K

K

Profile:
American label and distributor from Olympia, WA.

Initially started as a cassette-only label in 1982 by Calvin Johnson, with many local Olympia, Washington-area bands represented. The label branched out in terms of media and bands, with the International Pop Underground (IPU) series of 7" vinyl singles, and on from there into albums on vinyl and CD. K is distributed by The Business (2).

Company credit: K Records (4)
Sublabels
Contact Info:
K Records (4)
Box 7154
Olympia, WA 98507

[email protected]

General Phone
360.786.1594

FAX
360-786.5024

Mail Order
360-786-5020
Sites:
[l886]

Label


Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year 
none Survival Of The Coolest  album cover Supreme Cool Beings Survival Of The Coolest(Cass, Album) K none US 1982 Sell This Version
none Danger Is Their Business  album cover Various Danger Is Their Business(Cass, Comp) K none US 1983 Sell This Version
none Let's Together  album cover Various Let's Together(Cass, Comp, C46) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none Noxious Fumes  album cover Noxious Fumes Noxious Fumes(Cass) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none Our Secret b/w What's Important  album cover Beat Happening Our Secret b/w What's Important (Single) none US 1984 Sell This Version
none John Foster's Pop Philosophers  album cover John Foster's Pop Philosophers John Foster's Pop Philosophers(Cass) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none No Accident  album cover Immoral Roberts No Accident(Cass) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none Three Tea Breakfast  album cover Beat Happening Three Tea Breakfast(Cass, EP) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none Beat Happening  album cover Beat Happening Beat Happening(Cass, EP) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none The Animal Box  album cover Rich Jensen The Animal Box(Cass, Album) K none US 1984 Sell This Version
none Burning Farm  album cover 少年ナイフ* = Shonen Knife 少年ナイフ* = Shonen Knife - Burning Farm(Cass, Album, C40) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none Beat Happening  album cover Beat Happening Beat Happening (Album) none US 1985 Sell This Version
none The Few  album cover The Few The Few(Cass, Album, Ltd) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none For Years We Stood Clearly As One Thing  album cover Pell Mell For Years We Stood Clearly As One Thing(Cass) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none Let's Kiss  album cover Various Let's Kiss(Cass, Comp) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none Dangerous Business International  album cover Various Dangerous Business International(Cass, Comp) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none He's Funny That Way  album cover Jan Brock He's Funny That Way(Cass) K none US 1985 Sell This Version
none Other Worlds  album cover Screaming Trees Other Worlds(Cass, EP, Cle) Velvetone Records (2) none US 1986 Sell This Version
none Happy Swing  album cover The Cannanes Happy Swing(Cass, EP) K none US 1986 Sell This Version
none Big Big Sun  album cover Half Japanese* / Velvet Monkeys* Half Japanese* / Velvet Monkeys* - Big Big Sun(Cass) K none US 1986 Sell This Version
none Let's Sea  album cover Various Let's Sea(Cass, Comp) K none US 1986 Sell This Version
none ...'Til The Night Closes In  album cover Steve Fisk ...'Til The Night Closes In(Cass, C60) K, A.R.P.H. Tapes none US 1986 Sell This Version
none Recorded Live at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts  album cover The Go Team Recorded Live at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts(Cass) K none US 1986 Sell This Version
IPU 1 Look Around  album cover Beat Happening Look Around(7", Single) K IPU 1 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 2 Riverbed / She No Rattle My Cage  album cover Girl Trouble Riverbed / She No Rattle My Cage(7", Single) K IPU 2 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 3 Rollin' Like The Tide  album cover The Few Rollin' Like The Tide(7", Single) K IPU 3 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 4 Oh Yes You Can!  album cover Mecca Normal Oh Yes You Can!(7", Single) K IPU 4 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 5 No-one E.p.  album cover The Cannanes No-one E.p.(7", EP) K IPU 5 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 6 Tarantula  album cover Girl Trouble Tarantula(7", Single) K IPU 6 US 1987 Sell This Version
IPU 7 I Could Be In Heaven  album cover The Flatmates I Could Be In Heaven(7", Single) K IPU 7 US 1987 Sell This Version
none Jamboree  album cover Beat Happening Jamboree (Album) none US 1987 Sell This Version
