13th Planet Records

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13th Planet Records
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Founded 2004
Founder Al Jourgensen
Distributor(s) Sony BMG Music Entertainment
RED Distribution
Genre Heavy metal, industrial, punk rock, electronic
Country of origin United States
Location El Paso, Texas
Official website 13th Planet

13th Planet Records is a record label founded by Ministry frontman Al Jourgensen. In addition to its function as an artist-run, artist-friendly independent label, 13th Planet encompasses several realms of the music industry including artist management, touring (including 2008's "C U LaTouR"),[1] music publishing as well as a full-scale rehearsal and recording studio.

The label is a joint venture with Megaforce Records in the United States and Canada and is distributed through Sony BMG Music Entertainment/RED Distribution.[2]

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  1. ^ Ilker Yücel (2008) "13th Planet Records - Celebrating New Beginnings", Re:Gen. Accessed 2009-03-18. Archived 2009-04-30.
  2. ^ DuFour, Matt (2005) "Ministry’s Al Jourgensen Launches 13th Planet Records", thetripwire. Accessed 2009-03-18. Archived 2009-04-30.