Video Game Music Record Labels
The following is a list of record companies pressing amazing pieces of work onto beloved wax discs for us all to enjoy!
Fangamer is a leading proponent in the gaming merchandise industry as well as a charitable organization in support of GDQ (Games Done Quick) & SGDQ (Summer Games Done Quick). This label has been dedicated to bringing the best of the best indie game music vinyl to the forefront of every collector’s library.
G4F Records is a French based record company providing the world with soundtracks for beloved games such as Furi. They have been focusing lately on a crowd sourced record pressing system, allowing gamers to pre-order records with different tiers of rewards upon successful funding.
gamemusic records is a group of dedicated game music fans that run the news site gamemusic.pl. Based out of Poland, this record company is dedicated to providing the community with quality releases and the gamemusic festival.
Gamer’s Edition started out in 2016 with the sole dedication of bringing Collector’s Edition style packaging to beloved indie games. This UK based record company pushed itself deeply into the Video Game Music Vinyl industry in 2017 with their release of Rogue Legacy, and later the soundtrack to beloved indie gem Stardew Valley.
Ghost Ramp is a traditional record company based out of Los Angeles, California. Originally focusing on indie rock and alternative rock bands, this label has since made itself into a staple of the Video Game Music Vinyl market with often unique and defining releases.
iam8bit is a record label unique to their own. Based out of Los Angeles, this record company deals in highly artistic and dedicated releases to soundtracks of some of the industries most renowned gaming scores. Promising excellence, this record company is dedicated to meshing the world of high art and Video Game Music on wax.
Materia Collective is a label producing soundtracks for some of the industries greatest indie games of this generation. From remixes of timeless classics to modern soundtracks that will surely stand the test of time, this label is dedicated to bringing quality vinyl to gamers.
Minimum Records is an independent record label based out of the UK. This label started in 2017 and focuses on releasing game soundtracks on vinyl and digital formats. Keep an eye out on this label for sure, as they are just starting out, but from what we have seen the potential is huge!
Mondo is a figurehead in the pop culture scene. This homegrown label has paved its way to be one of the most synonymous record labels, not only in video game music, but motion picture and television soundtracks. There is no doubt that Mondo has pressed at least one soundtrack in every collector’s library.
Sumthing Else Music Works
Sumthing Else Music Works is a label based out of the United States. This label started out releasing soundtracks digitally and on CD, but has since branched out to releasing on vinyl. Partnering with some of the worlds leading game developers, this label has produced some of the best soundtracks on the market.
Who would have though a T-Shirt company would get into records? This company works with some of the best indie artists in the pop culture scene to curate some of the best pieces of art to grace the vinyl scene. This charitable company is making a splash in the video game vinyl industry in all the right ways!
Occasional Video Game Music Record Labels
The following is a list of record companies whose main focus is not the release of Video Game Music Vinyl but have released some occasional gaming soundtracks.
Enjoy The Toons Records
Enjoy The Toons Records is a label dedicated to pressing 80’s & 90’s nostalgia to vinyl record. A sub-label to Enjoy The Ride Records, this label has released soundtracks to beloved TV shows and movies. Their Let’s Kick Shell record is a cover tribute to the themes of the cartoon series as well as the TMNT IV: Turtles In Time video game.
Ghostly International is an independent label based out of Michigan. Starting in 1999, this label has been dedicated to serving independent electronic bands in the process of making a name for themselves. Branching out into gaming releases has been a real treat from this wholesome label!
Minority Records is a Czech label founded in 1996. The vinyl soundtracks they have released have been mainly for games made by Amanita Design.
Streaming Arrow Records
Streaming Arrow Records is a label based out of Carlsbad, California. Established in 2018 this record label made its video game vinyl debut with Switched On SNES’s arrangement album Switched On: A Link to The Past. Dedicated to bringing high quality releases to fruition this new label shows a lot of promise!