Takeover Records


Formed in 1997 by Yellowcard guitarist Ben Harper and Greg McDonald, the label began by releasing early Yellowcard material, but has since grown to be the home of Inspection 12, Near Miss, Craig's Brother and others.

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Safari So Good: "She Found You (Samiam)"
Safari So Good have posted their cover of the Samiam track, "She Found You." The original song comes from Samiam's 1998 album, You Are Freaking Me Out. Check out the song on their myspace page. Safari So Good released Every Fight Is a Food Fight When You're a Cannibal last…
2009-06-15 15:30:02

River City High: "Amy"
River City High have posted a video for the song "Amy". The track comes from last year's release Not Enough Saturday Nights via Takeover…
2007-07-01 11:00:02

Near Miss announces hiatus
Near MIss, which consists of two former members of Bigwig, have announced the dreaded "hiatus" in a message on their MySpace page: the future is hard to tell in general but i think we will plan to play a last show or two with me and josh back in austin sometime after the summer..so we will post something about that as soon as we dial in a date..and who knows maybe a studio record eventually..we all are super tight friends and there…
2007-06-27 21:00:02

Ben Harper leaves Amber Pacific
After joining the band back in October, Ben Harper has left Amber Pacific. The former Yellowcard guitarist also left that band in November of last year. Harper, who also runs Takeover Records, had this to say: Amber Pacific are a bunch of great guys, but after writing with them in Seattle, I felt I needed to rethink my position in life. Though the guitarist has received an offer to play in a band you may have…
2006-12-19 22:00:02

Takeover signs Oh No Not Stereo
Takeover Records have signed the Los Angeles-based pop-rock group Oh No Not Stereo. The band's previous self-released/titled EP will be re-released via Takeover on February…
2006-11-17 09:15:02

River City High post full-album stream
Takeover Records act River City High have a full album stream of their new release Not Enough Saturday Nights. You can check out the stream…
2006-11-16 09:00:02

River City High post e-card
Takeover Records have posted an e-card featuring three tracks from River City High's forthcoming release Not Enough Saturday Nights. The sophomore release from the band is currently available for preorder through the label and is set to be released November 14th. You can check out the e-card…
2006-11-04 13:00:02

Takeover signs River City High
River City High recently inked a deal with Takeover Records to become the ninth band signed to the label. Their second LP, Not Enough Saturday Nights, is slated for a November 14th release. You can check out some music on their myspace page. The band has embarked on their Drunk Is What We Aim for tour.…
2006-09-06 23:32:45

Stream Near Miss new record
Near Miss announced that you can stream their entire new record Testing the Ends of What They'll Put Up With on their purevolume page by clicking here. The album is their first for Takeover and follow up to 2002's The Gentle Art Of Making Enemies.…
2006-07-16 12:43:24

Near Miss video shoot
Near Miss has announced that from July 13th through th 16th they will be shooting a video for "Now Rectify" from their new record Testing The Ends Of What They'll Put Up With out on Takeover Records in L.A. The band states that they only need about 50 people for the video, so e-mail them…
2006-07-11 09:00:02

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