Bands/Musicians Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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Alec Empire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Industrial hip hop, Experimental rock, Breakbeat Alec Empire is a German musician who is best known as a founding member of the band Atari Teenage Riot. Also a prolific and distinguished solo artist, producer and DJ, he has released well over ...more

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Atari Teenage Riot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpunk, Electronic music, Noise music Atari Teenage Riot is a German digital hardcore group formed in Berlin in 1992. The name was taken from a Portuguese Joe song entitled "Teenage Riot" from the album "Teen-age ...more

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Babylon Zoo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Space rock, Electronic music Babylon Zoo were a British rock band formed in 1992 in Wolverhampton, England. They are best known for the song "Spaceman", which gained considerable exposure through its use in a ...more

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Barbara is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Chanson, French pop music Monique Andrée Serf, whose stage name was Barbara, was a French singer. She took her stage name from her Russian grandmother, Varvara Brodsky. Her song "L'Aigle noir" sold ...more

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Big Country is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, New Wave, Rock music Big Country is a Scottish rock band formed in Dunfermline, Fife, in 1981. The height of the band's popularity was in the early 1980s, although it retained a cult following for many years after. ...more

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Bruce Watson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Bruce Watson is a Canadian-born Scottish guitarist, best known for being a founding member of the Scottish-based rock band Big Country. In the summer of 2007, Watson played in the Skids who had ...more

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BZN is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Chanson, Pop music, Schlager music BZN was a highly successful Dutch pop music band. Combining high productivity and a disciplined work ethic with an exceptionally good feeling for what their audience liked, the band achieved a ...more

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Charlotte Gainsbourg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Electro, Folk rock, French pop music Charlotte Lucy Gainsbourg is an Anglo-French actress and singer. She is the daughter of English actress Jane Birkin and French singer and songwriter Serge Gainsbourg. After making her musical ...more

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Dalek I Love You is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Art rock Dalek I Love You were a synthpop group from Liverpool. At various points in their existence the band was also known as Dalek I. Record executives at Phonogram shortened the band's name without ...more

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David Knopfler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Jazz David Knopfler is a British rhythm guitarist, pianist, record producer and singer-songwriter. He is also a poet and book writer. He is a co-founder of the rock band Dire Straits, spending three ...more

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De Dijk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music De Dijk is a Dutch rock band which formed in 1981. The band is named after Zeedijk, a street in their hometown Amsterdam. Their music can be described as a mixture of soul, blues and rock 'n ...more

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Def Leppard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Def Leppard are an English rock band formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. Since 1992, the band has consisted of Rick Savage, Joe Elliott, Rick ...more

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Dio is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Power metal, Heavy metal Dio was an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 and led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, after he left Black Sabbath with intentions to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, ...more

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Dire Straits is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music Dire Straits were a British rock band, formed in 1977 by Mark Knopfler, his younger brother David Knopfler, John Illsley, and Pick Withers. Dire Straits' sound drew from a variety of musical ...more

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Dusty Springfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Traditional pop music Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien OBE, known professionally as Dusty Springfield, was an English pop singer and record producer whose career extended from the late 1950s to the 1990s. ...more

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Hanin Elias is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Noise, Industrial music, Digital hardcore Hanin Elias is a German industrial/techno artist. She was a member of Atari Teenage Riot and is now a solo artist. After Atari Teenage Riot's non-definitive break in 2000, and the subsequent ...more

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Kirk Hammett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Phonogram Records 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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Kurt Maloo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Nu jazz, Adult contemporary music, Pop music Kurt Maloo is a Swiss singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer. He first achieved international success in 1986, as the singer and front man of the pop-jazz duo Double with the hit ...more

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Le Orme is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Italian progressive rock, Pop rock, Progressive rock Le Orme is an Italian progressive rock band formed in 1966 in Marghera, a frazione of Venice. The band was one of the major groups of the Italian progressive rock scene in the 1970s. They are ...more

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Luv' is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Pop music, Nederpop Luv' was a Dutch female pop trio that scored a string of hit records in Continental Europe as well as South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Mexico in the late 1970s and early 1980s. ...more

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Manny Elias is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music Manny Elias is an Indian-born English drummer, notable for being the original drummer with Tears for Fears during the 1980s. Originally a member of the rock band Interview from Bath, Somerset. ...more

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Marilyn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Pop music, Dance music Peter Robinson, better known as Marilyn, is a British pop singer and songwriter. He is most well known for his 1983 hit "Calling Your Name" and his highly androgynous appearance.

