Bands/Musicians Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster

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List of Music For Nations artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Music For Nations roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Music For Nations 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 Music For Nations 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 Music For Nations.

This list includes Kirk Hammett, Cradle of Filth and more.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Music For Nations artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (43 items)

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Acid Drinkers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal Acid Drinkers are a Polish thrash metal band formed in September 1986 in Poznań. Acid Drinkers were formed on 21 September 1986 consisting of Tomasz "Titus" Pukacki and Robert ...more

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Agent Steel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Music For Nations 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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Amplifier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Space rock, New Prog Amplifier is a rock band from Manchester, England. The band has released five albums and four EPs since its inception in 1999. Their self-titled debut album, Amplifier, was released in 2004 by ...more

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Anathema is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, New Prog Anathema are a British rock band from Liverpool. The line-up consists of singers and guitarists Vincent and Daniel Cavanagh, their brother Jamie Cavanagh at bass, siblings John and Lee Douglas, ...more

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Annihilator is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Groove metal Annihilator is a Canadian heavy metal band founded in 1984 by vocalist, guitarist, bassist, songwriter, engineer, producer, mixer, mastering engineer Jeff Waters and vocalist John Bates. They ...more

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Arcturus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Symphonic black metal, Black metal Arcturus is an avant-garde metal band formed in Norway in 1987. They named it Arcturus, after the Behenian fixed star Arcturus.

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Bang Tango is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Funk metal Bang Tango is an American funk-infused hard rock and Alternative metal band. The band was formed in 1987 in Los Angeles, California and was signed to MCA Records the same year.

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Cerebral Fix is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal Cerebral Fix are an English crossover/thrash band formed in Birmingham in 1986. They became members of the UK thrash metal and death metal scenes through four albums, three of which were on ...more

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Conny Bloom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Heavy metal Conny Bloom is the stage name for Ulf Conny Blomqvist, who is a Swedish guitarist and songwriter. He is best known as the frontman for the funk metal band, Electric Boys. Bloom also served a ...more

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Cradle of Filth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Gothic metal, Heavy metal, Extreme metal Cradle of Filth are an English extreme metal band that formed in Suffolk in 1991. The band's musical style evolved from black metal to a cleaner and more "produced" amalgam of gothic ...more

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Daniel Lloyd Davey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Gothic metal, Black metal Dani Filth is the lyricist, vocalist and founding member of the metal band Cradle of Filth.

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Demolition 23. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Demolition 23. Rock music, Glam punk, Punk rock Demolition 23. was a rock band formed in 1993 in New York by the former Hanoi Rocks frontman Michael Monroe and the ex-Star Star guitarist Jay Hening, following the ending of Monroe's Jerusalem ...more

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Dispatched is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Melodic death metal, Black metal, Blackened death metal Dispatched was a Swedish melodic death metal band from Södertälje formed in 1992.

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Electric Boys is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Funk metal, Heavy metal The Electric Boys are a funk metal band founded in Sweden in 1988, which enjoyed a cult status in Europe at the end of the decade.

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Entombed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Death 'n' roll, Heavy metal, Death metal Entombed is a Swedish death metal band which formed in 1987 under the name of Nihilist. Entombed began their career as an early pioneer of Scandinavian death metal which initially differed from ...more

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Exciter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Exciter is a Canadian speed metal band from Ottawa, Ontario. They are widely considered to be one of the first speed metal bands and a seminal influence of the thrash metal genre. Exciter have ...more

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Firebird is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Stoner rock Firebird was a British blues-rock power trio founded by Bill Steer in 1999. The music style, reminiscent of 60s rock bands such as Cream, is a radical departure from Steer's previous work with ...more

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FM is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Rock music FM are a British AOR band. In North America, they are often referred to as FMUK. They have released eleven albums to date. Two of those, Indiscreet and Tough It Out reached the UK Albums Chart, ...more

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Forgodsake is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Forgodsake Hard rock Forgodsake were a rock band from Newcastle Upon Tyne formed in 1990.

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Freak of Nature is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Freak of Nature Rock music, Grunge, Hard rock Freak of Nature was an American Hard Rock band, formed in 1992 by former White Lion lead singer Mike Tramp. The band was formed after White Lion broke up and the follow up was significantly ...more

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Godflesh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Post-metal, Industrial metal Godflesh are a British industrial metal band from Birmingham, England. They were formed in 1988 by Justin Broadrick and G.C. Green and disbanded in 2002. Godflesh's innovative music is widely ...more

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Hardcore Superstar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Glam rock Hardcore Superstar is a hard rock band from Gothenburg, Sweden. The band was formed in 1997 and continue on today. Hardcore Superstar have had several #1 hit singles, and Grammy wins in Sweden.

