Cascine

Current Artists 

Airbird & Napolian

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Joel Ford and Ian Evans are cross-country production duo, Airbird & Napolian. After collaborating on assorted projects for the Software label, the boys joined forces for a record on Cascine.

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FADER/FACT/PITCHFORK

Brett

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Brett are some of the stickiest songwriters in the business. Their music is pure pop, polished and premium. Brett is four members, originally from D.C., now based in LA.

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DUMMY/IMPOSE/NYLON

Chad Valley

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Chad Valley is Hugo Manuel from Oxford, UK, one of the label's earliest and longest-standing artists. His music is big in sound and rich in construct. With one of the strongest voices in modern music, Chad Valley is an undeniable talent.

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Pitchfork/SPIN/STEREOGUM

Cuushe

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Cuushe stays in constant motion. Raised in culturally rich Kyoto, she spent the years following childhood in neighboring Osaka before moving to Tokyo. Later, she would make London and then Berlin her home. Cuushe's material reflects her widespread travels, fusing her eastern roots and western reference points.

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Dazed/Gorilla vs Bear/JAPAN TIMES

Ditt Inre

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Singing in their native tongue of Swedish, Ditt Inre are a case study in pop music's ability to move past obvious things like language and lyrics. Ditt Inre comprises Hampus Klint and Einar Andersson.

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Ad Hoc/DIY/Pitchfork

Erika Spring

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Apart from her work with Au Revoir Simone, solo material by Brooklyn's Erika Spring explores the subjects of femininity, strength and conflict. Her material for Cascine sets her signature sense of finesse against a backdrop of sturdier production and tougher beats.

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Pitchfork/SPIN/Vogue

Essáy

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Essáy is Simon Schilling from Heidelberg, Germany. Quickly building a global fan base through his absorbing brand of midtempo house music, Essáy's material puts the mind in motion and stirs the imagination.

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Earmilk/FADER/LAGASTA

et aliae

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Classically trained as a pianist in Singapore, et aliae now resides in London, studying design at Central Saint Martins. Her music gained attention in 2014 with a string of online releases that showcased her elegant and uncluttered productions.

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DAZED/FADER/SPIN

Half Waif

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Nandi Rose Plunkett writes, records and performs under the name Half Waif. Her music is deeply personal and engaging, reflecting her lifelong endeavor to reconcile a sense of home. When not traveling or on tour, Nandi is based in New York.

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NPR/Pitchfork/Stereogum

Jensen Sportag

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Jensen Sportag is Austin Wilkinson and Elvis Craig from Nashville. Their music straddles time periods, taking the best of each era and making it their own. Following an outstanding EP and a string of celebrated remixes, Jensen Sportag's debut album was an exploration in sensuality and shifting shapes.

Kisses

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Jesse Kivel and Zinzi Edmundson make music under the Kisses moniker from their hometown of LA. Their stamp on pop music is stylish and straightforward, set in a world of romantic fiction and wilting glamour.

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All Music/BBC/Interview Mag

Korallreven

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On the heels of a highly-acclaimed debut LP that summoned genres from dancehall and minimal techno to commercial pop and modern composition, Stockholm's Korallreven join Cascine. Their sophomore album is set against a hyperpop landscape, gathering washes of melodic arpeggios and Far East influences.

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DAZED/FACT/TLOBF

The Legends

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The Legends from Stockholm is the solo project of Johan Angergård, Labrador label boss and founding member of Acid House Kings, Club 8 and Pallers. As The Legends, Johan's career spans 13 years and four albums.

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BILLBOARD/BROOKLYN VEGAN/SPIN

Lemonade

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Known for their consistently lush rhythms and distinct arrangements, Lemonade's music is equal parts throwing back and pushing forward, always landing square in the pleasure centres. Lemonade is Callan Clendenin, Alex Pasternak and Ben Steidel.