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Mark Brzezicki is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Mark Brzezicki is a rock drummer, who is primarily known for his work with Big Country, and was a member of the groups The Cult, Ultravox, and Procol Harum. He has also played with Pete ...more

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Massacra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal Massacra was one of France's leading death/thrash metal bands in the early nineties. After recording three demos in the 1980s, they finally landed a deal with Shark Records from Germany, and ...more

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Monica Törnell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music Monica Kristina Ingeborg Törnell, is a Swedish singer and songwriter. After being discovered by Cornelis Vreeswijk 1971, she was a prominent singer in several genres, mainly folk and rock ...more

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Monsoon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, World fusion music, World music Monsoon was an early to mid-1980s UK progressive rock trio that consisted of singer Sheila Chandra, record producer Steve Coe, and bass guitarist Martin Smith. Their song "Ever So ...more

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Palais Schaumburg is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Neue Deutsche Welle Palais Schaumburg was a new wave band from Hamburg, Germany. The style was classified as Neue Deutsche Welle, and strongly characterized by their avant garde music and dadaistic attitude. The ...more

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Roxanne Clark is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music

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Screaming Jets is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Pub rock, Hard rock The Screaming Jets are an Australian hard rock band formed in Newcastle, Australia in 1989 by front man Dave Gleeson on vocals, Grant Walmsley on guitar and Paul Woseen on bass guitar and ...more

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Sheila Chandra is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Pop music, Folk music Sheila Chandra is a retired British pop singer of Indian descent. In recent years, burning mouth syndrome prevented her from singing or even speaking and forced her retirement from music in

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Skyhooks is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Glam rock, Hard rock Skyhooks were an Australian rock band formed in Melbourne in March 1973 by mainstays Greg Macainsh on bass guitar and backing vocals, and Imants "Freddie" Strauks on drums. They were ...more

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Steve Hanley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Punk rock Steve Hanley is an Irish-born English musician, based in Manchester. He is best known for playing bass guitar in The Fall from 1979 to 1998, and afterwards in The Lovers. Hanley's distinctive ...more

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Stuart Adamson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, New Wave, Rock music William Stuart Adamson was a Scottish guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter, described by broadcaster and DJ John Peel as “the new Jimi Hendrix”. He is best known as co-founder, lead vocalist, and ...more

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Tears for Fears is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Tears for Fears are an English new wave band formed in 1981 by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith. Founded after the dissolution of their first band, the mod-influenced Graduate, they were initially ...more

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The Boothill Foot-Tappers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Skiffle The Boothill Foot Tappers were a British folk/skiffle/bluegrass band, that was formed in the early 1980s and associated with the folk music revival in the UK. They were featured in Ben Elton ...more

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The Escape is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Gothic rock, Post-punk The Escape were an English new wave band from Bristol, formed in 1981 by Alan Griffiths and Emil from Apartment with bassist Stuart Morgan. They released one single "NoGo" / "I'll ...more

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The Fall is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock, Punk rock, Avant-garde The Fall are an English post-punk band, formed in 1976 in Prestwich, Greater Manchester. With an ever-changing line up, the group essentially consists of its founder and only constant member, ...more

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Thom Brennan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
New Age music, Electronic music, Ambient music Thom Brennan is an American electronic ambient musician, composer and synthesist. Active since the 1980s with his first album Mountains, he belongs to the scene of Californian pioneers of ...more

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Tim Rose is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music, Blues Timothy Alan Patrick Rose, best known professionally as Tim Rose, was an American singer-songwriter, who spent much of his life in London, England and had more success in Europe than in his ...more

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TISM is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock TISM were a seven piece anonymous alternative rock band from Melbourne, Australia. The group was formed in 1982 and enjoyed a large underground/independent following. Their third album ...more

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Tony Butler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Anthony Earle Peter "Tony" Butler is an English musician and rock bassist, best known for his work with the Scottish rock band Big Country. He has also worked with On the Air, The ...more

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Valensia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
New Age, Progressive rock, Hard rock Aldous Byron Valensia Clarkson, better known as simply Valensia, is a Dutch singer, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.

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Vitamin Z is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Rock music Vitamin Z were an English pop rock group, formed in 1982 by vocalist Geoff Barradale and bassist Nick Lockwood. Their lone hit "Burning Flame" charted well in the UK, but no further ...more

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Wet Wet Wet is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Phonogram Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Sophisti-pop, Pop rock Wet Wet Wet are a Scottish soft rock band that formed in 1982. They scored a number of hits in the UK charts and around the world. The band is composed of Marti Pellow, Tommy Cunningham, Graeme ...more