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  Record label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Most major record labels are owned by a few large multinational companies (Big Four record labels) that make up the almost all of the global recording industry, although there is a recent resurgence in independent record labels.
Often the record label's decisions are correct ones from a commercial perspective, but this typically frustrates the artist who feels that their artwork is being destroyed.
Such labels have a reputation for being fiercely uncompromising and especially unwilling to cooperate with the Big Four record labels at all.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Record_label   (1018 words)

  
 Independent record label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
An independent record label is a record label operating without the funding of one of the "major" record labels, which are generally defined as the handful of media corporations which have recently dominated the recorded music industry in the west.
Some independent record labels, in particular those with successful performing artists, receive funding from major labels, and many independent labels often rely to some extent on international licensing deals, distribution agreements, and other arrangements with major record labels.
Open source record labels hold that the fight over free/libre and open content and media is a struggle over the freedoms of expression and speech, with the goal of radically opening up the possibilities of media.
www.coachella.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Independent_record_label   (360 words)

  
 Record label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A record label is a brand created by companies that specialize in manufacturing, distributing and promoting audio and video recordings, on various formats including compact discs, LPs, DVD-Audio, SACDs, and cassettes.
In the 1970s and 1980s, there was a phase of consolidation in the record industry that led to almost all major labels being owned by a very few multinational companies, who in turn were members of the RIAA.
Such labels have a reputation for being fiercely uncompromising and especially unwilling to cooperate with the Big Five record labels at all.
www.orinda.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Record_label   (852 words)

  
 RECORD LABEL
The record may contain only the label, directory; and 001 (record control number) field, or it may contain all the fields in the record as issued; in either case GENERAL NOTE 300 field may be used to explain why the record is deleted.
The bibliographic level of a record relates to the main part of the record, or the primary bibliographic entity described in that record, the title for which appears in the 200 field.
Since the first character of the record is numbered 0 (zero), the number entered as the base address of data will be equal to the total number of characters in the label and directory including the field separator that terminates the directory.
www.ifla.org /VI/3/p1996-1/uni.htm   (1763 words)

  
 NoRelevance - For Lovers Of Visual Junk.
Being an avid record collector -- and I mean collector in the squirrel sense of the word and not the Sotheby's sense -- I thought I would try to assemble an exhibit of record label art worthy of a Taschen coffee table book.
All of the labels are shown actual size and in their current, imperfect state--no retouching has taken place.
Since most record companies had more than one artists releasing singles all the time, record labels were often printed in bulk with the record company name, logo, and background design only.
www.norelevance.com /45rpm   (433 words)

  
 Domino: News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The manner in which this bold declaration of faith in the future was to be rewarded would surpass the expectations (worlds of possibility indeed!)of the most deluded optimist.
That they would pave the way for the record-breaking exploits of a certain quartet of Sheffield teenagers (whose name we won’t mention here, aware as we are of their terrible fear of the limelight) was more remarkable still.
It did a revolutionary thing which independent labels have tried and failed to do in this situation ever since the first one climbed out of the primordial ooze onto the bottom rungs of the ladder of chart success...It didn't change a bit.
www.dominorecordco.com   (755 words)

  
 Djembe Record Label
Rootsy Records is an independent record label devoted to the cultural preservation of traditional djembe drumming music from West Africa.
Rootsy Records is a one-stop-shop on the web for drum class information, study trips to West Africa, African drum and dance study camps in the US, Djembe Drumming CD’s and many other related products and events.
Rootsy Records was founded in 1999 by Jeremy Chevrier and Abdoulaye Diakite with the intention of recording and archiving traditional djembe music for the future.
www.rootsyrecords.com   (619 words)

  
 Music Industry Contacts, directory of record label A&R, music managers, producers, publishers and music agents
We created this CD-Rom to give independent artists, record labels, musicians and producers a chance to be heard by all of the most successful people in the Music Industry.
When a record label AandR, music manager, music publisher or music producer states that they only accept solicited material this basically means that you need to ask permission to send a package.
Remember that some people who work at record labels are just doing a job and sometimes don’t get the money or respect that they deserve.
www.allmusicindustrycontacts.com   (2077 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: record label   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Record Label - Aria Records Nashville Aria Records in Nashville was established in 1989 and continues promoting new talent today.
TAXI: Resource for Record Labels Taxi invented independent AandR 10 years ago and has helped unsigned bands, artists and songwriters get record deals, publishing deals and placement in films and TV shows since then.
Punknews.org reports: Nettwerk Music Group, a Canadian management group and record label will be supporting an accused music downloader in a lawsuit...
www.technorati.com /tag/record+label   (521 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Sony to launch gay record label
Record label Music With A Twist will send talent scouts across the US to discover new musicians.
It is planned that musical artists from a variety of genres will be signed up by the new record label.
Mr Faber likened the gay label to being similar to other niche ventures, such as hip hop and urban music, which have been picked up by major labels and filtered into the mainstream.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/4605756.stm   (241 words)

  
 record labels on the web
Some of the pages are maintained by the labels themselves while others are fan-created discographies.
Labels submitted in the past month will be added in the next few weeks.
Searching by letter is a better method to hunt for a specific label.
www.rlabels.com   (127 words)

  
 Hiphop-Directory : Record Labels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Anti-Party is a record label run by Plankton, a Finnish DJ focusing on westcoat underground styles.
Arctic Flow Records is an indie record label from Alaska, with producers coming from California, NYC, and Europe.
B9000 Records is home of artist such as Grazzhoppa, Omni, Earganic, Gershwin B.L.X., The Sodabrothers, and the Extended Soda Family.
www.hiphop-directory.com /Record_Labels/index.php   (837 words)

