From Obscurity to Infamy: The Modern Reissue Boon


Cheryl Pawelski

Omnivore Recordings

Jeremy Cargill

Got Kinda Lost Records

Patrick McCarthy

Light In The Attic Records

The continuing omnipresence of reissues has made independent labels consider their project choices carefully in order to stand out, mining the private-press and mounds of unreleased recordings in the process. In result, little-known or unissued releases by the likes of Death, Rodriguez and Lavender Country have garnered massive critical acclaim. In discussion, label project managers detail the processes to ensure these projects are a success and the effects they have on the artists' careers.

Primary Access: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Secondary Access: Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate