Transgressive Records

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Transgressive Records
Country of originUnited Kingdom
LocationLondon, England

Transgressive Records is an independent record label based in London, England, formed in 2004.[1] Its founders, Tim Dellow and Toby L, first met at a Bloc Party gig organised by Toby's Rockfeedback website.[2]

The label's debut release was '1am' by The Subways in September 2004, quickly followed by singles from Mystery Jets, The Young Knives and Regina Spektor.[3]

Current artists on the Transgressive Records roster include Flume, SOPHIE, Songhoy Blues, Alvvays, Gengahr, Julia Jacklin and Hippo Campus.[4][5]

The company has also formed Transgressive Management, looking after Johnny Flynn, Blaenavon, Marika Hackman and Let's Eat Grandma, and a publishing company, working with Two Door Cinema Club, Foals, Benny Mails, Odetta Hartman and more.[6]