 1970s / early ...more