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Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

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Updated June 8, 2017 5k views 56 items

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

List contains artists like The Flaming Lips and Devo.

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

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Allan Holdsworth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Instrumental rock, Jazz fusion & Jazz; Nationality: England

Albums: Metal Fatigue, Road Games, Heavy Machinery, Wardenclyffe Tower, Hard Hat Area, + more

Labels: Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc., Restless Records, Enigma Records, Polydor Records, CTI Records, + more

Allan Holdsworth (6 August 1946 – 15 April 2017) was a British guitarist and composer. He released twelve studio albums as a solo artist and played a variety of musical styles in a career ...more

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Band of Susans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: The Peel Sessions, The Word and the Flesh, Love Agenda, Veil, Hope Against Hope, + more

Labels: Blast First, Restless Records

Band of Susans was an American noise rock band formed in New York City in 1986. It originally consisted of Robert Poss, Susan Stenger, Ron Spitzer, with Susan Lyall, Susan Tallman, and Alva ...more
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Beowülf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Beowülf, 2 Cents, Un-Sentimental, Westminster & 5th, Lost My Head... But I'm Back On The Right Track

Labels: Suicidal Records, I Scream Records, Restless Records, Caroline Records

Beowülf is a crossover thrash metal band formed Venice Beach, California in 1981 by Michael Alvarado, Dale Henderson, Mike Jensen and Paul Yamada. The group never gained a large mainstream ...more
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Bob Mould is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Power pop, Alternative rock & Punk rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Workbook, Body of Song, The Last Dog and Pony Show, Black Sheets of Rain, Modulate., + more

Labels: SST Records, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Restless Records, Granary Music, Creation Records, + more

Robert Arthur Mould (born October 16, 1960) is an American musician, principally known for his work as guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for alternative rock bands Hüsker Dü in the ...more

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Cancer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: To the Gory End, Death Shall Rise, Black Faith, The Sins of Mankind, Corporation$, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Vinyl Solution, East West Records

Cancer are a British death/thrash metal band formed in Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire in 1988. Over the course of their career, they released five full-length albums, including one for the ...more
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Candlemass is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Nightfall, Epicus Doomicus Metallicus, From the 13th Sun, Lucifer Rising, King of the Grey Islands, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Napalm Records, Metal Blade Records, Nuclear Blast, Capitol Records

Candlemas is the Christian feast of the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple. It can also refer to: Candlemass (band), a Swedish doom metal band of 1984 onwards Candlemass (album), the eighth ...more

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Danzig is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Danzig III: How the Gods Kill, Danzig II: Lucifuge, Danzig, Thrall: Demonsweatlive, The Lost Tracks of Danzig, + more

Labels: The End Records, Restless Records, Hollywood Records, Megaforce Records, American Recordings, + more

Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey. The band is the musical outlet for singer-songwriter Glenn Danzig, preceded by the horror punk bands the Misfits and ...more

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Dave Quackenbush is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Labels: Kung Fu Records, Triple X Records, Restless Records, Epitaph Records, Nitro Records

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Dead Milkmen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: The King in Yellow, Beelzebubba, Big Lizard in My Backyard, Metaphysical Graffiti, Bucky Fellini, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Hollywood Records

The Dead Milkmen are an American punk rock band formed in 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Their original lineup consisted of vocalist and keyboardist Rodney Linderman ("Rodney ...more

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Del Lords is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Frontier Days, Based on a True Story, Get Tough: The Best of The Del Lords, Johnny Comes Marching Home, Lovers Who Wander, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Enigma Records, EMI America Records

The Del-Lords are an American rock and roll band that formed in New York City in 1982, founded by The Dictators' guitarist Scott Kempner. The band combined elements of 1960s garage rock with ...more
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Dennis Danell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Punk blues, Alternative rock & Punk rock; Nationality: United States of America

Labels: Restless Records, Epic Records, Posh Boy Records, Time Bomb Recordings

Dennis Eric Danell (June 24, 1961 – February 29, 2000) was an American musician, remembered as a founding member of the Southern California punk rock band Social Distortion.
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Devo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Freedom of Choice, Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!, Fresh, Whip It, Duty Now for the Future, + more

Labels: Stiff Records, Restless Records, Enigma Records, Rhino Entertainment, Rykodisc, + more

Devo (, originally ) is an American rock band from Akron, Ohio formed in 1973. Their classic lineup consisted of two sets of brothers, the Mothersbaughs (Mark and Bob) and the Casales (Gerald ...more

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Econoline Crush is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: The Devil You Know, Ignite, Affliction, Brand New History, Purge, + more

Labels: Restless Records, EMI, Nettwerk

Econoline Crush is a Canadian rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada formed in 1992. They have released four studio albums as well as singles such as "Wicked", ...more
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Elvis Hitler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Supersadomasochisticexpialidocious, Hellbilly, Disgraceland

Labels: Restless Records

Elvis Hitler is a psychobilly/hellbilly band from Detroit, Michigan. The band was named after the moniker of their lead singer, Jim Leedy.

