Cooking Vinyl Records

Cooking Vinyl has developed a reputation as one of Europe’s prime artist-focused independent labels, inspiring an enviable loyalty among its artist roster. It is also in the vanguard of music companies offering innovative services-only deals that claim no stake in artists’ copyrights.

Cooking Vinyl take full responsibility for the management of a project whether functioning as a label or in a services-only setting. Adding more than just marketing muscle, Cooking Vinyl devise and implement worldwide sales, marketing and distribution plans for their artists, working alongside booking agents and artist managers.

Artists signed to services deals with Cooking Vinyl include Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly., Underworld, Groove Armada and The Charlatans. Such is the loyalty and affection among artists for the label that the likes of Jackie Leven and Frank Black have returned close to 20 times to record fresh collections with them. Cooking Vinyl’s deal with Ingenious for The Prodigy created Europe and the UK’s biggest selling independent record in 2009.


Area 11
Art Brut
Asian Dub Foundation
Black Spiders
The Blackout
Billy Bragg
Ali Campbell
Chas & Dave
The Cranberries
The Cult
Days Of May
Ding Wei
The D.O.T.
Does It Offend You, Yeah?
Raphael Doyle
Sam Duckworth
The Enemy
The Fratellis
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly
Thea Gilmore
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra
Grand Duchy
Hayseed Dixie
Howling Bells
James Skelly & The Intenders
Paul Kelly
The King Blues
Seth Lakeman
Jackie Leven
Long Comets
Lorna Shore
Marilyn Manson
Maxïmo Park
Me And That Man
Alison Moyet
The Nightingales
Ocean Colour Scene
Amanda Palmer
The Pigeon Detectives
Primitive Weapons
The Prodigy
Reverend and The Makers
The Rifles
Roll Deep
Ron Sexsmith
Skye | Ross
Slowly Rolling Camera
The Subways
Tal National
Teddy Thompson
The Travelling Band
Turin Brakes
The View
The Virginmarys