Posts Tagged: record label

Interview – Feast of Tentacles

Feast of Tentacles is a DIY record label and distro based in Nottingham, UK, that has already put out a plethora of great releases by bands like Thou, Cough, Rot in Hell, Army of Flying Robots, Kowloon Walled City and

Interview – Feast of Tentacles

Feast of Tentacles is a DIY record label and distro based in Nottingham, UK, that has already put out a plethora of great releases by bands like Thou, Cough, Rot in Hell, Army of Flying Robots, Kowloon Walled City and

Interview – Unrepresented Music

Unrepresented Music is an independent organisation dedicated to supporting and managing today’s generation of genre-defying musicians. Director Ryan Swainson is a busy man, juggling his work with Unrepresented with his Junkie Kut project, a a fusion of hardcore punk and

Interview – Unrepresented Music

Unrepresented Music is an independent organisation dedicated to supporting and managing today’s generation of genre-defying musicians. Director Ryan Swainson is a busy man, juggling his work with Unrepresented with his Junkie Kut project, a a fusion of hardcore punk and

Interview – Slap a Ham Records

Chris Dodge was a pivotal figure in the early 90’s powerviolence scene. In addition to playing in bands like Despise You, Lack of Interest, and, of course, the legendary Spazz, Chris started the hugely influential and fondly remembered label Slap

Interview – Slap a Ham Records

Chris Dodge was a pivotal figure in the early 90’s powerviolence scene. In addition to playing in bands like Despise You, Lack of Interest, and, of course, the legendary Spazz, Chris started the hugely influential and fondly remembered label Slap

Interview – Earache Records

Earache Records is one of the foremost extreme metal labels in the world, changing the face of the genre by bringing the likes of Napalm Death, Morbid Angel, Bolt Thrower, Godflesh, Brutal Truth, Naked City and countless other bands to

Interview – Earache Records

Earache Records is one of the foremost extreme metal labels in the world, changing the face of the genre by bringing the likes of Napalm Death, Morbid Angel, Bolt Thrower, Godflesh, Brutal Truth, Naked City and countless other bands to

A Conversation With Lustmord

Brian Williams (AKA Lustmord) is one of the world’s most influential ambient electronic musicians. A former member of industrial pioneers SPK, Lustmord’s vast soundscapes and expansive drones, combined with eerie field recordings from caves and slaughterhouses, have lead many to

A Conversation With Lustmord

Brian Williams (AKA Lustmord) is one of the world’s most influential ambient electronic musicians. A former member of industrial pioneers SPK, Lustmord’s vast soundscapes and expansive drones, combined with eerie field recordings from caves and slaughterhouses, have lead many to

Interview – Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel

Brian Slagel is the chairman and CEO of Metal Blade Records, a label he founded in the early 80s. The label has played a huge role in metal history, helping to launch the careers of genre heavyweights like Metallica, Slayer

Interview – Metal Blade’s Brian Slagel

Brian Slagel is the chairman and CEO of Metal Blade Records, a label he founded in the early 80s. The label has played a huge role in metal history, helping to launch the careers of genre heavyweights like Metallica, Slayer

Interview – Winebox Press

Winebox Press is an independent tape-only label from England, that houses it’s releases in exquisite wooden packaging, crafted by hand from found objects. M3 contacted the man behind these releases, guitarist Jon Collin, to find out more about running a

Interview – Winebox Press

Winebox Press is an independent tape-only label from England, that houses it’s releases in exquisite wooden packaging, crafted by hand from found objects. M3 contacted the man behind these releases, guitarist Jon Collin, to find out more about running a

Interview – Mutant Bass Records

Mutant Bass Records is a digital record label specialising in dubstep, drum’n’bass, grime and other forms of bass heavy electronic music. Everything the label has released is available for free via their Bandcamp page, so M3 approached head honcho Sam

Interview – Mutant Bass Records

Mutant Bass Records is a digital record label specialising in dubstep, drum’n’bass, grime and other forms of bass heavy electronic music. Everything the label has released is available for free via their Bandcamp page, so M3 approached head honcho Sam

Interview – Colloquial Sound Recordings

Colloquial Sound Recordings is an independent record label that focuses entirely on cassette tape releases. M3 asked the label’s founder about the beauty of the tape, letting blogs post his music for free, and whether the internet has devalued music

