5 EDM Record Labels You Must Send Demos To In 2016
It is 2016 and with EDM at the height of its popularity, there is an overflow of artists today trying to break their way into success more than ever before. To be noticed you need to have high quality tracks that make everyone want to listen to them over and over again. Record labels are a great way to get your music heard by large audiences, and with EDM continuing to grow so have the amount of record labels wanting to sign new up-and-coming fresh talent that are hungry to become the next big act in EDM.
Below is a list of 5 labels that have been on a steady rise in 2016, that everyone serious about their career should consider sending a demo to. At the end of the day, good music will get you noticed, but great music will propel you to the top.
EDM Record Labels on the Rise In 2016
- Monstercat. Harboring a variety of genres. This record label signs artists to a non-exclusive single track basis. Allowing artists to join other brands and labels. Their weekly podcast allows tracks to reach extended audiences. http://monstercat.tracksubmit.com/submit/
- Docka Records. Displaying a number of genres, but favoring future and bass house. Docka has gotten support from the likes of Skrillex and Krewella. Their most recent single featuring Snoop Dogg has reached the Top 10 on Beatport under Electro releases. http://iamdocka.demodrop.com/
- Banzai Recs. Focusing on tracks that bring a lot of energy. Headed by Henry Fong, Banzai Recs focused on the party aspect of music so if you create track that get people dancing this is the label for you. http://www.banzairecs.com/
- Panda Funk Records. Focusing on electro house, progressive house, and Dutch house. Headed by Deorro, Panda Funk has 66,000+ followers on Soundcloud that will bring new artists major exposure. http://pandafunk1.demodrop.com/
- Disciple Recordings. Favoring heavy genres, such as dubstep and drum n’ bass. Founded by members from both Dodge & Fuski and Astronaut, Disciple has become a force to be reckoned with in bass music. If heavy bass is your forte, this is the label for you. http://www.disciplerecs.com/contact/
Bonus: Skink. Focuses on Electro and Progressive House. Founded by the legendary Showtek. Skink has over 80,000 followers on Soundcloud. If your tracks are high in energy and captures moments Skink is the label to go to. http://skink.nl/
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