Car Crash Set is a Seattle-based label specializing in the emerging global club music sound dubbed "bass music". Formed by DJ/Producer Ill Cosby following a decade of seeing his own releases appear on a variety of labels.
Founded in 2006 by fashion stylist, Paul Beahan, this Los Angeles label has released debut albums by artists ranging from Bat for Lashes to Warpaint as well as up and comers such as Sister Crayon and Rainbow Arabia. With roots planted firmly in the fashion and art world, Beahan set out to champion a unique "musical home" for artists whose stomping grounds vary from Los Angeles to Oslo to London to Sydney.
Sacred Bones Records was born in Brooklyn, New York in early 2007, with the intention of bringing their friends’ music to light, as well as unearthing music lost in time. With releases from the likes of Zola Jesus, The Men and Moon Duo of late, Sacred Bones look to release artists whom they truly believe in both aurally and spiritually.
For RCRD LBL Vol. 18 we have brand new tracks fromGrimes, The Men, Bombay Bicycle Club, Cadence Weapon and more! With a variety of music that includes Malaysian pop, remixes, hip-hop, Brooklyn hard rock and canadian synth pop, this Essentials mix has something for everyone.
It's Thursday so that means it's almost the weekend! It also means that it's time for a new RCRD LBL Essentials Playlist! To get you ready for a night out we've got a playlist jam packed with some of the hottest new dance music.
Home to such groundbreaking acts as Major Lazer, Scissor Sisters, Mos Def and Spank Rock, Downtown Records is a label that looks towards the future of music. The label represents a mixture of creative artists who are pushing music in new and exciting directions. This week we're profiling a few of their most promising up and coming acts: White Denim, Electric Guest and Vacationer.
Welcome to RCRD LBL Essentials Volume 15. With hot remixes by Guxxi Vump, Atari Teenage Riot, Alec Empire, Kris Menace and White Arrows, we've got another playlist of tracks that will help get your weekend started off on the right foot.