Interview – Colloquial Sound Recordings

Colloquial Sound Recordings is an independent record label that focuses entirely on cassette tape releases. M3 asked the label’s founder about the beauty of the tape, letting blogs post his music for free, and whether the internet has devalued music

Interview – Kaotoxin Records

Kaotoxin Records is an up-and-coming French label specialising in extreme metal, and has already put out releases by bands like Brutal Truth, Gronibard, Lycanthrophy, Magrudergrind and many more. M3 contacted label manager Nico for an insight into independent distribution, and

Interview – Kaotoxin Records

Kaotoxin Records is an up-and-coming French label specialising in extreme metal, and has already put out releases by bands like Brutal Truth, Gronibard, Lycanthrophy, Magrudergrind and many more. M3 contacted label manager Nico for an insight into independent distribution, and

Interview – Eleventh Key

Eleventh Key is a new independent digital label, dedicated to giving up-and-coming metal bands more exposure. M3 caught up with label founder Brian to talk about the pros and cons of ‘pay-as-you-please’ downloads, and new ways of experiencing music in

Interview – Eleventh Key

Eleventh Key is a new independent digital label, dedicated to giving up-and-coming metal bands more exposure. M3 caught up with label founder Brian to talk about the pros and cons of ‘pay-as-you-please’ downloads, and new ways of experiencing music in

Interview – Moshpit Tragedy

Moshpit Tragedy is the first digital only ‘pay-what-you-want’ label, that also features downloads from labels like Relapse, Feral Ward, Inimical, and Anti-Corp in addition to their own impressive roster of bands, including an exclusive Extreme Noise Terror retrospective release. Label

Interview – Moshpit Tragedy

Moshpit Tragedy is the first digital only ‘pay-what-you-want’ label, that also features downloads from labels like Relapse, Feral Ward, Inimical, and Anti-Corp in addition to their own impressive roster of bands, including an exclusive Extreme Noise Terror retrospective release. Label

Interview – Wist Rec

Wist Rec is an independent label based in Dublin, specialising in physical, handmade music. Their innovative Book Report Series consists of a number of books, each with a 3″ CD of specially commissioned soundtrack music from a variety of interesting

Interview – Wist Rec

Wist Rec is an independent label based in Dublin, specialising in physical, handmade music. Their innovative Book Report Series consists of a number of books, each with a 3″ CD of specially commissioned soundtrack music from a variety of interesting

Interview – Tuff Gong Worldwide’s Sandi Hemmerlein

Bob Marley founded the Tuff Gong label in 1965 in the hopes of distributing his music free from the constraints of corporate label politics. Ziggy Marley created Tuff Gong Worldwide as a way of realising his father’s dream, and now

Interview – Tuff Gong Worldwide’s Sandi Hemmerlein

Bob Marley founded the Tuff Gong label in 1965 in the hopes of distributing his music free from the constraints of corporate label politics. Ziggy Marley created Tuff Gong Worldwide as a way of realising his father’s dream, and now

Interview – Ominous Recordings

Ominous Recordings is an independent Stockholm based record label, dedicated to pushing the boundaries of music and bringing you weird and wonderful sounds you’ve never heard before. M3 spoke to the label about how C60 tapes can save you from

Interview – Ominous Recordings

Ominous Recordings is an independent Stockholm based record label, dedicated to pushing the boundaries of music and bringing you weird and wonderful sounds you’ve never heard before. M3 spoke to the label about how C60 tapes can save you from

Interview – Sorry State Records

Sorry State Records is an up and coming independent label, keeping the D.I.Y. spirit of 80’s hardcore punk alive in the digital age. M3 had a chat with the label about their recent foray into digital releases….

Interview – Sorry State Records

Sorry State Records is an up and coming independent label, keeping the D.I.Y. spirit of 80’s hardcore punk alive in the digital age. M3 had a chat with the label about their recent foray into digital releases….

Interview – Ipecac Recordings

Ipecac Recordings is an independent record label, founded by Greg Werckman, ex-manager of legendary punk label Alternative Tenatacles, and Faith No More frontman Mike Patton. M3 caught up with Greg to discuss the label’s ingenious policy of only signing bands

Interview – Ipecac Recordings

Ipecac Recordings is an independent record label, founded by Greg Werckman, ex-manager of legendary punk label Alternative Tenatacles, and Faith No More frontman Mike Patton. M3 caught up with Greg to discuss the label’s ingenious policy of only signing bands