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Miami Music Week (March 20-26th) is almost here and we’ve got you covered with our MMW 2017 Guide, full of insider tips, budget hacks, pool parties, happy hours & more! Check out the 80+ MMW shows Jukely members can attend at no extra charge. 


In this day in age where everything has become digitalized, record labels are still the backbone of the music industry. Many artists who have found success in their own careers have created independently run labels to support and give the emerging talents the tools and exposure.

MMW is the one time of the year where the labels from all over the world come to showcase their new and emerging acts in America. Here’s our roundup of all of this year’s:

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Monday, March 20

Rebirth Records  One of the most respected Italian independent label, known to helping discover the talents of Tensnake, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Soul Clap, Jimmy Edgar, and Deetron. If you’re into deep funky bass and disco, this is the party for you. Info

RAM Records  Drum & Bass powerhouse founded by Andy C. Notable. Acts on the label are Chase & Status, René LaVice, Sub Focus, and Wilkinson. If you’re into heavy bass lines and mind bending DnB, look no further. Info

Tuesday, March 21

Interlink Records  Founded by NY-based producer and DJ Michael Vincent, releasing quality techno and tech house since 2016. You’re sure to hear some undiscovered underground tech gems. Info

Mindshake Records  The brainchild and creative outlet of famed Spanish DJ/producer PACO OSUNA. Start off your week with some deep bangin’ techno. Info

Typ3 Records  Miami and San Francisco-based record label founded by Luke Hunter, SpinnZinn, and Franccesco Cardenas. You’re in Miami so make sure to support the local talent too. Info

Wednesday, March 22

Axtone Records  Derived from his own stage name, Axwell launched the label in 2005 as an imprint to release his own material and in recent years has expanded into a label that is actively signing and releasing quality house music from all around the globe. If high energy house and pools are your thing, this is the party to be at. Info

Armada Music  Founded by trance king Armin van Buuren in 2003, the label is home to many super star DJs such as Andrew Rayel, Borgeous, Cedric Gervais, Dash Berlin, Gareth Emery, and more. Trance fans unite! Info

Deeperfect – Italian label, know for its releases with the likes of Andhim, Mark Knight, Umek, Pan- Pot and many more notable acts. Do not miss out on some of the worlds most sought after emerging house acts. Info

Enormous Tunes  Hailing from Switzerland, Enormous Tunes is best known breaking acts like Nora En Pure and Croatia Squad. Get ready for some sexy deep house for this pool party! Info

UNDR THE RADR  Founded in 2014 by veteran house music producer, Roger Sanchez aka S-Man. Classic house vibes. Make sure to put your dance shoes for this one. Info

Potion  Independent record label and club night established in 2014 by The Magician. The Potion never disappoints, we highly recommend if you dig fun and uplifting house tunes. Info

This Ain’t Bristol – German house music label founded to spread the message of Good Vibes House and build an appropriate platform for advanced UK influenced house and tech music. If you’re the type to get experimental and try out different vibes, this is the place to be. Info

 

Thursday, March 23

Heldeep Records  Founded by Dutch electronic music DJ and producer Oliver Heldens under Spinnin’ Records umbrella. Get ready to shuffle with Oliver by the pool. Info

Buygore  Just as you would assume by the name, this label was founded by Israeli dubstep producer and DJ, Borgore. If you’re into filthy bass and hard hitting trap, this is the party for you. Info

Deadbeats  Dubstep duo Zeds Dead launched this label in 2016 with a genre bending compilation supporting several emerging talent you will not want to miss out on. You’re in for a treat with Jauz going b2b with the duo! Info

Doorn Records  Founded by Sander Van Doorn under Spinnin’ Records, this label has a consistent track record (no pun intended) of releasing absolute bangers ranging from deep to progressive house. Info

Firepower Records vs SMOG Records  Firepower founded by DATSIK and SMOG founded by 12th Planet, these two labels have been on the forefront of discovering the hottest bass and dubstep acts. If bass is your thing, this is the place to be. Info

DATSIK and SMOG

Octopus Recordings  LA-based label founded by Sian, banging out modern riding Techno. Fist pumping is inevitable. Info

Dirtybird  An innovative San Francisco-based house music label with quirky ideas, bass driven funk and a crew founded by Claude VonStroke. Get ready to shake your booty! Info

Mixmash Records  Label head honcho Laidback Luke has grown this platform from a self releasing outlet to a musical discovery hub over the years. This is a showcase you will not want to miss out on. Info

Protocol Recordings  Founded in 2012 by Nicky Romero, this label continues to develop a roster of heavyweights and rising talent. Heavy electro to sultry progressive, this party will be off the hook! Info

Revealed Recordings  Dutch DJ and producer Hardwell founded this label in 2010 releasing a range of tracks from tech-house to electro. You’re in for a big night with this event. Info

SCI+TEC  Founded by techno veteran, Dubfire, this label has released not only his own works but new and discovered music of emerging and established talent. Get ready for a long night of dark and groovy techno. Info

Yoshitoshi Recordings  Since its conception in 1994 by Grammy-award winning duo Deep Dish, Yoshitoshi Recordings has built itself into a household name by releasing a range of essential and timeless dance records. House music all day long! Info

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