Cherry Red Records

It all started in the most unlikely of places, Great Malvern in Worcestershire. It was 1971, psychedelic music and flares were in; Arsenal won the double, and I was sharing a house in South London, with amongst others, Richard Jones. Richard came from Malvern, and after much prompting, persuaded me to join forces with him […]

Brownswood

Brownswood Recordings is the independent record label founded by DJ, record collector and broadcaster Gilles Peterson. Founded in 2006, it’s a platform for new artists to grow, and a space for established acts to break with tradition. An outlet for the eclectic breadths of Gilles’ taste as a DJ and collector, its early output broached […]

Black Acre Records

We are diggers. Since our inception in 2007 our mission has been one of discovery. We have endeavoured to dig out the treasure buried in pirate radio playlists, forever hunting that golden “Untitled” by “Unknown” streaming unheard in the deluge. Curation is our calling card. In our short life we’ve been lucky enough to develop […]

Hospital Records

Hospital Records is an independent record label based in south London. Primarily releasing drum & bass, the label was started in 1996 by Tony Colman and Chris Goss, and has grown to become one of the most well known labels within UK dance music. The label has been home to artists such as High Contrast, […]

R&S

Ever since the glory days of disco in the 70s the allure of a record label has often equalled or even eclipsed the artists, not only for the ubiquitous trainspotters but simply devotees looking for a seal of quality, something to take the music forward or simply something guaranteed to blow the roof off. Disco […]