MPress Records Signs A Fragile Tomorrow To Multi-Album Deal

Alt-Rock Group Opens For Indigo Girls in Atlanta, GA July 18

We are thrilled to announce the signing of A Fragile Tomorrow to MPress Records! Hailing from Charleston, SC, this alt-rock band of brothers formed in 2006 and have earned the respect of many artists including Amy Ray of Indigo Girls! Welcome to the MPress family, A Fragile Tomorrow!

Also, the guys will be opening for the Indigo Girls in Atlanta, GA on July 18th!

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MPress Records Hosts MPressFest SXSW 2014

8th Annual Official SXSW Day Party Saturday, March 15, 12 PM – 5:30 PM @ The Soho Lounge, Austin, TX

New York, NY – MPress Records is proud to present its 8th annual official SXSW party: MPressFest, named a “Winner” by SXSW Examiner. The party takes place at The Soho Lounge in Austin, Texas on Saturday, March 15th at 12:00pm and features an exceptional international lineup including Australian rocker Mia Dyson, South Africa’s The Parlotones, Rachael Sage and The Sequins, Seth Glier, A Fragile Tomorrow, Danielle Howle + Firework Show, and JP Hoe. Sponsored by M Music & Musicians Magazine, Blurt Magazine, Planetary Group and The Deli Magazine and ROCKI, this event is open to the public; entry, food and drinks are free, but you must RSVP. Please visit bit.ly/MPresssxsw2014 to RSVP.

Click here to check out our MPressFest SXSW 2014 Twitter Contest to win a brand new ROCKI, a fresh new wireless music system – the winner will be announced at the show. 

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MPress Records’ Charity CD 'New Arrivals Vol. 5' Gets CD Release Concert/Party

1/11/14, at Laurie Beechman Theatre, NYC

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MPress Records will celebrate the physical release of their charity album ‘New Arrivals Vol. 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief’ with a January 11, 2014 concert/CD release party at the Laurie Beechman Theatre (407 W. 42nd St.) in New York City. The event will feature Rachael Sage & The Sequins as well as other artists who have appeared in the 'New Arrivals' series, including Gregory Douglass and Andy Mac; special guest Trevor Exter will also make a rare solo performance. Tickets are available in advance for $25, here or by calling (212) 352-3101.


NY1 News: Manhattan-Based Label Organizes Sandy Relief Benefit Album

MPress Records' Rachael Sage Talks to NY1's Cheryl Wills about New Arrivals Vol 5

New York local news channel NY1 News talked with our own Rachael Sage about the New Arrivals Vol 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief. Watch the piece that aired all weekend long, featuring "Turn It Around" by Brooklyn's Lucius.

Physical pre-orders are available now for holiday delivery, click here for more details.

Download the album on iTunes!

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MPress Records Announces Powerhouse Line-Up on Hurricane Sandy Benefit CD

New Arrivals Vol 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief To Benefit Three NYC-Area Charities Set For Early Digital Release On October 29th.

New York, NY – MPress Records announces the final line-up of the 5th installment in its charity compilation series, New Arrivals Vol. 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief (Due out Oct. 29th digitally, and January 14th physically). Conceived by MPress founder Rachael Sage and culled from over 1,000 submissions, "NAV5" features a wealth of international indie talent including: rising Brooklyn-based band Lucius; acclaimed NYC singer-songwriters Lucy Wainwright Roche and Ari Hest; UK folk-pop artists Polly Paulusma and Stephen Langstaff; and a bonus track by Grammy® Winner Paula Cole. 100% of all funds collected from the sale of this compilation benefit three NYC-based charities that are still continuing to serve communities affected by Hurricane Sandy: The Red Hook Initiative (Brooklyn), Project Hospitality Staten Island Hurricane Relief Fund (Staten Island) and Graybeards (The Rockaways).