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Frankenstein Drag Queens... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Songs From the Recently Deceased, Night of the Living Drag Queens, Viva Las Violence, The Late, Late, + more

Labels: Restless Records

Frankenstein Drag Queens from Planet 13 are a horror punk band from North Carolina. The band was formed in 1996 by Wednesday 13, who recruited friends and former Maniac Spider Trash bandmates ...more
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Get Smart! is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Action Reaction, Swimming with Sharks

Labels: Restless Records, Enigma Records

Get Smart! was a three piece band formed in Lawrence, Kansas in 1980 consisting of Marc Koch, Lisa Wertman Crowe and Frank Loose.
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Greg Sage is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Punk rock and Post-punk; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Sacrifice (For Love), Straight Ahead

Labels: Restless Records

Gregory Vernon Sage (born September 21, 1952) is an American songwriter, guitarist, and vocalist, regarded as an important influence on many punk rock and post-punk artists. Between 1977 and ...more
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Ironchrist is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Ironchrist

Albums: Getting the Most Out of Your Extinction, Iron Christ

Labels: Restless Records

Ironchrist is a crossover speed metal band from the United States of America founded in 1986 from the ashes of the punk rock band Spastic Rats. Along with label mates Indestroy, Ironchrist was ...more
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Joe Escalante is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Punk rock; Nationality: United States of America

Labels: Kung Fu Records, Triple X Records, Restless Records, Epitaph Records, Nitro Records

Joseph Patrick "Joe" Escalante (born January 30, 1963) is an American television writer, musician, radio host, film and music video director, amateur torero, and former television ...more
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Joe Jack Talcum is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Punk rock, Indie rock & Comedy rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Home Recordings 1984-97, Halvin' My Baby, I See Weasels, Sweet n Low, The Bland Years, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Enigma Records, Hollywood Records, Chunksaah Records

Anthony Joseph "Joe" Genaro (born October 15, 1962 in Wagontown, Pennsylvania) is an American musician and songwriter, best known as the guitarist and co-lead vocalist for the punk ...more
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Kevin Seconds is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Folk music, Melodic hardcore & Alternative rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Heaven's Near Wherever You Are, Matt Skiba & Kevin Seconds, Under the Influence Volume 12, Kevin Seconds / Mike Scott

Labels: Restless Records, BYO Records, Asian Man Records

Kevin Seconds (born Kevin Marvelli; March 24, 1961) is an American singer/songwriter/musician, born in Sacramento, California. As a teenager, he moved with his family to Reno, Nevada where he ...more
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Lori Carson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Everything I Touch Runs Wild, House in the Weeds, The Finest Thing, Stars, Shelter, + more

Labels: Restless Records, Geffen Records, Rykodisc, One Little Indian Records

Lori Carson (born March 2, 1958) is a singer/songwriter whose albums include Shelter (DGC-Geffen, 1990), Where it Goes, Everything I Touch Runs Wild (Restless Records, 1995, 1997) and Another ...more
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Made Men is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
Made Men

Albums: Classic Limited Edition

Labels: Restless Records

The Made Men was an American rap group signed to Restless Records composed of former Almighty RSO members Benzino and Antonio Twice Thou, and Cool Gsus. The group first appeared on DJ Clue's ...more
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Martin Feveyear is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster

Labels: Secretly Canadian, Restless Records, Roadrunner Records, EMI, Century Media Records, + more

Martin Feveyear is a British record producer and audio engineer based in Seattle, Washington. Beginning as a singer-songwriter and musician, Feveyear soon began recording work for artists in ...more
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MX Machine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Restless Records Complete Artist Roster
MX Machine

Labels: Restless Records

MX Machine is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. Initially active from 1985 to 1989, the band reformed in 2007 with a renewed line-up.