  
 The Official Homepage of RCA Records
Aptly named the “Addicted” tour, in addition to performing the hits that her fans can’t get enough of, Clarkson plans to preview new material as she prepares to return to the studio later this year.
Following the tour, Clarkson will go into the recording studio to complete her third album, which is scheduled for release in late 2006 or early 2007.
Her sophmore record "Breakaway" has now sold over 5 MILLION copies, making it the #3 best selling album of 2005.
www.rcarecords.com   (689 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - MySpace launches record label   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
MySpace Records will feature independent and unsigned artists as well as compilations that include top groups from other labels, the company said Thursday.
The label's first release will be a compilation of tracks that have become popular among the sites 36 million registered users and will feature songs from groups such as Weezer.
The company was recently bought by the media conglomerate News Corp. Executives said the record label would take advantage of its parent company's reach.
www.usatoday.com /life/music/news/2005-11-03-myspace-records_x.htm   (392 words)

  
 Record Labels & Companies Guide: Info on Getting Signed, for Unsigned Musicians, Songwriters, Bands and Artists
Find and be found by other bands, artists, musicians, songwriters and more with the Musicians Junction.
Your resource for record label and other music company contacts, articles, news, tips and more.
record companies are so much more than just a distribution vehicle.
www.record-labels-companies-guide.com   (141 words)

  
 By Tim Sweeney (www.TSAMusic.com).
This is largely due to the Omaha-based Saddle Creek Records, which is home to several highly regarded indie rock acts, most notably Bright Eyes and The Faint.
Indie rock is often used to refer to bands that are on small independent record labels or that aren't on labels at all.
In the new century and the rise of popularity of open content formats, independent record labels are changing into a new form with the emergence of Open source record labels.
www.downloadfreephotoshop.com /ten_pop_music_industry.html   (1805 words)

  
 Record Label Resource Directory - Music Business Information, Industry Contacts
It doesn't matter if you're just starting a record label or you've been running an indie label for years -- our site offers an incredible wealth of music business information and music industry contacts.
Aside from having good music to release, establishing contractual agreements with your artists is absolutely key to the success of your label.
If you can sell at least 500 units of each release, you should definitely consider starting an indie label.
www.recordlabelresource.com   (176 words)

  
 Label started via ccMixter | Creative Commons
In May we noted the first ccMixter user to be discovered and signed to a record label via their participation in ccMixter.
Now we have the first record label started by people who first met on the site.
They started an online label called DiSfish where 5% of all sale proceeds to goes to CC, 5% goes to charity and the rest is split between the label and the artist.
creativecommons.org /weblog/entry/5666   (165 words)

  
 Brand Noise: Scion Launches Music Label
The Dakah Hip Hop Orchestra is slated to be the new label's first artist.
After a pretty dire and mis-aligned 'urban' marketing campaign aimed at the yoof to encourage uptake in their cars, somebody at Scion took some consultant's not so wise advice and decided the best way to talk to the kids was to invest in an urban recor...
Toyota — yes, the car company — is launching a record label in conjunction with its Scion line of cars....
brandnoise.typepad.com /brand_noise/2005/03/scion_launches_.html   (1127 words)

  
 Vice Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Once again featuring 20+ bands on alternating stages, this year’s IMF will kick off Chicago’s festival season in June, ensuring that the only intense heat comes from the music.
Following the success of 2003’s LOGIC WILL BREAK YOUR HEART with it’s long and winding tour cycle, the band took to the studio to record their follow-up with a new creative mind-set … and plenty of other changes to boot.
Firstly, Dave Hamelin, the band’s main songwriter and drummer, dropped his drumsticks to share vocal & guitar duties with Tim Fletcher.
www.vice-recordings.com   (1025 words)

  
 Jazz Record Label Listings
Those in boldface are maintained by members of the Jazz Label Listings Project mailing list.
The others are not officially connected to the project.
I have no idea how to obtain these records.
www.jazzdiscography.com /Labels   (102 words)

  
 SUB POP RECORDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Click here for more information about the RIAA's Parental Advisory Labeling program.
We here at Sub Pop World HQ don't have any new records coming out this April, (no foolin'---BAD PUN TIME) but with the triumphantly glorious releases of last month's Band of Horses debut, EVERYTHING ALL THE TIME, and Mudhoney's newest, UNDER A BILLION SUNS, who needs April releases?
That same day, we're also releasing ACQUIRED TASTE, a DVD retrospective of Sub Pop's videos of the past few years.
www.subpop.com   (308 words)

  
 Kurt Nauck's AMERICAN RECORD LABEL IMAGE ENCYCLOPEDIA (CD-ROM), from Mainspring Press
ARLIE and label scans © 2000 by Kurt Nauck.
No portion of the material on this site may be reproduced, altered, or distributed by any means, electronic or mechanical, without prior written consent of the copyright holder(s).
For permission to reproduce from any Mainspring Press online or print publication, please e-mail the publisher.
www.mainspringpress.com /Arlie.html   (132 words)

  
 MySpace.com creates own record label | CNET News.com
The story "MySpace.com creates own record label" published Nov 3, 2005 6:04 is no longer available on CNET News.com.
Many in the IT industry worry that Intellectual Ventures' ever-increasing patent portfolio will become a vehicle for lawsuits.
High Impact Alberto Gonzales says sexually explicit sites must be labeled or their operators risk jail time.
news.com.com /MySpace.com+...+own+record+label/2100-1027_3-5930390.html   (523 words)

  
 Matador Records
Apr 21: New tour dates, Burma MP3, bio, photo; Brightfl and Jennifer O'C MP3s.
Join our bulletin board — one of the premiere indie label communities online.
Find booking agents, staff contacts, stores, and distributors.
www.matadorrecords.com   (93 words)

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