Bands/Musicians Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster

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List of Fat Wreck Chords artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Fat Wreck Chords roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Fat Wreck Chords 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 Fat Wreck Chords 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 Fat Wreck Chords.

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$wingin' Utter$ is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Street punk, Folk rock, Punk rock Swingin' Utters is a Californian punk rock band that formed in the late 1980s. After a seven-year hiatus, the band reformed in 2010 and have since released three more records.

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88 Fingers Louie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Punk rock 88 Fingers Louie is a band from Chicago, Illinois which was formed in 1993. They played a style of hardcore punk, melodic hardcore, and punk rock. After disbanding in 1999, guitarist Dan ...more

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Aaron Abeyta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska punk, Skate punk, Jazz Aaron Abeyta, better known as El Hefe or simply Hefe, from el Jefe is the lead guitarist and trumpet player for the California punk band NOFX. He started playing guitar at the age of 13, but he ...more

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Against Me! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Folk rock, Alternative rock, Punk rock Against Me! is a punk rock band formed in Gainesville, Florida, in 1997 by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace. Since 2002 the band's lineup has also included guitarist James Bowman and ...more

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American Steel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
American Steel Punk rock American Steel is an American punk rock band formed in 1995 in Oakland, California. When offered their first show, the group took their name from the block-long sign on the warehouse across the ...more

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Anti‐Flag is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Anarcho-punk, Punk rock Anti-Flag are an American punk rock band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The band is well known for political activism, focusing on anti-war activism, anti-imperialism, class struggle, human ...more

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Ara Babajian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Punk rock Ara Babajian is an American drummer who has been a member of such bands as Leftöver Crack and The Slackers. Ara is of Armenian descent, and is named after Ara, an Armenian king. Together ...more

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Avail is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Melodic hardcore, Punk rock, Post-hardcore Avail was a punk rock band from Richmond, Virginia. Originally from Reston, Va. the band formed in 1987, its members including Joe Banks, Doug Crosby, Brien Stewart, and Mikey Warstler. The only ...more

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Bad Astronaut is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Punk rock Bad Astronaut is an American indie/alternative rock band founded in 2000 by Joey Cape, singer from Lagwagon. In Bad Astronaut, Joey Cape explores a new style of pop, with lyrics often about deep ...more

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Banner Pilot is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Punk rock Banner Pilot is a punk band from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Their music is heavily influenced by acts such as Jawbreaker, The Lawrence Arms, Screeching Weasel, and Hot Water Music.

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Bill Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock, Hardcore punk John William "Bill" Stevenson is an American musician and record producer. He is the drummer, main songwriter, and the only constant for the California punk rock group Descendents ...more

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Bracket is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Power pop, Alternative rock Bracket is an American rock band from Forestville, California formed in 1992. The lineup consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Marty Gregori, bassist and backing vocalist Zack Charlos, drummer ...more

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Brandon Barnes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Metalcore, Melodic hardcore Brandon Barnes is an American musician and producer from Denver, Colorado. He is best known as the drummer for the punk rock band, Rise Against. Brandon is also a strict vegetarian, an animal ...more

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Brendan Kelly is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Brendan Kelly is the bassist/vocalist of Chicago-based punk band The Lawrence Arms, as well as guitarist/lead vocalist in The Falcon and Brendan Kelly and the Wandering Birds. Kelly's former ...more

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Bullet Treatment is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Bullet Treatment Hardcore punk Bullet Treatment is a hardcore/punk band based out of Los Angeles, California. Their latest album/EP "Ex-Breathers" was released on Basement Records. They also have released music on ...more

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Chixdiggit is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Rock music, Power pop Chixdiggit is a pop punk band formed in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The idea of the band was conceived by three high-school students in 1990 when they started making band t-shirts for the as yet ...more

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Chris Barker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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Chris Flippin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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Cinder Block is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock, Hardcore punk Cinder Block is an American punk rock vocalist and visual artist. Cinder sang for Fat Wreck Chords band, Tilt from 1992 to 2001. She sang with all-girl band Fabulous Disaster for a short time. ...more

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Citizen Fish is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska punk, Punk rock Citizen Fish is a ska punk band that has been together since 1990. The band often makes strong social and political statements, dealing with themes such as anti-consumerism, vegetarianism, ...more

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Cobra Skulls is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Cobra Skulls were a punk rock band originally from Reno, Nevada, but later based in the San Francisco Bay Area. During their time together they released three studio albums, five EPs, and three ...more

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Consumed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Consumed Punk rock Consumed was a punk rock band formed in 1994 from the outskirts of Nottingham, England. It primarily consisted of brothers Steve and Mike Ford who provided the songwriting, vocals and guitars ...more

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Dan Vapid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Punk rock Dan Schafer, better known by his stage name Dan Vapid, is a punk rock musician from Chicago, Illinois. He is best known for his participation in Screeching Weasel, The Riverdales, The ...more

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Dave Hause is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Dave Hause Folk rock, Alternative rock, Punk rock Dave Hause, born David Andrew Hause, March 12, 1978 is an American singer-songwriter who has played in multiple Philadelphia, PA area punk and hardcore bands. He currently performs solo as well ...more

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Dead to Me is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Dead to Me is a punk rock band from San Francisco, founded by vocalist/guitarist Jack Dalrymple, drummer Brandon Pollack and bassist/vocalist Chicken of Western Addiction. Early on, Pollack was ...more

