The label was founded by Paul “Hammy” Halmshaw (of the bands Instigators and Civilised Society) in Dewsbury, England in 1987, who was also a one-time drummer of Sore Throat. Originally a tape label releasing anarcho punk, the releases moved towards metal through crust and similar forms of metal influenced English hardcore punk. Halmshaw started running […]

Snapper Music

Snapper Music is an independent music company based in London. Founded in 1996, London based Independent label Snapper Music controls a portfolio of record labels, including three frontline imprints: Peaceville, the long-established Metal label; Kscope, developing the Post-Progressive and Art Rock genres; and Classic & Psychedelic Rock label Madfish. These are supported by high end […]

Sound Pollution

Sound Pollution Distribution AB is one of the biggest alternative music distribution companies in Scandinavia. We have over 25 years of experience in Dealing successfully with Hard Rock, Metal, Punk and other forms of alternative music.

Despotz Records

Despotz Records is an independent record label based in Stockholm, Sweden. It’s home to an eclectic mix of artists and genres from metal and hard rock to pop and hip-hop and folk. One of our goals is to give artists the possibility to work close to the company and to provide opportunities in Sweden and […]