‘Edition Records, the British jazz label that blows through the jazz landscape with hurricane power’. WRITTEN IN MUSIC
Founded in 2008 by Dave Stapleton, Edition Records is British Jazz Record Label with a European sensibility and global presence. Described by the Irish Times as ‘one of the more artistically credible independent labels to emerge in Europe’, Edition has developed a formidable reputation as one of the most forward thinking music businesses, bridging the gap between creativity and strategy. With a musician at the helm, organic artistic relationships have expanded the label’s roster, transcending borders and generations.
New Music. New Thinking.
“Daring and catholic, the fast growing UK independent label Edition is becoming a match for its near namesake, Munich’s Edition of Contemporary Music (or ECM).” BBC MUSIC MAGAZINE
“ECM isn’t the only great jazz label. The end of 2016 is a good time to take up the cudgels on behalf of Edition Records.” MANAFONISTAS (GERMANY)
“…the British company Edition records…A company led by Dave Stapleton has evolved to be one of the major record companies for Scandinavian jazz.” JAZZNYT (DENMARK)
“The British label Edition Records is a hub for the new vibrant jazz scene in the UK…” POLITIKEN NEWSPAPER (DK)
“It was an incredible Edition year. Our list of favourite records shows that…” WRITTEN IN MUSIC (NL)
‘Edition Records might be a small but growing operation, but there was a time 40 years ago when ECM Records was at much the same stage in Munich, and Edition reveals similar sixth sense for emerging innovators’. GUARDIAN
‘Edition Records has developed into one of the most vital record labels in jazz music’. YORK POST
‘One of the more artistically credible independent labels to emerge in Europe in some time’. IRISH TIMES
Get in touch…
Please e-mail us [edition @ editionrecords.com] if you have any questions or just want to say hi!