Falling A Records

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 […]

Damaged Goods

Damaged Goods was started in 1988 from a living room in East London by Ian Damaged. The first release was a re-issue of the 1977 single by Slaughter And The Dogs ‘Where Have All The Bootboys Gone?’. After great reviews in all the UK weeklies it w

Jungle Records

Jungle Records (Bravour Limited trading as) began back in the vinyl days of 1982, founded by music fanatics who had been working at Fresh Records and Distribution. Philosophically and emphatically independent, Jungle continues be excited about new music as well as cataloguing the past. Personnel Alan Hauser formed his first indie label Parole in 1977, […]

Alcopop!

Alcopop! was hewn from the ashes of way too many fine nights out way back in 2006, started in a small cardboard box – and has matured ever since into the (relative) fine label vintage you see before you. Kicked off with a small three figure ‘business’ loan partially invested gambling on football (thanks Lomana […]

Peaceville

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 […]

Caroline Records

Caroline is an artist-development focused, full label services and distribution company, providing commercial, radio promotion, marketing, synch/branding/licensing and digital marketing services. Our mission is to build and reach the largest possible audience for our developing and established artists and label partners, respectively. As one of the largest independent distribution companies in the world, we offer […]

Cooking Vinyl

Established in 1986 by Martin Goldschmidt and Pete Lawrence, the Cooking Vinyl Group has developed a reputation as an internationally successful, artist-focused independent music company. Home to an eclectic mix of acclaimed artists, the company’s record division roster currently includes: Nina Nesbitt, Billy Bragg, Will Young, Passenger, Swim Deep, Lissie, Fantastic Negrito, The Waterboys, Amanda […]

Epitaph Records

Epitaph Records is an independent music label founded in Los Angeles by Bad Religion guitarist Brett Gurewitz. Early releases from a variety of punk heavyweights spawned what became known as the 90s punk explosion. Along the way Epitaph proudly launched its sister label ANTI-, representing unique and distinguished acts. From the beginning Epitaph’s mission has […]

Adrian Recordings

Adrian Recordings is a music label founded in Malmö, Sweden, since 2014 residing in Stockholm. Younger now than in 1999 when the label was founded by Stefan Nordmark. Stefan passed the label on to Magnus Bjerkert in 2001, who has been in charge ever since. As interested in minimal dark electronic business as in an […]

XL Recordings

An independent record label. Once an off-shoot of City Beat Records, which was owned by Beggars Banquet Records (now Beggars Group), XL was managed by Tim Palmer (7) and Nick Halkes and launched with Richard Russell in 1989 to release rave and dance music. XL superseded City Beat in Beggars Group’s line up of labels. […]