bands/musicians Factory Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Factory Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Factory Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Factory 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 Factory 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 Factory Records.

New Order and Joy Division are included on this list.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Factory Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (45 items)

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52nd Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
52nd Street Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music

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A Certain Ratio is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
A Certain Ratio Dance-punk, Alternative dance, House music

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Ad Infinitum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Ad Infinitum Synthpop, Post-punk

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Bernard Sumner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Bernard Sumner Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music

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Biting Tongues is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Biting Tongues Post-punk

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Bruce Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Bruce Mitchell New Wave, Alternative rock, Jazz

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Cabaret Voltaire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Cabaret Voltaire Acid house, Synthpop, New Wave

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Cath Carroll is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Cath Carroll Indie pop, Alternative rock, Post-punk

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Chris Joyce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Chris Joyce New Wave, Sophisti-pop, Alternative rock

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Crispy Ambulance is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Crispy Ambulance Indie rock, Post-punk

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Dave Rowbotham is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Dave Rowbotham New Wave, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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Electronic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Electronic New Wave, Madchester, Electronic music

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ESG is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
ESG No wave, Electro, Funk

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Happy Mondays is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Happy Mondays Acid house, Madchester, Electronic music

Bands That Completely Switched Genres Before Making It Big

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Ian Curtis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Ian Curtis New Wave, Gothic rock, Punk rock

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James is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
James Indie pop, New Wave, Madchester

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Joy Division is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Joy Division Punk rock, Post-punk

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Kevin Hewick is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster

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Martin Hannett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Martin Hannett New Wave, Post-punk

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Minny Pops is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Minny Pops New Wave, Electronic music, Art punk

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New Order is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
New Order Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music

The Best Rock Vocalists

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Northside is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Northside Indie, Madchester, Alternative rock

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the D... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music

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Paul Davis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Paul Davis Madchester, Alternative rock

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Peter Hook is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Peter Hook Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music

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Quando Quango is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Quando Quango New Wave, Dance music

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Revenge is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Revenge Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Industrial music

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Rowetta is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Rowetta Pop music, Rock music, Contemporary R&B

The Best Christian Alternative Rock Bands

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Section 25 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Section 25 Electro, Electronic music, Alternative dance

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Shaun Ryder is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Shaun Ryder Madchester, Alternative dance

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Space Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Space Monkeys Madchester, Alternative rock

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Stephen Morris is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Stephen Morris Synthpop, Electronic music, Alternative dance

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The Stockholm Monsters is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Stockholm Monsters Indie pop, Post-punk

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The Adventure Babies is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster

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The Distractions is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Distractions New Wave, Punk rock

15 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

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The Durutti Column is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Durutti Column Dream pop, Post-rock, Art rock

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The Invisible Girls is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Invisible Girls Synthpop, Gothic rock, Post-punk

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The Names is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Names Post-punk

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The Other Two is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Other Two Synthpop, Electronic music, Alternative dance

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The Railway Children is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Railway Children New Wave, Alternative rock

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Royal Family and the Poor is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Royal Family and the Poor

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The Wake is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Wake Indie pop, Gothic rock, Post-punk

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The Wendys is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
The Wendys Indie pop, Post-punk

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Tony Bowers is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Tony Bowers New Wave, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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Vini Reilly is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Factory Records Complete Artist Roster
Vini Reilly Post-punk