MMW label showcase

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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Friday, March 24

Knee Deep In Sound  Founded by Hot Since 82, this label continued to push the boundaries in the world of house music. Do not miss out on this amazing night with Hot Since 82, Eats Everything, and more! Info

DIM MAK Records  Label and lifestyle brand founded by Steve Aoki. DIM MAK defines the tip-of-the-spear in new musical movements and continues to push the envelope on what a true music experience is about. Info

Cartel Recordings  Founded by Kryder and Tom Staar under the Spinnin’ Records umbrella, releasing forward thinking, powerful, rhythm littered, techno laced, percussion employing, groove inspired electronic music. Info

Toolroom Records  One of the world’s leading dance record labels founded by Mark Knight in 2003. Definitely the most exciting pool party for house music fans. Info

 

Saturday, March 25

Anjunadeep  Founded in 2005 by Above & Beyond and James Grant. Having begun life as an outlet for the deeper and more progressive end of the trio’s DJ sets, the label has grown into one of the dance music world’s most respected imprints. Timeless, soulful, and melodic electronic music… yes! Info

Bedrock Records  The brainchild of world-renowned DJ producer John Digweed, this label is one of the most influential brands in the electronic scene and its ability to constantly evolve and adapt to the ever changing market has laid down a foundation for new generations to come. John Digweed + Eagles & Butterflies = LEGENDARY. Info

Crosstown Rebels  Run by artist and DJ Damian Lazarus, who loves quality alternative sounds and thrives on creative, young people armed with something new to say. This event isn’t for the casual party goer… get ready to lose yourself at “Get Lost Miami.” Info

Hot Cakes  Founded by Deekline and Jurassik in 2010, Hot Cakes bring the best of what the UK Bass scene has to offer. Treat yourself to some new vibes, new tunes, and new talent. Info

Music On  Created and curated by Italian DJ Marco Carola, Music On continues to offer cutting-edge club sounds along with unique events across the world. If you’ve never been to a Music On event, you absolutely must! Info

Spinnin’ Records  An independent record label based in the Netherlands, cranking out hit after hit in every electronic genre possible. One of the leading forces in the dance music scene and is home to several sub-labels run by Tiësto, Don Diablo, Oliver Heldens, and Sander Van Doorn to name a few. Every year they reveal a crazy surprise guest, so don’t miss this opportunity. Info

Play It Down Records  Sub-label of Made To Play, run by Jesse Rose, Play It Down is well know for the diverse releases notably by The Magician, Carlo Lio, Doc Martin and more! B2B all night long… in a taco joint! Info

 

Sunday, March 26Label showcase party!

Anjunabeats  Founded and A&R’d by Above & Beyond (Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness, and Paavo Siljamäki), Anjunabeats is one of the leading trance and dance music labels in the world. Guaranteed one of the best events to cap off your Miami Music Week experience. Info

Cajual VS Cajual  Chicago-based labels founded by Curtis Jones, aka Green Velvet, and Cajmere. Cajual has focused more on the techno influenced sounds as Relief is directed towards the Chicago house vibes. Experience this very rare event where Curtis Jones takes us through the history of house and techno. Info

Desolat Music Group  Düsseldorf-based label founded by Loco Dice and Martin Buttrich. Desolat has always supported the new and undiscovered, opening up the world to new sounds. Loco Dice on a boat? Yes please. Info

Monstercat  Canadian-based independent electronic label most known for helping kickstart the careers of San Holo, Jauz, Marshmello, Slushii, Seven Lions, and Pegboard Nerds to name a few. Do you like hard hitting bass and fun melodic synths? This is your party. Info

Nervous Records  Celebrating its 26th year in business, Nervous Records is New York’s longest active independent dance label. Having releases with Josh Wink, Armand Van Helden, and Masters At Work to name a few, this label has seen success in all genres between house, hip-hop, techno, deep house, and indie dance. Wind down with the groovy tunes Nervous has to offer. And the best part? It’s FREE! Info

KMS Records  Legendary Detroit-based label founded by one of the techno godfathers, Kevin Saunderson. Celebrating its 30th year in the business, you’re in for a techno history lesson for sure. Info

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Sosumi Records  Based in London and founded by Kryder, Sosumi enables fresh new talent to bring their ideas and visions to the masses without limitations. Tech house by the pool, the best way to spend a Sunday! Info

OVUM Recordings  Philly-based electronic music label specializing in house and techno, founded by world renowned DJ Josh Wink. Dance ’til the morning with Josh Wink, Ellen Allien, and rising star MANIK! Info

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