Series Two Records is a DIY record label based in Columbus, Nebraska. Series Two started officially in February of 2006 (although the idea for the label came in March of 2002 when Christopher received inspiration from his uncle in form of Independent band CDs). The label currently works with promoting bands around the world to caring people within College, Community & International Radio Programs, MP3 blogs, CD Review Sites, & MySpace.
Series Two Records is moving forward in 2010, with new releases including a Retrospective Compilation Series featuring 5 discs, to be released this MAY. Soon afterwards will see the release of a new batch of full length’s including The Party and the Guests, Atom Miksa Reservation, The Morrisons, Minimal + others.
Series Two Records made history in 2007, 2008 and 2009 releasing bands from all over USA, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Costa Rica, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Japan, China, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, Croatia, New Zealand, Latvia, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Poland, Russia, France, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Finland, Brazil, Singapore, Israel and other places through a Series of (23) compilations which included over 522 different artists from around the world and also released select artists via full length releases. From June 2007 through September 2009; Series Two Records has officially made over 80 releases including (25) compilations totaling over 1600 minutes of music and released over (50) full lengths & nearly a dozen mini CD/EPs. (Press Kit last revised April 16, 2010).
In the press The First Interview with Series Two Records label owner can be read here. Subsequent interviews can be read here & here. Reviews for each band on Series Two Records will be gathered and added to the “catalog” as time allows (a bit outdated, will be working on this feature in the coming weeks/months).
Awards and Honors for 2009: For the 2nd consecutive year, Series Two Records was voted label of the year on Twee.net/ Series Two Records 2009 releases made year end lists from many notable figures including Fensepost.com – Washington USA, Neri Rosa (Ultimo Volume Radio – Brazil), Hiroho/Alfa2000 – Japan, Hands and Arms – France & others.
Awards and Honors for 2008: Series Two Records was voted label of the year by the readers on Twee.Net & was voted best label of the year by Ultimo Volume Radio of Brazil. Series Two Records 2008 releases made year end lists from many notable figures including Neri Rosa of Ultimo Volume Radio, Chris from Indiepages, University of Chicago's music director JJ Mack and DJ's, Uwe @ Pop on Paper radio in Germany, & others.
Visitors of the Series Two Records site are able to free & legal download (3) mp3's from each full length release made by Series Two Records + other nice songs on the sounds page.
NEBRASKA POP FESTIVAL 2010: Christopher from Series Two is organizing Nebraska’s 2nd pop festival, which will occur in September over 5 consecutive days, September 15th through September 19th. Also a new addition to 2010, are pre-festival shows titled “pop rallies” and those will occur on August 14th and August 28th. During Nebraska Pop Festival 2010, we will feature 30+ bands spanning the world including artists from Australia, Switzerland, France, Denmark, Canada, and will include artists from (12) different states including artists from Washington, California, Kentucky, Minnesota, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Utah, Illinois, Wisconsin, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, + other places. For more information, view www.myspace.com/nebraskapopfestival Free 2010 Nebraska Popfest mixtape will hopefully be available in a couple months. See you at Nebraska Pop Festival 2010!
NEBRASKA POP FESTIVAL 2009: Christopher from Series Two helped to organize Nebraska’s first ever pop festival which appeared during August over 4 consecutive days in Omaha, Nebraska and had (24) bands that appeared from Indonesia, Denmark, United Kingdom, New York City, Seattle, Lawrence, Chicago, Omaha & Lincoln Nebraska, Milwaukee, Ames & Des Moines Iowa; Read the blog for result of the 2009 Nebraska Pop Festival & more information: www.myspace.com/nebraskapopfestival
Purchase Series Two Records CD's from Series Two Records directly (Buttons free w/each order) or through these other fine shops
Hands and Arms indie pop shop in France prides itself in carrying indie pop releases from a variety of labels from around the world & in their shop one can find copies of each in-print release from Series Two Records.
Workerbee Records indie/diy shop in Iowa USA prides itself in carrying indie/diy releases from a variety of labels including Series Two Records, please support them.
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