The New Record is a music based social network site run by independent record labels.
From the sites FAQs –
TheNewRecord.com is the first ever free music discovery platform curated by independent record labels. Labels include Anti-, Kill Rock Stars, Sub Pop, Century Media, Daptone, Rhymesayers, Brushfire Records, and Side One Dummy among the 30+ labels, with more still being added.
The New Record is a digital newsstand that offers users a free, filtered environment to play and download new songs (often weeks in advance of release) FOR FREE.
And from the
October 7, 2011 SideOneDummy Records Newsletter –
The New Record is the first-ever free music discovery platform curated by independent record labels and made possible by SideOneDummy co-owner, Bill Armstrong.
TheNewRecord.com has announced a partnership with over 30 independent labels to create a digital newsstand where, every week, the site will offer users a free filtered environment to play and download new songs weeks in advance of release. This first-ever music social network is curated by independent labels. Head HERE to check it out!
New This Week:
Banner Pilot ”Alchemy” off their upcoming album Heart Beats Pacific (Fat Wreck Chords)
Dead To Me ”Undertow” off their upcoming album Moscow Penny Ante (Fat Wreck Chords)
This is a great site for fans of independent music and definitely worth signing up for. You can check out my profile here.