Misfits Records

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Misfits Records
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Founded2002 (2002)
FounderJerry Only
John Cafiero
Country of originU.S.
LocationNew York City
Official websitewww.misfitsrecords.com

Misfits Records is an independent record label conceived of in 2002 by founders Jerry Only of the Misfits and John Cafiero of Osaka Popstar. Intended to release Misfits material after the band's contractual obligations to Roadrunner Records were fulfilled by 2001's Cuts from the Crypt, the label's first non-Misfits signing was Japanese horror punk band Balzac, and its first release was the Misfits/Balzac split single "Day the Earth Caught Fire". In 2003 the label became a formal company and launched worldwide with its first full-length releases. Misfits Records has also released material by The Nutley Brass, Osaka Popstar, and JuiceheaD.


Year Artist Title Format Type Catalog
2002 Misfits / Balzac "Day the Earth Caught Fire" CD single MIS-01392
2003 Misfits Project 1950 CD/DVD studio album MSF-06432
2003 Balzac Beyond the Darkness CD/DVD compilation album MSF-06442
2005 Misfits meet The Nutley Brass Fiend Club Lounge CD studio album MSF-08052
2005 Balzac Out of the Grave and into the Dark CD/DVD compilation album MSF-081620
2006 Osaka Popstar Osaka Popstar and the American Legends of Punk CD/DVD studio album
2006 Misfits Psycho in the Wax Museum Promotional 7" single MP-POP 001
2007 JuiceheaD The Devil Made Me Do It CD studio album MRCD 01398
2007 Balzac Deep Blue: Chaos from Darkism CD/DVD studio album MRCD-01399/MRCD-01400
2007 Balzac "Deep Blue" / "Alone" shaped picture disc single MRPD-00010
2007 Osaka Popstar "Shaolin Monkeys" shaped picture disc single MRPD-00020
2008 Osaka Popstar Rock'Em O-Sock'Em Live! CD live album MRCD 01430
2009 Misfits "Land of the Dead" 12" single MRLP 01450
2010 JuiceheaD "Rotting from the Inside" 7" single MR45 01460
2010 Balzac The Birth of Hatred CD/DVD compilation album MRCD-01440
2010 Juicehead "Lorraine" CD Single From the album "How to Sail a Sinking Ship"
2011 JuiceheaD How to Sail a Sinking Ship CD studio album MRCD-01480
2011 Misfits "Twilight of the Dead" 12" single MRLP 01470
2011 Misfits The Devil's Rain CD studio album MRCD-01490
2012 Klaus Beyer covers Osaka Popstar Die Shaolin Affen EP 7" EP MR45 01520
2012 JuiceheaD x Osaka Popstar "Waiting Room" 7" single MR45 01530
2012 Balzac Paradox 12" EP MRLP 01540
2013 Misfits Dead Alive! CD, LP live album MRCD 01550
2013 Osaka Popstar "Super Hero" 12" single MRLP 01560