Matador Records is an independent record label, with a roster of indie rock, alternative rock, electronic, and other artists.
Founded in 1989 by Chris Lombardi in New York City. The label now operates in both London and New York. Matador Europe supervises the promotion, sales and marketing of Matador titles in Europe. The London based office also licensed recordings from some of North America’s most acclaimed new artists.
Matador has continued to sign artists of various genres including Iceage, Lower, Algiers, Majical Cloudz and Car Seat Headrest.