~ Label

Previously known as: Axis Records (1979 UK label, renamed to 4AD)


Murder, Misery And Then GoodnightKristin HershDigital Media12
  • XW1936-04-03
Sky MotelKristin HershDigital Media12
  • XW1937-03-14
Learn to Sing Like a StarKristin HershDigital Media14
  • XW1939-04-21
Dark EntriesBauhaus7" Vinyl2
Wheel in the RosesRema‐Rema12" Vinyl4
  • GB1980-04-01
BAD 5[none]
Swans on GlassModern English7" Vinyl2
AD 6
Terror Couple Kill Colonel (misprint “TA1PE AD7 AA1”)Bauhaus7" Vinyl3
AD 7[none]
Terror Couple Kill ColonelBauhaus7" Vinyl3
AD 7[none]
Final Achievement / Die LaughingIn Camera7" Vinyl2
AD 8
Like This for AgesCupol12" Vinyl2
  • GB1980-07-04
The Friend CatcherThe Birthday Party7" Vinyl3
  • GB1980-08-11
AD 12[none]
Controversial SubjectThe The7" Vinyl2
AD 10[none]
Presage(s)Various Artists12" Vinyl7
BAD 11
You And I / CabbageMass7" Vinyl2
AD 14
In the Flat FieldBauhaus12" Vinyl9
CAD 13[none]
In the Flat FieldBauhausCassette9
CAD C 13[none]
Gathering DustModern English7" Vinyl2
AD 15
3R4B.C.Gilbert G.Lewis12" Vinyl4
CAD 16[none]
Telegram SamBauhaus7" Vinyl2
AD 17
Telegram SamBauhaus12" Vinyl3
AnonymityDance Chapter7" Vinyl2
AD 18
IV SongsIn Camera12" Vinyl4
BAD 19
Marble StationSort Sol7" Vinyl2
AD 101
Prayers on FireThe Birthday Party12" Vinyl11
  • GB1981-03-30
CAD 104[none]
Raindance / So Many Others...The Past Seven Days7" Vinyl2
AD 102
HistoryMy Captains7" Vinyl4
AD 103
Prayers on FireThe Birthday PartyDigital Media13
Ends With The SeaB.C.Gilbert G.Lewis7" Vinyl2
AD 106
Mesh & LaceModern English12" Vinyl8
CAD 105
Labour of LoveMass12" Vinyl9
  • GB1981-05-01
CAD 107[none]
Release the BatsThe Birthday Party7" Vinyl2
AD 111[none]
Provisionally Entitled the Singing FishColin Newman12" Vinyl13
CAD 108[none]
HuremicsDif Juz12" Vinyl4
BAD 109
Smiles & LaughterModern English7" Vinyl2
AD 110
Nothing / ArmourRené Halkett & David Jay7" Vinyl2
AD 112
Mr. ClarinetThe Birthday Party7" Vinyl2
AD 114[none]
Burning Blue SoulMatt Johnson12" Vinyl10
CAD 113
Vibrating AirDif Juz12" Vinyl4
BAD 116
Chapter IIDance Chapter12" Vinyl4
BAD 115
Mesh & LaceModern English12" Vinyl8
CAD 105[none]
Not ToColin Newman12" Vinyl12
CAD 201
Drunk on the Pope's Blood / The Agony Is the EcstacyThe Birthday Party / Lydia Lunch12" Vinyl5
JAD 202
PuritansThe Happy Family7" Vinyl3
AD 204
Tones on TailTones on Tail12" Vinyl4
BAD 203[none]
FinIn Camera12" Vinyl3
BAD 205
After the SnowModern English12" Vinyl8
  • GB1982-05-03
CAD 206
We Means We Starts / Not ToColin Newman7" Vinyl2
AD 209[none]
Junk YardThe Birthday Party12" Vinyl10
  • GB1982-06-02
CAD 207[none]
Life in the GladhouseModern English12" Vinyl2
BAD 208
GarlandsCocteau Twins12" Vinyl8
  • GB1982-09-01
CAD 211[none]
Some Velvet MorningLydia Lunch & Rowland S. Howard12" Vinyl2
BAD 210
