Bands/Musicians Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster

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

List is made up of artists like Fred Durst and UFO.

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Adler's Appetite is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Heavy metal, Hard rock Adler's Appetite, previously Suki Jones, was an American rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 2003. As of 2011, the lineup consists of Patrick Stone, Michael Thomas, Lonnie Paul, ...more

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Artension is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal Artension was a North American neo-classical progressive metal band, founded in 1993 by keyboardist Vitalij Kuprij.

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Bang Tango is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Shrapnel Records 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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Borislav Mitic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Borislav Mitic

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Brides of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Heavy metal, Post-grunge Brides of Destruction were an American hard rock supergroup from Los Angeles, California, formed in 2002. The band's last lineup consisted of singer London LeGrand, Tracii Guns and Scot Coogan. ...more

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Cacophony is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Instrumental rock, Heavy metal Cacophony was an American heavy metal band formed in 1986 by guitarists Marty Friedman and Jason Becker. They remained active until 1989, after which both guitarists would go on to forge their ...more

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Chastain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Power metal, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal Chastain is a heavy metal project formed in 1984 by guitarist David T. Chastain. The band was put together in 1984 by Mike Varney, president of Shrapnel Records for a David T. Chastain solo ...more

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David T. Chastain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal David T. Chastain is an American guitarist and owner of Leviathan Records and Diginet Music. Chastain is a metal guitarist who emerged in the mid-'80s along with a wave of other neo-classical ...more

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Dirty Looks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Hard rock Dirty Looks was an American hard rock band from San Francisco, California.

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Eric Gales is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Blues Eric Gales is an American blues-rock guitarist, originally hailed as a child prodigy. As of 2011 Gales has recorded ten albums on major record labels, and has done session and tribute work. He ...more

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Exciter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Shrapnel Records 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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Fifth Angel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Power metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Fifth Angel is an American heavy metal band from Bellevue, Washington.

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Fred Durst is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music William Frederick "Fred" Durst is an American musician and film director from Jacksonville, Florida. He spent his formative years playing in a number of local bands in Jacksonville, ...more

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Haji's Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Haji's Kitchen Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Progressive rock Haji's Kitchen, sometimes shortened to just Haji, is a metal band from Lewisville, Texas. Formed in 1992, the band members themselves uncertain, they take influences from early heavy metal and ...more

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Gigi Hangach is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal Gigi Hangach is an American female singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of the all-female heavy metal band Phantom Blue. From 1989 to 1997, Hangach recorded three studio albums ...more

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Greg Howe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Instrumental rock, Jazz fusion, Hard rock Gregory "Greg" Howe is an American guitarist and composer. As an active musician for nearly thirty years, he has released eight studio albums in addition to collaborating with a wide ...more

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Jake E. Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal Jake E. Lee is an American guitarist, who played in the Ozzy Osbourne band during the mid-1980s, and later in Badlands with Ray Gillen. He formed the band Red Dragon Cartel in 2013. Their ...more

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Jason Becker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Instrumental rock, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal Jason Eli Becker is an American neo-classical metal guitarist and composer. At the age of 16, he became part of the Mike Varney-produced duo Cacophony with his friend Marty Friedman. They ...more

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John 5 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Industrial metal, Instrumental rock, Flamenco John William Lowery, best known by the stage name John 5, is an American guitarist. His stage name was bestowed on him in 1998 when he left David Lee Roth and joined the industrial metal group ...more

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John West is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
John West Blues-rock, Progressive metal, Heavy metal John M. West is an American vocalist and guitarist, perhaps best known as the third lead vocalist of Danish progressive metal band Royal Hunt.

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Keel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Keel is an American heavy metal band founded in 1984 in Los Angeles, California. They are known for their rock anthem "The Right to Rock." The band was active until 1989, with a brief ...more

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L.A. Guns is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Sleaze rock L.A. Guns is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1983. As of 2013, the lineup consists of Phil Lewis, Michael Grant, Scott Griffin and Steve Riley. The first ...more

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Linda McDonald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Linda McDonald is the drummer of the all-female tribute band The Iron Maidens. In addition, she is a member of the Ozzy Osbourne tribute band The Little Dolls and the cover bands Valley Dolls, ...more

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London LeGrand is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
London LeGrand Hard rock London LeGrand is an American musician, lyricist, and vocalist best known for his time with hard rock supergroup Brides Of Destruction with Nikki Sixx of Mötley Crüe and Tracii Guns of ...more

