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Founded 2000
Founder Miguel Trost De Pedro
Distributor(s) Revolver USA
Genre Electronic, experimental, IDM, glitch/glitch hop, hip hop
Country of origin United States
Location San Francisco, California and Berlin
Official website tigerbeat6.com/

Tigerbeat6 is a San Francisco and Berlin based independent and (mostly) electronic record label run by Kid606 (Miguel De Pedro).[1] The name reflects De Pedro's obsession with cats, which also comes to light in the catalogue numbers, all of which start with MEOW. It is also a loose reference to the top-selling teen magazine Tiger Beat. The label's first release was in 2000 and as of 2013 the label has over two hundred releases.[2]

Tigerbeat6 has four sublabels: Nibbana, Shockout, Tigerbass & Violent Turd.

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  1. ^ Peter Shapiro (October 2001). "Kid606 Beats and the brat". The Wire. 
  2. ^ Andrew Ryce (August 2013). "Kid606 finds Happiness". Resident Advisor. 

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