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Current Artists 

Airbird & Napolian

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

Brett

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We’ve had our eye on Brett since the fall of 2012. A friend in California shared with us an early single and we were hooked. Their music is polished, premium and immediate. Brett is four members, spread between D.C. and LA.

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 triumphant in sound and rich in construct. With one of the strongest voices in modern music, Chad Valley is pure pop talent.

Cuushe

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Cuushe stays in constant motion. Raised in the culturally rich confines of 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.

Press Highlights

Dazed/Gorilla vs Bear/Pitchfork/Spin

Ditt Inre

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

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.

Press Highlights

FADER/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 mid-tempo house music, Essáy's material puts the mind in motion and stirs the imagination.

Press Highlights

Earmilk/FADER/Last Gas Station/XLR8R

et aliae

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We’re proud to welcome rising London producer and design student et aliae to the roster. With musical intuition reaching well past her age, et aliae's marriage of melody and movement is unhurried and elegant.

Press Highlights

DUMMY/PIGEONS & PLANES/PORTALS

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 uniquely their own. Following an outstanding EP and a string of celebrated remixes, Jensen Sportag's debut album, Stealth of Days was released in November.

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.

Korallreven

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Following the release of a highly-acclaimed debut LP that pulled from references as wide as dancehall and minimal techno to commercial pop and modern composition, Stockholm's Korallreven join Cascine. Their new album is set against a hyper pop landscape gathering washes of melodic arpeggios and Far East influences.

Press Highlights

Pitchfork/Stereogum/Spin/PopMatters

Lemonade

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Lemonade is a band we've admired for years. Known for their consistently lush rhythms and distinct arrangements, their music is equal parts throwing back and pushing forward, always landing square in the pleasure centres.

Press Highlights

The Guardian/FADER/Filter/Pitchfork

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.

School '94

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S94 is among a new crop of artists redefining the sound of Gothenburg from the inside out. Pulling from classic punk and modern pop reference points, the tracks are stripped down, honest and expertly played. Blue guitar curls mix with high, romantic basslines and pulsing percussion to provide a platform for Alice Botéus’ unbreakable voice.

Selebrities

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Based in Brooklyn, but with a sound influenced by European artists of the late-eighties and nineties, Selebrities is a band we think the world of. Maria Usbeck owns vocal duties, Jer Robert Paulin plays guitar, his brother Josh handles bass, and Max Peterson oversees production.

Press Highlights

Dazed Digital/Dummy/FADER/Portals

Shine 2009

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Shine 2009's music is cool and nonchalant. Their sound formed the very foundation of Cascine. Sami Suova and Mikko Pykari also operate as leftfield electronic act, Cup, and share a member with Finnish band, Regina. Our Nation, their sophomore album, was released in October. Shine 2009 is from Helsinki, now living in Berlin.

Sun Angels

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London via Sweden producer Sun Angels explores the fringes of emotion-driven electronic music. His releases swing from Eurotrance to East Coast rave, to evoke a sense of shifting time zones and landscapes.

Press Highlights

DUMMY/Gold Flake Paint/IMPOSE

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.

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.

Past Artists 

Keep Shelly in Athens

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Picture

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Rush Midnight

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Southern Shores

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Wintercoats

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World Tour

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