The Info List - Wichita Recordings

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WICHITA RECORDINGS is an independent record label located in London
, founded in 2000 by Mark Bowen and Dick Green. Its most notable signees include Bloc Party
Bloc Party
, The Cribs , Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
, Bright Eyes , My Morning Jacket
My Morning Jacket
, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, Best Coast
Best Coast
, Los Campesinos! and Peter Bjorn and John
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.

Wichita Management runs alongside the label, and currently represents Gold Panda
Gold Panda
, Brolin , Shannon And The Clams , Open Mike Eagle
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
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
Meg Baird
, Frankie & The Heartstrings , Girlpool , Waxahatchee
and Total Babes

2016 releases announced so far include Globelamp 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'


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


* Cheatahs * Cloud Nothings * Espers * Euros Childs * FIDLAR * Frankie ">

* ^ "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.