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    Text Me Records announce new mixtape ‘Group Chat’ with first single “So Photogenic”

Text Me Records announce new mixtape ‘Group Chat’ with first single “So Photogenic”

Text Me Records has been on a roll, stockpiling tunes on tunes from their roster of artists, including Mikos Da Gawd, Julia Lewis, Drew Banga, Tia Nomore and countless [...]

By |August 6, 2018|Comments Off on Text Me Records announce new mixtape ‘Group Chat’ with first single “So Photogenic”

Bobbi Rohs drops “itsjusttheletterb”

While there are plenty of new releases to reckon with on the national front, make sure you save headspace for all the great local projects coming out.

Take San Francisco [...]

By |June 8, 2018|Comments Off on Bobbi Rohs drops “itsjusttheletterb”

New Sound, New Me: A quick Q&A with Berel

Singer-songwriter Berel has been doing this music thing for a while. But recently, he dropped the second half of his name (formerly going by Berel Alexander), got a haircut, [...]

By |April 6, 2018|Comments Off on New Sound, New Me: A quick Q&A with Berel
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    Text Me Records’ Valentine’s Day mixtape ‘Bang My Line’ is all the feels

Text Me Records’ Valentine’s Day mixtape ‘Bang My Line’ is all the feels

A smattering of singles, monthly showcases and the continuous scooping of local talent for their collection, Text Me Records has been the imprint to watch for 2018. True to [...]

By |February 13, 2018|Comments Off on Text Me Records’ Valentine’s Day mixtape ‘Bang My Line’ is all the feels
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    Oakland’s Ricky Lake debuts “Wino,” first single off Text Me Records

Oakland’s Ricky Lake debuts “Wino,” first single off Text Me Records

For a little while, Ricky Lake had a fear about working with a music label. Up until this year, the Los Angeles-born, Nashville-bred, Oakland-residing artist was making music solely [...]

By |December 8, 2017|Comments Off on Oakland’s Ricky Lake debuts “Wino,” first single off Text Me Records

Phem and Fat Tony team up for Text Me Records track

San Francisco-based label Text Me Records has announced its latest collaboration with two up-and-coming hip-hop artists. Los Angeles-based artist Phem is teaming up with Houston's Fat Tony on a [...]

By |December 4, 2017|Comments Off on Phem and Fat Tony team up for Text Me Records track

Mixtape: Great Bay Area Record Labels

Editor's note: Following the original publication of this post, we were alerted to the announcement that Death Records has closed following accusations of sexual assault against founder Brian Wakefield. [...]

By |November 16, 2017|4 Comments
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    New Phone Who Dis? Showcase to feature Kyle Dion, Mars Today, Mikos Da Gawd, Social Work

New Phone Who Dis? Showcase to feature Kyle Dion, Mars Today, Mikos Da Gawd, Social Work

San Francisco's Text Me Records brings back its monthly roster showcase and this month's edition features a nicely mixed crop of up-and-coming and seasoned R&B acts.

At first glance, Kyle [...]

By |July 31, 2017|Comments Off on New Phone Who Dis? Showcase to feature Kyle Dion, Mars Today, Mikos Da Gawd, Social Work
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    Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”

Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”

New SF label Text Me Records emerged out of Different Fur Studios with a slew of releases earlier this year, and today we're premiering their latest: a new single [...]

By |May 12, 2017|Comments Off on Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”