none Your Pretty Guitar  album cover The Go Team Your Pretty Guitar(Cass, EP, C10) K none US 1987 Sell This Version
none Performed At The Hotel Olympian  album cover Timothy Brock Performed At The Hotel Olympian(Cass) K none US 1987 Sell This Version
Preference 1 The Space Between The Buildings  album cover Linda Smith The Space Between The Buildings(Cass, C30) Preference Recordings Preference 1 US 1987 Sell This Version
HMS110-1 Beat Happening / Screaming Trees  album cover Beat Happening / Screaming Trees Beat Happening / Screaming Trees - Beat Happening / Screaming Trees (EP) HMS110-1 US 1988 Sell This Version
IPU 08 I Know  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk I Know(7", Single) K IPU 08 US 1988 Sell This Version
KLP-04 Calico Kills The Cat  album cover Mecca Normal Calico Kills The Cat (Album) KLP-04 US 1988 Sell This Version
K/NBT 3303 Hit It Or Quit It  album cover Girl Trouble Hit It Or Quit It(LP, Album) The Next Big Thing, K K/NBT 3303 UK 1988 Sell This Version
K/SP 20 Hit It Or Quit It  album cover Girl Trouble Hit It Or Quit It (Album) K/SP 20 US 1988 Sell This Version
none Mecca Normal Calico Kills The Cat(Cass) K none US 1988 Sell This Version
none Two Million Years  album cover Rich Jensen Two Million Years(Cass, Album) K none US 1988 Sell This Version
none Donna Parker Pop  album cover The Go Team Donna Parker Pop(Cass, MiniAlbum, C30) K none US 1988 Sell This Version
none 1 More Valley  album cover Steve Fisk 1 More Valley(Cass, C60) K none US 1988 Sell This Version
none Birdcrash  album cover Various Birdcrash(Cass, Album, Comp, C60) K none US 1988 Sell This Version
Preference 2 Do You Know The Way...?  album cover Linda Smith Do You Know The Way...?(Cass, C30) Preference Recordings Preference 2 US 1988 Sell This Version
SP 14 Trapped / Guts  album cover Swallow (3) Trapped / Guts(7", Single, Ltd, Yel) Sub Pop SP 14 US 1988 Sell This Version
SP 20 Hit It Or Quit It  album cover Girl Trouble Hit It Or Quit It (Album) SP 20 US 1988 Sell This Version
Fitz-01 Fitz Of Depression  album cover Fitz Of Depression Fitz Of Depression (EP) Fitz-01 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTAP 89 Milquetoast Brigade / She Was Sad  album cover The Go Team Milquetoast Brigade / She Was Sad(7", S/Sided) K GTAP 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTAU 89 Tummy Hop / Maverick Summer  album cover The Go Team Tummy Hop / Maverick Summer(7", S/Sided) K GTAU 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTFE 89 Outside / Stay Ready  album cover The Go Team Outside / Stay Ready GTFE 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTJA 89 Sand / Jigsaw  album cover The Go Team Sand / Jigsaw GTJA 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTJA 89 Sand / Outside  album cover The Go Team Sand / Outside(7", Promo, TP) K, K GTJA 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTJE 89 Go Team Call / Three Ways To Sunday  album cover The Go Team Go Team Call / Three Ways To Sunday(7", S/Sided) K GTJE 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTJL 89 Scratch It Out / Bikini Twilight  album cover The Go Team Scratch It Out / Bikini Twilight GTJL 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTMA 89 Breakfast In Bed / Milquetoast Brigade  album cover The Go Team Breakfast In Bed / Milquetoast Brigade(7", TP) K, K GTMA 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTMA 89 Breakfast In Bed / Safe Little Circles  album cover The Go Team Breakfast In Bed / Safe Little Circles(7", S/Sided) K GTMA 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTMY 89 Ribeye / 935 Patterson  album cover The Go Team Ribeye / 935 Patterson(7", S/Sided) K GTMY 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTMY89 / GTJE89 Ribeye / 935 Patterson / Go Team Call / Three Ways To Sunday  album cover The Go Team Ribeye / 935 Patterson / Go Team Call / Three Ways To Sunday(7", TP) K GTMY89 / GTJE89 US 1989 Sell This Version
GTSE 89 The Pines Of Rome (Excerpt)  album cover The Go Team The Pines Of Rome (Excerpt)(7", S/Sided) K GTSE 89 US 1989 Sell This Version
IPU 9 Earthbound  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk Earthbound(7", S/Sided, Single) K IPU 9 US 1989 Sell This Version
IPU 10 Batman Theme (Instrumental)  album cover Girl Trouble With Steve Fisk Girl Trouble With Steve Fisk - Batman Theme (Instrumental)(7", Single) K IPU 10 US 1989 Sell This Version
KLP 05 Pounding Serfs  album cover Pounding Serfs Pounding Serfs(LP, Album) K KLP 05 US 1989 Sell This Version
KLP 06 Black Candy  album cover Beat Happening Black Candy (Album) KLP 06 US 1989 Sell This Version
none Black Candy  album cover Beat Happening Black Candy(Cass, Album) K none US 1989 Sell This Version
