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A History of 4AD Records

4AD is a British independent record label that was started in 1979 by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent which is still active today. This is a comprehensive playlist of artists past and present in an A to Z format. There are a couple of missing acts and whilst they appear on Spotify they are not 4AD releases. Pedantic I know!

Air Miami - I Hate Milk

The Amps - Just Like a Briar

Atlas Sound - A Ghost Story

Bearz - She's My Girl

Beirut - Postcards From Italy

Belly - Feed the Tree

Heidi Berry - The Moon And The Sun

The Big Pink - Velvet

The Birthday Party - Happy Birthday

Frank Black - Headache

Blonde Redhead - Misery Is a Butterfly

Bon Iver - For Emma

The Breeders - Cannonball

Broken Records - Until The Earth Begins To Part

Michael Brook - Ultramarine

Camera Obscura - Honey In The Sun

Celebration - Pony

Clan of Xymox - Theme II

Cocteau Twins - Fluffy Tufts

Colourbox - The Moon Is Blue

Cuba - Havana (feat. Mau)

Cupol - Like This For Ages

Dance Chapter - Anonymity

Dead Can Dance - A Passage In Time (Remastered)

Deerhunter - Cover Me Slowly

Department Of Eagles - Classical Records

Dif Juz - Two Fine Days (and a Thunderstorm)

Tanya Donelly - How Can You Sleep

The Fast Set - Junction One

50 Foot Wave - Bug

Future Of The Left - The Hope That House Built

Lisa Germano - Happiness

Lisa Gerrard & Pieter Bourke - Sacrifice

Lisa Gerrard - The Comforter

The Glee Club - Need

Rachel Goswell - Plucked

GusGus - Polyesterday (radio edit)

Rene Halkett - Nothing

Neil Halstead - Hi-Lo and Inbetween

It Hugs Back - Back Down

Kristin Hersh - Your Ghost

His Name Is Alive - Some and I

The Hope Blister - Sweet Unknown

Rowland S Howard / Lydia Lunch - Some Velvet Morning

In Camera - Colour in the Home

Insides - Carly Simon

Johann Johannsson - melodia (ii)

Lakuna - Lemongrass

The Last Dance - Malignant Love

The Late Cord - Chains/Strings

Liquorice - Blew It

Lush - Sweetness And Light

Magnétophone - In the Hours After

M - Pump Up The Volume (7")

Mass - Elephant Talk

Vinny Miller - Breaking Out Of Your Arms

Minotaur Shock - Vigo Bay

Modern English - 16 Days

Mojave 3 - Puzzles Like You

The Mountain Goats - Heretic Pride

My Captains - Converse

Colin Newman - Fish 1

Pieter Nooten And Michael Brook - Finally II

The Paladins - Every Time I See Her

Pale Saints - Sight of You

The Past Seven Days - Raindance

Brendan Perry - Sloth

Piano Magic - Modern Jupiter

Pixies - River Euphrates

Emma Pollock - Acid Test

The Psychotik Tanks - Let's Have A Party

Red Atkins - Hunk Of A Punk

Red House Painters - Grace Cathedral Park

Rema Rema - Feedback Song

Anni Rossi - Deer Hunting Camp 17

Scheer - Sometimes

Shox - No Turning Back

Kendra Smith - Drunken Boat

Sort Sol - Misguided

Spasmodic Caress - Hit The Dead

Spirea X - Speed Reaction

Spoonfed Hybrid - Getting Not to Know

St. Vincent - Actor Out Of Work

Starry Smooth Hound - Dreamt U in a Dream

Stereolab - Valley Hi!

Swallow - Halo

Sybarite - Halfmoon Rockstruck

Tarnation - An Awful Shade of Blue

The The - Controversial Subject

Thievery Corporation - Lebanese Blonde

This Mortal Coil - Kangaroo

Throwing Muses - Run Letter

TV on the Radio - Wolf Like Me

Ultra Vivid Scene - Special One

Underground Lovers - Daze

Unrest - Isabel

Scott Walker - Cossacks Are

M. Ward - One Hundred Million Years

Wolf & Cub - This Mess

The Wolfgang Press - Mama Told Me Not to Come

Xmal Deutschland - Augen-blick






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