When a record label displays actual integrity by being faithful in offering fans quality music from real artists year after, people take notice. Rope A Dope Records is celebrating 10 years of fantastic music and an incredibly manicured brand image. Medieski Martin and Wood, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Charlie Hunter, North Mississippi All-stars and DJ Logic are just a few of the seminal artists who have released records on the Philadelphia-based label. We recently sat down with founder Andy Hurwitz to dive deep into subject like the future of record labels, how to make actual money and starting off in the music industry.
JDT has recently released their awesome debut album on Rope-A-Dope Records, putting their record alongside some talented giants like the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Medieski Martin and Wood and Charlie Hunter. The NYC-based band recently sat down with us for an interview where dove into topics like the inimitable Roland Juno 60, Radiohead impersonators and ways to engage your fanbase without being a douche. Follow us after the jump and we’ll get to the bottom of this genre-bending trio.