FIRST CONCEIVED AS AN INDIE IMPORTER OF METAL ALBUMS IN 1980,
Roadrunner Record is a major record label that concentrates primarily on heavy metal and hard rock bands. It is a division of Warner Music Group and is based in New York City.
Roadrunner Records now in its 35th year has grown into the most significant and innovative label in heavy music culture. Roadrunner’s passion for artist development and commitment to integrity made the label the home of choice for legendary groups such as Sepultura, Machine Head, King Diamond, Life of Agony and Type O Negative. Roadrunner’s affection for artistry continues today as a new generation of incredible artists including Marmozets, KING 810, The Amity Affliction, Kvelertak and more continue to further the labels already historied legacy.