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MPress Records Extends Submissions for New Arrivals: Vol. 5

Submission deadline extended to August 20, 2013

MPress Records has extended submissions through August 20, 2013 for Volume 5 of their New Arrivals charity compilation series. 100% of the proceeds from New Arrivals: Vol. 5 (NAV5) will benefit the following Hurricane Sandy Relief organizations: The Red Hook Initiative (Brooklyn), Project Hospitality Staten Island Hurricane Relief Fund (Staten Island) and Graybeards (The Rockaways). The NYC-based independent label has just launched an international search for rising artists in various genres to be on the compilation, via the Sonicbids online submission platform. AAA, Singer-Songwriter, Americana, Rock and Pop submissions highly encouraged, but all styles of music are welcome and will be considered. (For more details visit: http://bit.ly/MPR_NAV5.)


MPress Records Accepting Artist Submissions for New Arrivals: Volume 5

Emerging Artist Compilation to Benefit Hurricane Sandy Relief Organizations: The Red Hook Initiative, Project Hospitality Staten Island, & Graybeards

New York, NY – Internationally distributed record label MPress Records has announced the beginning of production on Volume 5 of their New Arrivals charity compilation series. 100% of the proceeds from New Arrivals: Vol. 5 (NAV5) will benefit the following Hurricane Sandy Relief organizations: The Red Hook Initiative (Brooklyn), Project Hospitality Staten Island Hurricane Relief Fund (Staten Island) and Graybeards (The Rockaways). The NYC-based independent label has just launched an international search for rising artists in various genres to be on the compilation, via the Sonicbids online submission platform. AAA, Singer-Songwriter, Americana, Rock and Pop submissions highly encouraged, but all styles of music are welcome and will be considered. (For more details visit: http://bit.ly/MPR_NAV5.)

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MPress Records Features Upcoming New Arrivals Artists at SXSW Party!

7th Annual Official SXSW Day Party, March 16th 12PM-5:30PM, at The Soho Lounge

MPress Records is proud to present its 7th annual Official SXSW Day Party: MPressFest, named a “Winner” by SXSW Examiner.

The party takes place at The Soho Lounge in Austin, Texas on Saturday, March 16th between 12-5:30pm and features an exceptional line-up including Jesca Hoop, Seth Glier, A Fragile Tomorrow, Rachael Sage, A House for Lions, Melissa Ferrick and The Balconies.

Sponsored by M Music & Musicians Magazine, Blurt Magazine, Planetary Group and The Deli Magazine, this event is open to the public; entry, food and drinks are free, and there will be giveaways throughout the day. 

Please visit bit.ly/MPFSX2013 to RSVP and http://bit.ly/MPFSX13 for your chance to win an iPod Nano!

For more information on the party visit http://bit.ly/MPressSXSW2013 



MPress Records Holiday Sale!

New Arrivals Collection for $12 and under!

We're so thankful for the wonderful and eventful year that we've had here!  So we are sharing the love by offering each title from our entire current catalog (feat. Rachael Sage, Seth Glier, Melissa Ferrick and New Arrivals) for only $12! We're also offering other goodies including limited-time only bundles, discounted back catalog and gifts that give back.

Visit http://mpressrecords.myshopify.com/collections/holiday-sale to find the perfect gift for the music lover on your list!

*Place domestic orders by 6:00 PM (EST) on December 16th and international orders by 6:00 PM (EST) on December 2nd for arrival before December 25th.


MPressFest CMJ 2012 Official Showcase

Line-Up, Exclusive Giveaways and more!

MPress Records has just confirmed the lineup for our annual showcase event at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon. The event will take place at Rockwood Music Hall in New York City on Wednesday, October 17th at 2:30 PM, and will feature an exceptional lineup including Antigone Rising, Rachael Sage, A Fragile Tomorrow, Seth Glier & Julia Haltigan. This official CMJ showcase is open to the public, but you can RSVP here.

Free drinks will be given to all CMJ badge holders, and the first 20 guests will receive free passes to our exclusive happy hour after party right next door at the Rockwood Bar for artist meet & greet. Additional passes will be given out throughout the show so, come by and stay with us for a party you won't soon forget!

For more information on the event please visit: http://mpressrecords.com/CMJ2012/MPF_CMJ2012.html