Red Cord Records
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Red Cord Records
Red Cord Records
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FounderJoey Mathews
GenreChristian metal,[2]Christian rock, Christian hardcore
Country of originUnited States
LocationRockford, Illinois
Official websiteRed Cord Records on Facebook

Red Cord Records is an American record label from Rockford, Illinois. The label started in September 2008,[3] but went on hiatus in 2014.[4] The label signed bands including Phinehas,[5]Random Hero,[6] and Inhale Exhale.[7][8][9]


Red Cord Records started in 2008, with the first band they signed being Phinehas.[10] From there the label signed hardcore punk bands such as A Past Unknown and From the Eyes of Servants,[11]rock bands such as This City Awaits,[12]metalcore bands such as Inhale Exhale,[7][8][9] and deathcore/death metal acts like Your Chance to Die[13] and Solomon.[14] In 2011, the label aligned themselves with Victory Records for distribution purposes.[1] The label signed a few more bands including Least of These[15] and This City Awaits in 2014.[12]



  1. ^ a b Wookubus (May 10, 2011). "Red Cord Records align with Victory Records for distribution, etc". Theprp. Retrieved 2016.
  2. ^ "Phinehas album set for release". Lambgoat. June 18, 2013. Retrieved 2016.
  3. ^ Steve (October 2, 2010). "Joey Mathews (Red Cord Records)". Indie Vision Music. Retrieved 2016.
  4. ^ Dave (December 14, 2014). "Red Cord Records enters transitional state". The Antidote. Retrieved 2016.
  5. ^ Sharp, Tyler (May 21, 2014). "Phinehas (Red Cord Records) premiere "Blood On My Knuckles" music video". Alternative Press. Retrieved 2016.
  6. ^ "Random Hero Signs With Red Cord Records". Jesus Wired. Retrieved 2016.
  7. ^ a b "Inhale Exhale signs with Red Cord Records". Lambgoat. April 1, 2012. Retrieved 2016.
  8. ^ a b JoshIVM (March 30, 2012). "Red Cord Records Signs Inhale Exhale". Indie Vision Music. Archived from the original on July 5, 2012. Retrieved 2016.
  9. ^ a b "Inhale Exhale Sign To Red Cord Records". Under The Gun. March 31, 2012. Retrieved 2016.
  10. ^ Indie Vision Music (August 31, 2011). "Indie Vision Music Present: Phinehas (2011)". Youtube. Retrieved 2016.
  11. ^ Stagg, David (May 4, 2013). "Red Cord Records Festival Lineup announced". HM Magazine. Retrieved 2016.
  12. ^ a b Sharp, Tyler (January 20, 2014). "This City Awaits Sign To Red Cord Records; Release New Music Video For "Yet, There Is Life"". Mind Equals Blown. Retrieved 2016.
  13. ^ "YOUR CHANCE TO DIE Signs With RED CORD RECORDS". May 17, 2011. Retrieved 2016.
  14. ^ Clark, Rob (September 23, 2015). "Solomon Conquer's Christian Metal". Anchor Music News. Retrieved 2016.
  15. ^ "Least of These signs with Red Cord Records". RadioU. February 12, 2014. Retrieved 2016.

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