Candid

CANDID Records is an independent record label specializing in contemporary, modern and mainstream Jazz, Blues, Latin and World Music. Established in 1960, the Candid record label achieved a legendary status with its vintage catalogue of jazz recordings which includes the Max Roach Freedom Now Suite album, classic sets by legends such as Charles Mingus, Cecil […]

Third Man Records

Third Man Records was launched by Jack White in Detroit, MI in 2001, and in 2009 opened its current Nashville, TN location, which houses a record store, novelties lounge (featuring the Third Man Record Booth), label offices and distribution center, photo studio, and the world’s only live venue with direct-to-acetate recording capabilities. Third Man is […]

Fat Possum Records

FROM WIKI: Fat Possum Records is an American independent record label based in Water Valley and Oxford, Mississippi. At first Fat Possum focused almost entirely on recording previously unknown Mississippi blues artists (typically from Oxford or Holly Springs, Mississippi). Recently, Fat Possum has signed younger rock acts to its roster. The label has been featured […]

Rootsy

Rootsy.nu is a web based community and magazine for people that loves music in general and americana/roots music specifically. Its like an ever changing organism with tentacles as a record label/distributor, a musicshop and a live/tour agency.