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Wichita Recordings
Wichita Recordings
is an independent record label located in London, founded in 2000 by Mark Bowen and Dick Green.[1] Its most notable signees include Bloc Party, The Cribs, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Bright Eyes, My Morning Jacket, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Best Coast, Los Campesinos! and Peter Bjorn and John. The label signed Clap Your Hands Say Yeah for a UK distribution deal for the group's debut album. They also signed the UK producers Simian Mobile Disco
Simian Mobile Disco
for the UK. The label's first release was the Bright Eyes album, Fevers and Mirrors, released in 2000.[2] Wichita Management runs alongside the label, and currently represents Gold Panda, Brolin, Shannon And The Clams, Open Mike Eagle, Cloud Nothings, Dan Tombs, Luke Abbott, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Peggy Sue, Sky Larkin, Star Slinger, Dam Mantle, Theo Verney and Veronica Falls. 2015 saw Wichita Recordings
Wichita Recordings
celebrate 15 years as a label, and have released new music from FIDLAR, Cheatahs, Oscar, Meg Baird, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Girlpool, Waxahatchee
Waxahatchee
and Total Babes 2016 releases included Globelamp's debut LP 'The Orange Glow', Mothers' debut LP 'When You Walk A Long Distance You Are Tired', and the debut from Oscar, 'Cut and Paste'

Contents

1 Current artists 2 Former artists 3 See also 4 References 5 External links

Current artists[edit]

Cheatahs Cloud Nothings Espers Euros Childs FIDLAR Frankie & The Heartstrings Girlpool Gold Panda Greg Weeks Globelamp Los Campesinos! Lovvers Meg Baird Mothers Oscar Peggy Sue Ride Sky Larkin Slow Club Swearin' Those Dancing Days Total Babes Waxahatchee Young Legionnaire

Former artists[edit]

Best Coast Bloc Party The Blood Brothers Bright Eyes The Bumblebeez The Bronx Canyon Cate Le Bon Conor Oberst Brave Captain Clap Your Hands Say Yeah The Cribs Desaparecidos The Dodos The Drips Elastica First Aid Kit (band) Giant Drag Her Space Holiday Kele Kid606 Les Savy Fav Lissy Trullie My Morning Jacket Northern State The Pattern Penfold Plum Peter Bjorn and John Peter Morén Ruby Saul Williams Simian Mobile Disco Spectrals Times New Viking Wauvenfold Weevil Wild Flag Yeah Yeah Yeahs

See also[edit]

Category: Wichita Recordings
Wichita Recordings
albums List of record labels List of independent UK record labels

References[edit]

^ "Label Focus #10: Wichita Recordings". Drowned in Sound. 2007-09-21. Retrieved 2009-11-03.  ^ "Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Bright Eyes Help Wichita Celebrate 10th Anniversary News". Pitchfork. 2010-03-31. Retrieved 2012-05-28. 

External links[edit]

Official website Interview with founder Mark Bowen, HitQuarters September 2006 Smooth operators. The Guardian. Wichita Recordings. Remix. Declarations of indepen

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