Name: Frontier Records
Lifespan: 1980 – Current
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Notable Releases/Bands: Adolescents, Weirdos, Circle Jerks, Suicidal Tendencies
Founded in 1980 by Lisa Fancher Frontier Records was one of the first independent labels on the punk rock scene in Los Angeles. Their first big hit was Group Sex by the Circle Jerks from there they continued their success of great releases with bands like the Adolescents, TSOL, China White and Suicidal Tendencies. In the mid 80’s they branched out from punk records into different styles. Today they’re still around doing releases putting out some classic stuff.