Drag City is a Chicago-based independent record label. It was established with a Royal Trux single release ("Hero Zero" - DC1) in 1990 in Chicago, Illinois by Dan Koretzky and Dan Osborn. Drag City specializes in experimental indie rock acts. Bands that have released material on Drag City include: The label released the US version of Scott Walker's Tilt in 1997, after the label approached him wishing to give the album a US release. Walker described releasing the album on the indie as "an experiment". Several Drag City albums have been licensed to Domino Records for British release.

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  • Drag City est un label de musique indépendant basé à Chicago. Il fut fondé en 1990 par Dan Koretzky et Dan Osborn. Drag City est spécialisé dans le rock indépendant. De fait, parmi les artistes sortis sur ce label on peut citer Joanna Newsom, Pavement, Royal Trux, Stereolab, Cindy Dall, Faun Fables, Smog, Will Oldham, Weird War, Jim O'Rourke, David Grubbs, U.S. Maple, Alasdair Roberts, Neil Michael Hagerty, Ghost, Flying Saucer Attack, Papa M, White Magic, Espers, Shellac, Ty Segall, OM, Dirty Three, David Pajo ou Silver Jews. (fr)
  • Drag City ist ein in Chicago ansässiges Independent-Label, das 1989 von Dan Koretzky und Dan Osborn gegründet wurde. Drag City ist spezialisiert auf experimentelle Indie-Rock- und Folk-Interpreten. Die Veröffentlichungen werden in Deutschland über Rough Trade vertrieben. (de)
  • La Drag City è un'etichetta discografica statunitense con sede a Chicago fondata nel 1995 e specializzata nella produzione di musica indipendente. Gli artisti pubblicati spaziano tra generi diversi che vanno dall'alternative country, al folk, all'alternative rock ed al post rock. (it)
  • ドラッグ・シティ(Drag City) は、アメリカ・イリノイ州シカゴのインディペンデントレコードレーベル。1990年に設立され、エクスペリメンタル色の強いインディー・ロックのミュージシャンを多く手掛けている。 (ja)
  • Drag City is een onafhankelijk platenlabel uit Chicago, Verenigde Staten. Het platenlabel is opgericht in 1989 door Dan Koretzky en Dan Osborn. Drag City is gespecialiseerd in indierockbands. Onder andere de volgende bands en artiesten hebben albums bij Drag City uitgebracht: Pavement, Bill Callahan, Will Oldham, Half Japanese, Jim O'Rourke en Joanna Newsom. De eerste uitgave van het platenlabel (DC1), was de single Hero Zero van Royal Trux. Verschillende albums van Drag City worden in het Verenigd Koninkrijk uitgebracht door Domino Records. (nl)
  • Drag City is a Chicago-based independent record label. It was established with a Royal Trux single release ("Hero Zero" - DC1) in 1990 in Chicago, Illinois by Dan Koretzky and Dan Osborn. Drag City specializes in experimental indie rock acts. Bands that have released material on Drag City include: * Bachelorette (singer) * Baby Dee * William Basinski * Richard Bishop * Blues Control * Bill Callahan * Cave * Cynthia Dall * Dope Body * Espers * Faun Fables * Flying Saucer Attack * Edith Frost * The Fucking Champs * Loose Fur * Ghost * David Grubbs * Neil Michael Hagerty * The Howling Hex * Magik Markers * Monotonix * Movietone * Joanna Newsom * Scout Niblett * Nig-Heist * Will Oldham (Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Palace Music, etc.) * Om * Jim O'Rourke * Papa M * Pavement * Pearls and Brass * Jessica Pratt * The Red Krayola * The Renderers * Alasdair Roberts * Royal Trux * Lætitia Sadier * Ty Segall * Sic Alps * Silver Jews * Six Organs of Admittance * Stereolab * Sun Araw * U.S. Maple * Wand * Weird War * White Magic * Michael Yonkers The label released the US version of Scott Walker's Tilt in 1997, after the label approached him wishing to give the album a US release. Walker described releasing the album on the indie as "an experiment". Several members of Drag City's staff have played in bands; press-chief Gene Booth played keyboards and guitar in USA, and Booth, head of sales Rian Murphy, and founder Dan Koretzky all played in Mantis. Booth were also a member of Chestnut Station. In recent years, they have expanded their catalog to include alternative comedy releases, with recent outputs from Fred Armisen, Neil Hamburger, and Andy Kaufman among others, and reissues, notably by Gary Higgins and Death. Several Drag City albums have been licensed to Domino Records for British release. In 1997 Drag City began publishing printed works such as the literary magazine The Minus Times and Neil Hagerty's novel Victory Chimp. They have also distributed films such as the 2013 documentary The Source Family. (en)
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  • Drag City est un label de musique indépendant basé à Chicago. Il fut fondé en 1990 par Dan Koretzky et Dan Osborn. Drag City est spécialisé dans le rock indépendant. De fait, parmi les artistes sortis sur ce label on peut citer Joanna Newsom, Pavement, Royal Trux, Stereolab, Cindy Dall, Faun Fables, Smog, Will Oldham, Weird War, Jim O'Rourke, David Grubbs, U.S. Maple, Alasdair Roberts, Neil Michael Hagerty, Ghost, Flying Saucer Attack, Papa M, White Magic, Espers, Shellac, Ty Segall, OM, Dirty Three, David Pajo ou Silver Jews. (fr)
  • Drag City ist ein in Chicago ansässiges Independent-Label, das 1989 von Dan Koretzky und Dan Osborn gegründet wurde. Drag City ist spezialisiert auf experimentelle Indie-Rock- und Folk-Interpreten. Die Veröffentlichungen werden in Deutschland über Rough Trade vertrieben. (de)
  • La Drag City è un'etichetta discografica statunitense con sede a Chicago fondata nel 1995 e specializzata nella produzione di musica indipendente. Gli artisti pubblicati spaziano tra generi diversi che vanno dall'alternative country, al folk, all'alternative rock ed al post rock. (it)
  • ドラッグ・シティ(Drag City) は、アメリカ・イリノイ州シカゴのインディペンデントレコードレーベル。1990年に設立され、エクスペリメンタル色の強いインディー・ロックのミュージシャンを多く手掛けている。 (ja)
  • Drag City is een onafhankelijk platenlabel uit Chicago, Verenigde Staten. Het platenlabel is opgericht in 1989 door Dan Koretzky en Dan Osborn. Drag City is gespecialiseerd in indierockbands. Onder andere de volgende bands en artiesten hebben albums bij Drag City uitgebracht: Pavement, Bill Callahan, Will Oldham, Half Japanese, Jim O'Rourke en Joanna Newsom. De eerste uitgave van het platenlabel (DC1), was de single Hero Zero van Royal Trux. Verschillende albums van Drag City worden in het Verenigd Koninkrijk uitgebracht door Domino Records. (nl)
  • Drag City is a Chicago-based independent record label. It was established with a Royal Trux single release ("Hero Zero" - DC1) in 1990 in Chicago, Illinois by Dan Koretzky and Dan Osborn. Drag City specializes in experimental indie rock acts. Bands that have released material on Drag City include: The label released the US version of Scott Walker's Tilt in 1997, after the label approached him wishing to give the album a US release. Walker described releasing the album on the indie as "an experiment". Several Drag City albums have been licensed to Domino Records for British release. (en)
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