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Intruder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Speed metal "Intruder" is an American thrash metal band from Nashville, Tennessee. Formerly known as "Transgresser", the group began as a four-piece cover band. They saw the addition of ...more

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Jack Starr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Jack Starr Rock music, Heavy metal, Blues Jack Starr is a heavy metal and blues guitarist and songwriter born of a French mother and American father. He learned to play guitar by ear, copying the riffs of R&B records. His first ...more

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Kirk Hammett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Kirk Lee Hammett is the lead guitarist and a songwriter in the heavy metal band Metallica and has been a member of the band since 1983. Before joining Metallica he formed and named the band ...more

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Legs Diamond is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Legs Diamond Rock music, Heavy metal, Progressive rock Legs Diamond is an American rock band that has often been called "The American Deep Purple". They formed in Los Angeles, California starting with Michael "Diamond" Gargano ...more

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Magnum is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Melodic Rock, Rock music, Progressive rock Magnum are a British progressive rock band from Birmingham, England. Formed as a four piece by Tony Clarkin, Bob Catley, Kex Gorin and Bob Doyle in order to appear as the resident band at The ...more

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Mind Funk is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Grunge, Funk metal Mind Funk were an American rock band containing members of Chemical Waste and several other bands. The band was originally known as "Mind Fuck" but were forced by Epic Records to ...more

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Opeth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Thrash metal, Progressive metal Opeth is a Swedish heavy metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1990. Though the group has been through several personnel changes, singer, guitarist, and songwriter Mikael Åkerfeldt has ...more

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Paradise Lost is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, Synthpop Paradise Lost are a gothic metal band that formed in 1988 in Halifax, England and are considered by some to be one of the pioneers of the gothic metal genre. Paradise Lost has proven to be an ...more

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Romeo's Daughter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Romeo's Daughter Hard rock Romeo's Daughter are a British AOR mainstream rock band featuring Leigh Matty, Craig Joiner and Anthony Mitman. The band released two albums in 1988 and 1993 respectively. The band then reformed ...more

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Sacrilege is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Thrash metal, Crust punk Originally formed in 1984 by guitarist Damian Thompson and vocalist Lynda "Tam" Simpson Sacrilege is a female-fronted, originally Hardcore Punk, later Thrash Metal/Doom Metal band from ...more

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Sarcófago is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Technical death metal, Black metal Sarcófago was an influential Brazilian extreme metal band. They were fronted by Sepultura's original singer, Wagner Lamounier, and Geraldo Minelli. The front cover of the band's debut ...more

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Seventh Angel is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Thrash metal, Death metal Seventh Angel are a British Christian metal band that formed in 1987. The band was known for its combination of doom metal and thrash metal. According to Cross Rhythms magazine, they were ...more

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Sirrah is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Death-doom, Progressive metal, Industrial metal Sirrah is a progressive gothic metal band from Southwestern Poland. They formed in 1992, released two albums, and disbanded in 1999 due to financial issues. Their music includes elements from ...more

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Spiritual Beggars is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock Spiritual Beggars is a stoner metal band from Halmstad, Sweden, formed by Michael Amott, who is known from Arch Enemy, Carcass and Carnage. The band is heavily influenced by 70s hard rock and ...more

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Tank is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Tank is a British heavy metal band, formed in 1980 by Algy Ward, a former member of The Damned. The band is known as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. Tank was often compared ...more

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The Beyond is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Heavy metal The Beyond were a progressive metal band from Derby, England. The band performed under this name between 1988 and 1993, then under the name Gorilla from 1995 to 1998.

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Tigertailz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Music For Nations 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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Tygers of Pan Tang is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Tygers of Pan Tang are a heavy metal band, part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal wave. They formed in 1978 in Whitley Bay, England, and were active until 1987. The band reformed in 1999 ...more

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Tyketto is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Classic rock, Rock music Tyketto is a hard rock band based out of New York City. The group was put together in 1987 by former Waysted vocalist Danny Vaughn, Brooke St. James, Jimi Kennedy, and Michael Clayton completed ...more

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Waysted is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Waysted is a heavy metal band formed by the UFO bass guitarist Pete Way and the Scottish rocker Fin Muir in 1982. Recruiting Frank Noon, Ronnie Kayfield and Paul Raymond, Waysted signed to ...more

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Chrome Molly is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Music For Nations Complete Artist Roster
MatthewFrost added Chrome Molly Chrome Molly are a heavy rock band from Leicester, England. They formed in 1984, releasing four albums before splitting up in 1991. They re-formed in 2009.