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Press release: Pitchfork's 'best of the decade' lists - great showing from group labels14 October 2019

PITCHFORK – 200 best albums of the 2010s – click here to read!
200 Ratking – So It Goes (XL)
194 Titus Andronicus – The Monitor (XL)
187 Iceage – Beyondless (Matador)
178 Savages – Silence Yourself (Matador)
176 Gil Scott-Heron – I’m New Here (XL)
147 The National – High Violet (4AD)
128 Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool (XL)
127 Car Seat Headrest – Teens Of Denial (Matador)
122 Snail Mail – Lush (Matador)
115 U.S. Girls – In A Poem Unlimited (4AD)
114 Sampha – Process (Young Turks)
108 Kaytranada – 99.9% (XL)
95 Jai Paul – Leak 04-13 (Bait Ones) (XL)
94 Vampire Weekend – Contra (XL)
82 Girls – Father, Son, Holy Ghost (TP)
78 Kurt Vile – Smoke Ring For My Halo (Matador)
70 Perfume Genius – No Shape (Matador)
61 Arca – Arca (XL)
60 King Krule – The...

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Press release: The Guardian's list of the 100 best albums of the 21st century13 September 2019

The Guardian’s list of the 100 best album of the 21st Century include 15 of our label releases. Click here to read!

94 Peaches – The Teaches Of Peaches
82 Yo La Tengo – And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out
75 MIA – Kala
69 Vampire Weekend – Vampire Weekend
68 The National – Boxer
55 St.Vincent – Strange Mercy
50 Interpol – Turn On The Bright Lights
46 Grimes – Art Angels
44 Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires Of The City
35 Grimes – Visions
32 MIA – Arular
26 The xx – xx
16 Radiohead – Kid A
11 Radiohead – In Rainbows
6 Dizzee Rascal – Boy in da Corner

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Press release: And the nominees are...... 9 August 2019

Congrats to our recent nominees in various upcoming award ceremonies…

MTV VMA AWARDS
Best Direction – FKA twigs, “Cellophane”
Best Visual Effects – FKA twigs, “Cellophane”
Best Choreography – FKA twigs, “Cellophane”

AIM AWARDS
Independent Label Of The Year – Rough Trade
Best Independent Track – FKA Twigs, “Cellophane”
Best Independent Track – JARV IS, “Must I Evolve”
Best Independent Track – Jai Paul, “Do You Love Her Now”
Best Independent Track – Holly Herndon, “Eternal”
UK Independent Breakthrough – black midi
Best (difficult) second album – SOAK, Grim Town
Best Independent Video – FKA Twigs, “Cellophane”

MERCURY PRIZE SHORTLIST
Black Midi – ‘Schlagenheim’

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