Bands/Musicians Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Examples of artists on this list include Mastodon and Death.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Relapse Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (162 items)

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16 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
16 Sludge metal
16 is a sludge metal band from Los Angeles, California that is signed to Relapse Records. Their latest album, Deep Cuts from dark Clouds, was released in 2012.

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Abscess is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, Deathcore
Abscess was a hardcore punk-influenced death metal band from Oakland, California. The band was formed in June 1994 by Chris Reifert and Danny Coralles, both former members of Autopsy. Abscess ...more

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Abysmal Dawn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
Abysmal Dawn is an American death metal band from Los Angeles, California. Their latest album, Obsolescence, was released in October 2014.

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Adam Agius is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Adam Agius Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Grindcore
Adam Agius is the vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist and a founding member of the progressive metal band Alchemist. He formed Alchemist in 1987 while still in high school and is the group's only ...more

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Adrenalin O.D. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Punk rock, Hardcore punk
Adrenalin O.D. was a popular hardcore punk band from New Jersey that existed from 1981 to 1990. They are best known for playing extremely fast music accompanied by humorous lyrics.

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Agoraphobic Nosebleed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Grindcore, Powerviolence
Agoraphobic Nosebleed is a grindcore band formed in 1994 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Its line-up has changed often over the years, with guitarist and drum programmer Scott Hull ...more

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Alabama Thunderpussy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Stoner rock, Southern rock
Alabama Thunderpussy, originally known as Alabama Thunder Pussy were a stoner metal band from Richmond, Virginia. It was founded by Bryan Cox, Erik Larson and Asechiah Bogdan in 1996.

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Alchemist is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Progressive rock
Alchemist was an Australian progressive metal band from Canberra whose style combined death metal, progressive rock, psychedelic, Eastern, Aboriginal and electronic influences. The band formed ...more

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Amber Asylum is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Neoclassical Dark Wave, Dark ambient, Progressive metal
Amber Asylum is a highly variable San Francisco-based music group that serves as a platform for composer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist Kris Force. Other members and performers have included ...more

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Amorphis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Death-doom, Progressive metal
Amorphis is a Finnish heavy metal band founded by Jan Rechberger, Tomi Koivusaari, and Esa Holopainen in 1990. Initially, the band was a death metal act, but on later albums they evolved into ...more

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Anal Cunt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music, Noise music
Anal Cunt, also known as AxCx and A.C., was an American grindcore band that formed in Newton, Massachusetts in 1988. Since its inception, the band underwent a number of line-up changes. Known ...more

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Antigama is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Grindcore
Antigama is a Polish grindcore band.

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Atheist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Technical death metal
Atheist is a death metal band from Florida, founded in 1984 by drummer Steve Flynn and singer/guitarist Kelly Shaefer. The band are known for their highly technical playing style, while their ...more

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Baroness is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Indie, Heavy metal
Baroness is an American band from Savannah, Georgia whose original members grew up together in Lexington, Virginia.

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Ben Weinman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Mathcore, Metalcore, Experimental metal
Ben Weinman is an American musician, most notable for being the lead guitarist for the band The Dillinger Escape Plan. He is the founder and only original member remaining in the band. Weinman ...more

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Benümb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Benümb Grindcore
Benümb was a grindcore band from Oakland, California.

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Birds of Prey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Birds of Prey Death metal, Southern rock
Birds of Prey is a Southern influenced death metal supergroup, hailing from Richmond, Virginia, they released their third full length, The Hellpreacher, through Relapse Records.

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Black Anvil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Black Anvil Thrash metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
Black Anvil are an American black metal band from New York City. The band formed in 2007 with Paul Delaney, Gary Bennett and Raeph Glicken. When asked about how they got their name as a band, ...more

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Black Tusk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock
Black Tusk is an American heavy metal band from Savannah, Georgia. The band was formed in 2005, when its members were all living on the same street. With the dissolution of Andrew Fidler and ...more

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Blood Duster is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Stoner rock, Grindcore
Blood Duster is an extreme metal and stoner rock band from Melbourne, Australia. Their name comes from the song "Blood Duster" by John Zorn, from the 1989 album Naked City.

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Bodychoke is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Bodychoke Noise rock
Bodychoke was an experimental noise rock side project of power electronics band Sutcliffe Jügend active between 1993 and 1999. The band released four studio albums, most notably their debut ...more

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Bongzilla is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock
Bongzilla is a stoner metal band from Madison, Wisconsin.

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Breach is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Post-hardcore, Hardcore punk
Breach was a Swedish post hardcore band.

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Brent Hinds is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Groove metal, Rock music
Brent Hinds is an American guitarist/singer best known as a member of the Atlanta, Georgia metal band Mastodon, in which he shares guitar duties with Bill Kelliher and vocal duties with Troy ...more

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Brian Posehn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Relapse Records Complete Artist Roster
Brian Edmund Posehn is an American actor, voice actor, musician, writer, and comedian, known for his roles as Jim Kuback on The WB's Mission Hill and Brian Spukowski on Comedy Central's The ...more