Dunedin-based Fishrider Records specialises in the international release of underground pop/ post-punk/ electronic music. Only a few releases a year. Not currently looking for new bands or unsolicited demos.
Main acts: Death and The Maiden, The Shifting Sands, Élan Vital, The Prophet Hens, Stef Animal, The Puddle.
Distributor: Rhythmethod in NZ
Ph: (09) 374 4542
Demos accepted: Yes
Distribution: Warner Music NZ
Main acts on label: Smashproof, Sid Diamond, Ashley Hughes, Sir T.
PO Box 2764, Christchurch 8001
331 Barbadoes St, Christchurch
Ph: 027 617 7995
Contacts: Campbell McLay, Michael Brathwaite
Type of music: Open and inclusive
Main acts: Chris Moore, Sarah Richards, The Bottletops (The B/Ts), Off Tops The Head, Rachel Grant, Ritchie Venus, Sweet City Connection, Sam, Stack Zowie, The Sliders, Vanessa Blondell, Vim, The Stangeloves, Susannah Jackson, The Riptoids, Toerag.
Overseas labels: Behemoth Las Vegas, Unwucht, Father Yod.
Distributor: Double-O Music Distributors
Label manager: Steve Garden
After more than 25 years as New Zealand’s pre-eminent art-music label, Rattle continues to champion a carefully curated catalogue of diverse new music from leading contemporary composers and performers.
Find out more about Rattle and its artists at www.rattle.co.nz