Label Highlights

Dadeabass Recordings

Short-lived, yet highly influential imprint Dadeabass Recordings; based in Miami, Florida, came about in 2007 while in the midst of a strong resurgence of Electro Bass and Funk music. Founded by Nick Riesco (Teknik), along with his fellow band of brothers DJ Emil and Mr.

Over-X-Posure

There are great labels out there, many of them! But out of those, there are these certain ones that seem to bring in a very standout and unique approach that is captivating, enriching and mysterious at the same time. One of them is the infamous German imprint Over-X-Posure.

City Beat Records

Ever since the year 2000, a signal from a distant past has been reaching us; a time when man and machine began to unite, yet our sense of tribalism prevailed as it merged into a modern mix of Urban culturalism, coupled with the primitive need to unite through dance and music as we always have.

 

Battle Trax

Battle Trax is one of those labels that feels like a privilege when you get a hold of one of their records, an honor if you will. While many work hard to compete in who can get the most releases out in one year, others work hard at simply standing out of the crowd once that year! These labels put out what become rare gems, and for it over time they become legendary in their own right.

Plonk Recordings

Primarily the brainchild of Jonas Lund aka Kretz, long time veteran of the underground with past projects on labels like Plump House, Sub-Stance, and Mo' Wax, now also releasing under the monikers Anode and Rex 42, Plonk Recordings is a product of the many years Jonas has spent in the music industry; especiallly as an analog synth enthusiast with a deep passion for soulful and conscious Machine Pop!

Red Planet

As sub-label to Underground Resistance, Red Planet has been perhaps one of the most classic Detroit labels ever to come out of the city's wide range of musical talent.

Body Control Records

Based out of Atlanta, Georgia U.S.A., Body Control Records has been a non-stop force in our scene since 2013, bringing us a wide array of titles by some of your favorite artists like -=UHU=-, Robodrum, Weakmassive, and of course, label mastermind Mr. Myoplast. The label was originally conceived as Ben Wehunt, founder of the imprint explains: "after my good friend Kyle from Virtual Urban Records was putting out various compilations in which many of my music friends were involved.

Frajile Recordings

Founded in 1999 by Florida Electro Bass veteran James Wolfe of Resident Alien fame, Frajile Recordings was part of the 3rd wave of our music to bring a whole new generation of artists to the stage with a unique drive to push the envelope of the sound; especially that of the region in a way that has always set it aside from the rest. As Wolfe explains: "I started Frajile Recordings because i wasn't happy with the music coming out at the time.

Noxgenus Recordings

Born in Nijmegen, Netherlands back in 1998 as a collective of analog Electronic Music enthusiasts, Noxgenus Recordings has been a pivotal force in the Electro scene, working as a Creative Commons Netlabel since its official launch in 2008, yet always providing its material for free since its inception as perhaps the original Netlabel of sorts, so far bringing us 15 r

Twilight 76

Founded in 1994 in the city of Detroit by natives Brian Jeffries (DJ Godfather), Brian Gillespie (DJ Starski), and DJ Dick, Twilight 76 quickly became the segway from the second wave of Electro Funk and Techno in its Techno Bass form, as we marched into the 2000's into what is considered as the "Third Wave" of our music.

 

SMB Records

Founded in Leytonstone, UK in 1999, SMB Records was one of the very prolific Electro Bass labels to carry our music from its "Second Wave" heyday in the '90s, into the 2000's where the true evolution of the sound had occurred.

Zero One Music

Founded by one of the Detroit Techno Bass pioneers, Will Web, Zero One Music was born in a time when what could be considered as the 3rd wave of Electro Funk, in the form of Electro Bass, came around and this time for good.

Tokyo Electro Beat Recordings

Founded in 2004 by prolific Japanese Electro Bass artist AE35, Tokyo Electro Beat Recordings is a product of hope and frustration shared by many across the world, as we fight to let the music be heard in a world confused and subverted into believing that the mediocrity found in music today is acceptable.

Pandisc

Easily the most successful Miami Bass label, Pandisc in many ways has been at the forefront of Miami Bass and Electro Funk music since its inception; responsible for helping bring to the spotlight many artists like Maggotron, Freestyle, Debbie Deb, Pretty Tony, and Beat Dominator ( Bass Mekanik ) just to name a few.

 

Access Tonal Communications

Founded in 2001 by Mr. E, and SEK01, Access Tonal Communications has been a label that since its inception, has set out to be different; rebelling against the status quo, and bringing you fresh and innovative Electro Bass with a message. With a roster of artists like The Hidden Persuader, InHuman Designed, Info_Cifon, and Jon E.

Direct beat

Founded by the "Burden Brothers" ( Octave One, Random Noise Generation ) as sub-label to the already highly successful 430 West Records, Direct Beat looking back could be said to have been much more than just another label; it was a pioneering platform for the 2nd wave of Techno; commonly referred to as "Detroit Techno Bass", that would go on to influence so many different genres and countries over the decade it was in business, and yet another decad

Mars Frequency

Spanish label Mars Frequency has been a welcomed addition to the growing roster of labels in the Electro scene, kicking things off in 2010 with the first installment of the "Mars Frequency Compilation Vol. 1", featuring works by Spanish artists Negocious Man, Synth Alien, Robert Cosmic, and Datacrashrobot, as well as that of other great up and coming names like MicroControlUnit, DVS NME, Pip Williams, DJ Hash, and Meka.

 

Debonaire Records

Founded in 1987 by Miami Techno Bass legend Claudio Barrella a.k.a. Debonaire, Debonaire Records has been a tenacious force that even though short-lived in its beginnings, came back with a vengeance in the late 2000's to become a strong part of the resurgent Electro Bass and Miami Bass scenes; releasing title after title of monumental releases that have received plaudits from all corners of the world.

 

Deadlock Records

Founded in 2007 by former Detroit Techno Bass producers Sougon and Sublock, the label had a short-lived, but tenacious 2 years in existence, bringing you 4 unique pieces of vinyl and featuring the works of Paul Blackford, Boris Divider, WaveFirm, as well as different collaborations and solo projects amongst the founding members.

 

Control Tower

As the legendary imprint founded by The Dexorcist and Radioactive Man, Control Tower has been a force to be reckoned with since its inception, with an extensive catalog of some of the hardest and most sinister Electro Bass to come out in some time.