Kranky (record label)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kranky
Kranky logo.svg
Founded 1993 (1993)
Founder Bruce Adams
Joel Leoschke
Genre
Country of origin United States
Location Chicago, Illinois
Official website kranky.net

Kranky is an American independent record label in Chicago, Illinois. It was started in 1993 by Bruce Adams and Joel Leoschke.[1] It houses predominantly experimental music artists, often branching into or inspired by ambient, rock, electronic or psychedelic music. Their first release was Labradford's 1993 debut album Prazision.[2] Adams left the label in 2006, after which Leoschke continued running it, with the help of Brian Foote of Kranky band Nudge.[3]

Artists[edit]

Current[edit]

Former[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]