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Hopeless Records is an independent record label located in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California. The label was started in 1993 by Louis Posen and financed by a group of private investors. Hopeless's artists are generally considered punk rock, emo, or indie.
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The label's "charitable arm," Sub City Records, participates in a number of benefit tours such as the Take Action Tour. Each year Hopeless/Sub City releases a benefit compilation Take Action! which is a multidisc compilation of punk and other independent bands. The CD release usually coincides with the annual Take Action Tour. Sub City Records was created by Hopeless Records to raise funding and awareness for non-profit organizations. ... The Take Action Tour (originally known as the Plea for Peace Tour) is an annual spring tour that not only hosts several bands, but also tries to get people alerted about the issues with teen suicide, and ultimately tries to prevent it. ... A compilation album is an album (music or spoken-word) featuring tracks from one or multiple recording artists, often culled from a variety of sources (such as studio albums, live albums, singles, demos and outtakes. ... Punk rock is an anti-establishment music movement beginning around 1976 (although precursors can be found several years earlier), exemplified and popularised by The Ramones, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Damned. ... The Take Action Tour (originally known as the Plea for Peace Tour) is an annual spring tour that not only hosts several bands, but also tries to get people alerted about the issues with teen suicide, and ultimately tries to prevent it. ...


Hopeless also owns downloadpunk.com, a music downloading site that offers songs and albums in DRM-free, 192 kbit/s MP3 format. Digital rights management (DRM) is an umbrella term that refers to access control technologies used by publishers and copyright holders to limit usage of digital media or devices. ... For other uses, see MP3 (disambiguation). ...

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Artists

Current artists

Against All Authority (often abbreviated -AAA-) is a DIY ska punk band. ... For other uses, see All Time Low (disambiguation). ... Amber Pacific is a pop punk band that formed in 2002 as a trio of high school juniors who performed locally in their Seattle hometown just for kicks under the name Follow Through. ... Kaddisfly is an American band from Eugene, Oregon whose style has been dubbed progressive, post-hardcore, experimental and alternative. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Nural is an altertanive/punk rock band from La Crescent, California. ... Samiam is a band from El Sobrante, CA formed in 1988 after the breakup of the Gilman club mainstay Isocracy. ... For other uses, see The Human Abstract (disambiguation). ... The Dangerous Summer is a 1960 book written by Ernest Hemingway. ... Ever We Fall is an American post-hardcore band from Portland, Oregon. ...

Former artists

88 Fingers Louie (sometimes referred to simply as 88 or 88 Fingers) were a melodic hardcore band from Chicago, Illinois. ... Adam Goren is a musician, better known as the sole member of the punk band Atom and His Package. ... For the self-titled album, see Avenged Sevenfold (album). ... Warner Bros. ... Common Rider was a rock band, formed in 1999 by Jesse Michaels (guitar, vocals), Mass Giorgini (bass) and Dan Lumley (drums). ... Digger was a pop punk band from Pennsylvania, signed to Hopeless Records. ... Dillinger Four is an influential American punk rock band based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... Heckle was a melodic hardcore/punk rock band from New Jersey, USA. Brandishing a unique blend of West Coast melody with East Coast fury, Heckle are somewhat reminiscent of the early New York and DC hardcore bands, yet the band brings a fresh new perspective to this old school format. ... Falling Sickness was a Riverside, California based Punk Rock band, consisting of Fritz Aragon (vocals, guitar), Zach (vocals, bass), Gabe Gil (vocals), and Angel Ieven (drums). ... This article or section seems not to be written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia entry. ... Funeral Oration was a melodic hardcore punk band from Amsterdam, the Netherlands. ... Guttermouth is an American punk rock band formed in 1989 in Huntington Beach, California and currently recording for Volcom Entertainment. ... Jeff Ott is an activist, musician, author, and longtime member of the Berkeley punk community, having fronted such seminal bands as Crimpshrine, Basic Radio, and Fifteen. ... Mêlée is a pop-rock quartet from Orange County, California. ... Sub City Records is a record label which was created by Hopeless Records to raise funding and awareness for non-profit organizations. ... Warner Bros. ... The Queers are an American pop punk band formed in 1982 by Portsmouth, New Hampshire native Joe King (A.K.A. Joe Queer). ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... Scared Of Chaka were a punk rock band based in Albuquerque, New Mexico who formed in 1993 by guitarist/vocalist David Yanul Hernandez, bassist Dameon Waggoner, and drummer Ron Skrasek. ... The Story So Far is the third album by the Tewkesbury ska punk band [spunge]. It was released on August 26, 2002. ... Look up thrice in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Sub City Records is a record label which was created by Hopeless Records to raise funding and awareness for non-profit organizations. ... Island Records is a record label that was founded by British record producers in Jamaica. ... Vagrant Records is an independent record label, founded by Face to Face manager Rich Egan and friend Jon Cohen in 1996. ... The Weakerthans are a four-piece (and sometimes six-piece[1]) Canadian indie rock band that blends punk-inflected folk rock with award-winning,[2] literate, introspective lyrics. ...

Compilations/Samplers

  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 1
  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 2
  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 3
  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 4
  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 5
  • Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 6
  • Take Action! Vol. 1
  • Take Action! Vol. 2
  • Take Action! Vol. 3
  • Take Action! Vol. 4
  • Take Action! Vol. 5
  • Take Action! Vol. 6
  • Take Action! Vol. 7 - March 4, 2008

Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. ... Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ...

See also

This is a list of record labels. ...

External links

  • Official site

  Results from FactBites:
 
Punknews.org | About Hopeless Records (842 words)
Hopeless Records metal act The Human Abstract have begun work on the follow up to 2006's Nocturne.
Some of the problems seem to stem from a falling out with their label, Hopeless Records.
Hopeless Records pop-punk act Amber Pacific is the latest band to see a member succumb to the long arm of the law.
Hopeless Records - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (102 words)
Hopeless Records is an independent record label located in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California.
Although the founders of Hopeless mainly consider themselves a punk rock label, having a label which releases diverse types of music is a part of their vision.
This record label has a "charitable arm", through which they participate in beneficial tours etc: Sub City Records.
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