Heist or Hit Records
|Heist Or Hit Records|
|Distributor(s)||Republic of Music|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Location||Ashford (Surrey), Manchester|
Heist Or Hit Records is an independent record label located in Ashford, Surrey and Manchester, founded in late 2007 by Mick Scholefield. Its most notable signees are The Answering Machine, LoveLikeFire, Rapids! and Pomegranates.
In 2010, the label released a limited edition 7" single '[Bloodshot Days]' for the UK band The Crookes.
In 2011, the label signed 3 new acts, Skint & Demoralised from Wakefield, Letting Up Despite Great Faults from Los Angeles and Simian Ghost from Sweden. In November 2011 the label was Bethan Elfyn's choice for her 'Label it Up’ feature on Amazing Radio. In February 2012, Brooklyn band Dinowalrus were signed by the label.
- The Answering Machine
- Bad Veins
- Fantasy Rainbow
- First Love, Last Rites
- High Hazels
- I Am Oak
- Letting Up Despite Great Faults
- Northern American
- Simian Ghost
- Skint & Demoralised
- "BBC Introducing blog Huw's DIY Label of the Week". BBC Introducing. 2010-04-01.
- "Pomegranates 'Everybody, Come Outside!' (Heist Or Hit) Released 02/11/09". 2009-11-05.
- "Bethan Elfyn - What's on Amazing Radio". 2011-11-11.
- "Dinowalrus to release new album on Heist Or Hit Records". 2012-02-14.
- "NME announce 'Cliffer' release and video exclusive". 2009-03-16.
- "Festival Diaries - Charlot by First Love, Last Rites". 2013-06-06.
- "New Entity Music - HIGH HAZELS: Hearts Are Breaking". 2013-07-31.