Julian Cross launched New Breed Records, as a home for his own modern and infectious sounds while also providing a platform for up and coming artists and producers. Julian enters the fray in 2020 with a wonderful collection of emotions and songs with his astrology-themed debut album called ‘Nebula’ releasing in February 2021 with the tracks ‘Molecule‘ and ‘Asteroids‘.
Max Krul aka MACKS is launching an independent label for upcoming artists and producers in the house scene, MONO Records. MACKS is releasing several records in the coming months, all in the soulful deep house genre, from which Come On Home & Lose It are the first releases, with a combined total of 600k streams since september 2020.
Indieshake is founded by Håkan Persson and Louise Lindenger aka the artists I Don’t Speak French, Stranded Mermaid and Swedish Red Elephant. Their first release ‘Blow The Speakers Up’, featured as the soundtrack of the global Samsung Galaxy Note 20 phone commercial in 2020.
Langhewood Records is the UK based label founded in 2020 by the Italian dj & producer Francesco Dogliani aka AYKO. Having toured in Italy, the UK and Ibiza, his signature sound incorporates his love for different musical styles mixing an array of vocal tracks with diverse instrumentals, melodies and effects. In 2021, he’ll be focusing on producing music and will release an EP with the first track being ‘Original Sin‘.
Being a singer, songwriter and producer, Cimo Fränkel decided to set up his label called Hill Valley Productions, to release independently his music as a solo artist. In 2020, he released his debut album called ‘Cimo Fränkel‘ with tracks such as ‘Never Give Up‘, ‘Gamble‘ and ‘Picture of Us‘ featuring TW3LV. This year, he’ll be releasing an EP from which ‘Dancing On My Own‘ is the first single.
Vertigo is a rock band from The Hague founded in 2003 by singer/guitarist Denny Haayen and guitarist Joris Hogewind. They performed a lot on Dutch stage and play American oriented guitar rock that shows influences from groups such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Audioslave, Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam and Golden Earring. In February 2020, we released their EP ‘Moments of Clarity‘ on their label, Fully Completely.
W. is the record label of Sjoerd Koolwijk aka 23rd Letter, he is a raw rapper and musician from Rotterdam that is bursting onto the HipHop/RnB scene in 2021. His soulful and heartfelt approach creates both an intimate and gritty atmosphere in his songs. He started releasing music at the beginning of the year with the first tracks being ‘Gimme Some‘, ‘Desert‘ and ‘Hit Me Up‘ which will combine into an EP coming out this year.