Wax Tadpole Records

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Wax Tadpole Records was a label created by the members of L7 in 1997. Wax Tadpole Records was created under Bong Load Records. The band created the label after being dropped by their previous record label, Reprise Records. L7 released their 1999 studio album, Slap-Happy, through this record label. [1] The title of the label, "Wax Tadpole" was taken from L7's first song off their debut album, L7, "Bite The Wax Tadpole". [2] It is not certain whether any other artist were signed onto the label.

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  1. Hay, Carla (1999). "L7 Returns To Indie Roots on Wax Tadpole/Bong Load's 'Slap-Happy'".
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20030717172532/http://www.thesynthesis.com/music/feature.php?bid=253