Demo Policy

Bands looking to submit music for consideration, please only do so if you have heard of the bands on our label. At this time we are only looking for bands that fall into categories of Shoegaze, DreamPop, Twee, IndiePop, late 80's or 90's inspired guitar indie rock. Please do not submit to Kanine Records if your band plays in the style of Prog, Metal, Drone/Noise, Hard Rock, Hardcore, Screamo, Emo, Electro, PopPunk, Hip Hop, R&B, Laptop Electronica, Singer/Songwriter, Country, Americana, Roots, or Folk. Only apply if you are looking to make music your lifelong career. If you have no interest in touring normally outside of your hometown then please do not submit anything. Please email us a link of streaming songs (via soundcloud, youtube, or bandcamp) to Do not attach mp3s or other files. Please include a few sentences about you or your band. We listen to all, but cannot respond to all.


US distribution by ADA, UK distribution by Essential.


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