Posts Tagged: The Year’s Best Labels

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Labels

Montreal’s Constellation Records returns to the top spot for a third time, having previously been honored in 2013 and 2015.  Coming up strong are two new labels, each in their sophomore seasons: Indonesia’s Tandem Tapes and the U.K.’s Whitelabrecs. By this point, it’s fair to

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Labels

Montreal’s Constellation Records returns to the top spot for a third time, having previously been honored in 2013 and 2015.  Coming up strong are two new labels, each in their sophomore seasons: Indonesia’s Tandem Tapes and the U.K.’s Whitelabrecs. By this point, it’s fair to

ACL 2016: The Year’s Best Labels

France’s Eilean Records ascends to the top spot this year, followed by Erased Tapes and 1631 Recordings.  These labels each released an impressive amount of work in 2016, all of consistent quality.  Each is a role model for the industry.  One has been

ACL 2016: The Year’s Best Labels

France’s Eilean Records ascends to the top spot this year, followed by Erased Tapes and 1631 Recordings.  These labels each released an impressive amount of work in 2016, all of consistent quality.  Each is a role model for the industry.  One has been

ACL 2015: The Year’s Best Labels

Montreal’s Constellation Records returns to our top spot this year, with five charted releases.  Also selected as ACL’s labels of the year are London’s Erased Tapes and France’s Eilean Records.  These labels are producing some of the industry’s finest work.

ACL 2015: The Year’s Best Labels

Montreal’s Constellation Records returns to our top spot this year, with five charted releases.  Also selected as ACL’s labels of the year are London’s Erased Tapes and France’s Eilean Records.  These labels are producing some of the industry’s finest work.

ACL 2014: The Year’s Best Labels

After two years of coming in second, Denovali Records finally makes it to the top spot!  Another label makes its first appearance on our chart, while a former top pick returns to the list.  These are the best in the business,

ACL 2014: The Year’s Best Labels

After two years of coming in second, Denovali Records finally makes it to the top spot!  Another label makes its first appearance on our chart, while a former top pick returns to the list.  These are the best in the business,

ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Labels

Five labels stood above the rest in 2013, impressing us with the quality, consistency and variety of their releases.  Their names are synonymous with trust; their music is always worth hearing.  And now, in order of votes received, we present A

ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Labels

Five labels stood above the rest in 2013, impressing us with the quality, consistency and variety of their releases.  Their names are synonymous with trust; their music is always worth hearing.  And now, in order of votes received, we present A

ACL 2012: The Year’s Best Labels

It seems only a year ago that I wrote an article on another site about the wonderful new label Time Released Sound.  Oh wait ~ it was a year ago!  In only a short span, TRS has risen to the very top.

ACL 2012: The Year’s Best Labels

It seems only a year ago that I wrote an article on another site about the wonderful new label Time Released Sound.  Oh wait ~ it was a year ago!  In only a short span, TRS has risen to the very top.