orchid tapes is a record label founded in toronto in early 2010 currently based in new york. the overall goal of orchid tapes is to unite and expose a network of like-minded artists from all over the world under a collective-style label. it's our hope that the music and artwork reflected in each release we help to put out breaks free of the established norm, disregards trends, reflects the dedication of it’s creator and provokes a strong emotional resonance within whoever experiences it.
the radio dept. is a dream pop band from lund, sweden signed to labrador records.
felt released ten albums in the 1980s, and lawrence was the only constant member of the band from its inception in 1979 to its dissolution in 1989, though he doesn't appear at all on the band's penultimate album, train above the city.
ride are a british rock band that formed in 1988 in oxford, england, consisting of andy bell, mark gardener, laurence "loz" colbert, and steve queralt. the band were initially part of the "shoegazing" scene that emerged in england during the early 1990s.
thomas meluch (born august 4, 1984) is an american singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, writer, and photographer, best known by his pseudonym benoît pioulard.