Novophonic

Novophonic

Profile:
- When was Novophonic founded and by whom?
Ummhh ... basically were founded by Sirope collective in 1994 ...

- Why was this label founded?
Because, it was necessary for us to create our experiments in our own label.

- Was there a particular reason?
In that moment we were very active & full of ideas, and the panorama was quiet death here in spain.

- How did the founders come up with the idea? Are they active in this area?
Pez published his first project PARAFÜNK album in an Spanish label called LA FABRICA MAGNETICA in 1993, after this experience he was always thinking about to create his projects and with Jon Izeta aka Gastón & Xabi Zirikiain aka Loreak Mendian creates SIROPE collective to expand experimental danz music doing different stuffs like: djing & programming the ETXEKALTE jazz club in San Sebastian, doing gigs all over Spain, radio show & fanzine called DANZ KLUB, clothes company called LOREAK MENDIAN. At the end of 1993 they meet the dj & designer Txarly Brown in Barcelona in a series of concerts organized by the promoter Producciones Animadas, in which Txarly was a member and designer, in a project called RAPADELIA that united the emerging bands of that time in Spanish Hip Hop , Eat Meat, 7 Notes 7 Colors and Parafünk. After this Txarly joins the SIROPE collective and in 1994 together they found NOVOPHONIC music label...

- How do you start a record label?
Making 500 copies of our first release called INSTRÜMENTAL "Ües Taim" EP 12" in 1995.

- What kind of groups or music appear on the label? In what kind of music category can we put them? Can we place them into a category?
You can find many different kind of groups into Novophonic: Instrümental (dub & rock steady atmospheres mixed with jazz), Camping Gaz & Digi Random (drum&bass symphonies mixed with easy listening, ska, soül, rock..) , Digi Onze (Latin & Afro influences), Parafünk (Funk, Disco, Pop, Rythm&Blues & Soül), Chazan y sus eclectricos (Jungle Pop with Electrónica juices)...The only category to define Novophonic it´s Novophonic Sound!!!

- What does it take to get a record deal on your label? What does it take to release a song on your label?
Just to feel and believe the real perception of our concept of label ...
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
8436003440314 Eclectritmos  album cover Chazam Con Los Eclectricos Eclectritmos(CD, Album) Novophonic, Novophonic 8436003440314 Spain 1999 Sell This Version
NPH 195 Instrümental   album cover Instrümental Instrümental (12", EP) Novophonic NPH 195 Spain 1995 Sell This Version
NPH 295 Camping Gaz  album cover Camping Gaz & Digi Random Camping Gaz & Digi Random - Camping Gaz(12", Ltd) Novophonic NPH 295 Spain 1995 Sell This Version
NPH 396 Prologo  album cover Parafünk Prologo(10") Novophonic NPH 396 Spain 1996 Sell This Version
nph 496 El Braile  album cover Digi Onze El Braile(12") Novophonic nph 496 Spain 1996 Sell This Version
NPH 597 Disco Nudo  album cover Parafünk Disco Nudo(12") Novophonic NPH 597 Spain 1997 Sell This Version
NPH 697 Novophonic 67/97  album cover Various Novophonic 67/97(CD, Comp) Novophonic, Sirope NPH 697 Spain 1997 Sell This Version
NPH 797 Epïlogo  album cover Parafünk Epïlogo(CD, Album) Novophonic NPH 797 Spain 1997 Sell This Version
NPH 898 Onze Sports Vol. 1  album cover Digi Once* Onze Sports Vol. 1 (EP) NPH 898 Spain 1998 Sell This Version
NPH 999 The World of Circus  album cover Camping Gaz & Digi Random Camping Gaz & Digi Random - The World of Circus(12") Novophonic NPH 999 Spain 1999 Sell This Version
NPH 1100 All Shück Up! / All Shück Dub  album cover Instrümental All Shück Up! / All Shück Dub(7") Novophonic NPH 1100 Spain 2000 Sell This Version
NPH 1200 Gazoül EP  album cover Camping Gaz & Digi Random Camping Gaz & Digi Random - Gazoül EP(12") Novophonic NPH 1200 Spain 2000 Sell This Version
NPH 1299 El Trombonero Remixes  album cover Chazam* El Trombonero Remixes(12") Novophonic NPH 1299 Spain 1999 Sell This Version
NPH 1400 Blü Box  album cover Camping Gaz & Digi Random Camping Gaz & Digi Random - Blü Box(CD, Comp) Novophonic NPH 1400 Spain 2001 Sell This Version
NPH 1502 Plays Novophonic  album cover Makala Plays Novophonic(CD, Comp, Mixed) Novophonic NPH 1502 Spain 2002 Sell This Version
NPH 1602 Summer City Love  album cover Trio Kempes Summer City Love(7", Single) Novophonic NPH 1602 Spain 2002 Sell This Version
NPH 1702 Plays Novophonic (Zarautzko Dub Mixes)  album cover Makala Plays Novophonic (Zarautzko Dub Mixes)(CD, Single, Promo) Novophonic NPH 1702 Spain 2002 Sell This Version