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VICIOUS CIRCLE (FRANCE)

VICIOUS CIRCLE (FRANCE)

THE LABEL Créé en 1993 par les fondateurs du fanzine Abus Dangereux, le label bordelais Vicious Circle, fort de bientôt 150 références, s’est toujours distingué par des choix éclectiques et parfois surprenants. Artistes français mais également américains, scandinaves, allemands ou canadiens se croisent avec exigence. De Shannon Wright (Atlanta), exceptionnelle songwriter réputée pour ses albums et […]

4AD (ENGLAND)

4AD (ENGLAND)

THE LABEL Listen to an interview with Ed Horrox, head of Artists and Repertoire at 4AD, here: 4AD is a British independent record label that was started in 1980 by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent, originally funded by Beggars Banquet. The label gained prominence in the 1980s for releasing albums from alternative rock, post-punk, dark […]

TRANSGRESSIVE RECORDS (ENGLAND)

TRANSGRESSIVE RECORDS (ENGLAND)

 THE LABEL Established September 2004 by founders Tim Dellow and Toby L, with third partner Lilas Bourboulon joining shortly afterwards, Transgressive is an independent music group comprising a record label, publisher and management company. In its first 12 years, Transgressive has released, published, managed and collaborated with artists including Foals, Two Door Cinema Club, Flume, […]

LA CASTANYA (SPAIN)

LA CASTANYA (SPAIN)

  THE LABEL Label, booking agency and management that works with Spanish, American and European bands releasing records and planning tours. We work 360 with Spanish bands and we agree on different levels —label, booking— with international bands. We curate an eclectic catalog that goes from instrumental folk artists to punk bands or electronica. https://lacastanya.bandcamp.com/ […]

SOUNDS LIKE YEAH ! (FRANCE)

SOUNDS LIKE YEAH ! (FRANCE)

  THE LABEL Les trois programmateurs du Festival Yeah! ont lancé leur label Sounds Like Yeah! (SLY) en octobre 2014, toujours motivés par l’envie de continuer la fiesta dans un climat de complicité musicale et de proximité avec les artistes signés (tous natifs ou basés en région PACA). À l’image de la programmation du festival, […]

ONE LITTLE INDIAN (ENGLAND)

ONE LITTLE INDIAN (ENGLAND)

THE LABEL According to the ‘Submit Your Demo’ page on its website, One Little Indian, “has never been a genre-specific label. Over the years, we have released everything from perfect pop to anarchist punk. What is important to us is the spirit of the music and the attitude of the people that make it.” 30 […]

LE POP CLUB RECORDS (FRANCE & SUISSE)

LE POP CLUB RECORDS (FRANCE & SUISSE)

THE LABEL Indie pop label since 2012 based in The Alps with The Rebels of Tijuana, The Monkberry Moon Orchestra, The Green Flamingos, Trumpets of Consciousness, Strange Milk, Lauren Stuart, Alex Kacimi, Le Superhomard, Cosmic Fields, Blot, The Cats never sleep … 1http://www.lepopclub.com/ https://www.facebook.com/lepopclubrecords/ https://twitter.com/popclub_records THE ARTISTS / RECORDS BLOT Guitariste de Gaspard Royant, le […]

LOVEMONK (SPAIN)

LOVEMONK (SPAIN)

THE LABEL Lovemonk is a small but very sunny and eclectic label from the Malasaña burrough of Madrid. Our artists cover a wide range of styles, from the most club-oriented electronica to the prettiest folk, with everything in between, although the most common sounds in our catalogue have their roots in soul, jazz and funk. […]

GRONLAND RECORDS (GERMANY)

GRONLAND RECORDS (GERMANY)

THE LABEL Groenland Records is an independent record label founded by an artist, who always treated other artists with respect. That in itself is already unusual, normally Labels are not run by artists. Groenland also operates with the greatest possible transparency. That enables the artists to understand and influence processes within the label, everyday . […]

BONGO JOE RECORDS (SUISSE)

BONGO JOE RECORDS (SUISSE)

THE LABEL Les Disques Bongo Joe explorent les mondes actuels et souterrains, qu’ils soient porteurs d’instruments, de voix ou de machines. Ils creusent également dans les filons du temps pour y dénicher des pépites, d’ici et d’ailleurs. On peut les trouver sous forme de vinyles aux pochettes sérigraphiées, au magasin Bongo Joe à Genève ou […]