Northplatte Records

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Northplatte Records
Founded 2006
Founder Joshua James
McKay Stevens
Genre Various
Country of origin  United States
Location American Fork, UT
Official website northplatterecords.com

Northplatte Records is an American independent record label founded by singer/songwriter Joshua James and McKay Stevens. The label came to prominence began when Paste Magazine darling Joshua James and successive artist Isaac Russell came to prominence in singer/songwriter markets.[1]

Fork Fest[edit]

In October 2010, Northplatte Records sponsored Fork Fest, a music festival featuring 33 artists on 3 stages. Attendance was approximately 5,000. The one-day festival was advertised on radio and via virtually all local print media. Artists included all Northplatte artists as well as artists signed to Kilby Records, Slowtrain Records, Columbia Records, Red Owl Records (Fictionist), Sea Sick Records, My Forlorn Wallet Records, Thousand Leaves Records, Call Me Judy Records, Groundloop Records, R Legacy Entertainment, Sonata Cantata Records, and widely known unsigned acts including Imagine Dragons and Location Location.

Artists Include[edit]

Former Artists Include[edit]

Discography[edit]

Northplatte Records released its first album (B-Sides It's Dark Outside, NPR001) in 2006.

Each item in the list includes the artist, the release name, the release medium or media, and (in most cases) the release date.

2000s[edit]

  • NPR-001: Joshua JamesB-Sides It’s Dark Outside – CD/LP (2006)
  • NPR-002: RuRu (AKA Isaac Russell) - Elizabeth – CD/LP (2008)
  • NPR-003: Southern War – Southern War EP – CD/EP (2006)
  • NPR-004: Joshua JamesFields & Floods – CD/LP (2007)
  • NPR-005: Joshua JamesThe Sun is Always Brighter – CD/LP (2007)
  • NPR-006: Joshua James - Crash This Train / The Garden EP - CD/EP (2008)
  • NPR-007: Desert Noises – Desert Noises EP – CD/EP (2009)
  • NPR-008: William James & The Underground Railroad – CD/LP (2009)
  • NPR-009: The Vibrant Sound – Downtown – CD/LP (2009)
  • NPR-010: Joshua James - Sing Songs EP - CD/EP (2009)
  • NPR-011: Joshua JamesBuild Me This – CD/LP (2009)
  • NPR-012: Various - Northplatte Records Christmas Album - CD/EP (2009)
  • NPR-013: Parlor Hawk - Hoarse & Roaring - CD/LP (2010)
  • NPR-014: Joshua James - Joshua James iTunes Sessions - mp3 (2010)
  • NPR-015: Joshua James - My Sisters Words - CD/EP (2010)
  • NPR-016: Various - Fork Fest 2010 Compilation Album - CD/EP (2010)
  • NPR-017: Sayde Price - Wilt All Rosy - CD/LP (2011)
  • NPR-018: Joshua James - From The Top of Willamette Mountain - CD/LP (2012)
  • NPR-014: Desert Noises – 27 Ways – CD/LP (2014)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Northplatte Records SLUG Magazine: "Northplatte Records". Nov 2008.

http://desertnoises.com/site/ "Desert Noises" 2014.

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