Falling A Records started life as a diy cassette label in 1977 as a vehicle to deliver our own music into the marketplace. As the idea of cassette culture gained momentum we began to connect with other like minded musicians and a network of fanzines. By 1981 we became a fast growing distribution hub and […]
FROM WIKI: Sacred Bones Records is an American independent record label founded in 2007 and based in Brooklyn, New York. The label has released recordings from artists including Zola Jesus, David Lynch, John Carpenter, Blanck Mass, Crystal Stilts, Marissa Nadler, the Men, and The Soft Moon. In 2011, British music magazine The Wire described the […]
Ninja Tune is an independent record label based in London, England, created in 1990 by the duo known as Coldcut: pioneers of the emerging hip-hop/electro scene in the eighties. Inspired by a visit to Japan, Matt Black & Jonathan More primarily created Ninja Tune to release music of a more underground, experimental nature, free from […]
FROM WIKI: In 2007, Brainfeeder debuted as the name of a four-hour radio broadcast by Flying Lotus and his friends on Dublab. It is also the name of the first track on Flying Lotus’s album Los Angeles. In 2008, Brainfeeder officially launched as a record label. In 2010, Ninja Tune offered Brainfeeder a deal to […]
An off-shoot of Carpark Records established to release work by NYC’s Animal Collective and associated projects.
FROM WIKI: Carpark Records was established by Todd Hyman in 1999 in New York City. In 2005, the label relocated to Washington, D.C. Carpark has subsidiary labels. Acute Records, established in 2002, reissues obscure post-punk records under the guidance of Dan Selzer. Paw Tracks, established in 2003, releases music by Animal Collective and associated solo […]
Today, Secretly Canadian’s roster is a mix of old and new. The unhinged, feminist skuzz of wunderkinds Cherry Glazerr; the dreamy singularity of Whitney’s Light Upon the Lake; Alex Cameron’s sinister synth-pop reflecting on the darkness of the world; Anohni’s crushing, sprawling protest song delivered via dance music; Joey Dosik’s charming jazz infused with a […]
FROM WIKIPEDIA: Matador Records is an independent record label, with a roster of mainly indie rock, but also punk rock, experimental rock, alternative rock, and electronic acts. Matador was created in 1989 by Chris Lombardi in his New York City apartment. Lombardi brought the Austrian duo H.P. Zinker into Wharton Tiers’ Fun City studio to […]