a conspiracy of gravediggers, spies, swim instructors and international pop stars. There are hangmen and there are saints. as a label has released cassettes, phonograph records and compact discs documenting the audio works of over 150 artists. The main focus of has been artists working in and around Olympia, Washington, where is based, but has included comrades from across the U.S.A. and as far away as Japan, Scotland, Australia, Canada, Germany and England. Yes, explodes the teenage underground into passionate revolt against the corporate ogre world-wide.
Colleagues in the International Pop Underground collide at the vanishing point. The sounds cross back and forth through a number of genres, some known and some less so: punk, hip hop, atom-powered folk-pop, haunted garage, restless singer songwright, epic soul shock, noise exp., blurred-eye visionary psychedelica, roadhouse mod and the silent film soundtracks composed by Timothy Brock, as performed by the Olympia Chamber Orchest

K Records Shares "Jump Kick The Legs" Video from Upcoming Hip Hop Compilation 'All Your Friend's Friends"

K Records Shares “Jump Kick The Legs”

Olympia’s K Records will release All Your Friend’s Friends, a hip hop compilation produced entirely off of samples pulled from the legendary label’s catalog, on November 11th. Ahead of its release, they’ve shared a brand new video for album track “Jump Kick The Legs,” a classic posse cut featuring twelve different MCs from all across the Northwest. The track is based on a sampled drum break, along with various vocal squeals and screams from Chain and The Gang’s:

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Stream The Shivas' "Ride On" from their New LP Out October 28th via K/Burger Records,

The Shivas stream new single “Ride On”

Portland band The Shivas will release their fourth LP, You Know What To Do, on October 28th via K and on cassette via Burger Records. Recorded at K’s Dub Narcotic Studio and mixed by Calvin Johnson, it features the band’s mix of surf-pop, garage-rock, and early ’60s-style rock ‘n’ roll. You can now stream album track “Ride On:

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K Records Releasing "All Your Friend's Friends" Compilation

K Records Detail Hip Hop Compilation

Olympia-based label K has announced the release of All Your Friend’s Friends, a hip hop compilation produced entirely off of samples pulled from the legendary label’s catalog. Featuring 30 seminal Northwest MCs, along with a host of hidden talent from Olympia, WA:

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