none Archer Come Sparrow  album cover The Go Team Archer Come Sparrow(Cass, Album, C46) K none US 1989 Sell This Version
none Re-New: The Love Rock Compilation  album cover Various Re-New: The Love Rock Compilation(Cass, Album, Comp) Al none US 1989 Sell This Version
ROUGH CD 145 Black Candy  album cover Beat Happening Black Candy(CD, Album) Rough Trade, K ROUGH CD 145 UK 1989 Sell This Version
03 Mungo  album cover Snailboy Mungo(7", Single) No Blow Records 03 US 1990 Sell This Version
Comm CD 17 Appetite For Extinction  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk Appetite For Extinction(CD, Album) Communion Label, K Comm CD 17 US 1990 Sell This Version
COMM LP 17 Appetite For Extinction  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk Appetite For Extinction(LP, Album) Communion Label, K COMM LP 17 US 1990 Sell This Version
COMM MC 17 Appetite For Extinction  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk Appetite For Extinction(Cass, Album) Communion Label, K COMM MC 17 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 11 Cardboard Box House Of Love  album cover Mecca Normal Cardboard Box House Of Love(7") K IPU 11 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 12 Uncrushworthy  album cover Courtney Love (2) Uncrushworthy(7") K IPU 12 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 13 G.H.M.  album cover World Of Pooh G.H.M.(7", Single) K IPU 13 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 14 Different Drum  album cover The Pastels Different Drum(7", Single) K IPU 14 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 15 Nancy Sin  album cover Beat Happening Nancy Sin (Single) IPU 15 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 16 Deertrap  album cover Seaweed Deertrap (Single) IPU 16 US 1990 Sell This Version
KOCO-1 Sunrise  album cover Timothy Brock, Olympia Chamber Orchestra* Timothy Brock, Olympia Chamber Orchestra* - Sunrise(CD, Album) K KOCO-1 US 1990 Sell This Version
LG009 Just A Smirk  album cover Seaweed Just A Smirk (Single) LG009 US 1990 Sell This Version
none The Nation Of Ulysses  album cover The Nation Of Ulysses The Nation Of Ulysses none US 1990 Sell This Version
none To Go Nowhere  album cover Various To Go Nowhere(Cass, Comp) Knw-Yr-Own none US 1990 Sell This Version
none Three's Company  album cover Various Three's Company(7", Single) Simple Machines, Simple Machines, Simple Machines, Leopard Gecko, Merge Records, Meat Records none US 1990 Sell This Version
none What Ears See  album cover Various What Ears See(Cass, Comp) What (3) none US 1990 Sell This Version
SHR 001 Winky Dog  album cover Various Winky Dog(Cass, Smplr) Shrimper SHR 001 US 1990 Sell This Version
SP68 The Wagon  album cover Dinosaur Jr* The Wagon(7", Single, Whi) Sub Pop SP68 US 1990 Sell This Version
SP74 Red Head Walking  album cover Beat Happening Red Head Walking(7", Single, Ltd, Red) Sub Pop SP74 US 1990 Sell This Version
IPU 17 Yes She Is My Skinhead Girl  album cover Unrest (2) Yes She Is My Skinhead Girl(7", Single) K, Teenbeat IPU 17 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 18 A Very Generous Portrait  album cover Brief Weeds A Very Generous Portrait(7", EP) K IPU 18 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 19 Music For Pets  album cover Shadowy Men On A Shadowy Planet Music For Pets IPU 19 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 20 Pumpkin Patch  album cover Some Velvet Sidewalk Pumpkin Patch(7", Single) K IPU 20 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 21 Shouldn't Happen To A Dog c/w Mask Of The Squaxin  album cover Thee Headcoats Shouldn't Happen To A Dog c/w Mask Of The Squaxin(7", Single) K IPU 21 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 22 Highlights  album cover Courtney Love (2) Highlights(7", Single) K IPU 22 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 23 Futuristic Lover  album cover Melody Dog Futuristic Lover(7", Single) K IPU 23 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 24 Holiday  album cover Duck Hunt Holiday(7", Single) K IPU 24 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 25 She Says  album cover Heavenly She Says (Single) IPU 25 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 27 That's Fine  album cover Snuff (3) That's Fine(7") K IPU 27 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 28 Armchairs Fit Through Doorways  album cover Mecca Normal Armchairs Fit Through Doorways (Single) IPU 28 US 1991 Sell This Version
IPU 29 Yesterday  album cover Gravel (2) Yesterday(7", Single) K IPU 29 US 1991 Sell This Version
klp 09 Cavern By The Sea  album cover Thee Headcoats Cavern By The Sea(12") K klp 09 US 1991 Sell This Version