I Melt With YouModern English7" Vinyl2
AD 212
LullabiesCocteau Twins12" Vinyl3
BAD 213
BreakdownColour Box12" Vinyl2
BAD 215
BreakdownColourbox7" Vinyl2
AD 215
The Man on Your StreetThe Happy Family12" Vinyl12
CAD 214
The Bad SeedThe Birthday Party12" Vinyl4
BAD 301[none]
Peppermint PigCocteau Twins12" Vinyl3
  • GB1983-04-04
BAD 303[none]
FetischXmal Deutschland12" Vinyl10
  • GB1983-04-11
CAD 302
Peppermint PigCocteau Twins7" Vinyl2
AD 303
The Birthday PartyThe Birthday Party12" Vinyl5
  • GB1983-06
  • -1983
BAD 307[none]
QualXmal Deutschland12" Vinyl3
BAD 305[none]
Gathering DustModern English12" Vinyl5
BAD 306
The Burden of MulesThe Wolfgang Press12" Vinyl9
CAD 308
Song to the SirenThis Mortal Coil7" Vinyl2
AD 310
Incubus Succubus IIXmal Deutschland7" Vinyl2
AD 311
Someone's CallingModern English12" Vinyl2
BAD 309
Sixteen Days / Gathering DustThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl3
BAD 310[none]
Incubus Succubus IIXmal Deutschland12" Vinyl2
BAD 311[none]
Head Over HeelsCocteau TwinsVinyl10
  • GB1983-10-31
CADC 313
4ADBauhaus12" Vinyl6
BAD 312[none]
Head Over HeelsCocteau Twins12" Vinyl10
CAD 313[none]
Sunburst and SnowblindCocteau Twins12" Vinyl4
  • GB1983-11-07
BAD 314
BreakdownColourbox12" Vinyl2
BAD 304[none]
Head Over HeelsCocteau Twins12" Vinyl10
CAD 313[none]
ColourboxColourbox12" Vinyl4
MAD 315[none]
After the SnowModern English12" Vinyl8
BreakdownColour Box7" Vinyl2
Chapter 12Modern English12" Vinyl3
BAD 401
Dead Can DanceDead Can Dance12" Vinyl10
  • GB1984-02-27
CAD 404[none]
Ricochet DaysModern English12" Vinyl8
CAD 402
Say YouColourbox12" Vinyl2
BAD 403[none]
The Spangle MakerCocteau Twins12" Vinyl3
  • GB1984-04-02
BAD 405[none]
Pearly-Dewdrops’ DropsCocteau Twins7" Vinyl2
AD 405[none]
PunchColourbox12" Vinyl3
BAD 406[none]
TocsinXmal Deutschland12" Vinyl9
CAD 407[none]
Kangaroo (red cover)This Mortal Coil7" Vinyl2
AD 410[none]
Garden of the Arcane DelightsDead Can Dance12" Vinyl4
BAD 408[none]
ScarecrowThe Wolfgang Press12" Vinyl3
BAD 409
It’ll End in TearsThis Mortal CoilCD12
  • GB1984-10-01
CAD 411 CD5014436411021
TreasureCocteau Twins12" Vinyl10
  • GB1984-10-01
CAD 412
It’ll End in TearsThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl12
CAD 411
It'll End In Tears (Clear Plastic Cassette)This Mortal CoilCassette12
CAD C 411
It'll End In Tears (White Plastic Cassette)This Mortal CoilCassette12
CAD C 411
It'll End In TearsThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl12
206 692-620
It'll End In TearsThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl12
It'll End In TearsThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl12
70 291
Wheel in the Roses (reissue)Rema‐Rema12" Vinyl4
Ricochet DaysModern English12" Vinyl8
CAD 402[none]
It'll End In TearsThis Mortal Coil12" Vinyl12
CAD 411