Compass Records

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Compass Records
Compass Records Logo.jpg
Founded 1995 (1995)
Founder Garry West
Alison Brown
Distributor(s) Alternative Distribution Alliance
Genre Folk, Celtic, Bluegrass, Jazz, World music
Country of origin U.S.
Location Nashville, Tennessee
Official website

Compass Records is a Nashville-based independent record label founded in 1995 by musicians Garry West and Alison Brown. Currently home to nearly 100 folk, bluegrass, Celtic, jazz, and new acoustic artists, the label releases about 20 records a year. In 2006, Compass purchased the Green Linnet and Xenophile catalogs, and in 2008 the label purchased Mulligan Records.[1]

Partial list of current and former artists[edit]

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  1. ^ "About us". 2003. Retrieved 3 July 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Viewing all artists from Compass Records". 2003. Retrieved 3 July 2016. 

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