Today sees the release of a Space Fight remix of Ra Ra Riot’s single “Suckers” which marks the 3rd remixed single the band has…Read More
is an independent record label based in Seattle, Washington, started and still managed by the members of the band This Busy Monster, Christopher Possanza and Josh Rosenfeld, who created the label in 1994 to release their band’s material. Its logo is a drawing of a dog holding a record in its mouth.
The name of the label comes from the Russian word барсук [barˈsuk] “badger”. However, the label is not named after a badger, as is noted in the Barsuk Records FAQ , but after Christopher Possanza and Jason Avinger’s dog, a black Labrador. The dog can be heard barking in This Busy Monster’s track “Song 69”.
New York City’s Charly Bliss have shared “Glitter”, the lead single from their forthcoming debut album, Guppy. Guppy is available for pre-order now and…Read More
Nada Surf are streaming their new live album Peaceful Ghosts, which was recorded this summer with accompaniment from the Babelsberg Film Orchestra. The album…Read More
Laura Gibson, whose newest album Empire Builder was released last May, she recently shared her new video for album track “Two Kids”. Empire Builder…Read More
Today Ra Ra Riot are happy to share a session a Jim Eno Spotify session. The band visited Eno’s Public Hi-Fi Studio when they…Read More
We caught up with Mathieu Santos from the band Ra Ra Riot before a recent show. Matt sat down on with us on their…Read More
Laura Gibson has released a new video for her single “Not Harmless,” a track off her forthcoming release Empire Builder which comes out tomorrow,…Read More
Laura Gibson has confirmed a US and European Spring tour in support of Empire Builder that kicks off March 16 in Pittsburgh, PA (supporting…Read More
Only twice did Ra Ra Riot cover Carly Rae Jepsen’s sax-fueled, hooky-inspiring E-MO-TION cut “Run Away With Me” live. Once was enough for a…Read More
Laura Gibson, recently announced her new album Empire Builder, due for release on April 1 via Barsuk. Gibson has confirmed a US and European…Read More
To celebrate the clock ticking over to 2016, Ra Ra Riot have revealed “Absolutely,” a new track off their forthcoming album Need Your Light,…Read More
Ra Ra Riot have revealed their new video for “Water,” from their recently announced forthcoming album, Need Your Light, out February 19,via Barsuk Records….Read More