VMS Records

VMS Records

Official Website: http://www.vmsrecords.com

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This Baltimore-based label has been around since 1999, and has put out releases from such bands as The Gadjits, UK Subs, and The Pietasters. Their current roster includes The Shakedowns, The Springfields, and No-Cash.

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VMS Records calls it quits
VMS Records is closing their doors. Label head Adam made the announcement: After 2 years of not putting anything out I recently decided that I am going to put this label to sleep... I have put out 21ish cds in the last 7 years or so and would have done a lot more had things not fallen apart they way they did (if you really want to know why email me at adam@vmsrecords.com)... Either way thanks to anyone that ever helped out, let me put out your cd, bought one of the cds, or ever had anything to do with the label at all... I am…
2007-02-13 10:00:11

Two Man Advantage to reissue / expand Drafted on VMS
Two Man Advantage will reissue their 1998 debut Drafted on VMS Records soon. The new edition will include the entire original CD, material from several split 7"s, TMA's first demos and an unreleased Down By Law cover. No release date has been announced yet.…
2005-08-27 13:32:02

Man Without Plan sign to VMS
VMS has announced the signing of Man Without Plan. The band will soon release their fifth studio album titled The Return Of No Point with an October date planned. A demo of a track can from the album can be found in MP3 format here: "Quiche…
2005-08-22 08:07:42

No-Cash (2002-2005)
VMS Records' band No-Cash has called it quits. The band's website is down so there's no official word yet on the why. The band released a full length on VMS in 2003 titled Run Your Pockets. In other VMS news the release of the previously announced Electric Frankenstein EP Super Kool has been pushed back to January 18th. It will feature two new songs, four rare songs from overseas singles…
2005-01-06 09:47:01

ShakeDowns CD release show / VMS showcase
The ShakeDowns new self-titled record arrives on October 5th. It was produced by Jack Endino, whose name you'll find in the credits to records from Nirvana, Mudhoney, Hot Hot Heat, Zeke and many others. To celebrate the band is throwing a CD release party on Saturday October 2nd at the Black Cat in Washington DC. They'll be playing as part of a VMS Records showcase that also features Electric Frankenstein and The Vote. You can preview the song "You'll Pop" on the band's…
2004-09-14 08:37:47

New Electric Frankenstein EP on VMS Records
VMS Records will be releasing a new Electric Frankenstein EP titled Super Kool. It will feature 2 new songs, 4 rare songs from overseas singles, three covers (of songs by The Nomads, Sex Pistols and Black Sabbath). The artwork for the release has been done by Johnny Ace. The release will be available on Halloween (which happens to fall on October 31st this year, as it usually does). To celebrate the…
2004-08-20 23:36:51

No-Cash on the road
VMS Records band No-Cash is hitting the road this summer to play shows throughout the United States. The band is looking to fill a few spaces in their schedule, particularly in California.…
2004-06-25 11:14:48

Track listing for VMS 'One Man's Trash' compilation
VMS Records has announced that their upcoming compilation of rare material, One Man's Trash, will be released on June 15th. All the songs on the compilation are exclusive rare material, including live cuts, demos, alternative takes and more. Bands involved include Against Me!, Sixgun Radio, Blind Pigs, Big D & The Kids Table, River City Rebels, The Shakedowns, Throw Rag, Ann Beretta, Ducky Boys, No-Cash, Down By Law, Youth Gone Mad & Dee Dee Ramone and Electric Frankenstein among others.…
2004-06-03 21:24:14

Something About Vampires And Sluts sign to VMS
South Carolina's own new new-wave band Something About Vampires and Sluts are going to be releasing their new album We Break Our Own Hearts on VMS Records sometime in the relatively near future. You can download an MP3 of "Can't Be Wrong"…
2004-04-01 16:19:40

The Vote signs to VMS
"Philly band, The Vote (formerly known as When in Roam), sign to VMS. Their new yet to be titled album will be hitting the streets around the end of June. They will be appearing on the label's new "One Man's Trash" comp and will be hitting the road over the summer.…
2004-03-16 11:12:27

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