Modern Outsider

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Modern Outsider
Founded 2010 (2010)
Founder Chip Adams
Erin Adams
Distributor(s) INgrooves
Genre Alternative rock
Indie rock
Country of origin U.S.
Location Austin, Texas
Official website

Modern Outsider was founded in Austin, Texas in October 2010 as a full-service management company and independent record label by husband and wife team, Chip and Erin Adams.[1] Collectively, they have well over two decades of experience in various facets of the music industry, from radio promotion at Dangerbird Records, Capitol Records,[2] The Syndicate and Cornerstone (agency) where they also handled digital marketing; they were in charge of editorial at the tastemaking site, Their mission is simple: discover and release great music while building a tight-knit community for their artists.[3]

In January 2016 the label was featured in Austin Monthly.[4]

Modern Outsider was named the Record Label of the Year in 2016 by the Austin Chronicle.[5]

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  1. ^ Hernandez, Dorothy. "Husband-Wife Lead Lead Record Label Through A Busy First Year". It's On Magazine. 
  2. ^ Bronson, Kevin. "Premiere: Soft Swells, 'Every Little Thing'". Buzz Bands. 
  3. ^ Swiatecki, Chad. "Austin acts that have 'It': Ume, Da'Shade Moonbeam, Quiet Company, Crooks, Marmalakes". Austin American Statesman. 
  4. ^ Parker, Bryan C. (4 January 2016). "Label of Love". Austin Monthly. Retrieved 4 August 2016. 
  5. ^ "Modern Outsider - Record Label - Austin Music Awards - 2015 - Industry Awards - The Austin Chronicle". Retrieved 4 August 2016. 

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