The label is an outspoken critic of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), arguing that the association uses ineffective and heavyhanded business tactics and does not fulfill its claims to represent the music industry. In contrast to the RIAA, the label promotes music downloads, arguing that they help consumers sample music before buying. It has released five albums and numerous single songs for free download on its webpage.
Go-Kart artists (both past and present) include The Buzzcocks, Anti-Flag, Lunachicks, Boris the Sprinkler, Conflict, Two Man Advantage, Parasites, The Meatmen, Cougars, GuFF, I Farm, The Menzingers, Vision Of Disorder, Weston, The Candy Snatchers, Down by Law, Buttsteak, Icons Of Filth and Banner Pilot.
From four fledgling enterprises, one creative incubator to bind them; At Matter Worldwide, a quartet of young firms achieve harmony under one roof.(BUSINESS)
Dec 26, 2010; Byline: DAVID PHELPS; STAFF WRITER From the fifth floor of the Wyman-Partridge Building in the Minneapolis Warehouse District,...