Megaforce Records

US record label

Megaforce Records is an American independent record label. Jon Zazula and his wife Marsha Zazula started it in 1982 to sell the first works of Metallica.[1][2] Its offices are in New York City and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The label is distributed in the United States by RED Distribution.

Megaforce artists that have appeared on the Billboard Top 200 chart include Metallica, Blue October, Anthrax, Overkill, Testament, Mushroomhead, Ministry, Bad Brains, and Meat Puppets.


  1. "Marsha Zazula Dies: Cofounder of Influential Megaforce Records Was 68". 10 January 2021.
  2. "Marsha Zazula, Co-Founder of Metallica's Early Label, Megaforce Records, Dies at 68". Variety. January 10, 2021. Retrieved January 12, 2021.