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Marc Ford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Jam band, Southern rock Marc Ford, is an American blues-rock guitarist. He's a former lead guitarist of the rock and roll jam band The Black Crowes and the leader of his own bands: Burning Tree, Marc Ford & The ...more

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Marc Rizzo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal Marc Rizzo is the lead guitarist of American metal band Soulfly and formerly of Ill Niño. He has featured on six Soulfly albums to date: Prophecy, Dark Ages, Conquer, Omen, Enslaved, and ...more

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Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, J-pop, Heavy metal Martin Adam "Marty" Friedman is an American guitarist, known for his tenure as the lead guitarist for heavy metal band Megadeth which spanned nearly the full decade of the 1990s. ...more

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Michael Schenker Group is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock The Michael Schenker Group is a guitar-oriented hard rock band formed in 1979 by former Scorpions and UFO guitarist, Michael Schenker. In 1986, Schenker and vocalist Robin McAuley formed the ...more

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Michelle Meldrum is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Michelle Meldrum-Norum was an American hard rock guitarist known for being a member of the bands Phantom Blue and Meldrum.

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Mike Varney is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Progressive metal, Instrumental rock Mike Varney is an American musician, record producer, music publisher and impresario. He is the founder of the Shrapnel Label Group, which includes Shrapnel Records, Tone Center Records and ...more

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Nick Menza is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal Nick Menza is an American drummer best known for his work in Megadeth from 1989 to 1998, appearing on five of the band's studio albums.

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Nicole Couch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Nicole Couch Rock music, Heavy metal, Blues Nicole Couch is a female American musician and songwriter, and founding member of the all-female heavy metal band Phantom Blue. Phantom Blue were the only females to have recorded an album for ...more

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Paul Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Instrumental rock Paul Brandon Gilbert is an American instrumental rock guitarist. He is best known for being the co-founder of the band Mr. Big. He was also in a band called Racer X, for which they released ...more

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Phantom blue is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Phantom Blue was an all-female American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1987. Phantom Blue were the first and only female artists to be signed to Mike Varney's Shrapnel ...more

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Racer X is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Power metal, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal Racer X is an American heavy metal band formed in 1985 in Los Angeles, California. The group has gone through numerous lineup changes, including a hiatus, with founders guitarist Paul Gilbert ...more

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Richie Kotzen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock Richard Dale "Richie" Kotzen, Jr. is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer. Currently he is touring with The Winery Dogs with Mike Portnoy and Billy Sheehan, ...more

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Ronnie Lee Keel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Country Ron Keel is a Heavy metal vocalist and guitarist for a number of bands from the 1980s to the modern day, including the glam metal band Keel.

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Scott Sorry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Scott Sorry Punk rock, Hard rock Scott Sorry is an American musician best known as the bass player for The Wildhearts. As well as playing with The Wildhearts, Sorry has his own group, Sorry and the Sinatras, and has played with ...more

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Souls of We is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Souls of We is an American hard rock supergroup from Los Angeles, California, formed in 2007. The lineup consists of London LeGrand, George Lynch and Johny Chow. Since 2009, Jordan Mancino has ...more

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Steeler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Steeler was an early 1980s American heavy metal band originally formed in Nashville, TN by Ron Keel in 1981. Original band members included: Ron Keel on vocals and guitar, Michael Dunigan on ...more

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Steven Adler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Steven Adler is an American musician. He is best known as the former drummer and co-songwriter of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s. ...more

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Stoney Curtis Band is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Stoney Curtis Band Rock music, Acid Blues, Jazz

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Tony Fredianelli is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock

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Tony MacAlpine is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Fusion, Instrumental rock Tony MacAlpine is an American musician and composer. In a career spanning three decades and eleven studio albums, he is best known as an instrumental rock solo guitarist, although he has worked ...more

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Tracii Guns is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Hard rock Tracii Guns is an American guitarist best known as the founder of glam metal group L.A. Guns as well as the supergroups Brides of Destruction and Contraband. He was also very briefly involved in ...more

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Trauma is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Trauma Trauma is an American heavy metal band. It was known as being the band of bass virtuoso Cliff Burton, before he left them to join Metallica. Their music is comparable to that of Iron Maiden and ...more

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UFO is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Shrapnel Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Space rock UFO are an English heavy metal and hard rock band that was formed in 1969. UFO became a transitional group between early hard rock and heavy metal and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. UFO ...more