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Derrick Plourde is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Skate punk, Punk rock Derrick William Plourde was a drummer who was born in Goleta, California. Active between 1989 and his death in 2005, he was a former member of Lagwagon, Bad Astronaut, Jaws, The Ataris, Mad ...more

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Descendents is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk The Descendents are a punk rock band formed in 1977 in Manhattan Beach, California by guitarist Frank Navetta, bassist Tony Lombardo and drummer Bill Stevenson. In 1980 they enlisted Stevenson's ...more

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Dillinger Four is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Punk rock Dillinger Four is an American punk rock band formed in 1994 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. They have released four full-length studio albums. Since 1996, the band's lineup has been Patrick Costello ...more

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Epoxies is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Punk rock The Epoxies were an American new wave band from Portland, Oregon, formed in 2000. Heavily influenced by new wave, the band jokingly described themselves as robot garage rock. Members included FM ...more

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Eric Melvin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Ska punk, Skate punk Eric Scott Melvin is an American musician and the rhythm guitarist in the California punk band NOFX. He has been in the band from its beginnings in the early 1980s to the present day. Though ...more

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Ezra Kire is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska punk, Punk rock Ezra Kire is an American musician with the punk band Morning Glory, and is an ex-member of punk bands Leftöver Crack, Choking Victim and InDK. He currently resides in New York City.

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Fabulous Disaster is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Fabulous Disaster Riot grrrl, Punk rock Fabulous Disaster was a riot grrrl band founded in 1998 out of San Francisco, California.

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face to face is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk Face to Face is a punk rock band from Victorville, California formed in 1991 by front man Trever Keith, bassist Matt Riddle and drummer Rob Kurth. The band rose to fame with their 1994 album Big ...more

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Frenzal Rhomb is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Frenzal Rhomb is an Australian punk rock band that formed in 1992, with Jason Whalley on lead vocals and rhythm guitar during this entire period. In 1996, Lindsay McDougall joined the line-up on ...more

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Good Riddance is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk Good Riddance is a punk rock band from Santa Cruz, California. They released seven full-length studio albums on Fat Wreck Chords, and their final album was a live recording of their farewell ...more

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Guns n' Wankers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Guns n' Wankers Punk rock Guns 'N' Wankers were a punk rock band, formed by ex-members of British punk band Snuff, and British rock band The Wildhearts in the early 1990s. The band consisted of Duncan Redmonds, Patrice ...more

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Hi-Standard is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Punk rock Hi-Standard was a Japanese hardcore punk band who formed in 1991. The release Making the Road sparked sold-out Japan shows and US/European tours with punk bands such as NOFX, No Use for a Name ...more

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Jack Dalrymple is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Jack Dalrymple is an American musician, hailing out of San Francisco, California, who started his music career in 1995 with his first band One Man Army. They released their first EP entitled ...more

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Jason Cruz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock Jason Alexander Cruz is the lead singer and lyricist of punk band, Strung Out, which formed in 1989 when he was 15 years old. He is also an artist, and a poet and fronts his roots Americana band ...more

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Joe Principe is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Melodic hardcore, Alternative rock, Punk rock Joe Principe is an American musician. He is the bass guitarist, backing vocalist and co-founder of the American melodic hardcore band Rise Against. He is also a Straight Edge and a strict ...more

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Joey Cape is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Acoustic music, Skate punk Randal Joseph "Joey" Cape is an American singer, songwriter and producer. Active since 1989, Cape is best known as the frontman of the California punk rock band Lagwagon. Cape released ...more

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Justin Sane is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Pop rock, Melodic hardcore Justin Cathal Geever, better known by his stage name Justin Sane is the lead guitarist and singer/songwriter of the United States-based musical group Anti-Flag, a punk rock band formed in 1988 ...more

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Kris Roe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Kris Roe Pop punk, Emo, Alternative rock

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Lagwagon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Melodic hardcore, Skate punk Lagwagon is a Californian punk rock band originally from Goleta, just outside Santa Barbara, California. They formed in 1990 and went on hiatus and reunited several times over the years. Their ...more

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Laura Jane Grace is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Alternative rock, Punk rock Laura Jane Grace is an American musician best known as the founder, lead singer, songwriter and guitarist of the punk rock band Against Me!. Starting as a solo act in 1997, Against Me! expanded ...more

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Leftöver Crack is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska punk, Ska, Anarcho-punk Leftöver Crack is an American punk rock band formed in 1998, following the breakup of Choking Victim. The band is currently signed to Fat Wreck Chords for CD releases, and Alternative ...more

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Less Than Jake is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Ska punk, Third-wave of ska Less Than Jake is an American ska punk band from Gainesville, Florida, formed in 1992. The band consists of Chris DeMakes, Roger Lima, Vinnie Fiorello, Buddy Schaub and Peter "JR" ...more

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Love Equals Death is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Alternative rock, Punk rock Love Equals Death was a punk rock band from Petaluma, California whose music drew influence from classic rock and horror punk. The group formed in 2003 and released two EPs, one compilation ...more

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Mad Caddies is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Ska punk, Punk rock The Mad Caddies are a ska punk band from Solvang, California. The band formed in 1995 and has released six full-length albums, one live album, and two EPs. The Mad Caddies sound has influences ...more

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Me First and the Gimme Gimmes is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Fat Wreck Chords Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Skate punk, Punk rock Me First and the Gimme Gimmes are a punk rock supergroup and cover band that formed in San Francisco in 1995. The Gimmes work exclusively as a cover band. The band is named after a children's ...more