And thus begins a run of re-blogs from our... →
Zineage Kicks: Alec Hanley Bemis: Jaboni Youth →
A brief break in our regularly scheduled programming. Here’s an interview label co-founder Alec Hanley Bemis did with our friend in London, Laura Snapes. It’s about some old stuff he used to do. Clickity-click-click this link for the full interview. zineagekicks: These days, Alec is best known for running Brassland Records alongside Aaron and Bryce Dessner from The National, in...
MIKE SNIPER: An Indie Label in 2012. →
mikesniper: I posted a recent Facebook comment regarding our policies with signing artists and found myself getting into a discussion of what the role of an independent label is in 2012, something I’ve often been asked about in interviews but have never really been able to elaborate on. Basically, it started off by requesting that bands don’t send us vinyl LP’s or professionally made CD’s in...
Don’t worry, this break in our invented nostalgia will be brief. But we wanted to reblog a provocative post by Mike Sniper, who runs the intriguing Brooklyn label Captured Tracks. We’d quibble with some of the points — but would also agree with the vast majority of what he’s saying here. Thanks for your thoughts Mike.