Paper Garden Records is an independent record label based in Brooklyn, New York. Paper Garden Records was formed in 2005 in Nashville, Tennessee by Bryan Vaughan as part of an entrepreneurship program at Belmont University. The labels first signing was Eagle*Seagull, from Lincoln, Nebraska. Eagle*Seagull gained considerable attention in the independent music scene for their first self-titled release. Paper Garden Records has since signed Peasant, Darla Farmer, Emanuel and the Fear, Mighty Tiger, The City and Horses, Dad Rocks!, Pree, Conveyor (band), Fierce Creatures, Team Genius and Little Tybee.