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The Guardian/Filter/Pitchfork

Maria Usbeck

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Former Selebrities frontwoman returns to Cascine with her eponymous solo project that captures her childhood in South America and a drive to compose in Spanish. Her debut album reads like an exotic travel diary - music made by a perceptive explorer designed to tap into the shared core of human expression.

Morly

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Minneapolis-bred, LA-based producer and vocalist, Katy Morley, writes stirring downtempo tracks that explore the transient space between joy and melancholy. Her strange and beautiful world is informed by her choral background, a penchant for minimalism and a love of dance.

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FADER/GORILLA VS BEAR/INTERVIEW

Mt. Si

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Mt. Si is a collaborative project among three friends in LA – Sarah Chernoff, Jesse Kivel and Michael David. The group began casually working together in 2012 during recording sessions for Classixx's debut LP, Hanging Gardens, and has been collabing on pop jams since.

NOIA

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Gisela Fulla-Silvestre was born and raised in Barcelona, the only daughter of her activist and intellectual parents. After finishing a degree in sound design at Berklee, she now resides in NY working with film and producing electronic music that incorporates traces of Dancehall, Tropicalia and R&B.

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AdHoc/Gorilla vs Bear/Remezcla

The Road Chief

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Under his alias, The Road Chief, Mark McGuire creates casual pop jams that fall outside of his solo work for Dead Oceans. The tracks are a contemporary patchwork of 80s soul and smooth jazz, filtered through the lens of late summer in Southern California.

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IMPOSE/SELF-TITLED/SPIN

Roland Tings

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Melbourne-based dance producer Roland Tings joins Cascine following highly regarded releases on Internasjonal and 100% Silk. 2017 will see the launch of a pair of EPs along with near constant touring. We've been fans of Tings for years and are proud to welcome him to the family.

RxGibbs

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RxGibbs makes music for space travel, late night car rides and thinking clearly about heavy things. Ron’s been with Cascine since the beginning and his sound is integral to the patchwork of the label.

Shine 2009

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The sound of Shine 2009 formed the very foundation of Cascine with their debut EP, Associates, being CSN001. Sami Suova and Mikko Pykari also operate as electronic act, Cup, and share a member with Finnish band, Regina. Shine 2009 is from Helsinki.

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DAZED/Gorilla vs Bear/Pitchfork

Southern Shores

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Southern Shores are one of Cascine's earliest acts, having helped define the label's windswept aesthetic with three acclaimed releases that pull from a global, but deliberately unspecific set of reference points.

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FADER/PITCHFORK/XLR8R

Sun Angels

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London producer Sun Angels explores the fringes of emotion-driven electronic music. His material swings from Eurotrance to East Coast rave, evoking a sense of shifting timezones and landscapes along the way.

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AD HOC/DUMMY/Gold Flake Paint

Tempelhof x Gigi Masin

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Italian producers Tempelhof and composer & director, Gigi Masin, began collaborating in 2012, sharing sketches to create piano-based soundscapes that are both classically informed and contemporary.

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Dummy/Ransom Note/Test Pressing

Urulu

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Urulu is Taylor Freels. Raised in California but based in Berlin, Urulu has earned respect from the worldwide dance community for his distinct combinations of contemplative chords and clever drum programming.

Wildarms

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Wildarms paints from a palette of breakbeats, nature samples and major key chord progressions. His material is woven with a sense of optimism, drawing references to both downtown lounge parties and commercial hip-hop. Wildarms is Duncan Cooper, who also serves as deputy editor at The FADER.

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Ad Hoc/DAZED/Dummy

Yumi Zouma

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Yumi Zouma began as a project in 2013 between three friends from Christchurch, New Zealand. The songs were never intended to leave the equipment they were composed on, but following some dialogue with the label, it was clear that the music was too good to be confined to hard drives.

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FADER/Pitchfork/Gorilla vs Bear

Past Artists 

Holly Waxwing

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Keep Shelly in Athens

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Picture

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Rush Midnight

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School '94

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Selebrities

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Wintercoats

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World Tour

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